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Media Monday

| Monday, Sept. 12, 2005

Here are some of the latest outrageous, sometimes humorous, quotes from or about the liberal media, courtesy of the Media Research Center:

Sneaking one in: "No Union Jacks, but plenty of murals as well -- some praising the work of other 'liberators' -- the P.L.O., E.T.A, the insurgents in Iraq trying to keep George Bush from taking their oil, as well as those honoring their own dead, most notably Bobby Sands, who died during a prison hunger strike in 1981."

-- New York Times Travel Editor Stuart Emmrich.

No sense of humor: "Supreme Court nominee John G. Roberts ... at one point (questioned) 'whether encouraging homemakers to become lawyers contributes to the common good.'"

-- from a Washington Post story.

"In one case, he talked and questioned whether it was a good thing for a woman to go back later in life to law school and whether this was a good move or a wise thing."

-- Washington Post reporter Robin Wright.

Both mistook as a Roberts "position" a joke about whether having more lawyers was good for the country.

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