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This story ain't gonna go away.............

by Del McMullen / September 23, 2004 3:45 AM PDT

CBS News and anchorman Dan Rather have entered the journalistic
equivalent of one of Dante's circles of Hell, forced to live forever with
a scandal they created. With their Texas Air National Guard forgeries,
they now live in a neighborhood of national media embarrassments.
Faked Food Lion resumes. Staged GM pickup truck explosions. Janet
Cooke's profile of Jimmy the 8-year-old coke addict. Jayson Blair's
phony travelogues from "West Virginia."

The CBS story is a hoax and a fraud, and a cheap and sloppy one at
that. It boggles the mind that Dan Rather and CBS continue to defend it.


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