A War Report Discredited

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    Jeff Jacoby is a neocon hack. His putrid scrawling is printed in the Globe to give it a semblance of unbiasness.

    I live in Boston. There are two major papers, the Boston Globe (www.boston.com) and the Boston Herald (www.bostonherald.com). All the smaller local papers pretty much come from one or the other except for the Boston Phoenix and Dig magazine.

    The Globe is the liberal leaning paper and the Herald is the right leaning paper.
    Jeff Jacoby's articles are like listening to Rush Limbaugh, take it with a grain of salt. He is biased, his research is biased, his writing is always ultra-conservative and vicious.

    You could say the same about me, but consider the source you are posting and dig just a little deeper.
     
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    From the London Times:

    http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article3177653.ece?Submitted=true
     
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    Jeff Jacoby did not do the study though, all he did is report on it.

    from the first link...

    http://www.boston.com/news/nation/articles/2008/01/13/a_war_report_discredited/

    As for the London link I can not look at I get an error.
     
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    Instead of attacking Jeff Jacoby, tell us anything in his article that should be taken with a "grain of salt". What is distorted or not factual?

    Are you saying that the liberal writers on the Globe staff are not biased, that their reasearch is not biased and that their writings are not always ultra-liberal and vicious? Do tell me more! :eusa_whistle:
     
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    What is hilarious is the fact Mr Jacoby DID NOT do the study or research all he did is report it. The argument that because he reported it it is biased is simply a red herring.
     

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