Yesterday, the Free Beacon came out with a pretty serious scoop strongly suggesting that Elizabeth Warren’s been lying about getting fired from a teaching job because she was “visibly pregnant.” Given Warren’s track record, it’s not exactly a stretch to suspect that she’d lie about something like that. Nate Silver couldn’t help but notice that the story didn’t seem to be getting much play in the mainstream media.

But now, and the media are finally ready to cover this story. In their own special way, of course.

Nothing we can do here … except invite shameless Warren sycophants to defend her unchallenged. Take MSNBC’s approach, for example:

Check it out:

Well, if it’s good enough for EMILY’s List, it’s good enough for MSNBC!

Excellent point.

Works every time.