Democracy Now is attempting to help re-elect Barack.
That's how, despite the fact that the US military announced two deaths in Iraq yesterday, Amy Goodman could do headlines and various segments and never note Iraq or the two dead soldiers. There is now a third.
Not long ago, I was on the phone with a nephew and he asked me, "People are still dying in Iraq?" He had not heard anything on the news in forever.
That is how it goes, the Obama supporters of 2008 are getting ready to whore again.
Amy Goodman whored so badly that she drove off a significant portion of her audience -- and they will not be coming back. But having laid the ground work for three years in talking about the way Ms. Goodman whored, you better believe that a number of people who dismissed the criticism will be watching and see it with their own eyes this go round.
President Obama declares the war over and Ms. Goody has her marching orders.
This is C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot" for today: