It is true, of course, that some in Washington will see nothing amusing about Barr’s monumental decision. Among these are James Comey, Andrew McCabe, John Brennan, James Clapper and the assorted CIA officials who reportedly hired criminal-defense lawyers because they may now find themselves in the legal crosshairs.
Still, if they’ve done nothing wrong, they have nothing to hide, right? After all, that’s the standard Schiff, Nadler, Speaker Nancy Pelosi and every two-bit prosecutor in America has applied to the Trump White House.
Their approach from Day One has been merciless: Guilty first, a trial later. Give us everything we want, or we’ll accuse you of obstruction of justice and treason, too.
Oh, and when you come to testify behind closed doors, bring your toothbrush because if you don’t tell us what we want to hear, you’re not going home.
Finally and thankfully, the other side of the story is about to be revealed.