The Times & the IRS Story
It's not front page news, apparently.
11:03 AM, May 11, 2013 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN
Not front page material in the Grey Lady's news judgment. But good enough for page A-11. With the third paragraph reassuring readers that an agency spokesperson had insisted
But of course. One does wonder, though, how the Times would have played the news if, a few years back, it had come to light that the IRS had been auditing Valerie Plame.
But ... then, perhaps in the Times's lofty judgment, the IRS was merely doing what it should do. This, anyway, was how the Times editorial page saw it last year:
One big, ham-fisted organization admiring the work of another.
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