Dispatches from the Creation Wars

Hypocrite Henry Hyde Dies

Here’s the AP report, which does not bother to mention that Hyde, while pursuing impeachment of Bill Clinton and being one of the most sanctimonious moralists in politics, was busted for having an affair. He amusingly called the affair, which began when he was 41 years old, a “youthful indiscretion.” Today we’d call that a wide stance.