Politico’s Blake Hounshell distracts after Dem senator accused of plagiarism

The New York Times has alleged that Montana Democrat Sen. John Walsh plagiarized “at least” one-quarter of a 2007 thesis he turned in to earn a master’s degree from the United States Army War College. Serious allegations, right?

For Blake Hounshell of Politico, the first order of business was to provide spin and maybe a talking point for his MSM colleagues and Walsh’s fellow Dems:

It must just be sheer instinct.



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Hackery! Journo’s joke attempt ‘perfectly describes media, Obamacare’

Evidently. At least according to Politico’s Glenn Thrush, who has long suffered from a bad case of sycophantitis. Check out his latest fit of lapdoggery:



Citizens rightly gave him the business.


Oh, he is totally doing his “job”:


This Twitter user helpfully sums things up for Thrush:

Get it now, lapdog?

Speaking of fedoras, here is an exit theory that might explain Thrush’s absurdity.


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