Newsweek: 74% of Letters About Gore Were From Right-Wing Fringe Wackos, So We Didn’t Run Any of Them

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After Newsweek ran the above issue (their unbiased and balanced nature is evident when you compare that cover to the upcoming Sarah Palin cover), they received a lot of letters, and they chose which ones to run from a large pool of the 26% that were written by Gorebots:

Newsweek has done it again: a few weeks after acknowledging half its letters were critical of Joe Biden (but publishing none of them), they proclaimed their Al Gore cover was unpopular. Forty-six percent of their letter writers wrote on the subject of Gore, and 74 percent of them were critical. Still, Newsweek ran only positive letters.

A couple examples from the 26% “pro-Gore” batch that Newsweek ran 100% can be read at the above link. Sane and rational mainstream examples indeed — if you’re into comparing people who aren’t taken by Gore’s scam to Holocaust deniers.

The Newsweek suits must be a little jumpy knowing that 74% of their more involved readers are right-wing fringe wackos, at least as far as the subject of Al Gore goes.

Update: There were 200 protesters outside a Gore event in Boca on Saturday night. 800 attended — there would have been more, but a few hundred who intended to see Al accidentally went to a Pat Buchanan speech instead.

Author: Doug Powers

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