Today on the Main Site:
Ted Kennedy’s KGB Correspondence by Kevin Mooney: What the FBI missed — and it deserves greater media attention, given how it was designed to undermine two presidencies.
The Elephant and the Obama Question by Ben Stein: Some additional thoughts on the oil spill.
Eric Holder: Obama’s Harry Daugherty by Jeffrey Lord: Harding’s Attorney General disgraced for politicizing Justice Department.
Curiouser and Curiouser by Larry Thornberry: The pear-shaped Senate race in Florida.
Hugo Boss by Robert P. Kirchhoefer: He lords it over Hollywood’s nitwits.
A Short-Running Magic Show by Ralph R. Reiland
How quickly the magic and arrogance has turned into mismanagement and excuses.
Deadly Domino by Joseph A. Harriss: Dien Bien Phu — one of the biggest and most costly blunders in modern military history.
What to Watch for:
Judge to rule on drilling moratorium (CNN)
Obama’s budget chief to step down (WSJ)
Obama to warn insurers against rate increases in meeting at W.H. (NY Times)
McChrystal apologizes for RS magazine article dismissive of administration (Washington Post); recalled to U.S. in wake of article (BBC News)
Clip of the Day:
W.H. Deputy Press Secretary criticizes Hayward for yacht excursion while defending Obama playing golf on same weekend, courtesy of RCP.