Last night The Other McCain Fought Back against Crazy Charles Johnston’s Smears:
“Meanwhile, white supremacist blogger Robert Stacy McCain (new darling of the right wing blogs) is attacking again. No linkies for him.”
— Charles Johnson, Little Green Footballs, Sept. 15, 2009
“Never tell a lie, nor take what is not your own, nor sue anybody for slander, assault and battery. Always settle them cases yourself.”
— Andrew Jackson, recalling his mother’s advice
Pamela Geller is a brave woman who can fight her own battles without my aid, but by the time I finally spoke up — in November 2008 — Charles had already irrevocably committed himself to the disgraceful campaign by which he has since destroyed his own reputation and influence:
I recommend you go to his site and read the rest of the story and see what happens when someone begins to believe their “press clippings.” Johnson has gone from Blogosphere Icon to a sad, angry has been.