Charles Pierce turns the flamethrower on Politico for their Cheney Family Hootenany
Too long to post here, and too good to just do excerpts, but I’ll post the lede.
Its puerilty has finally crossed over into indecency. Its triviality has finally crossed over into obscenity. The comical political starfcking that is its primary raison d’erp has finally crossed over into $10 meth-whoring on the Singapore docks. Once a mere surface irritation, Tiger Beat On The Potomac has finally crossed over into being a thickly pustulating chancre on the craft of journalism. It has demonstrated its essential worthlessness. It has demonstrated that it has the moral character of a sea-slug and the professional conscience of the Treponema pallidum spirochete.
I do think the sea slug may have been libeled here.
Read the whole thing at esquire.com