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Dave at Garfield Ridge writes:

Hey Jonah–

Something occurred to me: given that this was almost certainly a political stunt, the pressure on Senate Democrats to make hay out of the session will be strong, perhaps overwhelming. After all, who here thinks they’re doing it for their health?

So, given the Plame kerfluffle that started this all, if we learn details about the closed and presumably classified Senate session via congressional leaks, wouldn’t there be delicious irony in that?

Jonah Goldberg, a senior editor of National Review and the author of Suicide of the West, holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute.

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