CNN Announces Hiring Of Red State's Erick Erickson

No, really - they did:W.T.F., CNN? Seriously! I mean, are you trying to out-FOX FOX? Are you trying to provide "fairness and balance," offering up Erickson as a serious, reasonable kind of guy, like some kind of counterweight to all the (nonexistent) notorious progressive bomb-throwers in your employ and all over your airwaves, currently? I mean, you've got Carville...but you've also got his...

There Goes That Liberal Media…Again

Everybody say it with me: …Still. Not. Liberal. (via the Washington Monthly):Trevor Francis, the communications director at the Republican National Committee, was forced out yesterday. A couple of hours later, the party announced that Alex Castellanos, a notorious Republican media consultant and CNN contributor, will take over as a senior communications adviser to RNC Chairman Michael Steele....