President Barack Obama will soon name former Senate Majority leader George Mitchell as his special envoy to the Middle East.
Yes, that’s the same George Mitchell who was tapped by Bud Selig to report on steroids in baseball.
Is Hamas juicing? Was the whole war in Gaza just a case of roid rage gone too far? And what are the specific factors that make Senator Mitchell uniquely qualified to both root out cheating big leaguers and solve a centuries old crisis over land, oil, and god?