I read a lot of right-wing blogs as well as reasonable number of right-wing pundits now. I’m always struck by the fact that the pundits are generally more over-the-top with their rhetoric than the blogs are. Peggy Noonan today (via Sullvian):
The disaster in the Gulf may well spell the political end of the president and his administration
Sullivan, bless his soul, devotes an almost McArdlesque number of words to eviscerating this idiocy, but is that even necessary? Noonan is declaring the end of a presidency less than 18 months in as a result of a disaster that had more to do with the previous administration’s policies than anything else.
Whenever anyone talks about “the end” I like to watch this clip: