If there’s an ethics watchdog at CNN, he must be as dead as Old Yeller. If there’s a referee making sure CNN employees play by the rules, his vision is about as reliable as Oedipus’s. But if you’re a Democrat, is there any level of ethical transgression that might cost you a gig at CNN? Some CNN staffers have been critical of Chris Cuomo’s interactions with his brother. CNN called Chris Cuomo’s relationship with the NY governor “inappropriate.” Kevin Mazur/Getty ImagesCNN’s failure to punish him for grossly unethical behavior can only mean that it believes ethical standards simply don’t apply to Democrats.