Mike the Mad Biologist

Paul Waldman Kicks John Stossel’s Ass

And one of my favorite liberal wonks was wearing glasses while doing so. That has to hurt. Seriously, Waldman did a brilliant thing: he shifted the discussion onto his terms. Instead of the storyline being “liberals are mean to Bill O’Loofa O’Reilly”, it became “why can’t conservatives respond to criticism in any other way than crying ‘Smear'”? Nicely done.

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  1. #1 apalazzo
    September 27, 2006

    The sad thing is that Stossel is the son of a prominent Laboratory head (and actin researcher) here at Harvard.

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