As Patterico writes, guestblogging at Hot Air:
The L.A. Times owes [Sen. John Cornyn R-TX] an apology. Do you think he’ll get one?
Yes, that was a rhetorical question.
Update (6/1/09): On his own blog, Patterico notes, “L.A. Times Sends Embarrassing Quote Down the Memory Hole.” Keep rockin’!