Dr. Sanity writes about the ridiculous distortions in the mainstream news today.
A couple of great lines quoted:
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Among the things that bothered us in this affair is that it’s deemed first-rate, Pulitzer-worthy journalism when a major newspaper prints classified information that our enemies find useful, but when the commander-in-chief authorizes the release of declassified material to defend his administration’s position it is treated as a betrayal of the public trust, if not an impeachable offense.
Is the US military allowed to have an information warfare strategy? Or is every effort we make to assist the Iraqis secure their country and win some hearts and minds to be exposed, ridiculed and countered by the media?
We await an answer from our “supporters” in the media.