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Norquist Nemesis Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-13-06 12:19 PM
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5. Sabra!! Check this out!!
I finally went to the AP piece to go through word by word. The first thing that caught my eye was the byline: John Solomon. That rang a bell so, I googled http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=John+Solomon+AP+Wr... . The top return is Americablog's http://americablog.blogspot.com/2006/05/more-on-john-so... "Monday, May 29, 2006

More on John Solomon, the Associated Press writer who wrote the bogus hit piece on Harry Reid today
by John in DC - 5/29/2006 09:25:00 PM


You might recall that this isn't Mr. Solomon's first brush with truthiness. From AMERICAblog last July, 2005 we learn of John Solomon's untrue reporting about Valerie Plame and Joe Wilson:
The Associated Press totally botched a rather significant part of the Rove-Plame story today.

Basically, AP is now supposedly quoting Wilson as saying his wife was NOT an undercover agent when Rove outed her. Here's what AP wrote today:"

Things that make you go, Hmmmm.

Then, I checked your links...Yep! The ABC News is an AP credit. AP's not credited in the NYT, but the sources and spokespersons are the same. It also seems to be primarily a complete rehash of their reporting to this date.

Looks suspiciously like the *cough* good *cough* Mr. Solomon's piece is going to news outlets at lightning speed.
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