Memo to political reporters: Enough already.Exactly. And do we want our community newspaper to aid and abet cheap-shot politics by providing a curtain of anonymity?
Is it really necessary to allow operatives from one campaign to attack another candidate without their names attached? These strategists are paid to slam the other contenders. Why should they be able to hide behind a curtain of anonymity? Do you really want to be aiding and abetting that sort of cheap-shot politics?
Tuesday, December 18, 2007
The Hit-Job Mentality
Howard Kurtz, media reporter for the Washington Post has had enough: