So strong is the media inthetankedness for Barack Obama that they are now claiming (see CNN) that a magazine outing the relationship between Obama and unrepentant former terrorist Bill Ayers–National Review–actually debunked the relationship. Um, no.
See Stanley Kurtz, leading researcher on this question, at NR’s The Corner:
A CNN article on Sarah Palinâ€™s criticism of Barack Obamaâ€™s relationship to unrepentant terrorist Bill Ayers actually cites National Review as one of the publications supposedly debunking Palinâ€™s point. How CNN can cite National Review this way is a mystery to me. Maybe weâ€™ll have to set up an NR “truth squad.”
I was very briefly on CNN immediately after the McCain campaign called for me to be given access to UIC library. A CNN reporter interviewed me, and almost every question was an attempt to challenge the significance of the Obama-Ayers link. I answered every query in detail. When the report finally aired, my points about the significance of the Obama-Ayers connection were cut. And now, CNN is actually claiming NR as an ally in its effort to undercut Palin. Incredible.
You can’t make this stuff up.
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