Because I believe a writer can write in many styles, I’m converting these Quick Hits into a total Atrionic exercise — doing the Atrios minimalist thing. Least words, most clickitude. Case in point, this re HSBC and drug laundering. Matt Taibbi (h/t Twitter buddy @MiroCollas):
If you’ve ever been arrested on a drug charge, if you’ve ever spent even a day in jail for having a stem of marijuana in your pocket or “drug paraphernalia” in your gym bag, Assistant Attorney General and longtime Bill Clinton pal Lanny Breuer has a message for you: Bite me.
(See? I can write short too.)
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