Note that aside from the high-school level snark, they rate each blogger on their "STUPID/EVIL RATIO".
The author is Roy Edroso from the ever-wise alicublog...and aside from being a juvenile jackass, he's a tool. Why? Because while nonsense like this is great for making the 15% of True Believers feel Really Really Good about themselves, it makes the other 36% that we on the left need to do things like - you know, win elections - pretty pissed off at the smug arrogance that's so proudly on display.
And it's timely, because Obama's perceived invulnerability is being rattled by the fact that he dropped the mask at least rhetorically in Bittergate.
Look, I'm not sure why urban intellectuals feel do disrespected as a class, and why they have such a chip on their shoulder. But you know what?
We're in an election cycle where the GOP candidate should be staked out like a sacrificial goat waiting for the knife. Instead, we get Democratic thinkers worrying - appropriately - that the Democratic candidate is going to actually lose in November. And one of the big reasons is that the public voice of the Party is cranky, smug yuppies.
I never in my life thought I'd be nostalgic for the Walter Reuther and George Meany Democrats. But you know what? If I have to choose between these clowns and those dead fat white guys, the dead guys are starting to look a whole lot better.