Read more: http://www.esquire.com/blogs/politics/#ixzz23FfD7zCf
Ezra Klein attacks, too, but in his gentle genteel WaPo way:
Klein ends with a good point: Ryan is a very gifted political speaker. He sells his lies and his budget sociopathy with real sincerity and he has a head for figures.
But that still doesn't erase the extraordinary positions that Ryan has taken and the indefensible specifics that Ryan has proposed and Romney has hidden from.
It is telling that - having picked Ryan - the Romney campaign is now telling everyone they don't endorse the Ryan budget.
Good luck with that one, Mitt.
UPDATE: Nate Silver - the NY Times resident Vulcan - has another rational take on it: