Who will never see what coming? We’d better click on that tweet by W.J. Hennigan, Pentagon correspondent for the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune, to see if it’s important.

About three hours after posting that tweet, Hennigan’s piece on the announcement went up at the L.A. Times, which begins, “In an unusual move, Pentagon officials disclosed details Thursday of military planning aimed at recapturing Mosul ….”

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National Review Online’s Jonah Goldberg is among those calling the Pentagon’s disclosure “interesting.”

Well, “war” is a pretty strong word.