Reilly, this is exactly why I choose the word "authority"...can you give me a better or accurate or even just more favorable-to-you word to use for what I bolded?Because some do question the credibility of BR, he is still one who enjoys credibility with a wider audience than many journalists/truth seekers, therefore the fact that he initiated the conversation about the problems with the alt media is not a problem for me.
I'm glad it's not a problem for you, to me how he got it is the deeper problem than the one he is "enjoying credibility with a wider audience" about
I certainly don't think you're a sychophant...but it's beyond the scope of possibility that you are acting as bit of enabler in this situation? (At least from my point of view? Is it completely invalid? If so, how?)