Thursday, January 10, 2008

Long Distance Op-Ed

Maureen Dowd’s Wednesday hit piece on Hillary Clinton — with the dateline of Derry, New Hampshire and interviews with people attending the post-election parties — was actually written while she was in Jerusalem.

What, Jayson Blair wasn’t available?

If the New York Times says it’s not plagiarism, then so be it. Perhaps they give columnists a little more leeway. But at the least it’s misleading.