Monday, March 16, 2009

Another Step Closer

James Lileks points out something we missed last week: Tony West is the President’s nominee to head the Justice Department’s Civil Division.

So what? Well, Tony West was the defense attorney for John Walker Lindh-- AKA: The American Taliban.

If you ever doubted that we are now reclined in blissful September 10th repose this simple fact should dispel the notion.

Lileks tells you about it here.