The Heat Is On in Baghdad


We’re not the sort to typically find media bias everywhere we look, the kind who believe the Times is regularly scoring partisan points with its photo selections. But we can’t be the only ones who looked at today’s front page and were immediately reminded of a certain other helicopter picture from a certain other disastrous war. (Or maybe just, by the color palette, of a certain poster for a certain musical about that certain other war.) Are we?

Copter Crashes Suggest Shift in Iraqi Tactics [NYT]