Magazine October 19, 2009, Issue

Gone with the Windbags

Keith Olbermann and Rachel Maddow on MSNBC (libtalk/via YouTube)

Like eager children clamoring to know “Are we there yet?” MSNBC’s news anchors always seem to be asking “Is it racism yet?” We can tell from their unrestrained glee that their favorite destination is only a hop, skip, and jump to conclusions away. Just around the bend, in fact, like conservatives in general, whom they regularly call certifiable crazies and paranoid wing-nuts.

They reveled in the summer’s rich supply of anti-Obama protest marches and African witch-doctor signs, but now their wholesale libels have begun to wear thin. The problem with assigning mass guilt is one of diminishing returns and these are

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