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Monday, May 02, 2005


Excellent reasoning from Matt Taibbi:
IDEAS: Why did you start acting out on the campaign trail?
TAIBBI: I needed to behave in a way that made me feel like I wasn't participating in this lousy process. At one point I took two hits of acid, dressed up as a Viking, and tried to interview one of Kerry's press handlers.... I did all this because I wanted to preserve my dignity as a citizen, instead of being just another accomplice in the con game.