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Marie26 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-17-05 02:57 PM
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14. Why would journalists even have sources if
Edited on Thu Nov-17-05 02:57 PM by Marie26
they couldn't report what the source says? So sources regularly call up a reporter with hot information, then say "don't tell anyone"? It makes no sense at all. :crazy:
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  - Woodward Should Be Fired -NT-  jayfish   Nov-17-05 01:43 PM   #1 
  - A reputable paper would fire him.  aquart   Nov-17-05 01:45 PM   #5 
  - Oh, I Forgot To Mention,...  jayfish   Nov-17-05 02:00 PM   #7 
  - Yep and maybe Wilson can sue for the profits of his new book!!!  goforit   Nov-17-05 04:41 PM   #19 
  - Yep he was giving his opinion on national TV and he was  lovuian   Nov-17-05 11:11 PM   #30 
  - Great for Joe Wilson to  zidzi   Nov-17-05 01:44 PM   #2 
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  - Downie bottled up the WaPo reporters - you can bet he wants  Burried News   Nov-17-05 01:54 PM   #6 
     - I think that Downie needs to be fired for the way that he is handling this  me b zola   Nov-17-05 02:10 PM   #10 
        - Why would journalists even have sources if  Marie26   Nov-17-05 02:57 PM   #14 
        - source as whistle-blower vs source as criminal committing a crime  me b zola   Nov-17-05 06:37 PM   #27 
           - That's not what I'm saying  Marie26   Nov-17-05 07:27 PM   #29 
              - It looks like we are on the same page,  me b zola   Nov-18-05 04:18 AM   #31 
        - Downie should have been fired when he protected...  grasswire   Nov-17-05 06:27 PM   #24 
  - Recycling that Rovian spin!  Boo Boo   Nov-17-05 02:00 PM   #8 
  - Olbermann made that distinction several times during his show last night.  calimary   Nov-17-05 02:17 PM   #11 
  - While they're at it, the Post and their stenographers should report  reality based   Nov-17-05 02:04 PM   #9 
  - Woodward needs to realize that he can't trade on his name  Loonman   Nov-17-05 02:26 PM   #12 
  - Woodward's halcyon days are far behind him.  Voltaire99   Nov-17-05 02:31 PM   #13 
  - He never was a rebel!!..GHWB set up Nixon's fall w/ Bob's help!!  goforit   Nov-17-05 04:44 PM   #20 
     - I've always believed that GHWB was Deep Throat  goclark   Nov-17-05 05:36 PM   #22 
  - Nice definition of conflict of interest  RazzleDazzle   Nov-17-05 03:34 PM   #15 
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  - Indeed, he deserves to be probed with a post.  Akoto   Nov-17-05 03:51 PM   #17 
  - "was the first government official" versus correct "first knwn individua"  papau   Nov-17-05 03:51 PM   #18 
     - Absolutely. I posted more below.....  SleeplessinSoCal   Nov-17-05 06:36 PM   #26 
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  - WaPost and Operation Mockingbird domestic propaganda op  EVDebs   Nov-17-05 05:59 PM   #23 
  - "KNOWN"  SleeplessinSoCal   Nov-17-05 06:35 PM   #25 
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