This one’s all about pumping up the Google rankings, folks.
In a statement released Wednesday, Sens. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Mark Kirk (R-Ill.), John Cornyn (R-Texas), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) accused Village Voice Media of facilitating human trafficking and child prostitution.
Via Instapundit, who is not being a Buddha about this, either. Possibly because Glenn also read what Village Voice Media allegedly helped enable (via Nicholas Kristof)…
Contra Don Surber & Glenn Reynolds, every time I’ve seen one of Edroso’s posts break out of the cocoon it’s been because he’s made an elementary and mockable research error*. On the other hand, that might be just his particular method of getting hitcount. On the gripping hand, the Village Voice obviously doesn’t care, so why should we?
Is this worth putting on RedState? Nah, probably not.
*I’d say that it was a badge of honor, except that it’s not like we’re talking A-List here. Even by the Online Left’s more… flexible… standards.