Yesterday the New York Post–Rupert Murdoch’s down-market tabloid, for those who are blessed to live beyond its circulation area–ran this front-page editorial demanding that New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg shut down the Occupy Wall Street encampment to reclaim the city’s “dignity”:
Uhh…. that message would be coming from the paper that ran this dignified cover, waaay back in August:
And don’t forget the Post‘s Iraq War weasels covers:
And why not this, while we’re at it?
Today’s Post cover, for the record:
Mr. Mayor, please return a sense of dignity to the proud city the New York Post calls home. At least until the next time the Phillies are coming to town.