Two weeks after the bustier bust, almost no one has come to the defense of Janet Jackson. I do so with a full heart. By baring a single breast in a slam-dunk publicity stunt of two seconds' duration, this singer also exposed just how many boobs we have in this country. We owe her thanks for a genuine public service.
Frank Rich is rockin and rollin in this terrific column. He rips everyone but JJ, and does so with gusto, glee and a bit of outrage.
Saffire's recent column on media consolidation is a good companion to this one.