Ed Driscoll

IF A TREE FALLS BUT THE WASHINGTON POST DOESN'T REPORT IT

If a tree falls but the Washington Post doesn’t report it, does it make a sound? Paul Bremer gave a stirring speech before leaving Iraq on Monday–but you wouldn’t know it if you read the Post, which reported, “There was no farewell address to the Iraqi people, no celebratory airport sendoff”.

Meanwhile, Tom Brokaw is helpfully schooling Iraq’s new Prime Minister on the Saddam-al Qaida connection.

As the Professor writes, “Why, oh, why, can’t we have decent news media?”