December 27, 2003

SHOCKING UNPROFESSIONALISM: The OmbudsGod indicts Chicago Tribune ombudsman Don Wycliff and Palm Beach Post ombudsman C.B. Hanif for making bogus rape accusations.

You know, this is just sloppiness. But it would be bad enough in a pundit. Ombudsmen aren’t supposed to be opiners — they’re supposed to be the guardians of fairness and accuracy.

“Supposed to be” is the operative phrase here, I’d say.