It’s amazing the amount of buzz and commentary Chris Daly’s post on Perry Bacon has sparked (earlier).

Some updates: Chris Daly provides an update and “clarifies” many of his original points (read: re-states them in a much more polite tone that he should have employed in the first place).

Jack Shafer
calls Daly’s post a “lame complaint” and offers this gem:

    Ripping Daly is a bit like shooting fish in a barrel. But what’s wrong with shooting fish in a barrel? If a professor is stupid enough to gurgle like this about young reporters while splashing around in the tight confines of a tub, he deserves double-barrel treatment.

More from David von Drehle.

Jim Naughton thinks that Len Downie is out of line criticizing Romenesko. So does Greg Sargent.

(Hat Tip: Romenesko)