The lefties on Twitter are very upset with their favorite paper, The New York Times. They’ve even started a hashtag (#NewNYTSlogans) attacking them for the apparent lack of dedication to truth that the paper has exhibited of late in its pages.
An article titled, “Should The Times Be a Truth Vigilante?” is what has sent them into full fledged mock mode and, as best I can understand it, they believe that the Times has basically acknowledged that the truth and fact checking are not top priorities in The New York Times newsroom.
you say a thing then we write the thing down, let's not make it more complicated #NewNYTSlogans
— Oliver Willis (@owillis) January 12, 2012
We’re Like The Earth Where Wind Blows Both Truth And Falsehood And They Grapple. You Figure It Out #NewNYTSlogans
— Jeremy Holden (@JerAHolden) January 12, 2012
People speak, we type, WHAT MORE DO YOU WANT FROM US ALREADY!! #NewNYTSlogans
— John Whitehouse (@existentialfish) January 12, 2012
A Bunch Of Stuff People Said The First Time We Asked Them About Other Stuff #NewNYTSlogans
— Alan Pyke (@PykeA) January 12, 2012
They don’t sound too terribly off from opinions expressed on the right about the Paper of Record. Perhaps we’ve reached a point where we can all agree that this old world rag is nothing but a liberal front and about as unbiased as Dan Rather?
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