The New York Times’ Nick Confessore tweeted earlier today that the first two sentences in a Breitbart article on lobbyists contradict each other.

“Oh, Breitbart. When your second sentence contradicts your first sentence,” he tweeted.

Except, as you can see from the image below, the sentences actually don’t contradict one another. At all:


Embarrassing. No wonder these same Big Media geniuses happily report a slowing in the increase of spending as a “cut.”