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The Wolf That Didn't Bark


I'm not sure what's more striking here: Dick Cheney throwing Wolf Blitzer a glare that could make the window drapes burst into flames--or Blitzer responding with a stark terror not seen since Darth Vader last expressed displeasure with a subordinate on the Death Star.

Come to think, maybe this is what it was like for dissident CIA analysts during those famous Cheney visits to Langley.

--Michael Crowley

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