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CarefullyLiberal Donating Member (182 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-15-05 04:38 PM
Response to Reply #51
53. As well they should...
Irresponsible journalism at it's finest.

Sheesh.

-Fergus
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  -Newsweek says may have erred in Koran report Newsjock  May-15-05 01:22 PM   #0 
  - Too late.  Miss Chybil   May-15-05 01:25 PM   #1 
  - Too little and too late, and I am glad this shit has blown up in Bush's  IndianaGreen   May-15-05 05:02 PM   #63 
     - Kuwait won't give them any more FREE oil now.  DulceDecorum   May-15-05 09:24 PM   #113 
  - WTF....  catnhatnh   May-15-05 01:25 PM   #2 
  - Isn't that the truth. So many lies, so little time.  devinsgram   May-15-05 05:24 PM   #65 
  - The spin comes at us faster than ...  damntexdem   May-15-05 06:18 PM   #69 
     - That may be the funniest thing I've read here n/t  kittenpants   May-15-05 08:39 PM   #103 
  - I TRULY saw this one coming. But no kudos for me, it was an absolute  acmavm   May-15-05 01:25 PM   #3 
  - They will swallow and choke  IChing   May-15-05 01:27 PM   #6 
  - If they're your typical american  NeoConsSuck   May-15-05 08:19 PM   #99 
  - is newsweek a war criminal now like bushco?  msongs   May-15-05 01:26 PM   #4 
  - Hmmmm... tell me again why careful reporting and checking of sources...  Zenlitened   May-15-05 01:26 PM   #5 
  - I smell some strong-arm tactics having been practiced on  Spazito   May-15-05 01:29 PM   #7 
  - I smell it too-they "May" have erred...  liveoaktx   May-15-05 01:39 PM   #14 
  - This is afterall the same magazine that denied Joe Klein  KurtNYC   May-16-05 09:08 AM   #145 
  - agree!!!  seventythree   May-15-05 02:42 PM   #28 
  - That's my thought, too.  Roland99   May-15-05 02:42 PM   #29 
  - Gee, we're sorry we started a bloodbath....based on bad intelligence.  Solly Mack   May-15-05 01:29 PM   #8 
  - Too bad  Last Lemming   May-15-05 01:31 PM   #9 
  - Confused  Catt03   May-15-05 01:31 PM   #10 
  - See post 12 - Michael Isikoff, very gutsy & respected  Tinoire   May-15-05 06:11 PM   #67 
  - So all of these people lied -  Pirate Smile   May-15-05 01:33 PM   #11 
  - The story as told by NEWSWEEK: HOW A FIRE BROKE OUT  BrklynLiberal   May-15-05 01:34 PM   #12 
  - ah, so it was "Spikey" Isikoff who started this....  grasswire   May-15-05 01:47 PM   #20 
  - Desecration is in line with their tactics. Remember the "menses"  alfredo   May-15-05 01:39 PM   #13 
  - and Abu Ghraib tactics were imported from Gitmo  killbotfactory   May-15-05 01:40 PM   #15 
     - We need to write to newsweek and ask if Rove got to them.  alfredo   May-15-05 02:43 PM   #30 
  - Is this a rove misinformation campaign like what happened to Rather? nt  mod mom   May-15-05 01:40 PM   #16 
  - That is my first thought as well (nt)  eternalburn   May-15-05 01:44 PM   #18 
  - that's creepy  seventythree   May-15-05 02:47 PM   #36 
  - Fake info to discredit media?  bklyncowgirl   May-16-05 05:20 AM   #134 
  - The investigation is at work, I see  killbotfactory   May-15-05 01:43 PM   #17 
  - Yeah, sure it was false  makhno   May-15-05 01:46 PM   #19 
  - Close, but not quite, more like  Eloriel   May-15-05 04:55 PM   #61 
     - They probably didn't even think about it  makhno   May-15-05 05:25 PM   #66 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-15-05 01:48 PM   #21 
  - Not to flame you...  catnhatnh   May-15-05 02:10 PM   #24 
  - Right  DS1   May-15-05 02:59 PM   #38 
     - When they tried to kill THEMSELVES in protest  DulceDecorum   May-15-05 07:57 PM   #95 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   May-15-05 09:14 PM   #112 
  - Agree, that is the best way to identify the extremists.  Finder   May-15-05 02:16 PM   #26 
  - It is the best way to CREATE extremists.  DulceDecorum   May-15-05 08:15 PM   #98 
  - And exactly what is that going to accomplish? They're going to gush forth  Roland99   May-15-05 02:44 PM   #31 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-15-05 03:03 PM   #41 
     - I'm saying this administration has done wonders in keeping itself...  Roland99   May-15-05 03:53 PM   #47 
     - What about the Torah? gonna rip that one up too?  DulceDecorum   May-15-05 08:04 PM   #96 
  - it's only a fucking book to you  Cocoa   May-15-05 02:45 PM   #33 
  - In my opinion, it should only be a fookin book to everyone  DS1   May-15-05 03:01 PM   #39 
     - fine, you want everyone to believe the way you do  Cocoa   May-15-05 03:06 PM   #42 
     - It's like someone ripping up the constitution  oxbow   May-15-05 03:32 PM   #43 
