Democrat Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse has defended his membership in an all-white club, calling it a “long tradition” in his state. Naturally it’s been the lead story on so many newscasts. Wait, no it hasn’t:

Erick Erickson and Guy Benson know what would have the media and congressional Dems in a frenzy:

You know that’s what would be happening, but the “D” after Whitehouse’s name provides him with some extra protection.