After making a number of disparaging comments about elements of the Right — including Ron Paul supporters, gay marriage opponents, and fellow blogger Matt Drudge — on a private listserv called "Journolist," Washington Post blogger Dave Weigel has reportedly resigned this morning.
In case you missed it: the latest flap was over Weigel's wish that Matt Drudge set himself on fire.
Anyway, I just thought I'd warn the unemployed that this guy is coming.
The WaPo never really got the conservative-beat thing in the first place. They did the same thing with their religion page, deciding that atheists would do the best job of running it. Ah well.