What we have here, my friends, is known as a double standard. A double standard which shall not stand.
But first let’s meet the players. Hannity, looking spiffy yet rumpled in a power suit:
Colmesy, never more dapper than in formalwear and appropriately flaccid bowtie:
Rick Santorum, statesmanlike in senatorial business attire:
And Sweet Jane, the big A’s new fave, workin’ it classy-like … in sweater and blue jeans:
The stage is now set for what will surely come to be known as “The Betrayal.”
The O’Reilly Factor, November 13, 2006:
And Hannity & Colmes, tonight:
Exit question: What’s our next move? Demand a formal apology? Insist that the boss appear only on live shows henceforth so that she too can drop the B-bomb with impunity? How about Fleming sends us a special autographed copy of “Cookin’ with Jane” and we call it even?