Obviously trying to find an impartial moderator from the mainstreet media is an impossibility, but perhaps one could be found that does not stand to gain from an Obama presidential win. Gwen Iffil is slated to be moderator for tomorrow night’s vice presidential debate between Governor Sarah Palin and Senator Joe Biden. What is not being reported in the mainstreet media is that Gwen Iffil has written a book entitled, “The Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama”. The book is slated for release – get this – on inauguration day, January 20, 2009. I’m betting book sales will be a little bit better if Obama does indeed win the presidency. The Commission on Presidential Debates chooses the moderators. Wonder if they did their homework here. I guess conservatives are used to the bias, but it would be nice if some light would get shined on it every so often.
This is Gwen Ifill’s impartiality: