Wait … Has hell frozen over?

Nope. But when the media pull a stunt like this, we’ve got no choice but to defend someone who did nothing wrong.

So, what happened? Well, it started with this:

Boy, Jeb really stepped in it, didn’t he? Talk about gauche. Talk about cold.

Pffft. Context, shmontext! All we need to know is that Jeb is a huge jerk who trivializes deadly mass shootings.

Lizza sure hopes so!

Turns out we didn’t have to wait until the weekend for the full context of Jeb’s remarks. No thanks to Lizza, of course.

ABC Breaking News | Latest News Videos

Nope. Sorry, guys, but Ryan’s not sorry.

Actually, that’s still not the full context of Bush’s remarks.

Want to try one more time, Ryan?

There. Was that so hard?


Great work, Ryan. You even made sure to spread your brand of quality journalism to other media outlets before all was said and done.

Journalism, baby!

Yep. And as it happens, there are a few liberal journos who are pushing back against the blatant B.S.:

Unfortunately, the damage is already done. But you know what? It wasn’t Bush who the media really hurt; it was themselves.


This isn’t the first time they’ve done it:

And it certainly won’t be the last.

We’ll leave you with the Bush camp’s response:

Great job, media. Great. Job.