Monday, July 8, 2013
Remember when Christopher Hitchens had himself waterboarded? Now Mos Def has been force-fed like hunger-stirkiing prisoners at Gitmo to see what it's like. Took place in London three weeks and he even dressed in an orange jump suite. And he didn't like it. "In the disturbing footage, posted at The Guardian, Bey has a tube shoved down his nasal cavity and down his throat, at which point he pleads for the process to stop."
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