Audio: Fred rips Reid, nutroots bloggers "who think we're the bad guys"

Oh, now. They don’t think we’re the bad guys. They think both sides are bad; they just happen to spend 98% of their time criticizing ours.

Don’t read anything into it.

I can’t decide if I like the idea of him swinging at the nutroots or if it demeans him to even acknowledge them. As a passing swipe within a broader attack on the Senate majority leader I suppose it’s fine. But if he starts fisking Greenwald’s Salon posts over at the Fred File, then it might indeed be time to Explore Huckabee.