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New York Times quietly
edits story on Iran nuclear
negotiations after White House denial

Daily Caller, by Gregg Re

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 10/21/2012 11:04:37 AM

The White House scrambled late Saturday to deny a New York Times report claiming Iran has agreed to meet directly with U.S. officials to discuss its nuclear program, sending New York Times editors rushing to quietly but substantially revise their initial reporting on a key foreign policy issue for the second time in as many months. According to the Times, which anonymously quoted senior administration officials, Iran told diplomats it wanted to wait until after the November presidential election to put plans for the meeting in motion. “It has the potential to help Mr. Obama make the case

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: CajunGOP, 10/21/2012 11:19:08 AM     (No. 8950018)

Obama is probably planning on "Peace With Iran" as his gotcha moment in tomorrows debate so they want it quiet until then.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: leopardtwo, 10/21/2012 11:21:22 AM     (No. 8950026)

While the Iranian Islamic extremists continue to build and to enrich their uranium, they sucker Zero into more yakking -- which will lead only to a nuclear-armed Islamic dictatorship which promotes terror around the world.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: master sergeant, 10/21/2012 11:25:52 AM     (No. 8950037)

The "Old Gray Lady" is nothing but a lousy democratic party Whore too old to charge more for her creepy tricks! Journalism - my A@@. Maureen Dowd fits that image, too.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/21/2012 11:37:56 AM     (No. 8950061)

After the election, Obama will have more 'flexibility'.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/21/2012 11:39:38 AM     (No. 8950067)

The bit about Jarrett being our uncomfirmed, unvetted ambassador in these "talks" had to be squelched.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 10/21/2012 11:47:52 AM     (No. 8950088)

Live by the leak, die by the leak...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird, 10/21/2012 11:56:23 AM     (No. 8950112)

To anyone who checked on it later, their article became a moving story, mostly away from their original breathless (and erroneous) headline.

"October Surprise" in Must Reads tells you everything you need to know. The U.S. was trying to get Iran to "talk" back in the Carter era.

Wondering what authority Valerie Jarrett has to "negotiate" on behalf of the United States? She is just a FoO who pulled him along through the swamp known as Chicago and pushed him into the White House. I imagine the Iranians are puzzled about her, too.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 10/21/2012 11:58:52 AM     (No. 8950118)

What authority could ValJar have to keep her from felonious conduct?

Time to revisit the Logan Act:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Logan_Act

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Reply 9 - Posted by: MattMusson, 10/21/2012 12:07:05 PM     (No. 8950142)

If True - it's just something else for Obama to screw up.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Hobbitmom, 10/21/2012 1:08:58 PM     (No. 8950296)

What busy bees those Times' editors are, at Pravda on the Hudson! Bowing to the demands of the Obama regime, as quickly and quietly as they can.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Maybeth, 10/21/2012 1:20:13 PM     (No. 8950324)

The New York Times probably thought that SOMEone had to do SOMEthing to make the resident president look smart.
.... But, actually, I don't know anyone who would believe any such story coming from the NYT - or from the White House, for that matter. All parties, including the naked emperor, have been firmly established as professional liars. Worse than that, they have been exposed as persons who also don't care about America's laws or freedoms.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: KTWO, 10/21/2012 1:35:46 PM     (No. 8950358)

Their Master was not amused. NYT eats it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: rc1776, 10/21/2012 2:34:14 PM     (No. 8950504)

We have it on the most reliable authority that le wh dissident curtseying queen ∅′blo⊗ the blamerette and moojoo ahmadinejad are planning a bath house meeting.
The topic is the merger of washington, d. c. and teheran.

Personally I think that the elitist of das kapital would fit in well. I just hope they leave America the monuments.

Sources: sean pinprick, chavez and cher

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Reply 14 - Posted by: MickTurn, 10/22/2012 12:01:55 AM     (No. 8951439)

With a paper copy they couldn't get away with that...now that it's electronic they will change their stories to fit the Lib narrative, dishonesty knows no bounds.

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