You couldn’t have asked for a more bizarre ending to a surreal faceoff between religious zealots/revisionist constitutionalists versus the United States of America. But that’s what we got.
Cliven Bundy was on his way to talk with the last of the Malheur Occupiers when he was arrested by the FBI as he walked off his plane at Portland International Airport Wednesday night.
At the same time, the four lone holdouts at the Malheur refuge agreed to surrender Thursday morning to the small army of FBI and other law enforcement officials that today encircled the Malheur NWR headquarters.
Here’s more on this shake-your-head finish to a story you couldn’t have made up if you tried. Click here.