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“Misty, watercolor memories, of the fog of war…”
Finally, TNR’s editors get around to addressing the latest Beauchamp mess. They’re doubling down. And publicly sticking to their story. Which is more than you can say for Scott Thomas Beauchamp. *** Foer and company persist in blaming “the Army” for the magazine’s failure to keep its readers apprised of the scandal in a timely, […]
Drudge: The Beauchamp transcripts; Foer to Beauchamp: “Let us control the way this story proceeds;” Foer exploits Beauchamp’s wife: “Ellie sent me an e-mail to tell you that it’s the most important thing in the world for her that you say that you didn’t recant;” Update: Foer whines, attacks the military again; Update: WaPo gets spun
TNR’s sunk ship.
Update 11:04am Eastern. Why this matters, especially on a day like today when Washington is battling over war narratives: Read “The Big Picture.” Update 10:00am Eastern. Response from Franklin Foer to my request for an on-camera interview about the Beauchamp fables… Thanks for the offer. I’m going to decline. See also investigative blogger Bob Owens, […]
Of Bradleys, dogs, and Quotey McQuoterton.
Report: Beauchamp recants Update: TNR responds Update: Michael Goldfarb parries Update: MSM coverage…NYT files, WaPo follows
Update 8/7 9:20pm Eastern. The NYTimes files a story on the latest developments. It closes with this: In an e-mail message, Mr. Foer said, “Thus far, we’ve been provided no evidence that contradicts our original statement, despite directly asking the military for any such evidence it might have,” adding, “We hope the military will share […]
Father Paul McNellis at the Democracy Project lays out the choices for Scott Thomas Beauchamp. Matt at Blackfive calls it the “best word on Beauchamp.” The conclusion: When it comes to being a good man or something else, there is no middle ground. You’re either trying to become a better man, or you’re not; you’re […]