* Michele Bachmann says allowing herself to be waterboarded would be "absurd." Thus ends the dream.
* Bachmann faces tough questions from Iowa students whose heads have clearly been polluted with "education" and cripple by "critical thinking."
* Rick Perry is looking to expand his debate-losing horizons.
* Ron Paul says the American people will punish the GOP if it agrees to acquiesces to demands from the American people to increase taxes on the wealthy.
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