""Conservative commentators are already trumpeting Novak's claim that the leak was inadvertent and accidental... Maybe I'm cynical or perhaps it's because I worked in Congress for years. But you know what, I always found that leaks of this size were rarely mistakes regardless of what the writer or the right-wing people may tell you. I can assure you that if you assign selfish motives to leakers, you will rarely be proven wrong.""* Earlier i asked "syria next?" Here's a WINEP freak on Lehrer:
"DAVID MAKOVSKY: Again, you know, you could make the point, you know, Hezbollah is a three-headed monster, that it's getting -- the rockets are coming from Iran, but it's going through Damascus airport. That's the Syrians. And then, from there, it goes to southern Lebanon.* image from John Laesch's blog
And also, we got to go to all roads leading to Damascus, because they all do lead to Damascus."