Juan Cole is one of the most knowlegeable people on the planet, as far as the Middle East is concerned. He has posted an illustrated timeline of the Libby affair, with the actions of the major players carefully laid out. It is entirely factual.
Frankly, I do not see how Dick Cheney can remain in office after this. Anyone who would lie to smear a hero of the stature of Ambassador Joseph Wilson is a traitor and a creep.
This is easy to understand: