Archive for the ‘CBS’ Category

Mordant Observations

Monday, October 23rd, 2006

It’s frustrating to discipline your home-boys.  Iraq Body Count – IBC – is the gold standard of anti-war research.  Its careful compilations of military, civilian, and contractor casualties in Iraq are used by anti-war activists the world over.

We at DD use them too – not because we agree with their looney-left politics, but because their methodology is honest and consistent.  It can therefore be used to attack their politics.


A Coup for Whom?

Monday, July 31st, 2006

CBS is reporting rumors of an impending coup d’etat in Iraq.

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Not Ready for War While Winning a War?

Thursday, July 27th, 2006

The Legacy Media has gone back to the well a few too many times for Congressman Murtha to be taken very seriously anymore.

CBS cited Murtha’s remarks about unit readiness.


There is one problem with Murtha’s comments–other than that the readiness report is mostly a classified document–the report does not reflect reality.


In News From Iraq….

Monday, July 24th, 2006

With all the goings on in Israel, Lebanon and Gaza, CBS found time to report on the latest developments from Iraq.


CBS Reporter, Well Spun

Wednesday, July 12th, 2006

CBS News’ Chief Foreign Correspondent Lara Logan has confirmed the success of The Mujahidin Shura Council in Iraq’s media plan.



Surprised by 60 Minutes

Sunday, April 2nd, 2006


Not surprised by the contents, but what 60 Minutes actually left in the segment about Bin Landen’s former bodyguard, Abu Jandal and what they let Mike “Imperial Hubris” Scheuer be quoted saying.