Politics and the Reaping of that which one Sows.
My heart leaps when Glenn Greenwald patiently and in a step-by-step manner undercuts (thrashes?) the legitimacy of Inside-the-Beltway mainstream media poseurs.
Oh, the Democrats are Weak, and the Republicans are Strong, and I know what "real Americans" care about.
Is there really anything else that Joe Klein, Chris Matthews, Tim Russert and the gang say? The media game has been transformed by big money, and we stand in the midst of outright propaganda because of it.
And Trent Lott is retiring -- from the US Senate! -- just so he can make a million dollars a year as a buy-me lobbyist. This is because Democrats are about to pass a law saying that ex-Senators and Representatives have to wait a year or two to become lobbyists. Wherefore, ethos?
We're in the Rome, 300 AD phase....
No profanes - sacred