He was just too nice a guy
Drop the centrism, embrace the partisanship, and stop pretending you can fix Washington.
Optics and leadership.
I'm not convinced.
The D.C. police investigation of NBC hotshot David Gregory for waving around an empty ammo magazine on "Meet the Press" easily proves two things. First, D.C.'s "ammunition control" laws are ridiculous. But more importantly, once again, we find the arrogance of the national press knows no boundaries.
NBC's David Gregory isn't always a news reporter. As we're seeing with increasing frequency on that network, he's squashing stories. Call him an unreporter.
On NBC's Meet the Press, Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert jokingly told David Gregory, "I don't really watch the news so much. I come in around 6:30 and I just say the opposite of whatever Rachel Maddow says the night before, and I'm usually good."