     - Life triumphs everything else, tell that to the Catholic Church  DS1   May-15-05 03:37 PM   #46 
     - Did you pick that up in "A People without Space"?  allemand   May-16-05 03:40 AM   #123 
  - It's not the book that's important, it's the disrespect of the culture.  Miss Chybil   May-15-05 04:36 PM   #50 
  - It's a stupid book, just like the rest of them  DS1   May-15-05 09:02 PM   #109 
  - and you would have been behaving the same way the nazis did  bpilgrim   May-15-05 06:19 PM   #70 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-15-05 09:01 PM   #108 
  - You're HIRED!!!  DulceDecorum   May-15-05 07:53 PM   #94 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-15-05 09:01 PM   #107 
     - So you DO dare to *rip* *tear* *smash* *recycle* the TORAH!!  DulceDecorum   May-15-05 09:06 PM   #110 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   May-15-05 09:10 PM   #111 
  - And if you just had too...  PsychoDad   May-15-05 08:50 PM   #104 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-15-05 09:00 PM   #106 
  - No flames from me.  kimchi   May-15-05 10:51 PM   #120 
  - Newsweek - nice try - now go fuck yourselves  clem_c_rock   May-15-05 01:50 PM   #22 
  - nominated  IChing   May-15-05 01:51 PM   #23 
  - Orders from head office  daleo   May-15-05 02:13 PM   #25 
  - newsweek committed the only cardinal sin.  bullimiami   May-15-05 02:25 PM   #27 
  - They're apologizing for something they MAY have done?  rocknation   May-15-05 02:45 PM   #32 
  - They are trying to print a retraction without retracting anything  killbotfactory   May-15-05 02:46 PM   #35 
  - so did this retraction . . . unlike any other . . . make  ellenfl   May-15-05 02:45 PM   #34 
  - No doubt,  William Bloode   May-15-05 03:02 PM   #40 
  - The Propaganda Ministry at 1600 Pennsylvania was NOT pleased  Bluebear   May-15-05 02:59 PM   #37 
  - 1600 didn't care one whit about ripping up the Koran  DulceDecorum   May-15-05 08:21 PM   #101 
  - The Genie  Karenina   May-15-05 03:32 PM   #44 
  - This is total BullSh*t!  Up2Late   May-15-05 03:37 PM   #45 
  - Not bullsh*t more like bushsh*t  nomad1776   May-15-05 04:31 PM   #48 
  - This has Evan Thomas' fingerprints all over it n/t  NNN0LHI   May-15-05 04:35 PM   #49 
  - Newsweek Apologizes for Quran Story Errors  Colorado Blue   May-15-05 04:38 PM   #51 
  - Whoops - very similar to another story posted - still worth  Colorado Blue   May-15-05 04:38 PM   #52 
  - As well they should...  CarefullyLiberal   May-15-05 04:38 PM   #53 
  - Were they lying before or are they lying now? My guess is now n/t  NNN0LHI   May-15-05 04:38 PM   #55 
  - Do you think they'll buy it?  HeeBGBz   May-15-05 04:38 PM   #54 
  - Archduke Franz Ferdinand may not have been assassinated!  killbotfactory   May-15-05 04:45 PM   #59 
  - So the media lapdogs volunteer to take the blame for this one  Julius Civitatus   May-15-05 04:45 PM   #60 
  - Is this a joke?  lwfern   May-15-05 04:41 PM   #56 
  - this is a Republican newspaper its obvious Bush is pushing  lovuian   May-15-05 04:43 PM   #57 
  - The photos from Abu Ghraib prison were an error too. Trust us n/t  NNN0LHI   May-15-05 04:45 PM   #58 
  - Precisely. n/t  Tinoire   May-15-05 06:16 PM   #68 
  - Huh? What do they think we are, idiots? n/t  entanglement   May-15-05 04:55 PM   #62 
  - Yyyyyup. n/t  Lilith Velkor   May-15-05 06:26 PM   #71 
  - I wonder why the world is so ready to believe  TexasLawyer   May-15-05 05:09 PM   #64 
  - Newsweek says Koran desecration report is wrong  otohara   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #72 
  - Are you kidding me?  zanne   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #73 
  - I think the first report was correct, but  FtWayneBlue   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #76 
  - No, Newsweek is not saying their report is wrong  Robbien   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #78 
     - These allegations are over a year old.  alcuno   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #81 
        - Read this carefully folks ...  Nihil   May-16-05 06:50 AM   #135 
  - Sounds like an even bigger  salinen   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #74 
  - Andres Serrano...  rayofreason   May-15-05 07:47 PM   #92 
     - "Piss Koran"  Psephos   May-15-05 11:28 PM   #121 
  - So they say?  cyr330   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #75 
  - Muslims are sure to believe this.  daleo   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #77 
  - Probably, goal of retraction isn't calming Muslims, it's koolaid drinkers  lostnfound   May-15-05 07:10 PM   #83 
