Glenn Greenwald: …In sum, a murderous religious extremist was killed. The U.S. has erupted in a collective orgy of national pride and renewed faith in the efficacy and righteousness of military force. Other than that, the repercussions are likely to be far greater in terms of domestic politics – it’s going to be a huge boost to Obama’s re-election prospects and will be exploited for that end – than anything else.
I’m guessing GG is especially bitter because the, em, chances of his beloved Gary Johnson (see here) becoming President have just, eh, reduced a little. Oh dear.