"The campaign against Kos, which I'd originally dismissed as just another pissy TNR vendetta, is starting to look more and more like a coordinated effort: a Swiftboat operation. At the very least, it's snowballing into a more systematic media attack on Left Blogistan, which makes it my fight as well as Kos's...
Whether the grown ups (Peretz, Lieberman, Hillary) actually set the Swiftboat in motion, or just watched approvingly ("Who shall rid us of this meddlesome blogger?") as their hatchet boys did what comes natural, is almost irrelevant. The important thing to understand is that we have reached the point where the Dinos and their media allies are willing to use Rovian tactics against anyone who challenges their entrenched position"
* WakeUp on Rove (ewwwwwwwwww):
"You don't have to LIKE the result or AGREE with it to simply accept the reality it is the result. When one scenario makes total sense and is completely consistent with all know facts it is not wise to reject in favor of a scenario thgat makes no sense and is completely inconsistent with all known facts.* don in the comments:
That Rove has not been indicted and it is understood he will tell what Fitzgerald considers to be the truth if and when asked without a formal immunity agreement accounts for all known facts (Rove could still be charged if he "double-crosses" fitzgerald and the lack of an indictment DOES NOT CLEAR HIM IN THAT SENSE) and requires no flights of fancy into illogical conspiracy theories where the details would be contrary to the interests of both Rove and Fitzgerald AND INVOLVE ACTIONS AND PROCEDURES THAT SIMPLY DEFY ALL LOGIC."
"I think Gandelman put it best:which is kinda funny - although i suspect that limbaugh would have to lose half his belly before his weenie was ever in jeopardy.It provides a useful tip to travel agents arranging travel for Mr. Limbaugh:
Never put Rush Limbaugh in a room with a bed under a low ceiling fan."