The dog days of campaign journalism Blog ››› August 21, 2008 3:42 PM EDT ››› ERIC BOEHLERT ? Chris Lehmann, senior editor at CQ, interviewed by Harpers, on the summertime inanity: "That's why the VP speculation is so perfect for cable; you can fill up all that airtime without any reporting." Short Link copy link We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.