Murdoch Trolling For Dirt…Illegally.

UPDATE - 7/10 News Corp. Admits Settements Over Hacking. Yep, settlementS. Plural. And this is after first refusing to comment and then denying they'd done any such thing. When I lived in the Bay Area, there was a news reporter for a local radio station who would always sign off his broadcasts with the tagline, "...reminding you, if you don't like the news, go out and make some of your own!"...

Grand Old Persecution Complex

This post really struck me. It mirrors a few others I've read lately, and also something I'd been thinking of myself, since the Governor of Alaska decided to do her swan song over the fourth of July weekend. Namely, the persecution complex that is rampant in the GOP generally, and the conservative movement in particular these days. It's an odd phenomenon that has its roots in the "grumpy old man"...