The more serious an international situation gets, the less serious certain American pundits get.

Can we all agree now that people like Robert Scheer are beyond the pale? This should have been obvious eons ago. Unless Scheer has a plausible theory on how “neoconservatives” induced Russia to attack Georgia, paying him to write columns is pretty much as useful as resurrecting the memory of Edsel Ford to come up with a staggeringly popular car for the masses.