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Esquire Fabricates,
Drudge Falls For It

Power Line, by John Hinderaker

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Posted By:StormCnter, 2/12/2013 11:44:56 AM

As you are probably aware, Esquire magazine has published an interview with the Navy SEAL who shot Osama bin Laden. The interview has made news for a number of reasons, but what does Esquire headline? The claim that the SEAL, now out of the service, has been left without health care by the federal government:(Snip for graphic)Here is how the article’s author, Phil Bronstein, tells the story: “I left SEALs on Friday,” he said the next time I saw him. It was a little more than thirty-six months before the official retirement requirement

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: hot coffee, 2/12/2013 12:02:48 PM     (No. 9172129)

Give me a break. Drudge is a news aggregation site. He operates by digging up stories, exposing them to the light of day, and letting the reader decide.

I read that story off of Drudge. When I saw it was in Esquire, I figured it was bogus (unlike the lefties who used it to condemn the military).

The elite talk radio Establishment (along with Power Line) would be screwed without Drudge.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 2/12/2013 12:13:06 PM     (No. 9172154)

Bronstein. Former husband of Sharon Stone. Foot mangled by a Komodo dragon in a zoo.

Credible source?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Johnny Angle, 2/12/2013 12:29:44 PM     (No. 9172190)

Why should Drudge take the story down? It is news, one way or the other.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lazlototh, 2/12/2013 12:52:49 PM     (No. 9172240)

#2 you owe me a keyboard, and your wonderfully concise presentation should be publishable poetry.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: LouD, 2/12/2013 1:55:13 PM     (No. 9172424)

Gee, I didn´t know Drudge was/is a news source!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Japanorama, 2/12/2013 9:04:45 PM     (No. 9173191)

Is this is what journalism has become? Lying, then ridiculing those who believe the lies?

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