POINDEXTER TO RESIGN….The infamous futures market in terrorism may or may not have been a good idea, but it turns out that it’s had one positive effect: the resignation of John “Technically I’m Not A Felon” Poindexter from his position as head of the Pentagon’s Information Awareness Office.

It’s about time. After all, just how often to you have to demonstrate appallingly poor judgment before the Bush administration finally decides you’re no longer welcome?