Dreamliner's Carbon Composite Body Unsafe? Wired Science Calls Bullshit

We told you the other day about Dan Rather's TV blather about how the Boeing 787 Dreamliner "could be unsafe" because of its carbon composite airframe, but now there are lots of experts disagreeing with that report. Aaron Rowe at Wired Science calls it "a cheap shot at Boeing," and chides the mainstream news media for… » 9/21/07 9:42am 9/21/07 9:42am

Dan Rather Reports on Hypocrisy

Dan Rather spoke on journalistic integrity this week at the South by Southwest conference in Austin, TX and let the audience know his thoughts on such subjects as reporters getting in bed with sources and becoming shills of the very people they are supposed to be reporting on. Now, using quotes from his speech, let's… » 3/13/07 7:45pm 3/13/07 7:45pm