Swimming with the Razorfishes

Thursday, August 12, 2004

"The paper was not front-paging stuff," said Pentagon correspondent Thomas Ricks. "Administration assertions were on the front page. Things that challenged the administration were on A18 on Sunday or A24 on Monday. There was an attitude among editors: Look, we're going to war, why do we even worry about all this contrary stuff?"

The Washington Post is running an evaluation of its own coverage leading up to the war in Iraq.


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