So Todd Purdum’s Vanity Fair hit piece on Sarah Palin has led to more shooting by that circular firing squad known as the McCain campaign team. Jonathan Martin has a story in the Politico; Mark Hemingway sheds more light over at The Corner.
Once again we’re treated to Steve Schmidt versus Randy Scheunemann versus God only knows who else, with a cameo appearance by Bill Kristol. Somebody else can sort out who leaked what to whom. To me, the only takeaway is this: As godawful as Barack Obama has been and will continue to be, it is very difficult to feel it is some great loss that these people didn’t get a chance to help run the country.