This is a time when the country needs an opposition party. Every Democrat should be hitting on this. Take the politics out of the reconstruction effort. He put his chief spin-doctor in charge of the biggest reconstruction and refugee crisis the country's probably ever faced. That tells you all you need to know about his values. Nothing that happened in the last couple weeks meant anything to him. And nothing has changed. Same as Iraq. Same stuff.
Poor Josh, notice the desperation in his voice, when talking about
Talking Points Memo was my favorite blog, right up to the day I
dropped it from my reading list as irrelevant. I think that was after
the electors' votes were added up, or maybe it was right after
election day, I don't remember which. It was not that Marshall had
changed; rather I did one of my rapid re-evaluations taking into
account new knowledge. Recently, though, I have brought TPM back into
my reading, and now I'm glad I did.