I had been pondering what to say about the wikileaks debacle. But I couldn't have said it any better than NoDoubleStandards.
In Here's Hoping You Choke on that Whistle, NDS writes:
"There isn't anything virtuous about what Wikileaks -- and the scumbag USG employee who leaked these documents to Wikileaks -- has done.
Thanks to everyone disseminating this information, my colleagues at many posts around the world are literally in mortal danger.
And for what?
To satisfy the idle curiosity of a few.
To all who complain about the conduct of our foreign policy: how the hell do you expect us to protect this country and advance our foreign policy objectives without the least expectation that your reporting and analysis will be protected?"
I hope the traitor who released these is punished to the fullest extent of the law. He has put this country and the people serving it in danger for no good reason.