When a commissar fell from favor, Stalin would erase him not just from life but from history.
The tactic seemed to work well for Stalin so the New York Times is imitating the old dictator. Their "I don't know what you're talking about" approach to the March for Life is in it's fifth year.
Too bad for the NYT... alternative sources of news now exist. And refusing to cover events because you disagree with their purpose doesn't make them disappear; it just makes you look petty. From last years March:
Yup. It happened. Couldn't find lumberkid in the video but she was there somewhere. (and I couldn't be more proud)
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Posted by lumberjack at 8:39 PM