Neil Sinhababu and Nicholas Beaudrot's political blog
Sunday, May 3, 2009
Mark Halperin, Call (Out) Your Editor
As we have been told, authors of articles often don't write their headlines. This makes it possible for an author to write a relatively mundane article and unwittingly receive a racially inflammatory headline. In such a situation, the author's responsibility is to muse about how the editors who title their articles about Obama's Supreme Court options "White men need not apply" ought to be swiftly affected by economic trends prevalent in the news business.