The appearence of honest contrition and remorse for these barbaric actions is to be gained.
Originally Posted by Damocles
The appearance of consistency in Obama's approach is to be gained.
The trust of a world we are increasingly dependant on is to be gained.
The evidence that these barbaric actions were not the result of a "few bad apples" is to be gained.
Cognitive Dissonance is a powerful mindfuck. It transfixes it's host with the terror of inconvenient truth .. the brain becomes motionless .. and all avenues to critical thought are blocked.
Even science no longer makes sense.