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bijou
11-30-2009, 03:18 PM
Since the undercover ACORN videos from James O’Keefe and Hannah Giles first broke, the grand pooh-bahs of journalism have gone into self-absorbed philosopher mode. Rather than report on the ACORN corruption playing out before our eyes, “journalists” have tsk-tsked their way through thousands of words and yards of column inches making certain that everyone understands that what James and Hannah did IS…NOT…JOURNALISM. (As if that is the existential question to make sense of the ACORN videos.) Undercover videos and assuming fake identities are things real journalists do not do…except when they do.
Below is a page from ACORN’s 2005 Annual Report. In it, they tell the story of how one of their employees teamed up with NBC Dateline to do a ‘video sting’ on tax-preparer Jackson Hewitt. ...

PWN3D (http://biggovernment.com/2009/11/30/acorn-nbc-worked-together-in-undercover-video-sting/)

FlaGator
11-30-2009, 03:24 PM
Didn't Dateline do a series of video stories where they filmed detectives luring pedephiles via the internet to hook up with young girls and boys at a private home and when they arrived they were interviewed by a reporter before the cops busted them?