The Media Gets Serious About Investigating Donald Trump [cartoon]

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The New York Times has forgotten what investigative reporting is, says Ted Rall. And someone dropping a scoop into your mailbox doesn’t count. [cartoon]

aNewDomain — After an anonymous leaker mailed Donald Trump’s 1995 tax return to The New York Times, the paper’s editors congratulated themselves and their reporter on the scoop of the century. It’s been so long since they did real investigative reporting that they’ve forgotten what it is.

Cartoon: Ted Rall

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Ted Rall

Based in New York, Ted Rall is aNewDomain's chief commentator and a nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist. A Pulitzer nominee, Rall's latest book is the NYT bestselling book, Trump: A Graphic Biography.
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