“Not so this crowd,” he added, explaining that Bush White House officials -- especially those from Vice President Cheney's office -- called MSNBC brass to complain about the content of his show and attempted to influence its editorial content.Ethical and constitutional issues aside, putting pressure on the third place cable news network that makes its living by giving leftists, sometimes fringe leftists (e.g., Olbermann, particularly his coverage between the 2004 election and Bush's second inauguration), top billing is so profoundly stupid that words fail me. The thought that they would be so idiotic is a truly frightening concept. As is the fact that the last six and a half years have made me think that the charge isn't obviously a slander.
Thursday, October 4, 2007
Not to put stock in what Chris Matthews says...
but if this is anywhere close to true, the Bush administration would be better off run by a thousand monkeys typing at a thousand typewriters:
Posted by ` at 10:57 PM