We all know media and politics engender mass hypocrisy. We probably expect it and therefore put up with more than we should. Once again, it’s the razor sharp mind of humorists that are good for exposing this.
John Stewart is one of the best in this area, and he’s come up with a piece of reporting that needs to be more widely seen:
By the way, on a personal level, I think that Sarah Palin exemplifies the worst in the American character. The more I read about her, and the political and personal machinations surrounding her, the more I feel that America is spiralling almost out of control into an abyss.
Update: I came across another nice commentary, which details the way that the media has been castigated by Republicans for doing their job… Why the media should apologize