HA: NYT Scribe Hates Righty Activists Editing Clips, Badgering People

March 24th, 2024 7:22 AM

New York Times reporter Ken Bensinger covers “right wing media and national campaigns,” and the hostility and clear revulsion he felt toward right-wing figures, and credulity toward the story of every single migrant he encountered, is evident in every word of “How the Right Shapes the Immigration Debate from Panama,” his long expose that led Thursday’s paper.

Milblogger Michael Yon Considers Suing Michael Moore

January 15th, 2009 11:51 AM
Having just won the 2008 Weblog Award for Best Military Blog, Michael Yon is considering filing a lawsuit against schlockumentarian Michael Moore.Since last May, Yon has been trying without success to get Moore to remove from his website an award-winning picture the milblogger took back in 2005 (photo available here).Yon explained the situation to his readers on Monday (photo courtesy AP via NYP):

A Stirring Iraq Photo You Won't See on the Cover of Newsweek

November 8th, 2007 1:58 PM
As the mainstream media often accentuate the negative in the Iraq War -- see Newsweek's latest photo essay -- independent journalist Michael Yon's latest photograph (pictured at right) is highly unlikely to grace the cover of any major liberally-biased newsmagazine. Yet the picture of Muslim and Christian Iraqis working together to affix a cross atop St. John's Church in Baghdad is creating buzz…

More Evidence Good News From Iraq Not Getting Reported

October 23rd, 2007 3:31 PM
On October 7, NewsBusters shared the astonishing statements of journalists from the Washington Post and CNN as to why good news from Iraq should not get reported. Two weeks later, the Iraq Interior Ministry announced: "Violence in Iraq has dropped by 70 percent since the end of June, when U.S. forces completed their build-up of 30,000 extra troops to stabilize the war-torn country."Such was…

NYDaily News Distorts Fred Thompson's al Qaeda/Smoking Comment

September 10th, 2007 6:01 AM