Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
TOO FAIR....Abe Foxman on the mooted appointment of former senator George Mitchell to be Barack Obama's top diplomatic envoy to the Middle East:
"Sen. Mitchell is fair. He's been meticulously even-handed....So I'm concerned. I'm not sure the situation requires that kind of approach in the Middle East."
Quite so. But Abe: you're not supposed to say this in public.