I know which lords are brave and which are craven, which are loyal and which are venal.
But Netfix appears to have acted out of especially puerile and venal motives.
Saying that mainstream journalists are venal and corrupt in this way isn’t all that different from Trump calling them “lying, disgusting people” or “bloodsuckers.”
Presenting the facts causes millennial voters to see Mrs. Clinton as corrupt, venal, vicious toward others, and willing to lie her way through a scandal.
Enraged by corruption, a former soldier turned masked vigilante is hunting down venal politicians, grasping business executives and media lackeys.