Rumsfeld: This Is Worthless. We Know How He Feels.

Abby Zimet

When a supposedly more tolerant Donald Rumsfeld sat down for an interview with Al Jazeera’s Abderrahim Foukara, it didn't take long for Rumsfeld to revert to sociopathic form, fuming at the audacity of anyone questioning him about anything - in this case, the inadequacy of U.S. planning that led to hundreds of thousands of civilian deaths in Iraq. Rumsfeld once called Al Jazeera's coverage “vicious, inaccurate and inexcusable.” He knows whereof he speaks. Video.

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