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June 29, 2012 9:16 AM
Why Justice Souter -- I mean Roberts -- is like Kathleen Parker
Posted by Staff
We all saw how the media reacted yesterday. Overnight, Chief Justice John Roberts went from a pariah to, literally in the eyes of the media, one of the great justices in the history of the Court. We also saw how the media suddenly found the dreaded 5-4 Supreme Court decision perfectly acceptable. Do not make the mistake of thinking that what you witnessed yesterday was some sort of bias or double standard. It wasn't. It was a payoff to a tactic the media's been using for years to co-opt narcissistic Republicans desperate for affirmation. Facebook iconFacebook Fark iconFark Furl iconFurl
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