Lowest rated cable news outfit hits bottom; keeps digging

CNN is the lowest rated cable news network in America - and for good reason. Powerline: There isn't much left of the CNN brand, but there is still a little room to sink deeper-and today, CNN did. Compare and contrast: CNN's panel is excited about Chris Dorner. They can understand why lots of people think he is a "superhero." They think his deeds were "exciting," like a "Denzel Washington movie," and agree that Dorner shed valuable light on the critical issue of police brutality. Their panel is more or less a Chris Dorner fan club, with one lonely exception who thinks the most salient fact is that he was a murderer: Newsbusters has the absurd story about a CNN panel that wondered if Marco Rubio's sip of water during his response to the State of the Union speech was a "career ender": On Wednesday's The Situation Room, host Wolf Blitzer absurdly wondered if Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) pausing his State of the Union response for a drink of water would "break"...(Read Full Post)