NO BIAS IN THE PRESS?

Via the WaPo

Amid the ongoing BP oil spill in July, McKelway covered a Capitol Hill demonstration by environmental groups protesting the influence of oil-industry contributions to members of Congress.

In his piece, McKelway said the sparsely attended event attracted protesters “largely representing far-left environmental groups.” He went on to say the protest “may be a risky strategy because the one man who has more campaign contributions from BP than anybody else in history is now sitting in the Oval Office, President Barack Obama, who accepted $77,051 in campaign contributions from BP.”

YOU’RE FIRED!, said the boss. Pardon me, I didn’t mean to shout. Actually, McKelway was suspended, then later he was dismissed. But that’s fired, isn’t it?

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