Wednesday, September 16, 2009

More Media Bias, this time (predictably) from the

Today the New York Times published this column.
Conservatives Draw Blood From Acorn

By SCOTT SHANE
Published: September 15, 2009

WASHINGTON — For months during last year’s presidential race, conservatives sought to tar the Obama campaign with accusations of voter fraud and other transgressions by the national community organizing group Acorn, which had done some work for the campaign.

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Conservative advocates and broadcasters were gleeful about the success of the tactics in exposing Acorn workers, who appeared to blithely encourage prostitution and tax evasion. It was, in effect, the latest scalp claimed by those on the right who have made no secret of their hope to weaken the Obama administration by attacking allies and appointees they view as leftist.

[Emphasis added]
Just a note, Scott, you're not doing the president any favors by pointing out ACORN is an ally. I'm guessing he's really not happy you mentioned that just now.

The goal here isn't to weaken the Obama administration, it's to help put a stop to corruption, tax fraud, and voter registration fraud. Thank you for demonstrating your extreme bias, however.

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