Maddow Calls BS on Rep. Schock

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The tide may finally be starting to turn on this whole nonsense story drummed up by Dick Cheney that trying the Christmas bomber Umar Abdulmutallab in civilian courts (and by necessity reading him his Miranda rights) is a dramatic departure from how we’ve handled terrorist arrests in the past.

Rachel Maddow shut down Rep. Aaron Schock (R-IL) when he tried to pull that rabbit out of the hat again yesterday on Meet the Press. Watch.

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