Deep Throat/Mark Felt was acting as part of a group of bureaucrats resisting the political operatives of the Nixon administration? Karl Rove got his start working as an agent of 'rat-fucker' Donald Segretti? This and more in Sidney Blumenthal's essay in the Guardian. His main point is one I've thought about before: the Bush administration is the return of Nixonism. Only this time, no liberal domestic policies.