Democrats can go to prison for corruption (Rep. William Jefferson of Louisiana) or be censured for ethics violations (Rep. Charlie Rangel of New York) and no reporter ever considers this a reflection on the Democratic Party in general. Yet every would-be Woodward and bush-league Bernstein knows in his heart that GOP politicians are all crooked, so that an army of intrepid investigative journalists stands eternally ready to pounce on the Pulitzer Prize to be won by exposing a Republican scandal. And while they wait for the next great "-Gate" to come along, they amuse themselves by making nefarious Nixonian mountains out of the routine molehills of politics.
Wednesday, January 5, 2011
The GOP’s long-standing, two-front war
It’s difficult enough combating the constant shitzkreig of Democrat ideological propaganda at the source, in direct confrontation with donk politicians. The Democratic Party’s fellow-travelers in the legacy media make the struggle twice as hard, as pointed out by Stacy McCain in this piece at The American Spectator. A sample: