Category: Media

summer 14

In the Summer, in the City…

1966’s “Summer in the City” by The Lovin’ Spoonful is a song that always comes to mind during heatwaves like the one bearing down on about 195 million Americans this weekend.

Trump 9

Many People Agree With Me

Most of the time, when using imaginary people to back up a statement, it points to being a lazy, unprepared public speaker.

News 7

New Day for Evening News?

The sign of the times isn’t so much that Cronkite’s seat is changing hands yet again, but that CBS feels the need to explain why the format matters at all.

Kyle Kashuv 243

Paying the Price of Admission

I write lots of words. In all that writing what you won’t find is specific mention by name of any of the Parkland kids. Till now.

censorship 193

The Internet Needs a Town Square

The tech industry has near-total control over what we can and cannot say online. The solution? The creation of an online public space where even extremists are permitted to share their views.

Mueller Report 11

Rating the Mueller Report

The ratings are in for the Mueller report reveal, and after two years of angst and hype they were…

89

Woman Commits Crime, Victim Goes To Jail

There was no “cultural misunderstanding” here; nobody mistakes a head pat for pulling a child away by the hair. This woman lied, and the convenient brown-skinned scapegoat paid the consequences.

search party 34

The Seekers

Search Party and the Everlasting Horror of Dory.

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The Fame Monster

Should we name the shooter after mass shootings? Yes, we should.