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NY Times Notes ‘Unmasked’ March For Life, Gives Tasteless Saboteurs A Say

January 24, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times covered the 2022 annual pro-life March for Life rally in Saturday’s edition: “March for Life Rally Unfolds with Eye on Supreme Court” reported by Kate Zernike (back with a byline after a long absence) and Madeleine Ngo. The March for Life, which takes place every year in […]

Classless Krugman Rides Again: ‘Biden Versus The [Republican] Friends Of Covid’

January 22, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times columnist Paul Krugman is at it again, conspiracy theorizing about Republicans wanting to prolong the Covid epidemic. (Meanwhile, left elites are prolonging useless mask mandates masks and vaccine passports.) In Friday’s column, “Biden Versus the Friends of Covid,” Krugman repeated his smears against half the country, just as […]

NY Times Skips Sotomayor’s WHOPPER About 100,000 Kids With COVID, ‘Many On Ventilators’

January 10, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ As the Supreme Court takes up the live controversy over President Biden’s attempt to enforce vaccine mandates on private businesses via the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), New York Times Supreme Court reporter Adam Liptak made the lead slot Saturday: “Conservative Majority on Supreme Court Appears Skeptical of Biden’s Vaccine […]

NY Times Makes Hay Of January 6 Anniversary, Shuns Comparison To BLM Riots

January 7, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times is making hay during the intense Democratic politicization of the one-year anniversary of the violent Capitol Hill riots of January 6, 2021, what an online headline called “the worst American attack in democracy in centuries.” (How many centuries are we talking about here?) The paper went “live” […]

Hysterical NY Times: GOP Voting – Integrity Bills Echo Poll Taxes And Literacy Tests

January 2, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ A Thursday New York Times story by reporter Nick Corasaniti, set up as if to coolly analyze the state of U.S. “voting rights,” ended up the usual Times tissue of gross exaggerations and aspersions of Republican racism: “Voting Rights Tracker: What to Know About the U.S. Elections Fight.” The current battle […]

Just In Time For Christmas, NY Times Stirs Up Omicron Panic: ‘Reconsider’ Family Visits

December 26, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ In the wake of a surge in Covid cases driven by the Omicron variant, the New York Times is trying to scare you back into your homes, alone, perhaps through government edict, just in time for the holidays. Although early studies suggest the highly contagious Omicron may not be nearly as […]

Again? New York Times Can’t Quit Scary ‘Hard Right’ Texas Republicans

December 15, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Here they go again. New York Times Houston bureau chief J. David Goodman made Monday’s paper with this apparently newsworthy criticism of the Republican Party in Texas, “For Texas Governor, Hard Right Turn Followed a Careful Rise.” It’s the Times’ latest entry in a series of repetitive, fearmongering stories the paper […]

Arrogant NY Times Puzzled Why ‘Merely Rich Rush’ To Defend ‘Fabulously Rich’

December 13, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times reporter Jonathan Weisman is once again pushing taxes on “the ultrarich” who deserve to get soaked. He found an interesting story, libertarian hedge fund son Adam Wyden vs. his hard-left father, Sen. Ron Wyden, which he marred by injecting his own obvious hankering for gouging “billionaires.” The reporter […]

Krazy Krugman: GOP ‘Apparatchiks’ Trying ‘To Keep Pandemic Going’

December 7, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ In “How the G.O.P. Became Saboteurs, Threatening a Government Shutdown,” New York Times columnist Paul Krugman used the averted federal government shutdown to launch his usual partisan lunacy, untethered to reality. In Friday’s edition, Krugman claimed today’s GOP is even worse now than in the days of (gasp) Newt Gingrich. This […]

Pathetic: With Roe Under Fire, NY Times’ Liptak AGAIN Finds Supreme Court Credibility At Stake

December 6, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Adam Liptak, Supreme Court reporter for the New York Times, sent up a warning flare for the right-leaning Supreme Court: Don’t mess with Roe v. Wade. His Sunday analysis, “As Roe Teeters, Belief in Court Could Tilt, Too” suggested the Court’s credibility was again (conveniently) at stake. The online headline: “Critical […]

New York Times Spins Waukesha Massacre, Fears Could Hurt Bail Reform Nationwide

November 29, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Career criminal Darrell Brooks sped through the barricades of a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, killing six and injuring dozens, and the New York Times on Saturday engaged in damage control for the left-wing “bail reform” movement nationwide. “Waukesha Suspect’s Previous Release Agitates Efforts to Overhaul Bail,” by Glenn Thrush and Shaila Dewan, […]

New York Times Bemoans Right To Self-Defense Prevailed In Rittenhouse Trial

November 22, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The headline alongside Saturday’s front-page New York Times “news analysis,” “How the Acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse Shows the Burden for the Prosecution in Self-Defense Cases,”  demonstrated the Times joining the rest of the press in lamenting the acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse of homicide charges during anti-police riots in Kenosha, Wisconsin in […]

