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This definitely qualifies for the best comment on the Spitzer affair so far:

To borrow from this Hit & Run comment, I nominate the following for tomorrow’s NY Post headline: “Prostitute Admits Link to Elliott Spitzer; Resigns From Escort Service in Disgrace”

Meanwhile, my former employer easily carries off the title for "best headline":

Spitzer swallows?

I expect that the next few days will feature any number of libertarians putting on their tap shoes and dancing with mad glee atop the dark and crawly final resting place of Eliot Spitzer's career. As Radley says, "sweet, sweet karmic justice".

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Megan McArdle is a columnist at Bloomberg View and a former senior editor at The Atlantic. Her new book is The Up Side of Down.

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