Today’s Water Cooler lineup of off the beaten path online stories are: Blanche Lincoln’s health care delay is a ruse, the three main television news networks refuse to cover “Climate Gate,” coverage about the climate gate emails were buried deeply in the pages of The Boston Globe.
There was this peculiar part of the story, which seemed to indicate everything was planned. Lincoln explained to the reporter that she “didn’t rely on any outside advice in coming to her decision” or the manner in which she would announce her vote. Really, not even Landrieu or Reid.
- NewsBusters:ClimateGate Ignored, Again — Broadcast Nets Go with State Dinner Menu…
Such a story would seem to be a no-brainer for the ABC, CBS and NBC to pick up on, but their Nov. 24 broadcasts failed to do so. What did they opt for instead? A sea lion glut in San Francisco, an orphaned moose in Vermont and the meal selection on the President’s State Dinner.
- Pajamas Media: The Boston Globe Hides The Decline, Readers Find It Anyhow
And look whose name has entered into ClimateGate, Climaquiddick, or whatever you’d like to call it