Mark Halperin’s list of take-aways from the health care debate can be summarized pretty easily — it’s all Obama’s and the media’s fault.
3. The White House is understandably pushing back against and exploiting the mobs for its own political gain; while understandable, it is also shameful in its own way.[….]
6. Debating whether a given mobster is “real” or “astroturf” is like debating who the third-best professional wrestler of the 1980s was.
There’s some shots at Republicans in there, too, don’t get me wrong. But how is it a pox on both houses when teabaggers disrupt meetings and issue death treats?