Saturday, March 19, 2011

The Myth of the "Surprisingly Affable Republican Media Personality"

Michael C. Tracey on The Huckster:

[...] What happened to the wholesome, courteous underdog we once knew?

He never existed. I interviewed Huckabee when he visited my former university last year to deliver a $25,000 speech. [...]

Worth a read if your only impressions of Huckabee come from places like the New York Times.


Don McArthur said...

I learned everything I ever needed to know about Mike Huckabee years ago. Standard political scammer on the make.

Brendan said...

I'd forgotten all about that particular grift. Thanks for the reminder.