Howard Kurtz finally asks a reasonable question:
One lingering question: Where was the press in the weeks after the July 14 Novak column? Other than a few news stories and outraged columns by David Corn and Paul Krugman, the media were napping on this story until the CIA kicked it over to Justice.
But here’s the obvious follow-up: Where was media critic Howard Kurtz when the press was napping? I’m not the only blogger who tried to get him interested in the story and didn’t even get a response.