Humor Deadline Poet May 3, 2010 Issue In Defense of Hamid KarzaiIn Defense of Hamid KarzaiRedeeming our faltering ally. By Calvin Trillin April 15, 2010 fb tw mail Print msg wa sms Reliable? He’s less than most. It’s hard to find an ally lesser. Corrupt? Oh, yes, the man’s that, too. But, hey, is he a snazzy dresser!