ABC has a unique spin on the feud between John Edwards and Ann Coulter:
ABC cleverly censored Coulter's complete statement, which -- in the land we like to call 'reality' -- was:
|...about the same time, you know, Bill Maher was not joking and saying he wished Dick Cheney had been killed in a terrorist attack. So I've learned my lesson. If I'm gonna say anything about John Edwards in the future, I'll just wish he had been killed in a terrorist assassination plot...|
Coulter, of course, was highlighting the outrageous double-standard that exists in today's "reporting." Liberal commentators like Bill Maher can -- without comment or controversy -- get away with wishing for murder.
But let conservative pundits highlight those comments with tongue-in-cheek statements? Never! The mainstream media will both censor and spin to ensure maximum political effect!
As for Coulter being "flustered" by Elizabeth Edwards call during Hardball: read the transcript or listen to the show. Coulter was about as flustered as Patton during the Third Army's final drive into Germany.
By the way, is it name-calling to refer to Edwards as...