HOME / Press Box : Media criticism. Sympathy for Tony Kornheiser He may be a rotten bastard, but his ESPN bosses are idiots for suspending him. By Jack Shafer|Posted Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010, at 6:38 PM Tweet (Continued from Page 1) Become a fan of Slate on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. SINGLE PAGE Page: 1 | 2 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 There Is Nothing Miraculous About a Tornado, Wolf Blitzer A Huge Discovery About Prime Numbers—and What It Means for the Future of Math Giving Poor Kids Computers Changes Nothing Jack Shafer was Slate's editor at large. You can follow him on Twitter or email him at Shafer.Reuters@gmail.com. Photograph of Tony Kornheiser by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images. Click here to load comments.