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CNN's Fareed Zakaria suspended for plagiarizing part of column
Pocono Record ^ | 08/10/2012 | FRAZIER MOORE

Posted on 08/10/2012 5:42:02 PM PDT by SeekAndFind

Edited on 08/10/2012 6:18:31 PM PDT by Sidebar Moderator. [history]

NEW YORK (AP) Time editor-at-large and CNN host Fareed Zakaria has been suspended by both the magazine and the network for lifting several paragraphs by another writer for his use in a recent Time column.

Zakaria apologized Friday, declaring in a statement he made "a terrible mistake," adding, "It is a serious lapse and one that is entirely my fault."


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TOPICS: Culture/Society
KEYWORDS: banglist; cnn; fareedzakaria; plagiarism; plagiarists

1 posted on 08/10/2012 5:42:16 PM PDT by SeekAndFind
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To: SeekAndFind

See here for a critique of the article that got him suspended:

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2916850/posts

This was his original article:

http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2121660,00.html?pcd=pw-hp?iid=tsmodule


2 posted on 08/10/2012 5:44:46 PM PDT by SeekAndFind (bOTRT)
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To: SeekAndFind

How long till he checks into a “treatment program?”


4 posted on 08/10/2012 6:05:39 PM PDT by Steely Tom (If the Constitution can be a living document, I guess a corporation can be a person.)
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To: SeekAndFind

“What he did violates our own standards”

OMG !! CNN has standards??!! Who knew?


5 posted on 08/10/2012 6:14:15 PM PDT by Dartman
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To: Dartman
CNN has standards?

Standards aren't high enough to fire him, though.

6 posted on 08/10/2012 7:25:42 PM PDT by Right Wing Assault (Dick Obama is more inexperienced now than he was before he was elected.)
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Thanks SeekAndFind.

Gun control? Maybe he should have plagiarized an anti-gun liberal bigot plagiarist:
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2810911/posts?page=2#2


7 posted on 08/11/2012 1:50:57 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: F15Eagle

Thanks for the reminder. Perhaps Fareed could now be press secretary for ZERO, now that CNN reportedly has standards. /sarcasm


8 posted on 08/11/2012 5:57:28 AM PDT by PGalt
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To: F15Eagle

Thank you.


10 posted on 08/11/2012 6:13:11 PM PDT by PGalt
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