On Tuesday night’s Hour of Spin, the infamous, deplorable Keith Olbermann did it again. In attacking Michelle Malkin, the new Edward R Murrow once more indulged his diseased psyche to unleash demeaning, personal invectives against women, referring to Ms Malkin as a “big mashed-up bag of meat with lipstick on it”. This is what passes for journalism on today’s Peacock air. It has not gone unnoticed. Inside Cable News said “Yuck!” and noted:
Um, what’s the difference between this attack and the “Ho-Pas” incident, which Olbermann subsequently apologized for even though he had nothing to do with that incident?
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Liberal blogger Tommy Christopher, writing at mediaite (a website run by MSNBC legal analyst Dan Abrams), was also taken aback:
[Malkin] is not known for parsing her words, either. None of this, however, explains why Keith Olbermann would refer to her in such dehumanizing terms, even as he’s decrying that exact behavior.
All this is nothing new. Olbermann’s Misogyny Hall of Shame has been adding exhibits for years:
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