"Reporters Behaving Badly" Blog ››› February 6, 2009 12:02 PM EST ››› ERIC BOEHLERT ? Greg Mitchell has a new book out, Why Obama Won, and Mother Jones excerpts a chapter where Mitchell dissects the 2008 press coverage: Sadly, there were far more media lowlights than highlights during the campaign, as too many reporters and pundits focused on flag pins, bowling, and fairly trivial faux pas. Amen. Short Link copy link We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.