How better to celebrate Boxing Day than with the Media Research Center annual awards for the year's worst reporting? This is an hilarious — and, unfortunately, entirely accurate — summary of the year's worst media nonsense. Take the time to read it all, and brace yourselves for the onsluaght in '06. Hard to see how anyone will be able to top this year's worst: NBC's Brian Williams. This is the money quote from an exchange he had in June with Andrea Mitchell:
Andrea Mitchell: "It is an iconic picture: American hostages, hands bound and blindfolded, being paraded outside the
Brian Williams: "Andrea, what would it all matter if proven true? Someone brought up today the first several
Mitchell: "Indeed, Brian."
Indeed? In fact? In the fevered brains of the hyperliberal media. NBC: we distort, you comply.