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Early onset silly season

Hot time, summer in the city.  And another silly season begins.  This one stars a wealthy Secretary of State, a yacht, and an unfolding crisis in Egypt.  Cue the feigned outrage.

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The Kerry-Rice balloon has floated. Time to appoint Kerry.

Before the Susan Rice trial balloon was fully aloft, I tried to make a case for John Kerry as the next Secretary of State.  Now that the trial balloon is up and receiving its share of arrows, the White House should bring it back down and make the appointment.  And it should be Kerry.

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