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Hey, you remember The New Republic — publisher of fraudsters Scott Thomas Beauchamp and Stephen Glass? Well, TNR editors are patting themselves on the back today for exposing an elderly couple’s lies about their Holocaust love story — a story picked up by Oprah and other duped media outlets: Last week, TNR published an article […]
Targeting Track Palin.
“Misty, watercolor memories, of the fog of war…”
Doubting Thomas, part II.
My syndicated column today ties the ABC News bigotry sting and the GWU student journalist’s hoax crime together. An excerpt: You don’t have to be a Harvard University re searcher to figure out that the media is infected with liberal bias – or to realize that some left-wing journalists will use any means necessary to […]
MSM stands for media stage management.
Speaking truth to nutroots.
Deconstructing the ignorant Tim Rutten. Plus: A call to action.
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.
Shooting the messenger.
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, […]
Yoo-hoo. Anybody home?
Scott Thomas Beauchamp and the Left.
Of Bradleys, dogs, and Quotey McQuoterton.
Winter Soldier Syndrome will only be cured when the costs of slandering the troops outweigh the benefits.
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 […]
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