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#130 - "The Jill Abramson Affair, Jewish Money, Indentured Servitude"

(Plagiarism, Green Room Encounters, and All The Receipts)

  • We Need to Talk About Jill Abramson

  • Too Important to be a Plagiarist?

  • Rep Omar: You Might Be An Antisemitism, But Maybe Not

  • Blackface: The Highest Form of Flattery?

  • Klobuchar, FTW

  • Team AOC's Green New Deal Fiasco

ALSO:

  • Moynihan Steps Out of Line

  • The Red Shoe Diaries

  • Emergency Podcasting

  • The Huxtable Compound

  • Indentured Servitude

  • 22 Savage

Recorded: 2/11/2019 (PM)

Published: 2/13/2019

LINKS:

4:00:

Moynihan’s Jill Abramson plagiarism tweetstorm that broke the media:

6:00:

Abramson confronted on-air on Fox News:

Abramson: J’accuse Vice News!

Abramson’s followup about misplaced citations

10:00:

Abramson w/Brian Stelter on “Reliable Sources”

Moynihan w/Brian Stelter on “Reliable Sources”

10:30:

Moynihan: “One can’t cite plagiarism away”

Tom Scocca: “Is Jill Abramson too important to be a plagiarist?

15:00:

Jill Abramson on not taking notes because she has a photographic memory

23:00:

Erin Lee Carr’s documentary “Thought Crimes: The Case of the Cannibal Cop

33:00:

Russell Brand’s “PARKLIFE” meme

42:00:

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s very bad tweets, but what’s in her heart?

51:00:

Leftists hijacking the Paris-Tel Aviv flight, landed at Entebbe

1:06:00:

Jacob Siegel and Leah McSweeney’s piece on Tamika Mallory and Women’s March anti-Semitism charges

1:12:40:

Ocasio-Cortez’s team lying their faces off, and many in the media were happy to be lied to, like Jeff Stein of WaPo.

Stein gets lied to by Team AOC, defends her vigorously anyway

…and writes a tweet thread where among other things, he brings up the debunked “conservatives were outraged by AOC’s dancing”

Ultimately, it’s not journalism, it’s PR.

Rep. Omar Makes Puff Daddy Great Again: All about the Benjamins

Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids lived in Philly

…Huxtables lived in Brooklyn


 

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Michael Moynihan @mcmoynihan

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