The growing inability to speak without footnoting your statements. For example, I was struck immediately by something in Bush's handwritten note on Condi's advisory one that Iraq was soverign.
But did I blog it? Noooo. Am I going to blog it now? Sure. But only because I can cite Ms. Dowd for saying it in print:
"Let freedom reign.
Couldn't Karl Rove and his minions at least get that "ad-lib" right about freedom ringing?"