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Media Cheat Sheet 11/17/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Ehud Barak’s in hot water over Iranian nukes, Suha Arafat trots out her daughter for a charm offensive, and what’s...

November 17, 2011 19:04 By :

Puckering Up for Peace?

No, this isn’t some kiss-and-tell PaliLeaks photo. It’s part of a Benetton ad campaign featuring world leaders lip locked. According AdAge, The Economist, New York Magazine, and Newsweek,...

November 17, 2011 17:28 By :

BBC’s Bad News: 2 Scandals in 1 Day

Rupert Murdoch’s probably enjoying a day’s respite from the phone-hacking scorn being heaped upon him. Today is the BBC’s bad PR day. First this from The Independent: The BBC has admitted...

November 17, 2011 15:33 By :

AFP Joins Suha Arafat’s Charm Offensive

Suha Arafat’s charm offensive continued with an interview on Egyptian TV. Cue the violins: YNet News describes how Mrs. Arafat even trotted out her out her 16-year-old daughter, Zahwa. The interview...

November 17, 2011 12:33 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/16/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Today features human shields gathering around one Iranian atomic facility, a political eulogy for Salam Fayyad, and...

November 16, 2011 14:59 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/15/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. The Government Press Office is asked to look into the legality of Iran’s Press TV’s Jerusalem correspondent...

November 15, 2011 19:31 By :

Hamas Embeds Itself Among Diplomats?

Turns out the French consul in Gaza, his wife and 13-year-old daughter were hit by shrapnel during Sunday’s IAF air strike on a Hamas naval facility. Reuters says their residence was just 200 meters...

November 15, 2011 17:16 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/14/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Why is Avigdor Lieberman weighing legal action against AP? Was the Mossad really behind a mysterious Iranian blast? And...

November 14, 2011 17:54 By :

The Sorry State of the World Zionist Conspiracy

The Zionist conspiracy took a hit when Syria outed the Arab League as a Zionist tool. For damage control, I pulled a few strings with fellow co-conspirators at the Times of London with this staff-ed: The...

November 14, 2011 16:14 By :

Might Jerusalem Survive A Nuke?

I checked out Would I Survive A Nuke (via Gizmodo). You enter your location and choose size of closest population centers and bombs and hit enter. I chose a relatively conservative scenario — A single...

November 14, 2011 10:33 By :