contributing editor Judy Bachrach threw Fox News a curveball on inauguration day when she—gasp!—dared to question
Bush's priorities, as reflected by the nine parties his people threw on the big day last week. How dare the America-hating Bachrach imply that the Republicans' commitment to our troops is only a superficial sound byte, part of a made-for-TV administration and a prime time war?
For an expanded version of this argument, check out Frank Rich's upcoming NYT
. (subscription required) Don't miss the part where he describes inaugural ball entertainers telling wounded soldiers to dance and clap—only some didn't have hands and feet.