Rolling Stone reporter Michael Hastings deserves the Pulitzer Prize for reminding President Obama that the press, not the president, runs the country.
It has been decades since the nation awaited the release of a news article in print.
In the age of blogs and message boards, when even the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times have oversaturated the world wide web with ‘up-to-date’, ‘breaking news’ stories, it is refreshing to have to wait several days for an ‘article to come out’. The suspense is deadly.
Here is to Michael Hastings—a real writer—one with reserve—a scribe who served political justice to the black man who became president via a story in O Magazine.
It appears, despite America’s love for Jay Z, that true journalism and freedom of the press is found only in a white rock and roll magazine.
I’m going to buy five copies for my mother.