Jesse Jackson has remained a pretty marginal figure (even though he is an honorable and honest man).
Wow, yesterday he learned an important lesson: to get coverage by the major media, all he has to do is to accidentally mutter an off color phrase in a semi-public forum.
The American public loves a laughingstock they can taunt. Jay Leno, etc. When my ebook comes out next month to massive media fanfare, I’ll be sure to make numerous faux pas around anyone with a microphone.
In other news, Glen Greenwald points out how MSM pundits frequently create a dichotomy between "left wing values" and the "American people."