Post Likes a Good Leak | The American Spectator | USA News and Politics
Post Likes a Good Leak

To the great credit of the editorial board of the Washington Post, its Sunday editorial on Bush’s declassification of some intelligence material is right on target. Actually, I was sitting for dinner with a college pal of mine this past weekend and he was ripping into Bush for the declassification and was incredulous that I was defending it. So I particularly appreciated the Post‘s editorial the very next day, because the Post said it far better than I had done the night before.

What’s really bizarre, though, is that Patrick Fitzgerald is going so far afield in an increasingly odd and monomaniacal attempt to save his unraveling case against Scooter Libby. Frankly, when he first laid out the case, I was impressed by Fitzgerald, but subsequent behavior and revelations have made me think he’s just lost his mind, or at least all reasonable perspective. If anybody still believes that Scooter Libby knowingly and deliberately and maliciously lied to Fitzgerald, rather than merely having gotten confused, that somebody has some ‘splainin to do, because I and most other people I talk to just don’t see it — and again, I was inclined to believe Fitzgerald at first, even though it never made sense to me for Libby to have lied in the first place.

Sign Up to receive Our Latest Updates! Register

Notice to Readers: The American Spectator and Spectator World are marks used by independent publishing companies that are not affiliated in any way. If you are looking for The Spectator World please click on the following link:

Be a Free Market Loving Patriot. Subscribe Today!