When Alex Met Donald

Filmmaker Alex Gibney has a post on his Atlantic page about what should have been a very awkward encounter with former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld–who he accused of sanctioning torture in his documentary Taxi to the Dark Side–at the White House Correspondents Dinner.

But Mr. Rumsfeld was in a good mood, so he smiled and posed for a photograph, and didn’t think too hard when Mr. Gibney said his film was about Abu Ghraib.