Protected: Reply to Arrgh Paine's Letter To Jane Hamsher

This post was originally going to be a reply to R. Paine's "Open Letter To Jane Hamsher" which he posted on his blog. Unfortunately, in order to tell the back-story that accompanies my opinion which rebuts much of his position expressed in his open letter, I had to write extensively enough that I exceeded blogger's character count for comments. Thus, my reply is posted here - though it should...