Skip to comments.CNN's Fareed Zakaria suspended for plagiarizing part of column
Posted on 08/10/2012 5:42:02 PM PDT by SeekAndFindEdited 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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See here for a critique of the article that got him suspended:
This was his original article:
How long till he checks into a “treatment program?”
“What he did violates our own standards”
OMG !! CNN has standards??!! Who knew?
Standards aren't high enough to fire him, though.
Gun control? Maybe he should have plagiarized an anti-gun liberal bigot plagiarist:
Thanks for the reminder. Perhaps Fareed could now be press secretary for ZERO, now that CNN reportedly has standards. /sarcasm