Created 08/30/2012 - 9 months ago
The original pitch was for “the five biggest lies in Paul Ryan’s speech.” I said no. It’s not that the speech didn’t include some lies. It’s that I wanted us to bend over backward to be fair, to see it from Ryan’s perspective, to highlight its best arguments as well as its worst. So I suggested a...
This was @washingtonpost top story on Twitter today: http://t.co/ajy6Tsut #GOP2012 #RyansManyLies #LyinRyan
A not-very-truthful speech in a not-very-truthful campaign http://t.co/gGRMnE5V. Crossing the line between exaggeration and fabrication.
For those who believe the media wants to make one side look bad rather than treat people fairly, read this: http://t.co/j7lbAPpx
RT @jayrosen_nyu: I have never seen a Washington journalist struggle with what Ezra Klein struggles with here. http://t.co/OtQ08FcX He's ...
RT @johnlegend: Scathing indictment by Ezra Klein on the Romney-Ryan truth problem. http://t.co/vUX52MgB
RT @MaumeeMom: "Ryan’s claims weren’t even arguably true." SEE: A not-very-truthful speech in a not-very-truthful campaign http://t.co/2 ...
RT @davechensky: Brutal deconstruction of Paul Ryan's convention speech deceptions by @ezraklein http://t.co/konk09Q0
RT @lisang: Ezra Klein went over Paul Ryan's RNC speech 3 times to see if he could find any true statements. He found one. http://t.co/o ...
RT @BrendanNyhan: I think many do in private MT @jayrosen_nyu Never seen a DC journalist struggle w/what @ezraklein struggles w/here htt ...
RT @CarlosDada: So far in this campaign you can look fair or you can be fair. But you can't do both. Ezra Klein @washingtonpost http:// ...
I have never seen a Washington journalist struggle with what Ezra Klein struggles with here. http://t.co/OtQ08FcX He's in new territory.
“The original pitch was for ‘the five biggest lies in Paul Ryan’s speech.’ I said no.” http://t.co/MNRubGq3
RT @daniel_lende: A not-very-truthful speech in a not-very-truthful campaign http://t.co/QCkVBkoE Ezra Klein on how Romney/Ryan campaign ...
RT @AntDeRosa: Even Sarah Palin’s speeches contain more true claims about Obama’s record than Ryan http://t.co/bljwM4sJ
This is crazy, but Mr Ryan, are you lying maybe? "A not-very-truthful speech in a not-very-truthful campaign" - http://t.co/jh0eca58
RT @ChrisBWills: Fascinating Wash Post column on the false claims of the Romney-Ryan ticket and how to write about them http://t.co/wNo4l8ky
Journalism: Efforts towards balanced coverage of US elex campaign thwarted by reality - interesting post - http://t.co/uqYlNDL3
Another hit: "Romney campaign isn’t adhering to the minimum standards required for a real policy conversation" http://t.co/iWYirD09
RT @Darinstrauss: It's super-important this get out. MT @jayrosen_nyu: I've never seen a DC journo struggle w/what Ezra Klein does here. ...
Fascinating OP piece by #WashPo on the struggles of fair coverage while still reporting the facts. @Brian_Lomax http://t.co/TrAsOcRZ
RT @sacca: The most troubling thing about the GOO campaign: there is no shame in lying anymore. http://t.co/3gTeMrbJ
RT @bruce_arthur: Terrific piece on political reporting and lies in this Presidential campaign by @ezraklein: http://t.co/ozbw5bCZ
RT @MoisesNaim: More about lies in politics: Ezra Klein's A not-very-truthful speech in a not-very-truthful campaign http://t.co/buGshjjq
@nlucchesi: Honest effort to find truth in Ryan's #gopconvention speech http://t.co/H1o7HzbF via @jayrosen_nyu