So, George Will and the Washington Post are at it again, head over to Things Break for the details. These institutions are oblivious to their own impending demise, a demise that articles like George Will's show they fully deserve. [Update: Grist notes that Will is called out by name by his own paper for making … Continue reading Washington Post’s Fred Hiatt and George Will: Stupid, Lying, or Craven? Â« The Way Things Break
I may be very late to the party, but I would still like to refer readers to Chris Mooney's Op-Ed response to the recent George Will fiasco. Congratulations, Chris, it is very well presented and important material. I can't however share your warm fuzzies for the WaPo's change of heart, because, well somehow presenting two … Continue reading Washington Post runs Mooney’s Answer to George Will
Just while we are on the subject of George Will and lying with impunity...
Things Break does a thorough take-down of George Will's continued dishonesty in the Washington Post. For the background, if somehow you have missed this kerfuffle, check his earlier post. The story in a nutshell is not remarkable: mainstream columnist prints op-ed full of outright falsehoods, complaints are rejected, paper stands by its right to fill … Continue reading Things Break takes down George Will’s latest