Marco Rubio Official SC

At what point will the public tire of liberal journalists lamenting that the Republican Party is overwhelmingly white and thrilled about it? They’ve been drawing that cartoon so long surely they’ll eventually run out of ink. They love their 2012 narrative that every non-white group is rushing to Obama and the Left, and they want to keep it that way.

So what do you do when the GOP elects or nominates a black, or Hispanic (as they’ve done constantly)? You rip them personally, mercilessly. Ask Justice Thomas.

This is why everyone should have expected something absurd from the media when Sen. Marco Rubio was picked to give the response to President Obama’s State of the Union address. But this year perhaps they went too far. They made utter, complete fools — of themselves.

Few happenings in politics have been more overhyped than Sen. Marco Rubio taking a swig of water in mid-response, and few reporters have looked more ridiculous on that trivial subject than CNN’s Wolf Blitzer. “So can a drink of water make or break a political career? U.S. Senator, possible presidential candidate. We’re going to find out, whether he likes it or not.”

On screen were the words “CAREER ENDER?” The befuddled masses at CNN tried to claim they were joking, but you never send personality-challenged Wolf Blitzer on a comedy mission.

Read More at newsbusters.org . By Brent Bozell.

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