|—||RON PAUL, from tonight’s GOP debate, on torture. (via inothernews)|
If you have a particularly strong gag reflex, this popular dentist’s trick can help distract your brain and save you the uncomfortability (and embarrassment) in seconds.
You can also try squeezing your nose shut or covering your nostrils. Your body normally won’t then block the only remaining airway by vomiting. I have seen this work many times, but I have also (rarely) seen it fail.
This trick was used for Inquisition water torture as described in this story by Polly Plummer.
Evaluating everything for how well it could be used to tie up or torture someone.