McCain and Palin are laughing at the press Blog ››› September 16, 2008 8:36 PM EDT ››› ERIC BOEHLERT ? And it's the press' fault. Why? "Because the political press has consciously folded its work into the larger entertainment culture." 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.