Lovely piece by Al Franken on Huffington Post, called "What would have happened if Cheney had Shot Bush?" "There but for the grace of God go I", thought Scalia to himself.
Wasn't clear from the earlier report that the incident had been hushed up for 24 hours. In Counterpunch, Dave Lindorff suggests it might be for the Vice(!) President to sober up. Good thing he had 'other priorities' during Vietnam. Otherwise, we might have had more 'friendly fire' incidents. See Deadeye Dick.
Reporters are on to a story they can understand. McClellan was grilled during his press briefing. If only senators could do the same, occasionally.