Due to a timing error, I didn't realize when the Democratic debate was on, and wound up only catching the post-game spin. I hadn't realized until this very segment with Chris Matthews that David Axelrod sports that preposterous moustache -- he should consider a shave. That said, on the merits Hillary Clinton's notion that it's inappropriate to debate Pakistan policy in public doesn't really make sense to me. Just deciding that we can trust our overlords to do the right thing -- even if they're Democratic Party overlords -- hasn't worked out extremely well for us in the past. That's how we got into Iraq.

Um . . . consider this an open thread?

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