Henry Brown

Yes to the first 2 questions. However we as a society will in fact get over it just as we got over the “Pentagon Papers” in 1971.

Don’t believe that there will be a major effect on the media’s willingness to collect and distribute news-worthy items. And since everything that I have heard, the fishing expedition did not catch the source of the leak and now that it has gone public the liklehood of the leaker being identified are rather remote, suspect that there will be little incentive for the “leakers” to stop even at someone’s perception of a risk of national security