August 27, 2003

Malice ...

David Warren writes:

...Returning from four weeks of holiday, in which I did my best to avoid all news, I find myself again somewhat shocked by the sheer malice of the mainstream media. The journalists themselves are overwhelmingly "liberal". In the U.S., for instance, they have been shown to vote as a class for Democrats over Republicans by margins of more than ten-to-one; and further, that they tend to identify with the left wing of that Democrat Party. They want to bring down President Bush, at all costs; and if Iraq is turned back into a Saddamite killing field, or Al Qaeda is given a new lease on life, they don't particularly care. For they smell Republican blood...
Too true. Individually they are probably no worse than the rest of us, but in the aggregate they form a hive that can only be called sociopathic. Other people just aren't real to them. A million foreigners in mass graves can easily be ignored, while the personal discomfort of being in the party out-of-power is overwhelming...

Posted by John Weidner at August 27, 2003 2:42 PM
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