Plamegate indictments 'likely'

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I'm inclined to agree with August J. Pollak who writes: "FOR GODSSAKES... WILL SOMEONE PLEASE INDICT SOMEONE ALREADY? Jesus CHRIST."

But... since we're all still in the dark, and oh so hopeful, these words from well-connected Time mag reporter Mike Allen may provide succor (via Judd Legum):

MIKE ALLEN: ...A likely scenario for what happened today, Patrick Fitzgerald got some indictments from this grand jury…
CHRIS MATTHEWS: You think they’re sealed right now?
MIKE ALLEN: Very possible. What I’m told is typically, in a case like this, he could get the indictments and now he can go to the targets and say, you can plead to these or I’ll go back Friday and get more. You have 12 to 24 hours to think about it.
CHRIS MATTHEWS: And he can give them a little Whitman Sampler of suggestions pleading to the charge of obstruction or perjury or…
MIKE ALLEN: I can add a bunch of counts. You can take a couple of counts or we can do a bunch more.
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