BTW: If Politico.com or any other expanding journalistic enterprise is hunting for a West Coast chief, Malcolm is one of the few who really gets the new model. The Los Angeles Times is smart to try and hold on to him, but as the Times sinks into the irrelevance it planned for itself, the MSM survivors and the new media thrivers should start picking off the best of the paper’s team.
If we can figure out how, we’ll get Eric Mangini on the program to discuss America’s team asap.
Conservatives are rightly focused on the prospect of extraordinary waste (and wasted opportunities) in the president-elect’s stimulus plan, and Americans generally are just beginning to shake off the stunning effects of the fall’s market panic.
But even the most pressing domestic challenges shouldn’t divert attention from the growing malevolence that Israel, and by extension the entire West, faces.