Netroots: Armstrong a liability?

From Martini Republic

In other words: fair or no, Jerome [Armstrong] is damaged goods. The sooner Kos owns up to that, the more quickly he stops hemorrhaging readers. And despite his bravado, his readersâ┚¬â€ mostly former Deaniacs â┚¬â€are just now beginning to lose the site’s built-in, obsessive-pandering stickiness and check out other options.