Ed Driscoll » Gosnell: It’s Come to This at CNN

Let’s hope it really was a slip of tongue, or that Kurtz really isn’t that familiar with the details of the story, and is simply being dragged kicking and screaming by new media into covering a story that ordinarily, he and the rest of CNN wouldn’t touch with a bargepole. Because otherwise, Kurtz’s euphemism would be a textbook example of what George Orwell wrote about in “Politics and the English Language,” when he said that political language “is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable.”

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