A Line that Says It All
"But in Obama’s faith in the average American voter lies one of the greatest weaknesses of his campaign."
Says all you need to know ... about the person who wrote it: Glenn Greenwald. Some people could live anywhere on the globe -- or on Venus -- and still have the unmeltable mentality of an inside-the-Beltway kommissar, an authoritarian enforcer, an ideological bouncer at the door of democracy. You meet them left and right. Both give you bad chills.
Blaming it on the manipulative media and the political strategies of the other side is a cheap mask, as well as a tactic. Such people don't want big media to go away; they want it at their beck for a change.