FROOMKIN’S CRYSTAL BALL….I happened to be rereading some old posts about the Downing Street Memo and came across this, written on May 17 by the Washington Post’s Dan Froomkin, back when the memo was failing to cause much excitement:

It’s possible it’s less a dud than a bomb with a long, slow fuse.

Very presicent indeed. I think Froomkin gets the Prognosticator of the Year award. So far, anyway.

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