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AP Calls Out New York Times' Oil Spill Pulitzer-Baiting

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AP Calls Out New York Times' Oil Spill Pulitzer-Baiting

The New York Observer – 2010-12-28

AP oil spill reporter Harry Weber says the claims of originality in today's New York Times front page Deepwater Horizon story are "patently false," according to an internal memo published by Romenesko.  
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