Link: » Halliburton to media: We grant interviews only if you agree not to portray us in a negative light JIMROMENESKO.COM
Link: If You Can’t Join ‘Em, Outshoot ‘Em: Dharapak, AP Take On White House Over Dalai Lama — BagNews
What the administration doesn’t seem to be considering, however, are the consequences of preventing the visual media from creating and distributing the same boring snap of the two men facing each other. Of those consequences, 0ne is that the press, beyond the venting and the resentment, is going to raise its game
Link: Why The US Government Hasn’t Released Photos Of UBL’s Corpse | SOFREP
There are a lot of puzzled expressions on people’s faces when it comes to the subject of the late Osama Bin Laden and why the White House has not authorized the release of any pictures of the body. Photographs and video were released of Saddam Hussein’s hanging, as well as post-mortem pictures of his criminal sons, Uday and Qusay, after Delta Force took them out. Why not release a few pictures of Public Enemy #1 to prove that he is dead and show the world what happens when you take on the US of A?
I find it interesting how politicized and message-focused the job of White House photographer seems to have become