Sen. Harry Reid, sports journalism critic

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid took swipes at the Washington Post and New York Times sports pages this morning. He said:

Reid: Failing grades for sports pages

Every morning I get up, the first thing I read is the sports page. I’m disappointed in it. The sports page in the Washington Post is not nearly as good as it used to be, and the New York Times — not very good either. But I read them; it’s the first thing I do. There’s always some news, and they’re [sic] on the sports page. And then I go to the front page and get some of the bad news. …

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