January 8, 2008

(I wrote most of this story yesterday after watching FOX, but didn't get a chance to post it.)

FOX News gets another one wrong. Wow, who would have thunk it? It looks to me like Major Garrett is still pushing it though all because he found out that James and Paul were on a conference call...Geez...How about trying to contact the two of them and find out what the truth was? Begala actually emailed "The Major" to try and straighten it out. I'm actually working on a news story and waiting for comment as we speak. It's not really hard.

Paul Begala responded today:

I've been dealing with the media and politics for 25 years, but I've never had a more surrealistic day than January 8. Several times that day Fox News reported that I was joining Sen. Hillary Clinton's campaign. It was a big story - at least until the stunning election returns.

The only problem was, it wasn't true.

Fox News never even tried to contact me to verify their story, and when I contacted Fox, I felt like a character in a Kafka novel -- or at least Curb Your Enthusiasm...read on

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