Real Journo Lashes Media Creeps


I can’t say most journalists are good-for-nothing leftists or spineless toads who go along to get along, but a helluva lot of them are.

Thus it’s always nice to see somebody take a poke at the worst of them, namely those who get cushy scribbling jobs largely if not entirely on the strength of their connections.

Julie Burchill is not somebody I’ve always agreed with, but I commend her article in spike.com this weekend, a good Sunday brunchtime read.

The scourge of hereditary columnists