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—Eric Ivers of PA in response to Michael Barone's blog post:" Obama's Surprise Pick of Leon Panetta for CIA Director"

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Perhaps no one has noticed, but CIA director became a political position some time ago. One of the directors went on to become President [George H. W. Bush]. Making a political appointment to a political position is a surprise now?

—Eric Ivers of PA in response to Michael Barone's blog post:" Obama's Surprise Pick of Leon Panetta for CIA Director"