RobertMcFadden http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/5122/all en Condescension at the Passing of Radio Legend Paul Harvey http://mrc.org/articles/condescension-passing-radio-legend-paul-harvey <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Times&#039; obituary reduces the radio legend to his conservative politics: &quot;A man who provided his own spin (from the right) on the news.&quot; </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">The passing of radio legend Paul Harvey was marked with a shade of condescension in the Times Monday, starting with the headline: "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/02/business/media/02harvey.html?sq="paul%20harvey&st=cse&scp=2&pagewanted=all" " target="_self">Paul Harvey, Homespun </a><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/02/business/media/02harvey.html?sq="paul%20harvey&st=cse&scp=2&pagewanted=all" ">Radio Voice of Middle America, Is Dead at 90</a>." Harvey died Saturday at the Mayo Clinic hospital in Phoenix.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/condescension-passing-radio-legend-paul-harvey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch LabelingBias NewYorkTimes NYTimes PaulHarvey radio RobertMcFadden TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Mon, 02 Mar 2009 17:43:00 +0000 admin 6699 at http://mrc.org "Civil Rights Leader" Al Sharpton http://mrc.org/articles/civil-rights-leader-al-sharpton <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Are they serious? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Reporter <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2006/11/26/nyregion/26cops.html?pagewanted=all" target="_self">Robert McFadden </a>covers the much-publicized shooting of three men by undercover cops after a bachelor party at a strip club in Queens for Sunday's edition.</p><br /> <p>"Hours before he was to be married, a man leaving his bachelor party at a strip club in Queens that was under police surveillance was shot and killed early yesterday in a hail of police bullets, witnesses and the police said. Two of his friends were wounded, one critically, they said.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/civil-rights-leader-al-sharpton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch AlSharpton LabelingBias NewYorkTimes NYTimes Queens RobertMcFadden Shooting TawanaBrawley TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Mon, 27 Nov 2006 18:00:00 +0000 admin 5313 at http://mrc.org