Perhaps the instructors for the Los Angeles Times’ Internet 101 might point out that such an exchange is about 1000 times more interesting than anything their paper has run on the op-ed page for the past five years, except, of course, for those pieces by Boot and Hanson.
Serious people discussing serious issues in a serious way. What a concept. Oh, wait. I guess that will cut out 80% of the op-ed contributors to the LAT.