Lots of friends who aren't hard-core blogaholics have been moved to check in by the happy karmic bonanza of the Karl Rove/Valerie Plame affair, but they claim (and rightly so) that bloggers are all talking to each other and assuming quite a bit of past knowledge.
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If the only source you have for news is television of the non-Olbermann or Daily Show variety, you might think Joe Wilson is a real dick. Eriposte over at the Left Coaster has a very succinct, point-by-point refutation of the smear campaign being launched against him by the mighty right wing wind machine.
Most people who stop in here also read Jane, but just in case, she has a fine precis of the refutation of spin coming from the Right.
For a look at what 'they' are actually saying, don your HazMat suit and tip toe gently to see the WSJ Opinion Journal here. It's truly disturbed.
Next week in Opinion Journal, the following headlines:
"GWBush, Intellectual Giant"
"General Pinochet, Man of Humanity"
"Was Lester Maddox Right?"
"Bernie Ebbers: Misunderstood Philanthrope"
Make up your own, it's fun.