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Duranty Prize Awarded
PJ Media, by Roger L Simon

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Posted By:steveW, 5/7/2014 2:49:28 AM

The 2013 Walter Duranty Prize for mendacious journalism was awarded in front of an upbeat crowd at a dinner Monday night at New York’s 3 West Club. This prize – in honor (or, more accurately, dishonor) of Walter Duranty, the New York Times Moscow correspondent during the 1920s and 1930s – was first given in 2011 by PJ Media and The New Criterion. For various reasons of sloth and bureaucracy, it has taken the organizations a year and a half to award a second round, but the prize will now be put on an annual basis. A second award –

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Reply 1 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 5/7/2014 4:27:40 AM     (No. 9839231)

Thank you for posting this, OP.

If ever there was a journalism award needed to bring attention to deserving recipients, this one is certainly it - thank you Roger L. Simon, PJ Media and The New Criterion!

I look forward to the other speeches.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: bubby, 5/7/2014 6:57:35 AM     (No. 9839289)

How I wish these awards were on national TV for all to see like the the Oscars or Emmy awards. That is one award show I would watch! Great reporting for a change! How I loathe the msm!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: earlybird, 5/7/2014 9:05:46 AM     (No. 9839439)

Terrific! (What fun the presentation event must have been...)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: enuf8, 5/7/2014 10:34:27 AM     (No. 9839568)

Heaven knows they had a sufficient list from which to make their choices since the MSM/LSM has the highest percentage of non-truth tellers in history.

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