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National Memo Editor-in-Chief Joe Conason stopped by MSNBC’s Politics Nation with Al Sharpton“Tuesday night to discuss The World According To Dick Cheney, a new documentary on the 46th vice president directed  by R.J. Cutler.

“What is on the record now about what they did in Iraq is so devastatingly bad,” Conason said of Cheney and former president George W. Bush. “The question I would like to ask him…is what do you think this war achieved?”

Video of the segment is below, via NBC News:

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