Punishing Pundits For Predictions, And Portraying Petraeus

By Alex Weprin 

CNN’s “Reliable Sources” dedicated a segment to political pundits, specifically the habit of pundits making predictions, being flat-out wrong, and still getting booked as though they are credible experts.

Long story short, don’t expect things to change.


In addition, reporter Tom Ricks appeared to talk about the media’s very favorable coverage of General Petraeus… at least until his resignation: