Poweline's John Hindraker, yes you may giggle, other wise known as Assrocket does it again!
Think Progress Reports:Typical really. If you do not have the truth on your side, folks like Hindraker will simply cherry pick. Sad. I would join the general call for Hindraker to issue a retraction or correction but I know that succubi will be trying on ice skates before Powerline would do that.
Powerline Uses Chopped Audio Clip to Smear Rep. John Dingell As Hezbollah Apologist
Yesterday, the popular right-wing blog Powerline smeared Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) as an apologist for Hezbollah using an edited clip from local Detroit television. The post, entitled “Dingell: What’s Wrong With Hezbollah,” features this misleading transcript, complete with edited audio:
Asked, “You’re not against Hezbollah?” Dingell answers, “No…”
Here’s what Dingell actually said:
Q: You’re not against Hezbollah?
DINGELL: No, I happen to be — I happen to be against violence, I think the United States has to bring resolution to this matter. Now, I condemn Hezbollah as does everybody else, for the violence.