The Washington Post's Sebastian Mallaby Turns on McCain


John McCain worked pretty hard, over the course of many years, to earn the adulation of major media figures. This year, he's working equally hard to drive them away.



In recent weeks, we've seen fairly strong denunciations of McCain from Time's Joe Klein, Newsweek's Jonathan Alter, and the New York Times' Thomas Friedman. Today, it looks like the Washington Post's Sebastian Mallaby, hardly a reflexive liberal, has joined the club:

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