Two real winners here, discussing international affairs, matters of state, war and peace. Just a couple of serious-minded, sober commentators, neither of whom is by any means simply stringing together half-remembered dog-whistle buzzwords, or desperately flailing towards a coherent thought on a complicated issue. "Nuance."
Alex Pareene writes about politics for Salon and is the author of "The Rude Guide to Mitt." Email him at email@example.com and follow him on Twitter @pareene