April 2, 2008 4:55PM

Sentence of the Day

Mandarin of the Washington Establishment, Joe Klein of Time magazine appears to have had just about enough of Fred Kagan’s writing on Iraq:

On the day that John Yoo’s remarkable torture memo is released, this foolishness is a reminder that none of these people–none of the vicious, mendacious, naive, simplistic, unapologetic, neo‐​colonialist ideologues who promulgated this disaster–should have even the vaguest claim on the time or tolerance of fair‐​minded people.

Back story on the abominable green‐​lighting of torture is here. Kagan article on which Klein was commenting here.