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  • Newsweek Profile of David Brooks Reveals His Snooty Disdain For Conservatives, Washington

    03/05/2011 3:01:15 PM PST · by Suvroc10 · 22 replies
    News Busters ^ | March 5, 2011 | Tim Graham
    The March 7 Newsweek (NewsBeast) features an article titled "David Brooks Wants to Be Friends," but there's more bridge-burning than friend-making in this interview with James Atlas. Of course, he came up in Washington through conservative opinion journalism from the National Review, the Wall Street Journal editorial page, and The Weekly Standard, but "something has changed." Conservatives are now more uncivil. Well, either that -- or his paychecks are now signed by PBS, NPR, and The New York Times: But Brooks insists that something has changed in the past decade. Political discourse had grown coarse, he laments. Gone is the...