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Re: Media myths (Was Townsend)
I think this is more the myth *about* the myth...
--- "A. Joseph Ross" <email@example.com> wrote:
> When the story originally broke, it was that Al Gore
> said something like, "As a member of
> Congress, I took the lead in creating the Internet."
> The Republicans ridiculed this by saying
> that the Internet started in 1969. After that,
> newspapers, even supposedly liberal papers like
> the Globe, repeatedly stated, as reportorial fact,
> that Gore claimed to have "invented" the
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