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The Scandal Isn’t My Problem, If It’s Even A Scandal

On the Foley matter, Snow punted, telling reporters: “The House has to clean up the mess, to the extent there is a mess.” ~The International Herald-Tribune

Mess?  What mess?  I don’t see any mess!  This Snow response is a bit like Rumsfeld’s “stuff happens” or “freedom is untidy” remarks about the looting in Baghdad.

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Daniel Larison is a senior editor at TAC, where he also keeps a solo blog. He has been published in the New York Times Book Review, Dallas Morning News, World Politics Review, Politico Magazine, Orthodox Life, Front Porch Republic, The American Scene, and Culture11, and was a columnist for The Week. He holds a PhD in history from the University of Chicago, and resides in Lancaster, PA. Follow him on Twitter.

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