Exactly Wrong on Free Speech for New Media
Originally posted 2010-12-13 15:16:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Via the permalink-less Kausfiles, a link to excerpts from (and suckup commentary about) remarks by CNN suit Jonathan Klein espousing the self-parodic, anti-democratic, anti-free-speech, and, yes, darn it, bad-for-the-children “MSM” concept that, well, alright, maybe we will let new kids play in our sandbox, as long as we can still decide who gets the secret decoder rings:
When the Jeff Gannon bomb exploded in the White House press room, where was the White House Correspondents’ Association? … I have a modest proposal for the White House Correspondents Association, whose annual black-tie gala I eagerly await next week: cancel the gala, and instead spend that time and energy creating standards–and enforcing them–for those who would call themselves White House correspondents.