"That's the first time I ever signed a waterboard."
What: Former Vice President Dick Cheney signed a waterboarding kit in a teaser released Sunday for comedian Sacha Baron Cohen's new TV show.
In the video, Cohen is heard off-screen asking Cheney if he will sign the kit. The hawkish Republican
"That's the first time I ever signed a waterboard," Cheney says.
Why: Cheney has said he "signed off" on the use of torture in President George W. Bush's War on Terror and has remained an unapologetic supporter of waterboarding.
The seven-episode series will follow Cohen as an undercover journalist who will
Drudge Report founding editor Matt Drudge warned his Twitter followers on Monday that Cohen is "at it again" and nobody is safe.
Sacha Baron Cohen at it again! This time for CBS/SHOWTIME. Lots of tricks played. Both Republicans and Democrats are getting caught up in the madness. Sacha has finked Cheney, Palin, Howard Dean, Alberto Gonzales, Bernie, Trent Lott, Patraeus, Ted Koppel, and more… BEWARE!— MATT DRUDGE (@DRUDGE) July 9, 2018