     - Agreed.  daleo   May-15-05 07:16 PM   #85 
  - like Muslims are mad at newsweek  knowbody0   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #79 
  - Thinking the same thing..  NeoConsSuck   May-15-05 07:11 PM   #84 
     - they reported a truth  knowbody0   May-15-05 07:28 PM   #91 
  - To report the news accurately  Ksec   May-15-05 07:06 PM   #80 
  - "DiRita exploded: 'People are dead because of what this son of a bitch sai  Rose Siding   May-15-05 07:09 PM   #82 
  - People are dead because of the US torture policy  Robbien   May-15-05 07:17 PM   #86 
  - How ironic---this isn't nice of me to say  DemocracyInaction   May-15-05 07:18 PM   #87 
  - Yeah, sure. All a "mistake." Never happened. n/t  Darranar   May-15-05 07:22 PM   #88 
  - This is just TANG redux  xray s   May-15-05 07:24 PM   #89 
  - It really doesn't matter now that the toothpaste  jimshoes   May-15-05 07:48 PM   #93 
  - They are "Rather-izing" Newsweek  adigal   May-15-05 07:28 PM   #90 
  - So they admit to just making it up?  leesa   May-15-05 08:07 PM   #97 
  - No. They are falling on the sword so that Bush doesn't have to say sorry  Robbien   May-15-05 08:22 PM   #102 
  - throwing salt on the wound?  HR_Pufnstuf   May-15-05 08:19 PM   #100 
  - Just more Rovelike BS to distract us from the British Memo. Now watch  BlueStateGirl   May-15-05 08:51 PM   #105 
  - I dont believe the retraction for a minute..  Singular73   May-15-05 09:27 PM   #114 
  - Another Rove hit.  theblackfront   May-15-05 10:33 PM   #118 
  - I don't know how to word this, to avoid offense... um ...  gauguin57   May-15-05 10:03 PM   #115 
  - Think about how offended the wingnuts are over the mere idea  tanyev   May-16-05 07:44 AM   #136 
  - delete  gauguin57   May-15-05 10:10 PM   #116 
  - Radio Netherlands stated point blank that the Pentagon official  Gloria   May-15-05 10:30 PM   #117 
  - Too little, too late  Greylyn58   May-15-05 10:45 PM   #119 
  - Newsweek not admitting they are wrong  funnymanpants   May-15-05 11:34 PM   #122 
  - Newsweek says Koran desecration report is wrong  tritsofme   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #124 
  - I can't tell you anymore because we have seen some spectacular  lenidog   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #125 
  - They didn't get the story wrong, they are saying sorry for printing  Robbien   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #126 
  - Just playing a dangerous "game" of CYA.  SoCalDem   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #127 
  - tin foil hat...another rove plant?  rndmprsn   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #128 
  - How do you mistakenly report...  LiberalVoice   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #129 
  - You Don't..........  PennyLane   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #130 
  - Hey, they smear fake menstrual blood on these guys at Gitmo, why wouldn't  Pachamama   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #132 
  - Everything be hunky-dory when this hits the ME newsstands. . .  Journeyman   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #131 
  - Let the corporate media counterattack begin  bluestateguy   May-16-05 04:46 AM   #133 
  - Disgusting letter to McCain on congress.org  Oreo   May-16-05 08:16 AM   #137 
  - Well no big bonus for Newsweek this year  MadHound   May-16-05 08:31 AM   #138 
  - Bushit!  Massachusetts   May-16-05 08:33 AM   #139 
  - AP: Newsweek Apologizes for Quran Story Errors  paineinthearse   May-16-05 08:35 AM   #140 
  - Contact Newsweek here...tell them they're NOT the problem!!!  Hobarticus   May-16-05 08:36 AM   #141 
  - My letter to Newsweek  paineinthearse   May-16-05 09:13 AM   #148 
  - Read this before writing to Newsweek  paineinthearse   May-16-05 09:24 AM   #150 
     - Nuts...got that back, too.  Hobarticus   May-16-05 09:39 AM   #151 
  - This "desecration" of the Koran was "outted" months ago!  ausiedownunderground   May-16-05 08:49 AM   #142 
  - I guess you still get real news there in Oz?  HeeBGBz   May-16-05 09:04 AM   #144 
  - Here's What Pisses Me Off  RobinA   May-16-05 08:54 AM   #143 
  - Now Bush INC will push  insane_cratic_gal   May-16-05 09:12 AM   #146 
  - They didn't get it wrong  warrens   May-16-05 09:13 AM   #147 
  - Why is it when the truth escapes, the media feels obliged to apologize.  spanone   May-16-05 09:20 AM   #149 
  - the reporting on this story is bullshit. this is not a retraction, it stil  okieinpain   May-16-05 10:12 AM   #152 
 

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