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The Fishwrap Rescue and Recovery Act of 2009.
That’s the headline in the NYTimes today: “Administration Is Open to Taxing Health Benefits.” To which one naturally responds: What isn’t the Administration Open to Taxing?
In in its announcement of the hiring of Ross G. Douthat as resident conservative op-ed contributor, the New York Times makes explicit its employment critieria for any pundit to the right of Dennis Kucinich: You must “steer away from partisanship…or doctrine.” You must “frequently criticize Republicans.” Show a “concern for income equality.” And be a […]
Pathos. (Photo credit: Doug Ross)
The credentialed professionals at the Fishwrap of Record fall for a blindingly obvious hoax. All the dupes fit to print.
Not fit to print.
Fidel Castro gives the American media two thumbs up for clueless coverage and wimpy whitewashing of the 50th anniversary of the Cuban revolution. Henry Louis Gomez at the indispensable Babalu blog (which was recently honored by the White House) provides a handy score card to help you grade the MSM’s Cuban revolution pieces. The AP […]
I launched the Newspaper Bailout Countdown Clock on Nov. 11, reported on Connecticut’s move to prop up ailing dead-tree dailies on Dec. 1, and followed up with a column on the coming government rescues for the MSM on Dec. 3. And now, here comes Reuters, heralding the new year with this: Government aid could save […]
The Fishwrap of Record’s bonds and reputation are in the tank. What to do? Sell, sell, sell! Maybe if they had been spending more on letters editors than on baseball, they wouldn’t have gotten punked. The New York Times Co., strapped for cash and facing shrinking revenue, is reportedly seeking to sell its stake in […]
C’est la vie.
I think it’s time to start the newspaper bailout countdown clock. A few weeks ago, I joked that it wouldn’t be long until the junky New York Times started crawling to the government for a handout. Now, with the Fed waving its magic wand and redefining American Express as a “bank holding company,” with insurers […]
Going down, down, down.
Better late than never, I guess.
Distorting the news at The Fishwrap of Record.
Here’s how the Times says “thanks for your service…”
Turn the tables.
Do as they say…
Just ignore the Saddam-terror connection, okay?
America’s fishwrap of record.
“Very impressive…if you’re twelve”.
Same old, same old.
Wrapped in self-delusion.