«

»

Sep
27

It doesn't get much more blatant than this

Journalists are supposed to be objective. Reuters should know that.

You see, the headline doesn’t quite match the actual quote in the story. Rather than delivering on their big tease with a blustering rant about destroying Israel with a hail of newly-minted nuclear weapons, Ahmadinejad’s quote in paragraph eleven of the story comes across a bit differently:

Embedded Link

Reuters and Ahmadinejad: Anatomy of a Dangerous Misquote : Newsvandal
Joe,this is exactly how wars begin. You are not only a historian, but you are an incredibly aware reporter–one who understands there are huge consequences resulting from mis-quotes—particularly in an …

Google+: View post on Google+

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>