The other day the Politico Arena asked if GOP attacks on UN Ambassador Susan Rice over Benghazi were misdirected. Following is my answer:
In his novel Can You Forgive Her, Anthony Trollope (a keen observer of the 19th century English Parliament) observed:
But the outside Briton who takes a delight in politics,—and this description should include ninety-nine educated Englishmen out of every hundred,—should not be desirous of peeping behind the scenes. No beholder at any theatre should do so.