The Right Coast

July 05, 2004
Sullivan on the Ryan Case
By Mike Rappaport

Andrew Sullivan has the following observation about the Jack Ryan case, where the Chicago Tribune released information about former candidate Ryan's sex life from initially sealed divorce filings:

I really think the only solution to this is to threaten investigations into the private lives of the editors of the papers who peddle such stuff. Every editor who breaks a story like this should be asked in public exactly the kind of intimate questions Ryan was faced with. What do you like to do in bed? What's the wildest sexual fantasy you have? When did you last have sex with your spouse? Let's see if they like it when the witch-hunt is turned on them.