Why I Don’t Read Ideological Media

Coates’ great post, Dishonesty Is The Seventh Killer App: You should read James Fallows’ takedown of Niall Ferguson deceptive case against a second Obama term. You should also read Andrew’s, and you should read Joe Weisenthal’s.   But one thing to keep in mind is there is no real penalty for respectable lying in our world …

Pulling Your Card

Stewart seen as winner in showdown with Cramer – CNN.com: “‘People want to see a lot of the financial gurus on a shish kabob, being skewered,’ Seaman said. ‘It’s really important to hold people accountable, and as we saw last night, Jon Stewart is a bit of a wild card, so if you aren’t living …