“We pledged to support her to the end,” said Representative Charles W. Rangel, a New York Democrat who has been a patron of Mrs. Clinton since she first ran for the Senate. “Our problem is not being able to determine when the hell the end is.”
(That blog post may have the highest author-to-word ratio of anything the NYTimes has ever published. It has Adam Nagourney’s byline at the top, then three other reporters’ bylines at the bottom. Given that it only had two quotations plus a couple references to an anonymous “senior adviser” and anonymous “aides” you have to wonder how it took four people to report it. Six paragraphs, four reporters — no wonder there are rumors of more layoffs at the Times.