“Favorite Song of All Time Joe Jackson: “Steppin’ Out”. Every time I hear it, it takes me back to being three and hearing it in the car and thinking, “I’ve never heard anything like this in my life.” I’ve always loved that song.”—
I don’t want to make the job of our troops serving in places like Iraq and Afghanistan any harder than it already is, the risks of release outweigh the benefits. Conspiracy theorists around the world will just claim the photos are doctored anyway, and there is a real risk that releasing the photos will only serve to inflame public opinion in the Middle East.
Imagine how the American people would react if Al Qaeda killed one of our troops or military leaders, and put photos of the body on the internet,” he said. “Osama bin Laden is not a trophy - he is dead and let’s now focus on continuing the fight until Al Qaeda has been eliminated.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers (R-MI)