From “Media Bashing 101” (Intro to Media “Criticism” As Campaign Tool?) with the New York Times’ Mark Leibovitch:

[M]edia bashing may work better in dashes (like paprika) — nothing too relentless or overwhelming…

Not the recipe the McCain campaign appears to be following of late.

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Liz Cox Barrett is a writer at CJR.