Grand Old Pantswetters

Yesterday’s astonishing display of fear from the usually tough-talking GOP and conservative suspects was a signal indicator of just how badly conservatives are still scared by the thought of the Muslim boogeyman. As usual, Glenn Greenwald gets it exactly right. A taste:

This is literally true: the Right’s reaction to yesterday’s announcement — we’re too afraid to allow trials and due process in our country — is the textbook definition of “surrendering to terrorists.”