And it was one hundred years ago when the New York Times was still a credible source of information.
Their coverage of RMS Titanic was accurate and timely especially considering the technology of that era. That century-ago occurrence may very have been the last time that the Times deserved the moniker of a newspaper of record. Since that time, it's been a reliably hard-left, anti-American organ.
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