Ed Driscoll

You Stay Classy, Old Media!

What an astonishing series of media moments have occurred just within the last couple of weeks. The New York Times are profoundly disappointed that they have no “defining atrocity” to pin on Americans in Iraq. Both Robin Wright of the Washington Post and Barbara Starr of CNN told Howard Kurtz today that decreasing US casualties in Iraq aren’t newsworthy as far as they’re concerned. And Katie Couric says that she is “uncomfortable” with “the whole culture of wearing flags on our lapel and saying