May 22nd, 2008

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"...What the story highlights is how the Administration once again ignored advice from its own career professionals - a continuing narrative, and not just on this subject - that what it was doing was not only immoral but ineffective."

"Americans tend to think of the presidency as all-powerful, but much of its authority comes from the ability to convince the public to follow, and the same is sometimes true in diplomacy."

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One awesome obituary.

Heh. The Onion has some excellent candidate profiles.