Media Revolt: A Manifesto. Excerpt:
“The obvious aspect of this discussion is the way the entire framing of the debate — as a question of ‘character’ as opposed to such boring details as policy — heavily favors the party that relies more on imagery and jingoism, wrapping itself in the flag and pounding its chest about moral superiority: in other words, conservatives. “
Atrios pointed to it, but how many really read the whole thing? Please do. Especially if you are from the press or a blogger.