The Press – Showing Up Before Barney Fife


“horrified” law enforcement
There comes a time when the press needs to draw the same line of respect as ordinary citizens and stay the hell out of the way during an investigation – especially one of national security significance.

NPR reports,via the Corner at NRO, that the realtime cat-and-mouse game between Shahzad, the Press and law enforcement “was [...]

Amid Latest NY Terrorist Attack, It’s Still Politics as Usual


Them.

Katie lied, and Bloomberg tried.
Doubly so.
Sunday evening, May 2nd, amid the massive hunt for the Times Square Car Bomber, CBS’s Katie Couric and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg exchanged pleasantries:
Couric:  Law enforcement officials don’t know who left the Nissan Pathfinder behind, but at this point, the mayor believes the suspect acted alone.
Bloomberg: If I had to guess [...]