Just As I Thought

Rupert hires only the best

This is amusing to those of us who detest all things Fox:

A former Fox News Channel technician pleaded guilty yesterday to smuggling paintings from the palaces of Saddam Hussein when he returned to the United States from covering the war in Iraq.

Speaking in a firm voice, Benjamin J. Johnson, 27, of Alexandria, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Alexandria to one count of smuggling. His lawyer, Christopher Amolsch, said Johnson “feels horrible about what happened. It was a poor choice, and he has to live with it for the rest of his life.”

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