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  • 4th of July at the LA Times: Founding Fathers "A Bunch of Racist, Slave-Owning White Men"

    07/04/2006 7:03:39 PM PDT · by infoguy · 70 replies · 3,395+ views ^ | 4 July 2006 | Dave Pierre
    If you thought the folks at the Los Angeles Times would use the Fourth of July to take a day off from spewing their usual bias and vitriol, think again. Readers of today's op-ed page (Tuesday, July 4, 2006) in the Times are greeted to this piece of bitterness by Mark Kurlansky, "Fathers don't always know best" (The title comes from the print edition; online, the title is, "WWFFD? Who cares?" We have already written about the discrepancy between the print and online titles at the Times here.).Apparently, Kurlansky is not too impressed by the very people who founded our...