As Twitchy told you earlier, Jim Acosta is running into burning buildings all over the place, defending himself from critics of his Very Special Approach to journalism.

As stunning and brave as Acosta is, though, he could probably use all the moral support he can get. That’s where Dan Rather — who is equally stunning and brave, if not moreso — comes in:

El. Oh. El.

No kidding.

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