When it comes to the war in Afghanistan, Joe Biden’s definitely not the only one attempting feats of intellectual acrobatics. As expected, the media are also tying themselves into pretty impressive knots.

And, as expected, Drew Holden is there to call them out on it:

We’ll do our best!

It’s Real Journalism™, of course!

Well, good for Max Boot, at least as far as this is concerned. Consistency counts for something.

But for the others? There’s really no excuse, other than shameless hackery.

No serious person would.

CC: Margaret Sullivan.

This is the state of modern American journalism.