If you operate your own website and are following the Crowley/Gates brouhaha, you’ve probably noticed an abrupt switch in your comments section; one side went from being pro-Gates (reasonable enough) to virulently anti-Crowley within the course of several hours. It’s kind of fascinating to watch that happen; presumably the tapes and testimony coming available is acting as an irritant.
Or possibly it was this video (via Little Miss Attila):
Embedded video from CNN Video
Which apparently is acting as actual ground glass on the soul for some. It’s funny, really: I was perfectly happy to entertain the position that this may have been something else besides the attempt of a guy to milk his fifteen minutes of fame into something career-enhancing (said he, with malice aforethought); but the longer this goes on, the harder it gets to maintain that…
Crossposted to Moe Lane.