Rod Dreher

Somebody secretly records a drunken Jerry Jones, the Dallas Cowboys owner, talking trash about Bill Parcells and others in a bar, and WFAA, the ABC affiliate in Dallas, runs it as a story. This royally cheesed off WFAA’s veteran sports anchor Dale Hansen, who thought it a serious breach of journalistic ethics. Hansen went on the air last night and let station management — his bosses, that is — have it with both barrels. Watch this video; you’ll want to stand up and cheer for Hansen (and, to be fair, respect the people whose bottoms he barbecues in this commentary for letting him make it on air, and putting it on their website):

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