The New York Times kills itself some dissidents.

    (Via Hot Air) All in the name of the scoop, of course. The title is bad enough (“U.S. Underwrites Internet Detour Around Censors“), but the fools who wrote the article* gave names and procedures.  They also explicitly used still-classified material to break this story: The American effort, revealed in dozens of interviews, planning documents and classified diplomatic cables obtained by The New York Times, ranges | Read More »

    The New York Times kills itself some dissidents.

    (Via Hot Air) All in the name of the scoop, of course. The title is bad enough (“U.S. Underwrites Internet Detour Around Censors“), but the fools who wrote the article* gave names and procedures.  They also explicitly used still-classified material to break this story: The American effort, revealed in dozens of interviews, planning documents and classified diplomatic cables obtained by The New York Times, ranges | Read More »

    “Need to Know” how awful PBS is?

    Why is any tax dollar still going to PBS? From the Austin (TX) American-Statesman: PBS unveils a fun, thoughtful season in Austin By Dale Roe AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Published: 9:21 p.m. Sunday, May 23, 2010 There sure was a lot of earnestness at the Hilton Austin during the 2010 PBS Annual Meeting, held last week. (…) “Need to Know.” The online and broadcast project is the | Read More »