When even a panel of liberal journalists thinks the New York Times has
gone too far with its Romney-bashing, you know the paper's descending to
uncomfortable subterranean depths of bias. With the lone exception of
Jodi Kantor, herself a New York Times reporter, the members of today's
Now with Alex Wagner panned the Times for its Home section front-pager
about Romney's La Jolla, California, home, "The Candidate Next Door."
The story was written by political writer Michael Barbaro in a section
that usually has to do interior decorating and other apolitical domestic
"Can I call bull on this?" Nation magazine contributor Ari Melber
asked. "What they've done here is taken a campaign reporter who covers
the campaign with a really thin, silly story, and then put it in the
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