Ellie Light-Lite: Austin American-Statesman healthcare letter oddly similar to the San Francisco Chronicle
The Austin American-Statesman still hasn’t published anything at all about the Ellie Light and Robert Stephenson astroturfing scandal. For a photo of Robert Stephenson, look at this, showing Stephenson under a photo of George W, Bush. Stephenson’s T-shirt reads: “TO FAIL TO IMPEACH IS TO CONDONE THEIR CRIMES.” I’ve long suspected that many of the 2009 healthcare letters were astroturfed, with similar statements used. But | Read More »
Ellie Light vs. James O’Keefe (Which story did your local newspaper cover, and which cover not at all?)
Newspapers have a liberal bias? Let’s take a look. ELLIE LIGHT-A pro-Obama astroturfer was caught sending similar letters to some 80 newspapers. The story seemingly should have been printed, at least, in those 80 newspapers. Embarrassing story for the left. JAMES O’KEEFE–The ACORN undercover journalist was arrested preparing another undercover news story.-Embarrassing story for the right. Was there an Associated Press story on Ellie Light? | Read More »
Austin American-Statesman, astroturfed twice by Democrats, doesn’t give a damn?
The story of “Ellie Light” and “Robert Stephenson” astroturfing has still not made my Austin (TX) American-Statesman, even though it’s one of the newspapers involved. Robert Stephenson appears to be a real person who writes DNC astroturf. Here’s what the Austin (TX) American-Statesman published from Robert Stephenson on September 20, 2008: He (Sen. Barack Obama) believes that the most effective means of increasing opportunities for | Read More »
MSM ignores Ellie Light; Holder must go; Bloomberg’s future; Reagan quote origin
Some short items. MSM IGNORES ELLIE LIGHT Imagine if a Republican were to astroturf the same letter in 100 U.S. newspapers. It would be a scandal, right? Here’s what you get when you type “Ellie Light” in The New York Times’ search box: Your search – “ellie light” – did not match any documents under , Past 30 Days. My local Austin American-Statesman has become | Read More »