Threats of a Coward

…That’s easier said than done, especially after O’Reilly chose to start threatening reporters. His best move now would be to do the difficult, responsible thing, the thing truly great journalists have been doing for decades: admit he screwed up, apologize and try to move on.

That might damage his brand as the swaggering no-spin guy, and it might even lose him some viewers. But it would begin to restore his reputation in a profession that isn’t perfect and doesn’t expect its practitioners to be — but also doesn’t expect valid questions to be answered with the snarling, empty threats of a coward. 1

Threats of a Coward

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  1. The article is entitled What Bill O’Reilly Owes America; we would contend that this is just the start of what O’Reilly owes us.

Au Courant

This week’s au courant links…

And finally, it’s all about the DNA:

Au Courant

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  1. Never had a problem with the breed personally. I have to admit that’s mostly because as soon as they made me for an American they never came anywhere near my table…
  2. Duh: cooperation is what the authorities want.
  3. Best rendered in….wait for it…Chrome.