It was rather telling on Friday when Gordon Peterson, the host of PBS's Inside Washington, cited the Huffington Post's Howard Fineman calling Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney "a giant hairball" on MSNBC.
Luckily for viewers with some objectivity, syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer was there to call Peterson out saying, "I like your choice of objective sources" (video follows with transcript and commentary):
GORDON PETERSON, HOST: I heard Howard Fineman say on MSNBC that Mitt Romney is like a giant hairball that the Republicans can’t cough up.
CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER: I like your choice of objective sources.
PETERSON: But do you disagree?
KRAUTHAMMER: "Hairball" has a pejorative connotation. I hate to say that.
So the host of one of the nation's oldest televised political talk shows watches MSNBC.
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