The news that illegal immigrant activist Jose Antonio Vargas has been detained at a Texas Border Patrol station is hitting some of his fellow “journalists” pretty hard. Roll Call’s editor in chief Christina Bellantoni is beside herself:

Is that so?

Outrageous and “unfair,” apparently:

Bellantoni could use some perspective right about now:

Bingo. Sorry, Christina, but It’s. The. Law. And Vargas brazenly broke it.

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