Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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If it's too good to be true, it probably is

Just think: A website for banker's molls, where they dish on the various recession-related problems emanating from the reduced earning capacity of their men. What a story! The NYT wrote such a story on Jan. 28. And it penned the following Editor's Note on Feb. 25: An article on Jan. 28 about women who commiserated […]

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Exxon Mobil distances itself from climate 'skeptic' group

Exxon Mobil has reduced its funding to climate “skeptic” groups such as the Heartland Institute, which is holding a conference on the climate issue. From the NYT: The meeting participants hold a wide range of views of climate science. Some concede that humans probably contribute to global warming but they argue that the shift in temperatures […]

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