"Horrible customer service.” That’s what the newly fired IRS commissioner averred was the agency’s only sin in singling out conservative political groups for discriminatory treatment.And, let me add... it's a crime.
In such grim proceedings one should be grateful for unintended humor. Horrible customer service is when every patron in a restaurant finds a fly in his soup. But when the maitre d’ screens patrons for their politics and only conservatives find flies paddle-wheeling through their consommé, the problem is not poor service. It is harassment and invidious discrimination.
Friday, May 24, 2013
"Horrible Customer Service" Indeed
Charles Krauthammer captures the IRS scandal in a nutshell here, including the pathetic evasions of the administration's witnesses to Congress: