I'm afraid words fail me on this occasion.
Although I guess if you're drowning in red ink, you'll grasp at anything that might save you. Kind of like if you're sinking like a stone in the opinion polls, you'll do the same thing. Literally the same thing, in this case.
Bravo, National Post. Thank you for reminding the rest of us that you are not a serious journalistic institution, simply a jumped-up blog with a probably mythical paper adjunct, populated by overpaid hacks and even more absurd guest writers.