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Three Years of the Condor

Whose side is the CIA on, anyway?

11:00 PM, Nov 7, 2005 • By SCOTT W. JOHNSON
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Higgins asks, "How do you know they'll print it?" Turner responds confidently, "They'll print it," and walks off, secure in the knowledge that the story will expose the plot. Wilson too told "it" to the Times, and the Times did indeed print "it." Yet in Joe Wilson's postmodern twist on Three Days of the Condor, "it" appears to be part of the plot itself.

Scott Johnson is a contributor to the blog Power Line and a contributing writer to The Daily Standard.