WAPO Story on Romney Starts to Unravel

(Oh and don’t forget in his memoir Barack Obama recalls an incident when he bullied a little girl. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno)

Breitbart has the details.  http://www.breitbart.com/Big-J…  Critical details regarding the Washington Post’s reporting of the alleged hazing incidents involving Mitt Romney are shown to be factually incorrect.  Not surprisingly, the  reporter and Post editors have skewed the story to portray Mitt in the worst possible light.

For instance, an individual that the Post claimed to have been a witness to the incident, which bothered him for years, states that he was not there and unaware of it until just last year.  

The original Washington Post piece stated the following:

“I always enjoyed his pranks,” said Stu White, a popular friend of Romney’s who went on to a career as a public school teacher and has long been bothered by the Lauber incident. [emphasis added]

Yet in an interview with ABC News today, White disowned that characterization:

While the Post reports White as having “long been bothered” by the haircutting incident,” he told ABC News he was not present for the prank, in which Romney is said to have forcefully cut a student’s long hair and was not aware of it until this year when he was contacted by the Washington Post.

White didn’t know about the incident until this year, but the Post reported that he had “long been bothered” by it. We demanded a correction.  

The family of one of the students that was allegedly at the brunt of one of Mitt’s pranks is outraged with The Washington Post:

Tonight, Christine Lauber, John Lauber’s sister, said that she didn’t know anything about the bullying incident. More importantly, she said that the story had factual inaccuracies. Betsy Lauber, another of John’s sisters, told ABC News, “The family of John Lauber is releasing a statement saying the portrayal of John is factually incorrect and we are aggrieved that he would be used to further a political agenda. There will be no more comments from the family.” Said Christine, “If he were alive today, he would be furious [about the story].” Jason Horowitz, the reporter on the Post story, did speak to both sisters and quoted them in the story – but apparently still botched the facts.

Watch for more as the MSM tries to do in Mitt Romney.  But this time, the MSM will have Redacto, the Correction Alpaca to reckon with.    http://www.breitbart.com/Colum…

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