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One Man’s Terrorist Is Another Man’s Loser

• One man’s terrorist is another man’s loser. A NY Times memo instructs the newsroom not to refer to Bin Laden as Mr. At Jill and Bill’s request, we dropped the honorific for Bin Laden. Without...

May 3, 2011 14:33 By :

Arab Spring Sprouts More Mea Culpas

I’m glad to see that the Arab Spring — especially the brutal head-bashing in Syria and Libya — is causing columnists to rethink their views. Yesterday, it was Israel’s Sever Plocker,...

May 2, 2011 14:38 By :

Pro-Israel Blog-Off: Third Quarter Final

Aussie Dave just introduced the third quarter-final match of the 2011 Pro-Israel Blog-Off. This match pits against each other submissions by Freso Zionism and Israel Muse. Check out their submissions and...

May 2, 2011 13:11 By :

The Only 2 Things You Need to Know About Osama Bin Laden and Israel

There are only two things you need to know about Osam bin Laden and Israel.

May 2, 2011 12:30 By :

Dominic Waghorn’s Evil Twin Reporting From Syria

Sky News has twin reporters in Syria named Dominic Waghorn. The Good Waghorn says there’s a double-standard in the way the world treats Israel and Syria: If these were Israeli tanks and troops...

May 1, 2011 22:42 By :

Big Media and a Mea Culpa’s Meaning

I have to wonder if the Western journos who cite anonymous Israeli sources quoted in the Israeli media bother to reflect on the pundits they draw their inspiration from. After all, if a columnist is quoting...

May 1, 2011 17:47 By :

When Mideast Journalists are Forced to Keep the News to Themselves

When you intimidate journalists enough, Big Media will learn to suppress the news on their own. As we learned from CNN’s Eason Jordan, “access” is more important than “honesty.”...

May 1, 2011 8:30 By :

5 Myths of Palestinian Unity

Five myths about Palestinian unity to watch for in the media.

April 28, 2011 9:33 By :

BBC Part of an Al-Qaida “Propaganda Media Network?” (Part 2)

Don’t get too excited by the Daily Telegraph allegations that someone working for the BBC may be part of an Al-Qaida “propaganda media network.” The Telegraph raised the issue after...

April 27, 2011 17:12 By :

Why Was the Gaza Flotilla Postponed?

Choose the best answer. The real reason the IHH postponed its Gaza flotilla is because: A) The IHH doesn’t want controversy disrupting Turkey’s June 12 parliamentary elections. B) Macho Islamists...

April 27, 2011 10:34 By :