Sensitive Matters and Sudden Ignorance at the DOJ

New emails reveal possible chicanery, while desperation drives experts to play the fool.

Like George Constanza’s mom once told her sad sack of a son on Seinfeld, “Every day it’s something new with you!”

And so it goes with the soap opera at the Department of Justice, where career officials—and their defenders in the mainstream media—are scrambling to come up with the least implausible explanation for why the Trump campaign seemed to have more government moles in it than the Gambino crime family. This comes fresh on the heels of the president calling out the DOJ for treating him much like Dean Wormer treated the Deltas, with the Obama administration pulling some double-secret probation moves for what increasingly appears to be politics dressed up as national security: