This is a discussion on Maybe The New York Times Has Figured It Out within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; I expected the NYT to have some sort of mindless diatribe about the event in Binghamton. I looked on Saturday, then Sunday, then Monday, then ...
I expected the NYT to have some sort of mindless diatribe about the event in Binghamton.
I looked on Saturday, then Sunday, then Monday, then Today - no editorial.
Saw one in the WaPo (Washington Post) on Saturday, but it was the same olde same olde.
- Is this a sign of an epiphany
- Did resident banner editorial writer have a nervous breakdown
- The Editorial Board could not figure out what to say - given that all the laws had been followed and the active shooter was a legal immigrant
- The Editorial Board just given up on the issue
Remember, they need to save money, so not using the ink and paper might be their real reason.
George H. Foster
Perhaps they are holding off (as is the NRA newsfeed as far as I can see), for concern over being branded as "exploiting" the situation.