Today TNR editor Franklin Foer has posted his long-awaited climbdown from the magazine’s Baghdad Diarist columns by Scott Thomas Beauchamp. Foer’s 10,000-words are published under the heading “Fog of war.” It is a pathetic, evasive, self-justifying, self-pitying, and deeply dishonest emission of verbal fog. Too bad, instead of all the rationalizations, that he didn’t just apologize in a manly and direct way long ago as soon as the facts warranted an apology.
Bob Owens comments here, Michelle Malkin comments here, Hot AIr comments here, Glenn Reynolds comments here, Patterico comments here.
UPDATE: 4 Borders Pundit adds the graphic above.
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