Ed Driscoll

Pay To Play--That's The Chicago Way!

It will be curious to see > Obama to Tanning Bed Media: You must tithe before worshiping me” href=”http://hotair.com/archives/2008/10/21/obama-to-tanning-bed-media-you-must-tithe-before-worshipping-me/”>how this stunt goes over with, as Ed Morrissey has dubbed them, the Tanning Bed Media:

The best-funded political campaign in American history says news organizations will have to pay–in some cases almost $2,000 each–if they want to cover Barack Obama’s election-night celebration in Chicago.

As Ed writes, “Don’t expect too much sympathy from us for the Tanning Bed Media. The only reason why Obama’s in a position to demand tithes from the worshiping media is because journalists and editors didn’t do their jobs in the first place.”