Experts say it's possible Mehsud was always a hardcore militant and deceived his captors.Oh great. Just what we need in this world, more terrorists. Howard Dean was right. We are no safer with Saddam out of power. John Kerry is right. Bush's disasterous handling of Afganistan and Iraq is creating more terrorist. The concentration camp at Guantanamo is actually creating terrorists.
"The other possibility is that the two years in captivity was itself a radicalizing experience," says terrorism expert Brian Jenkins.
A defiant Mehsud now claims he's avenging cruelty against Muslims. He vows to fight to the death against Americans and Pakistanis under American influence.
Can we please fire this guy and elect someone with some brains who understands war.