Why is Brett Farve still starting besides the streak?

Im not sure which is worse the love affair with brett orthe one with vick

Vick. At least Favre has won 3 MVP's and a SuperBowl. Vick? Well he knowingly spread herpes to an innocent nurse and gave the bird to his hometown fans, all while completing less then 50% of his passes recently, but he can run, so the media loves him?