Listen Now:

Washington Post

Paul Farhi of the Washington Post Shows Just How Big the Circle of Jerks’ Bubble Is

The Daily Signal is a news outlet that originates out of the Heritage Foundation. The latter is decidedly conservative. The former is a news outlet, but its presuppositions on which it bases the news are right-of-center. Mr. Farhi of the Washington Post thinks adding the Daily Signal to the White House press pool may set a dangerous precedent because “[t]he slope could become even more slippery if extremist or racist organizations sought similar status.” Mr. Farhi seems to think the Daily Signal is just a step or so removed from extremists.

I could treat Mr. Farhi’s concerns more seriously except it appears Mr. Farhi said nothing when Salon, Huffington Post, and Talking Points Memo were all invited into the press pool.
Read More…

Quote of the Day
"I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear"
- Martin Luther King Jr.