NY Times/Yale


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NY Times/Yale

Postby Friar » Mon Jan 30, 2012 2:27 pm

Sometimes when you hear a story and it doesn't sound right to you...it may not be.
I will be playing in the Yale-Harvard game this Saturday,” it said. “I have withdrawn my application for the Rhodes scholarship.”

This angle received big coverage during The Game. I didn't buy it. Turns out there was more. Nice reporting by the NYT.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/27/sports/ncaafootball/at-yale-the-collapse-of-a-rhodes-scholar-candidacy.html?pagewanted=3&_r=1
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Re: NY Times/Yale

Postby gm » Mon Jan 30, 2012 3:39 pm

Actually, pretty piss-poor reporting by the Times.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/ ... story.html
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