NY Times Strains To Make Gov. DeSantis An Anti-Vaxxer, Shrugs Off FL’s High Vax Rate

November 21, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The press will never forgive Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a 2024 Republican presidential contender, for flouting conventional wisdom on Covid restrictions and successfully opening the state back up for schools, businesses, and life in general earlier than his peers. Friday’s New York Times story “Florida Curtails Coronavirus Mandates, Reflecting Wishes of […]

EYE ROLL: NY Times Hypes Children’s Climate Crusade To Dismantle Racism, Sexism

November 7, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The United Nations “climate summit” in Glasgow, known as COP26, continued to draw promotional coverage in the New York Times. Saturday’s story focused on the youth movement: “Unmoved by Climate Promises, Activists Hit Glasgow’s Streets.” Reporters Megan Specia and Stephen Castle committed 1,400 words to the Times’ latest climate change children’s […]

NY Times Blames UK ‘Freedom Day’ For Covid Surge – But Cases Are Falling

November 1, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times has long lit into Boris Johnson and his Conservative government in the United Kingdom over its response to the coronavirus pandemic. But Josh Holder’s hit in the Sunday edition may turn out embarrassing: “Children Drive Britain’s Longest-Running Covid Surge.” Holder strongly hinted that Johnson’s reckless insistence that […]

Former NY Times Econ Reporter Hails IRS Powers, Attacks ‘Rotten Core’ Of GOP

October 26, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Former liberal New York Times economics reporter Binyamin Appelbaum is now free to issue untrammeled left-wing opinions from his seat on the paper’s editorial board. He backed more federal surveillance in the name of squeezing out the full measure of taxes from the citizenry: “Tax Evasion and the Republican Party.” The […]

NY Times Excuses Australia’s Authoritarianism In Failing Fight Against Covid

September 27, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times has finally discovered that Australia has become a focus of criticism for its heavy-handed, futile fight to eliminate Covid: “Fight Against Covid Rewrites Australia’s Idea of Freedom – Half the country is locked down, but most are willing to sacrifice in pursuit of a freedom from fear.” […]

NY Times Freak Out Over ‘ULTRACONSERVATIVE’ Texas ‘Shifting Right’

September 20, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Do New York Times reporters not keep tabs on their own paper? Sunday’s Times featured Houston bureau chief J. David Goodman, “Texas Lawmakers, After Shift To Right, Plan More of Same.” It’s the latest entry in what has amounted to a series of random stories the Times has been constantly running […]

New York Times Skips Biggest ‘Woodward Bombshell: Gen. Milley’s Deep State Sedition?

September 17, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Wednesday’s New York Times ran a story on a new book by Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Robert Costa. “New Book Details Fears Trump Would Start War.” But national security correspondent Michael Schmidt glossed over the book’s biggest alleged bombshell: That the nation’s top military officer, Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the […]

NY Times Wonders ‘What Have Kids Lost?’ From Schools They Helped Keep Shut

September 15, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The latest New York Times Sunday Magazine cover story “What Have Kids Lost?” consists of interviews with six education experts discussing how some American children have suffered through over a year and half without being inside a classroom because of Covid restrictions in some areas. The discussion was introduced by a reliably […]

NY Times’ Classless Krugman Marks 9-11: Real Threat To USA? The Right Wing

September 11, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Respected economist turned partisan Democratic hack Paul Krugman marked the 20th anniversary of the 9-11 terrorist attacks in his own inimitable fashion in his column Friday by playing his usual despicable partisan games: “Foreign Terrorists Have Never Been Our Biggest Threat.” The text box: “Before 9/11, domestic fanaticism was already on […]

SICK NY Times Columnist: DeSantis Allowing Florida ‘To Choose Death’ By Covid

September 1, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ With his New York Times column on Monday, “Ron DeSantis, How Many Must Die?,” angry liberal columnist Charles Blow has earned the honor of being outclassed by the eternally classless Paul Krugman, who gets marginally less personal when attacking Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s handling of the coronavirus crisis. Besides being hateful, […]

NY Times Bashes Biden On Afghanistan Incompetence: ‘Seemingly At Odds With Reality’

August 23, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ As the situation in Afghanistan becomes only more grim, the New York Times is properly condemning the Biden Administration’s lack of foresight and criticizing Biden’s false statements regarding the US evacuation. Saturday’s front page featured a “news analysis” from Peter Baker, which suggested Biden’s botching of the Afghanistan pullout might damage […]

NY Times Skips UK’s Good Virus News, Rips Boris, ‘Tory Sleaze’ That Broke No Rules

August 16, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times never misses a chance to go after Prime Minister Boris Johnson, leader of the Conservative Party in Great Britain, whether smearing him as tolerant of soccer racism or bashing him over a successful Brexit strategy. After months of vigilant coverage of the United Kingdom’s struggle with the coronavirus, […]