Depression Hits the Nation

Journalist Matthew Cooper on Meet the Press discussing the order to testify or face the maximum penalty of 18 months in prison to divulge his interview with CIA operative Valerie Plume.

Depressed, we plunge deeper and deeper into a pathetic national meaninglessness, where truth has been all but eliminated from governmental discourse, and as the press is carried off to jail or begging for justice on political talk shows.

A Season in Hell is in full session, with no plans for recess.