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WSJ's misleading headline of the day

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If you thought Rupert Murdoch was serious when he promised to maintain the editorial integrity of the Wall Street Journal, consider this: The “cash-for-clunkers” program was so popular all the money allotted for it by the Treasury Dept was claimed within days. The Journal’s headline on this story? “Cash for Clunkers Runs Out of Gas.”

Here’s the NYT’s story:

‘Cash for Clunkers’ Car-Rebate Plan Sells Out in Days

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Written by ptullis

July 31, 2009 at 12:16 pm

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