Waterboarding? What’s that?

Attorney General wannabe Michael Mukasey told the Senate Judiciary Committee Tuesday that his is “not sure” if waterboarding torture is legal or not.

Not sure? And this guy wants to be the top law enforcement official in the land?

Mukasey unsure on waterboarding

epa01150130 U.S. Attorney General nominee Michael Mukasey testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. USA on 18 October 2007.  This is the second day of confirmation hearings for Mukasey.  He is expected to be approved without significant objection.  EPA/STEFAN ZAKLINPresident Bush’s nominee for attorney general told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that he does not know whether it is legal for interrogators to use waterboarding, a technique that simulates drowning.

[MSNBC Political News]