Thursday, April 09, 2009

Can Anyone Take A Position On Anything?

I get, if don't really agree with, the idea that reporters feel constrained about their ability to take a position on an issue. But the editorial page... editorializes! Surely the editors of an editorial page, even one committed to publishing a range of opinions*, can take a position on whether something is true or false.

Maybe they're also an arm of Iranian intelligence. Lately I find when no other explanation makes sense, that's probably the answer.

*If from the new republic to the free republic constitutes a wide range.