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  • Pulitzer outrage

    04/23/2009 5:15:02 AM PDT · by PurpleMan · 33 replies · 3,003+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 23 Apr 09 | Bill Gertz
    Retired military analysts are reacting with outrage that the Pulitzer committee awarded one of its prestigious prizes for a story discredited by an independent investigation, special correspondent Rowan Scarborough reports.

    12/03/2008 1:22:58 PM PST · by neverdem · 16 replies · 1,658+ views
    NY Post ^ | December 3, 2008 | RALPH PETERS
    WHEN New York Times "investigative reporter" David Barstow was in kindergarten, a young Army officer lay in a hospital bed recovering from one of the three grievous wounds he would suffer in the course of four combat tours in our nation's service. Barstow never felt compelled to serve his country in any capacity. Instead, he dedicated his life to that godlike calling, journalism, in which those who never actually do anything are empowered to attack those who get things done. That wounded officer, Barry McCaffrey, would rise from his hospital bed and, despite losing most of the use of one...
  • NYT Article Strikingly Similar to Washington Post Article from August 2003

    10/02/2004 7:34:40 PM PDT · by Chickenhawk Warmonger · 29 replies · 1,535+ views
    The New York Times ^ | October 3, 2004 | David Barstow, William J. Broad and Jeff Gerth
    "How the White House Used Disputed Arms Intelligence" NYT 10/3/04

    05/27/2003 11:54:24 PM PDT · by kattracks · 4 replies · 191+ views
    New York Post ^ | 5/28/03 | KEITH J. KELLY
    <p>May 28, 2003 -- INSIDERS say that the New York Times is preparing to make a correction on a portion of the massive correction it ran on May 11, regarding the fabrications, factual errors and plagiarism that appeared in disgraced reporter Jayson Blair's stories over several years.</p>