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May 30, 2007

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"Well, I can tell you this," he replied. "If we reported it, it's a fact."

That statement seems like more of a weasel. One definition of a fact is something said to be true, or supposed to have happened. In which case Mr. Dobbs' misleading statement is a logical tautology.

If it was reported then it was most certainly said to be true, and is therefore a fact. Certainly an inaccurate fact, but a fact nonetheless.

There's a few things the "reporter" forgot to tell you. Question: who profits from such smears?

You do know that the Southern Poverty Law Center has repeatedly been exposed as a conscienceless money machine by objective reporters?

See, for example, Jim Tharpe of the Atlanta Constitution on his Pulitzer nominated investigation in to the SPLC:

http://isteve.blogspot.com/2004/12/jim-tharpe-vs-southern-poverty-law.html

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