Many people already believed Armitage was Novak's source. The wankers are wanking mightily. Atrios: Yes, I have them, and they seem obsessed with th
August 31, 2006

Many people already believed Armitage was Novak's source. The wankers are wanking mightily.

Atrios:

Yes, I have them, and they seem obsessed with the fact that I haven't commented on the information that Armitage was apparently Novak's initial source on Plame. I haven't commented because it isn't especially interesting, it doesn't change the basic narrative at all...read on

Empty wheel has a great post:

Pretty remarkable. It's been three years. And the wingnuts are still working off the talking points Dick wrote when he first read Wilson's op-ed...read on

No Quarter has much more...

How low can they go? I refer of course to the latest vitriol directed at Valerie and Joe Wilson by the likes of Christopher Hitchens and Fred Hiatt of the Washington Post, who claim that Joe Wilson, not Bush Administration officials, is responsible for destroying his wife's cover and exposing her as a CIA operative...read on

Jane Hamsher: Wrong Said Fred

There are probably few people outside the Bush Administration who bear as much responsibility for selling the American public a bill of goods and leading them down the primrose path to war as Fred Hiatt. The unheralded level of cynicism with which the press is now regarded has no more deserving poster boy than Hiatt,..read on

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