Judy Duty

Your daily dose:

  • The New York Times–amazingly!–is ahead of the story this morning, with the news (from the ever more leaky Fitzgerald case) that Scooter Libby learned of Valerie Plame’s identity from Vice President Cheney. Cheney heard it from George Tenet (is this just a grown up version of “Password”?). This would contradict earlier statements by Libby, who previously said he heard of Plame from reporters.

  • Slate wonders how you fire a NYT reporter.

  • Joseph Wilson has his own credibility issues.

  • The Atlantic would like to remind you that Karl Rove plays hardball–and not on MSNBC.

  • And Arianna wants to know where Punch is.