Mainstream Media is Actually Reporting the Death of Ehud Netzer

Indeed, none less than the Associated Press. Remarkable. And not weeks later (but not minutes afterward either as happens in the case of silly actors and actresses and jocks). Now let’s see how long it takes them to notice the passing of Soggin.

One thought on “Mainstream Media is Actually Reporting the Death of Ehud Netzer

  1. steph 29 Oct 2010 at 8:10 pm

    Not remarkable at all. He was a leading Israeli archaeologist in a country where archaeologists have sometimes become leading public figures. Israel’s prime minister has recognised and mourns his death. Associated Press is American. America bows to Israel. Why should Associated Press recognise the death of every biblical scholar whose work may or may not further the advancement of knowledge but rarely reaches the people outside those ivory towers, who struggle to survive from day to day and might enjoy a movie now and then…

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