Darrell Issa Goes Full Metal Wingnut on Benghazi

Over the weekend on a campaign trip through New Hampshire (one of the early Presidential primary states), Issa flat-out declared he "had suspicions" then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was guilty of treason in regard to the Benghazi tragedy. Issa probably also implicated then-Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta as well (depending upon whether you think Issa suggests Panetta knew and was "in...

Four Walter Mittys For WaPo Fact Checker

Poor Glenn Kessler. Ever since the last Presidential election (and probably before), it's been clear he imagines himself some sort of fanciful righter of wrongs, some ultimate arbiter of not just truth but also human intention - what he, Glenn, has divined that people really meant to do, in their heart of hearts. Simultaneously, it's been equally clear that what Kessler is often in reality doing...

IRS, Benghazi Scandals Officially Declared Over By Peggy Noonan

No, she didn't actually say that. In fact, she said exactly the opposite: We are in the midst of the worst Washington scandal since Watergate. So why do I say the IRS and Benghazi scandals are officially over? Because once the GOP trot out La Nooners and her obsidian ball, it's a safe bet that the reverse of anything she proclaims is almost certainly true. Remember this gem, written before last...