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June 15, 2007

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TallSkinny

You know, I could hardly dislike Scooter more.

But the civil libertarian in me never likes to see anyone go to prison.

And that's especially true for someone caught in a classic grand jury "perjury trap" by an overzealous federal prosecutor.

I didn't like it when they did it to Clinton (and I liked Clinton only somewhat more than Libby)

I really don't like it when they do it to activists, and that happens a lot.

So, no, I don't like it when they do it to this slimeball either.

Stein

It's a point well-taken, and thank you for being more principled that I was feeling this morning. I did notice as I was posting the contradiction between gloating over Scooter Libby going to prison and my finger-waggin' scold at all of America for being glad that Paris Hilton is going to jail.
I think it's worth pointing out, though, that (Fitzgerald's over-reaching or no) the Scooter Libby trial (everything about it, including the defense's surprise strategy) represented a major split in the ruling class. Paris getting locked up (and folks' glee about it) represents only a fatuous, fake, infuriating, false iconoclasm -- Watch us smash our own idols! That just makes me mad, I can't help it.

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