CHANGING THEIR TUNE….Mike Gerson thinks evangelicals would be well advised to keep some distance from the Republican Party. Richard Armitage thinks the Israeli air campaign in Lebanon is a bad idea. Richard Haass literally laughs at the idea that the Iraq war is having a positive impact on the Middle East.
And of course, we’ve already heard from Richard Clarke, John DiIulio, Larry Diamond, Paul O’Neill, Larry Wilkerson, and a host of others. It’s amazing, isn’t it, the number of Bush aides who develop sudden attacks of candor as soon as they leave the administration and are no longer drinking the Kool-Aid? Who will be next?