Russert blew it Sunday morning. He really did. I haven’t decided who I’m voting for, but fair is fair. Right is right. Wrong is wrong.
A top advisor to John McCain recently described his sense of what the media’s role should be in the presidential campaign — the press, the advisor said, should “play referee on what is a bogus claim and what isn’t.” That sounds about right to me. Clearly, news outlets have broader responsibilities, but at a minimum, journalists […]