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National Review’s Ed Whelan has outed The Blogger Formerly Known as Publius, revealing his name and employer despite being informed by TBFKAP that he had a “variety of private, family, and professional reasons” for wishing to keep his identity private.
It all started when
Whelan and others have been harshly criticizing Sotomayor for her comment that courts are “where policy is made.”
to be clear – the proximate cause was that Whelan got mad that I criticized him in a blog post. More specifically, he’s mad that Eugene Volokh made him look rather silly – and he’s lashing out at me for pointing that out, and publishing my name.
Stay classy repugs!
Originally posted to lostmypassword on Mon Jun 08, 2009 at 04:38 PM PDT.