Todayâ€™s Washington Post provides itâ€™s evaluation of Joe Wilson and the pseudo-scandal he provoked:
One of the most sensational charges leveled against the Bush White House â€” that it orchestrated the leak of Ms. Plameâ€™s identity to ruin her career and thus punish Mr. Wilson â€” is untrue. . . Itâ€™s unfortunate that so many people took [Joe Wilson] seriously (â€œEnd of an Affair,â€ Washington Post).