OK

These are the most recent diaries filed under this tag:
Rand Paul has "mutually agreed" to no longer write for the Washington Times. Home of the birthers and every far right conspiracy theory. New ideas at the Washington Times consists of this: Ronald ...
by The BigotBasher
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 02:47 PM PST with 4 Recommends
The Washington Times announced on Tuesday it has suspended Sen. Rand Paul's weekly columns after instances of plagiarism. “We expect our columnists to submit original work and to properly ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 06:42 AM PST with 25 Recommends
It's getting deeper. Also reported by Kossack Lefty Coaster, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) has officially lost his Washington Times column after it was discovered ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 11:25 PM PST with 15 Recommends
After issuing a statement on plagiarism , Rand Paul was keen to reassert his intellectual chops and wasted no time in releasing his new book, currently available on only Amazon Kindle for $2.99. ...
by Sucker Politics
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 08:44 PM PST with 5 Recommends
The outspoken Senator has finally seen the error of his plagiarizing ways And has hurriedly released the following statement on the subject: Although plagiarism in some contexts is considered ...
by jamess
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 05:02 PM PST with 13 Recommends
The Washington Times doesn't want its lofty reputation for journalism to be sullied by Rand Paul's plagiaristic ways, so they've halted running Paul's regular column. Washington Times ends Sen. ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 46 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 05:06 PM PST with 126 Recommends
Today’s news reports all seem to be quoting Paul the Youngster’s advisor Doug Stafford and his short but confusing press release. The way Stafford contradicts himself is far more entertaining ...
by Eman
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 03:12 PM PST with 15 Recommends
By now everyone has heard about Kentucky Senator Rand Paul plagiarizing  the work of other writers in his speeches, books, and op-ed columns. The senator's reaction to the story is evolving: it ...
by pwoodford
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 01:17 PM PST with 16 Recommends
The hits just keep on coming from Buzzfeed! A section of Rand Paul’s 2012 book Government Bullies appears to be plagiarized from a Forbes article from earlier in that year. BuzzFeed had ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 48 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 10:19 AM PST with 42 Recommends
Holy cow - Andrew Kaczynski at Buzz Feed truly deserves a Pulitzer for his work on this story. He has now found instances 2, 3 and 4 of Rand Paul's plagiarism! From BuzzFeed.com: Sections of an op-...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 208 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 06:31 PM PST with 353 Recommends
For many decades I have been a student of the body politic and it never ceases to amaze me the lengths that these self important, self glorifying, narcissistic politicians will go to avoid simply ...
by Robs Rant
Comment Count 50 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 09:17 AM PST with 18 Recommends
The Rand Paul solution to eliminating reporting of his many documented plagiarisms: Wacko, wacko, wacko, wacko wingnut. It is obvious that many Teapublicans live in the past, but most of them ...
by Eman
Comment Count 62 comments on Sun Nov 03, 2013 at 11:38 AM PST with 106 Recommends
I was thinking the other day about plagiarism. We all know, of course, what plagiarism is, but let me tell you in my own words. Plagiarism is the "wrongful appropriation" and "purloining and ...
by rfall
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Nov 03, 2013 at 09:21 AM PST with 4 Recommends
That's right, everyone's least favorite thought thief, the man too lazy to scroll down a few links after a Google search has responded to the Plagiarism charges leveled at him by offering to duel to ...
by jusjtim35
Comment Count 188 comments on Sun Nov 03, 2013 at 09:06 AM PST with 127 Recommends
An entire section of Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s 2013 book Government Bullies was copied wholesale from a 2003 case study by the Heritage Foundation, BuzzFeed has learned. The copied section, 1,318 ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 75 comments on Sat Nov 02, 2013 at 04:03 PM PDT with 135 Recommends
BY many measures, Japan’s economic fortunes have turned up. The Tokyo stock market has surged about 65 percent since last fall. In the second quarter, the economy expanded by 3.8 percent, which is ...
by lestercainne
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 10:17 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Michael Matthew Bloomer, November 1, ...
by latestbloomer
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 08:39 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
From the time I took on university teaching, I fought an uphill battle against plagiarism. My attitude towards plagiarism has always been "WTF?" because I am a lover of words and that means I steal ...
by swrussel
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 06:34 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
(Reposted from Masrizone.blogspot.com) Rachel Maddow ran a segment about how bad it was for Rand Paul to quote a Wikipedia article on Gattaca. It was bad, of course, because Paul continued the ...
by Allan Masri
Comment Count 62 comments on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 03:20 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Sadly, from time to time, my students (at the large research university where I teach) take a shortcut and include plagiarized passages in their papers. The internet has certainly made this easier, ...
by JoesGarage
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 09:17 AM PDT with 9 Recommends