Tim Russert had been described as the king of the Washington press corps.  Well the king did not have a good day. 

Tim Russert hobbled into the courtroom this afternoon on crutches. When he left the stand at the end of the day (slated to return for more cross-examination tomorrow) his credibility had been so hobbled it needed a pair of crutches of its own.

That is Arianna Huffington describing her reation to Russet’s testimony in the Scooter Libby perjury case.   It does get any prettier for Russrt.  Puffy is less than impressed with Russert and Clarice Feldman is down right hostile, “Then cross examination began, and Russert’s credibility as a witness was deeply shaken.

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