[QUOTE=Revi$_I$l@nd;4012300]To pretend that it hasn't led to the gathering of intelligence that saved lives is frankly idiotic.[/QUOTE]
It's about effective as the TSA. All that money poured down the drain and they have not stopped one terrorists this year and that is with the increase suppression by frisking people and the body scanners.
With all that money, they should be catching terrorists daily. The torture doesn't work. It is battlefield level psyop used to p1ss off or scare off the enemy.