There are really only two questions the Senate Judiciary Committee needs to ask Alberto Gonzales today:
- Why are you such a lying turkey?
- When are you going to resign?
But that would make for an unduly short hearing, so here are a few more questions, just to fill in the time:
That’s Mark Kleiman for TAP. In all seriousness, I hope the Democrats don’t screw this up. There’s a tension at these hearings between a party’s desire to accomplish something — find the truth, advance a partisan/ideological agenda, whataver — and individual Senators’ proclivity for preening and wasting time (yes, Joe Biden, I’m looking at you).