Beating The Government To The Drums Of War

Andrew Sullivan —  Feb 15 2012 @ 7:12pm

Greenwald watches as hacks become hawks:

Many have compared the coordinated propaganda campaign now being disseminated about The Iranian Threat to that which preceded the Iraq War, but there is one notable difference. Whereas the American media in 2002 followed the lead of the U.S. government in beating the war drums against Saddam, they now seem even more eager for war against Iran than the U.S. government itself, which actually appears somewhat reluctant.