Ramirez on “journalism”
posted at 2:26 pm on June 21, 2012 by Ed Morrissey
It’s been a bad month for traditional media, eh? At least it has at NBC. Brian Williams finally reported for the first two times on Operation Fast and Furious, despite the investigation’s sixteen-month presence in Washington, and managed to get the story wrong both times. His colleague Andrea Mitchell didn’t help matters by airing a deceptively-edited video of Mitt Romney on the campaign trail, and then claiming that she didn’t have time initially to air the truth. Pulitzer Prize-winning IBD editorial cartoonist Michael Ramirez offers his own editing of Mitchell and NBC:
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