**Posted by Phineas
Don’t believe the press is in the tank for Obama and Obamacare? Well, check this out.
Yesterday evening, Jon Gabriel re-tweeted a link from National Review’s Charles Cooke to the Associated Press web site, which was running an article on the serious problems experienced by those using the Obamacare exchanges, which were only in their second day of operation. This is how the headline read:
You’ll note that the graphic is not from the AP web site, but from Knoxnews.com, which carried this article as an AP subscriber. I had to search Bing to find it. Why? Because someone at the Associated Press soon after changed the headline of the original article at the AP site. Here’s how it reads now:
(Links to larger images here)
Pretty significant, no? Nice way to put a much more positive spin on this anti-constitutional monstrosity.
I realize this happens frequently, but the dishonesty is still breathtaking.
And this is why much of the MSM cannot be trusted: they are not honest brokers of information, but a propaganda and marketing arm of the Obama White House, the Democratic Party, and the Left.
Walter Duranty would be so proud.
Found a version of the original AP article online. Here’s how the headline looked when Cooke shared it:
(Crossposted at Public Secrets)