There Is a Double Standard, But Trump Has Staff Issues

WASHINGTON — In 2010, when Gen. Stanley McChrystal and his aides were quoted in a Rolling Stone piece belittling top officials in President Barack Obama’s administration, including Vice President Joe Biden, The New York Times went into high dudgeon.
A Grey Lady editorial asked if Obama could trust McChrystal, his top Afghanistan commander, after his “hugely undisciplined comments” and argued that Obama should fire the revered general — or, at the very least, dress him down before sending him back to a combat zone.
The word “insubordination” was tossed around liberally — even though the…