Archive for the ‘Washington Post’ Category

Media Bias

10Nov08

Was the Washington Post’s campaign coverage tilted in favor of Barack? The Post’s ombudsman says so. Here are some of Deborah Howell’s observations. The Post provided a lot of good campaign coverage, but readers have been consistently critical of the lack of probing issues coverage and what they saw as a tilt toward Democrat Barack […]


Palin Power

08Sep08

The new ABC News/Washington Post poll only shows McCain with a 2% lead among likely voters (joining Gallup, Rasmussen and USA Today polls in putting McCain out in front), but the news is dramatic when you look inside the poll. McCain’s gains stem from his improved standing against Obama on the election’s core issues and […]


Does anyone remember Barack Obama, the guy who used to be the candidate of change? …I’ve sometimes wondered in recent months: Whatever happened to that Obama, to that enemy of excessive partisanship and evangelist of national unity? He was a uniter, not a divider. “Now even as we speak, there are those who are preparing […]


Apparently, Barack has so beautifully articulated his Iraq policy that absolutely no one knows what it is. This is the only explanation I can come up with for the fact that I have been ranting all week about how he has now officially abandoned his commitment to the 16 month, unequivocal pullout, while others, much […]