I just don’t have it in me to read Sean Penn’s Rolling Stone article about Mexican druglord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán. It’s Rolling Stone, after all; the home of accurate, quality reporting. And Sean Penn. I’ll just go with Ian Tuttle’s assessment over at National Review, and Monica Showalter at IBD. But if it is true that Penn inadvertently led authorities to capture Guzman and send him back to the Pen, I think Penn may need better bodyguards very soon.
Three years ago in this space, however, I indulged a dramatic reading of one of Penn’s contributions to the Puffington Host, that time about the wonderful Hugo Chavez of Venezuela. This seems as good an occasion as any to recycle that video: