On the other hand, maybe the progressives are absolutely right to worry about what the Clinton-to-State pick portends:
George STEPHANOPOULOS, on GMA, re the
president-elect and the economy: "He's already doing more than any
incoming president has ever done this quickly ... One Obama adviser told
me what they'd like is a combination of 'Team of Rivals' and 'The Best
and the Brightest,' which was the David Halberstam book about the
incumbent Kennedy administration.As Jason Zengerle puts it: "Maybe the Obama adviser reading The Best and the Brightest hasn't gotten to the part about Vietnam yet."