Slate Editor David Plotz and Daily Caller Editor Tucker Carlson discussed former Rep. Eric Massa's tickle fights, Liz Cheney's campaign against the al-Qaida 7, and "Jihad Jane"—the American woman arrested for plotting to kill a Swedish cartoonist who mocked the prophet Mohammed. Read the transcript.
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