The Punditocracy, the Google Offering, and Colonel Kilgore

I think I speak for all members of the punditocracy when I say that I’ll be deeply saddened when the Google offering is finally over. It was an instant just-add-rhetoric column creator, a kind of New Deal for dealers in opinion.

Thinking about it this morning it put me in mind of Colonel Kilgore’s bathetic words about the eventual end of the war in Vietnam: “Some day this war’s going to end …”