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Fixing Overheated Housing Market with Half-Baked Bailout Plan

Networks promote government bailout, downplay 80-percent home price gains and overlook consequences of dismissing mortgages' risk.

Global Warming Vote on Snowy Day in Washington

Senate committee debates expensive climate change bill as two inches of snow blanket D.C.

Times Not Totally Frank About Al Franken's Senate Run

A front-page story on Al Franken's run for Senate skipped the controversies over Air America and Franken's "joke" about executing Karl Rove, Lewis Libby and President Bush.

Indictment of a Top Hillary Fundraiser - Hsu Cares?

Relegating the indictment of a top Hillary Clinton fundraiser to a brief story, without a byline and with a boring headline.

MRC President Brent Bozell Talks About His Book on O'Reilly Radio Show

Announcement: Brent Bozell, president of the Media Research Center (which publishes Times Watch) will appear on Bill O'Reilly's radio show Thursday (December 6) to discuss his new book "Whitewash: ...

Editor Bill Keller, Unleashed in London: "A War Going Very Badly in Iraq"

Times Executive Editor Bill Keller proudly states of his paper: "We do not work in the service of a party, or an industry, or even a country" and went after "hate-mongering radio broadcasts."

Cantwell Aide's Sex Scandal Gets Little Press Coverage

Media bury news of a Democratic congressional staffer snared in a police pedophile sting.

Eco-Fanatic Urges Grinchlike Christmas

Global warming author Bill McKibben suggests 'no one' likes Christmas anymore; urges giving kisses and back rubs instead of 'stuff.'

NBC Drives Recession Fears with R.V. Story

'Nightly News' warns that fewer 'mini-mansions on wheels' mean an economic breakdown is dead ahead.

The New Republic Folds on Baghdad Diarist, but Times Hypes NRO Errors

Patricia Cohen lumps in an apparent fabulist at TNR with unconfirmed reporting at NRO: "Tough days for The New Republic and a rival, National Review."