Prairie Weather backs me up on the ethics of the Howie Kurtz story and the McCain campaign's actions:

It stinks. The Post, not to mention the McCain campaign, owes Sullivan an apology at the very least.  By now we don't expect probity from the McCain campaign but the Post still has a reputation to protect.  Doesn't it?

Sullivan tells the whole story at his own site.  Meanwhile, we have John McCain's number and we now know just what Howard Kurtz is made of.  It will be interesting to see whether the Post has the cojones (and the good judgment) to kick Kurtz where it will inflict the most pain -- or maybe out the door.

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