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The Washington Post, Cranky (and Wrong) About Fred Thompson

You think the Washington Post’s guy on the Fred Thompson beat is in a bit of a snit this morning?

Thompson’s aides dismiss the lobbying criticism as “old news” leveled at him to no avail during his Senate campaigns in Tennessee. And Thompson’s support for Libby may earn him points among conservative GOP voters, they say.
For now, Thompson is ignoring all those questions. His campaign doesn’t respond to the attacks, and Thompson interacts with the press infrequently — and usually only with reporters he deems friendly.

He’s not ignoring the questions, or not responding to the attacks. Readers of this site and other blogs know FDT offered a pithy response to the DNC attack.
And as for only interacting with reporters he deems friendly – look, maybe that says more about you than about him.

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