True to Life

On the heavy and evidently successful conservative pressure to can a non-Grover-Norquist-approved miniseries on Ronald Reagan, Josh Marshall says:

Wake me up when we’re back in America.

Boy. What with The Reagans, DC 9/11, and Saving Jessica Lynch (hyped as the “story that gave a nation hope,” despite apparently being mostly fabricated), our damn liberal media sure has the nation by the short hairs.