The Right Coast

May 25, 2004
More even-handed analysis from the Washington Post
By Tom Smith

We need a new word along the lines of "docu-drama" for news media "analysis" that is really just partisan spinning, with a dash of analysis thrown in. "Spinalysis" maybe? Suggestions welcome.

Anyway, here's the view of two journalists on Bush's speech. Needless to say, it's clear, objective, and dazzlingly insightful. They may need to tweak the computer program that wrote it a little, but it's pretty good when you consider that, strictly speaking, no mind was involved in its production.