Katie Couric versus Condoleeza Rice. Wow. Rarely is an intellectual shellacking so thorough as what happened when these ladies went high-heel to high-heel over the intelligence behind the deposing of Saddam. Only the video
delivers full pleasure, but suffice it to say that Katie should stick to Barbie-doll interviews. Her spin on "weapons of mass destruction" and "what we knew" is so thoroughly shredded that the word which springs to mind is.... exhilarating
. It ranks alongside Chris Christie lessons
. It also recalls this from Ronald Reagan: "The trouble with our liberals friends is not so much that they are ignorant, but that they know so much that isn't so."