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October 07, 2002

THIS IS FUN: Tim Russert trips Tom Daschle up with Daschle's own bellicose rhetoric about the need for military action in Iraq, circa 1998. (Streaming video -- go to about 2:40). Worth seeing just for Daschle's taut "you got me" grin.

The language is on screen. Why would Daschle have been more bellicose in support of Clinton in 1998 than of Bush now, post 9/11?

UPDATE: Here's a transcript.