I've not done one of these for a while.
Stealth Badger looks at the very unexpected pop-up by a Chinese sub in the midst of a U.S. carrier fleet the other day and notes: Funny, we’re doing a lot of hoping for “the world’s only superpower.”
Smintheus at Unbossed on how U.S. intelligence in Iraq is driven by an admninistration fervor for finding links to Iran.
Kevin Drum baits the Paulians by explaining why he thinks Ron is a crank.
Mike at Comments is rightly pissed at Hillary for question rigging - and at the widespread lack of disgust from those who so frequently castigated Bush for doing so.
China Hand at American Footprints rightly points out that the Bush administration's reactive approach to foreign policy - the "no plan until it's too late" strategy - means they keep lurching from one fine mess to another. Yesterday pakistan, today it's Somalia.