Well, that just about seals it.
When a hard power respecting, high achieving wonk with Dan Drezner on his blogroll tells you to cough it up, you had probably better listen.
Though I have a radically different perspective on the news, I encourage everyone to pay a visit to the frightfully erudite Observing Japan on the blogroll at right.
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