Note the nuanced logic: torture violates both the law and the Constitution. The president is bound by the Constitution. Notice anything missing here? Can you find any indication that Judge Mukasey believes the president is bound by the law of the land? Me neither.Interesting side adventures that you acquire when tracking down internet meme's like "the shoter(foo)".
[ cf Shorter Senator Dianne Feinstein: ]
And should we really still be taking things in context as if they were factual in some pre-911 way?