Tuesday, October 07, 2003

The Clinton Test

Josh Marshall says he follows the Clinton Test when determining the appropriate degree of relevance and outrage for a particular issue.

We should compare Partisan Liberal Journalist Josh Marshall's "Clinton Test" with Partisan Conservative Journalist Chris Caldwell's "Clinton Test:"

CALDWELL: Well, yes, one of my colleagues likes to say, "The Golden Rule is that all rumors about the Clintons are true". But I think ...

KURTZ: That's quite a journalistic standard.