I actually like Politco, well as much as one can like any media organization.
You are right, if presented what is the shock value. Unless, it was prep FOR a future mailing and they were working through the kinks and now it is getting out there before the mailing.
Why are you buying into this report? It’s rumormongering without any legit sourcing.
I don’t mind them either, it’s just sometimes they try to blow things out of proportion (especially Ben Smith) when there really is no underlying story.