Wednesday, January 14, 2009

"One has a sinking suspicion that the press is allowing itself to become Obama's lapdog extraordinaire."

(Via the Drudge Report)

According to Sun-Times columnist and long-time Chicago journalist, Carol Marin, journalists at Barack Obama news conferences have come to realize that Obama has pre-picked those journalists whom he will allow to ask him questions at the conference and many of them now "don't even bother raising" their hands to be called upon.

It isn't as if this should be a surprise to any one; the Big O was doing the same thing on the campaign trail. We can't have anyone who hasn't partaken of the Kool-Aid embarass The Enlightened One, now can we?

And now, a little musical interlude:

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