Ed Driscoll

All About The Sources

Live from the set of CSI: Alaska, Stacy McCain performs a thorough postmortem on the latest drive-by media hit on Sarah Palin:

Many Republicans have been heard to complain recently, “Hey, what’s wrong with you conservative bloggers? How come you can’t just make stuff up the way those left-wingers do? You need to get with this 21st-century Web 2.0 thing, OK?”

Yesterday, we discovered the problem: Conservative bloggers don’t have “sources” the way progressives do.

Read the whole thing.

Meanwhile, Dan Rather (a man who knows that the best source for sources is an Abilene Kinko’s) appears to be morphing into Rupert Pupkin (though minus the latter’s cerebral comedy stylings) and is determined to claw his way back to the big time — one lawsuit at a time.