Thursday, August 10, 2006

Dirt Digging in Lebanon with Little Green Footballs

Little Green Footballs, the blog that first broke the Adnan Hajj photo-doctoring story earlier this week, is at it again. This latest post shows how the same bombed out Lebanese building has been used in a series of photographs over a period of several weeks. Each caption indicates that the building was flattened by a recent Israeli attack.

Kudos to LGF, which has certainly captured my attention this week. And, again, you have to wonder how deep the iceberg goes. It's hard not to wonder about the accuracy of the "news" that we see, hear, and read about these days...

[Update: Here's Ace of Spades HQ with a nice account of why Reuters, and other MSM outlets, are so susceptible to the fakeries offered up by the likes of Mr. Hajj. In case you're too lazy to click through, here's the one character summary: $ ]


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