...Susan Hennessey is Executive Editor of the Lawfare Blog, a Brookings Senior Fellow, and a CNN National Security Legal Analyst and former Intelligence Community lawyer. She’s also, as you can see, a dishonest idiot. These are the “experts” Trump is supposed to have deferred to. Disgraceful, and a pretty good explanation of why our foreign policy has been a dumpster fire for the last three decades....
The stupid, lying, lawyer claimed that the passengers in the Ukrainian jet were victims of "crossfire" between US and Salami-man.
Reynolds makes the by-now obvious point that the Usual Suspects (State, CIA, NSA, etc.) were NOT asked for advice; as a result, they fervently pray that the gambit fails.
Because the question is obvious: Who Needs These People??