Palm Beach News

Wagging the Dog at the Klein Forum

OK, so maybe it's not the most riveting video of this month's clashes between congressional Democrats and health-care reform opponents, but this is a perfect illustration of the media echo chamber we've entered. Below, a woman shooting a video after yesterday's Ron Klein forum in Boynton Beach.
 

And judging by the proximity of those still photographers swarming her, you can probably see the woman's picture in one of your local dailies. They may curse the "liberal media," but these tea-party people sure know how to perform once the klieg lights come on.

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Thomas Francis