Remember so long ago when Chronicle editorial page editor (or the Chief Editorial LiveJournalist as we like to call him) James Howard Gibbons lectured bloggers on the superiority of “magazine commentary and editorial pages in their ideal state.”
We’ve since tried to figure out this ideal state.
Today, the Chief Editorial LiveJournalist gave it away:
I wish I had a dollar for every time [retiring Chronicle cartoonist Clyde Peterson] reminded me: “It (politics) is (unlike professional sports) only a game.” I’d be living a life of leisure in the South of France.
As Matt Bramanti emailed earlier, “France is the ideal state.”