Another lie: Witnesses defended Kavanaugh. NYT authors falsely claimed they were silent

Another lie: Witnesses defended Kavanaugh. NYT authors falsely claimed they were silent

[Ed. – Another day, another lie.]

A new Atlantic-published, adapted excerpt of the book attempts to resurrect Pogrebin and Kelly’s anti-Kavanaugh smears but once again has a major error. “We Spent 10 Months Investigating Kavanaugh. Here’s What We Found” was published in the Atlantic.

Their reporting must not have been thorough. In a section explaining why they believe the accusers despite the lack of any evidence, they write that their emotional reaction to the claims was that the claims rang true. But they get major facts wrong:

… The people who allegedly witnessed the event—Kavanaugh’s friends Kevin Genda, David Todd, and David White—have kept mum about it. Kavanaugh has denied it. If such an incident had occurred, Kavanaugh said, it would have been the “talk of campus.” [Emphasis added]

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It is not true that the alleged witnesses kept mum. This is another major error by The New York Times reporters.

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