In the case of Haditha, the terrorists’ media strategy worked and caused a lot of problems. An anti-war congressman claimed that a cover-up of cold-blooded murder by the Marines occurred. There was a controversy that has gone on for a number of months. And al Qaeda will come away with articles about massacres that never happened. It is a partial media victory for the terrorists
The LA Times is going to start running ads on its front page. Patterico:
The paper already runs ads for Democrats on the front page. They might as well get paid for it.
As he notes, it’s painful to watch a slow death, even when it’s well deserved.
Adriana Lukas writes about the ideology of the BBC (and no doubt many of their counterparts in the US):
“…we were not just anti-Macmillan; we were anti-industry, anti-capitalism, anti-advertising, anti-selling, anti-profit, anti-patriotism, anti-monarchy, anti-Empire, anti-police, anti-armed forces, anti-bomb, anti-authority. Almost anything that made the world a freer, safer and more prosperous place, you name it, we were anti it.”
Sadly, it seems entirely plausible:
The question remains, if this was such blatant fraud committed by the Clintons, why wasn