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How Bill Kristol Purged the Arabists

cashe Wrote: May 29, 2012 11:11 AM
Those tanks and guns are actually pretty useful. BTW, how many aircraft carriers do the Arabs have? Nasty rhetoric and invoking Allah hasn't won a war yet.

After taping John Stossel's show on May 16 in New York, the Mrs. and I took the 10 a.m. Acela back to Washington. Once we had boarded the train, who should come waddling up the aisle but Bill Kristol.

The Weekly Standard editor seemed cheerful, and we chatted about the surge in Mitt Romney's popularity and prospects.

I did not ask what he had been doing in New York, but thanks to the website Mondoweiss, I found out. Kristol was there for a May 15 "debate" with Jeremy Ben-Ami of J Street, the pro-Israel organization, at B'nai Jeshurun...