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Discussion in 'Politics' started by insein, Jul 6, 2004.

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    http://www.thesmokinggun.com/archive/0706041post1.html

     
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    Saw the Post, too funny. Brings to mind the 'Dewey Wins!' of the Trib.
     
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    To me it brings to mind. "Gore wins Florida"
     
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    :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

    That too! Oh lord!
     
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    :laugh:
     
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    Makes perfect sense to me. The Post guessed in advance knowing any credibility to be lost was far less than the chance they could claim to have "scooped" the biggest story before anyone else. They risked only a little remaining credibility while a lucky guess would have ensured a Drudge-like sensation and re-invigorated sales.
     
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    The sad thing is, there are still many people that believe that. :rolleyes:
     
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    yeah well those are the people that just read the headlines and dont read the stories.
     
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    Or read the wrong stories. :D
     

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