Intelligence: Raw and Uncut

Intelligence: Raw and Uncut

When Devin Nunes rushed off to the White House so the White House could leak him intelligence so that Nunes could then turn around and bring it to the White House, I had this eerie feeling. It reminded me of the Bush years, where raw intelligence, dismissed by the intelligence community as unreliable, would mysteriously re-emerge before being peddled around to friendly news outlets. 

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Graham Cracker

Graham Cracker

Andrew Sullivan used to have something on his old blog called “The Chutzpah Award” that he’d hand out when someone said something so bold, so without self-awareness, that it made your eyes pop out. Like when Sarah Palin said, "We know that Obama wasn’t vetted through the campaign, and now, you know, some things are coming home to roost, if you will, which is inexperience…” 

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