Tuesday, March 29, 2005

People who get it (No surprise edition)

Paul Krugman sees that it's all one piece. What's Going On?:
Now [Tom Delay] and his party, shocked by the public's negative reaction to their meddling, want to move on. But we shouldn't let them. The Schiavo case is, indeed, a chance to highlight what's going on in America. …
He highlights the culture of intimidation (Dave Neiwert's beat), the ascendancy of creationism (my beat), the attacks on a patient's right to prescribed medication (covered at Echidne of the Snakes), and the filibuster (covered by everyone ever) as examples. It's nice to have the big guys singing the same song.