As expected, Lileks returns from his grand tour of the continent with plenty of tales to tell. Then author and middle east expert Richard Miniter joins to discuss Libya, Qaddafi, and the future of the Arab spring. We wrap up with a bracing dose of reality from The Weekly Standard's Matt Continetti, who brings us up to speed on all the machinations and inside info on the presidential race. Also, a very bureaucratic Member Post of The Week. It's all molto buono.
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