HOME / Press Box : Media criticism. Another Round of Mad Bitch, Please In defense of the offensive episode of "Mouthpiece Theater." By Jack Shafer|Posted Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2009, at 5:44 PM Tweet Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Press Box articles. Follow the News and Politics section. Follow stories by Jack Shafer. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. SLATE'S MOST VIRAL Who Said It: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford or Simpsons Mayor Diamond Joe Quimby? Enterprise vs. Millennium Falcon: Which is the Fastest? New Study: Climate Scientists Overwhelmingly Agree Global Warming Is Real and Our Fault Jack Shafer was Slate's editor at large. You can follow him on Twitter or email him at Shafer.Reuters@gmail.com. Still from "Mouthpiece Theater" by Washington Post Digital. Click here to load comments.