Saturday, August 11, 2007

Betsy's Page: Krauthammer on Scott Beauchamp and the New Republic

re: "Charles Krauthammer takes up the story of the New Republic's Baghdad Diarist, Scott Beauchamp. After recounting the three appalling details that Beauchamp used to characterize how the war in Iraq had made him into a callous beast, particularly the story of his cruelly mocking a woman who [h]ad been disfigured by an IED, Krauthammer lowers the boom on the New Republic and their chosen soldier journalist as he reminds us that Beaucham and TNR have admitted now that the event of the purported cruelty to this poor woman happened in Kuwait before Beauchamp's company had even entered the war zone..."...

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