I took a stroll over to The Mothership this afternoon and found that she was down for unknown reasons. Thinking that my FireFox bookmarks might be corrupted due to the recent upgrade, I googled The Blogmocracy and clicked that link. No dice.
Instead I found an amusing blast from the past by Robert Stacy McCain in 2012. Down in the comments, “Jacobus” posted a link to this:
The last phrase in that self-description says a lot.
So 33-year-old Magical Jazzy played with Chicago in 1986? News to me, so I searched the BRC Archives. He never once mentioned the band, and he’s not listed anywhere in their lineups. Go figger.
But now it’s only 5-years old. Charles didn’t wait, and posted this:
Typical Johnson. He leaves out the crucial words of that post on National Review Online written by Eliana Johnson: “Based on the transcript.”
Yeah, based upon a transcript from 2007 via The Chicaco Sun Times, Charles Johnson has it sussed. And BTW, Charles (@Lizardoid, @Green_Footballs, or whatever Tweet Nic you’re hiding behind these days) not one of your sycophants have showed up on this blog or elsewhere to dispute a single fact posted on This Series. Telling, eh?