March 14, 2007
I'll explain more in my column tomorrow.
Media Matters is a nonprofit organization that claims to be dedicated to correcting conservative misinformation in the U.S. media. In truth, it's a partisan group that advocates for liberal causes. I cite it because Media Matters got active in the Coulter affair.
The agency posted a distribution list of newspapers that carry Coulter and prompted readers to e-mail those newspapers' publishers and editors, urging them to cancel Coulter. We did not make Media Matters' list, and that's O.K. by me, since we got enough feedback without it.
Media Matters reported that the following newspapers have dropped Coulter:
Some 90 or more newspapers continue to carry her column.