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Entries Tagged as 'Tony Messenger'

“Reporters – While on the Job – Must Leave it to the Jury to Determine Who is a Victim.”

April 2nd, 2018 · No Comments

Tony “Baghdad” Messenger, who was probably fired as the editor of the Springfield News Leader for incompetence has another hit piece out on the upcoming Greiten’s trial. The St. Louis Post Disgrace is so fortunate to have award winning caliber journalism like this: From what I remember from the 1997 movie “The Devil’s Advocate” starring Al Pacino, […]

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“Baghdad” Tony Messenger Almost Let’s Secret Out of the Bag on Nixon’s Popularity

April 1st, 2011 · No Comments

“I want to tell you about Hampel. He’s got a stiff neck. Remember what he did to Bob Lowery? He followed him. Just to show that the mayor of Florissant wasn’t putting in a lot of hours, he followed him. You can’t do ‘bidness’ with a guy like Hampel.” — STL Post columnist Bill McClellan […]

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“Baghdad” Still Carrying Water for Nixon

February 15th, 2010 · No Comments

“Baghdad” Tony Messenger We hate to keep beating a dead horse, but we will anyway since the media doesn’t seem to care. Why is “Liar” Jack Cardetti still on the taxpayers dime after admitting he intentionally lied to the public on the governor’s behalf? Instead of Tony Messenger spending his time investigating and writing about […]

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It’s Not Personal, We Only Want Accountability

January 27th, 2010 · 1 Comment

A lot of people believe that the attacks we wage daily against politicians and journalists is personal. It’s really not. (well, maybe in one specific case it is, but we didn’t start it!) We don’t know these people, never met these people, and quite frankly, don’t care to ever meet these people. The corruption in […]

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Tweet of the Day: Folks, This is Why We Call Him “Baghdad Tony”

January 26th, 2010 · No Comments

Tweet today from STL Post Dispatch beat writer Tony “Baghdad” Messenger: “so much for liberal media conspiracy. democrats bray and green taking a few shots at media in ethics hearing.” This guy doesn’t even know that his industry is dying, and now he can proclaim with a straight face that a couple of Democrats complaining […]

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Messenger Finally Questioning Credibility of Gov’s “Communications Director” & “Public Relations Professional”

January 12th, 2010 · No Comments

Again we ask: why is the media so fiercely protecting “Liar” Jack Cardetti and Jeff Mazur? “Bagdad Tony” can’t even bring himself to mention their names in his article! It was he [Nixon] who insisted that the information about Lake of the Ozarks — forget the science — should have been released immediately. It was […]

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