Appalling: Media swoon over crooner Hugo Chavez; Just a ‘firebrand,’ ‘hero to Venezuela’s poor’

That is an associate editor at The Daily Mirror. And he is not alone in his moral bankruptcy. Other members of the media also took to Twitter to expose their lack of moral compasses, upon the news of the death of tyrant Hugo Chavez.

I interviewed Hugo Chavez a few years ago in New York. I remember he walked into the interview singing

A photo posted by Larry King (@larrykingnow) on

Gee, guys, what’s wrong with you? He was a crooner, don’t you know? NBC makes sure you know.

As does a reporter at The Washington Post.

And there’s more:

Just a little firebrand! Like your feisty grandpa!

And a fighter!

The repugnant just won’t end.

A hero. A hero.

For shame.

Will George Stephanopoulos weigh in to diminish Chavez’s evil, like he did with Kim Jong Un?

Stayed tuned.

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