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NYT Issues An Apology For Publishing
Tom Cotton’s Op-Ed

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Posted By: Imright, 6/5/2020 5:01:03 AM

On Thursday, after staffers at The New York Times had rebelled because the Times had published an opinion piece by Senator Tom Cotton in which he suggested using the U.S. military to quell the violence rampaging across the nation, the Times meekly offered an apology, adding it would publish less op-eds in the future.The Times stated: “We’ve examined the piece and the process leading up to its publication. This review made clear that a rushed editorial process led to the publication of an Op-Ed that did not meet our standards. As a result, we’re planning to examine both short term and long term changes, to include expanding our

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Reply 1 - Posted by: anniebc 6/5/2020 5:33:04 AM (No. 432988)
Now that's the real NYT, folks. Never get excited about a leftist broken clock, and don't be too hasty to say thank you.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 6/5/2020 6:26:38 AM (No. 433038)
Pathetic.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: petrichor 6/5/2020 6:49:56 AM (No. 433060)
"...a rushed editorial process led to the publication of an Op-Ed that did not meet our standards." I'm afraid to even ask as to what the NYT "standards" are.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: msjena 6/5/2020 7:26:28 AM (No. 433095)
Their standards are the left-wing party line.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Krause 6/5/2020 7:27:58 AM (No. 433098)
The once great NYT cowers. Scared.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 6/5/2020 7:49:49 AM (No. 433121)
At its core, the modern Left is cowardly.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 6/5/2020 7:50:30 AM (No. 433122)
NYT....our version of Pravda. My delayem pravdu!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: udanja99 6/5/2020 7:54:24 AM (No. 433125)
COWARDS! Why does the editorial board submit to a bunch of millennial woke crybabies?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: smsnod 6/5/2020 8:00:05 AM (No. 433127)
I was very surprised to see it in the first place. Somebody probably got demoted.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: bpl40 6/5/2020 8:04:00 AM (No. 433131)
The NYT is becoming less and less relevant in public affairs with each passing day. That they are hopelessly biased is not news to anyone. Antics such as this merely put additional nails in the coffin. Waiting for the day it is sold for $1.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: mizzmac 6/5/2020 8:04:36 AM (No. 433135)
Someone will be fired for failure to kill the op-ed before it went to print. NYT is not news. Not journalism. It deserves to go under and hopefully it will, soon.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Quigley 6/5/2020 8:09:35 AM (No. 433141)
A couple of nights ago i read that at one time the nyt was broke and jp morgan lent them money so he could use the nyt to smear AC power because he was invested in edison’s DC power scheme. So they’ve run ads for runaway slaves, opposed AC electricity, were holocaust deniers, and strongly supported stalin. Presumably money, not standards, was at work in each case. The nyt is institutionalized phlegm.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: montwoodcliff 6/5/2020 8:36:46 AM (No. 433165)
“All the news that fits, we print!”
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Reply 14 - Posted by: edgar 6/5/2020 8:52:57 AM (No. 433180)
Now they can be as blatant as Face(plant) Book and Twitter and just cut out conservative perspective all together as their stated policy. Will anyone notice?
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Reply 15 - Posted by: hammondb3 6/5/2020 10:16:56 AM (No. 433297)
And, in a related story... The United Porta-Potty Spit Shiners Union protests conditions at their Gala held at the Chicago Ritz-Carlton.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Lawsy0 6/5/2020 10:27:52 AM (No. 433313)
Easy mistake to make; they LIKED his op-ed before they didn't like it. Can't recall all that birdcage liner, so the next best thing is to apologize.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: CactusStar 6/5/2020 11:12:44 AM (No. 433360)
Profiles in Courage!
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DVC 6/5/2020 11:37:21 AM (No. 433388)
Translation: "We screwed up and let in a bit of Truth. We will work diligently to never again let any Truth be published by our propaganda rag."
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Reply 19 - Posted by: JimBob 6/5/2020 10:55:12 PM (No. 434052)
Remember they are the mouthpiece of Carlos Slim, the Mexican cell-phone tycoon who financially supports them. Let's just routinely call 'em what they are...... The Lyin' Times.
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