Politicians Talked Politics, Read All About It

Latest Bush political malfeasance: talking politics with his political appointees. The usual suspects have the vapors. Deliberately losing a war to defend Western civilization so your friends can all be chairmen of the Senate Committees presiding over the disappearance of your country into the ashes of history, though, that's acceptable.

Update: Condi rebuffs Congress' war subpoena. A measured reponse on her part. But doesn't this flurry of politically motivated, bullying subpoenas call for replacing the well-worn shibboleth of "McCarthyism" with the fresh and meaningful "Waxmanism"?