Senator Tom Coburn: Human Truth Detector

Senator Tom Coburn is not just a legislator and physician; he’s a human truth detecting machine. Steven Taylor has the details.

Of course, as Dan Drezner and Ann Althouse point out, bloviating senators say a lot of stupid things in televised hearings on things whose outcome are not in doubt.

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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.