Originally Posted by bjkeefe
...I think Bob, like most liberal intellectuals, likes to make an effort to see where the other side is coming from and dislikes an excess of cheering for his own side. I also think he genuinely thinks having different viewpoints is a good thing, for traffic/financial and lots of other reasons. Therefore, I don't have a problem with the mix, I just sometimes wish it included more actual liberals, and fewer pairings of the Jonah Goldberg/Peter Beinart sort; i.e., someone from the far-right paired with a squishy centrist with some left leanings.
Yeah, your right. I should cut him some slack. I just need to separate out the liberal intellectual Bob from the recent monovlog incarnation that was scolding in the hopes of currying favor with the investor class
I'll do a Geithner and respect his good parts while wishing the "other" assets