Tagged: media

shutdown 38

The GOP’s Gossip Girls

I will not believe that the GOP is tired of Trump until they say so publicly. Until that moment, they own this. All of it. Every corruption, every racist utterance, every violation of norms. Every dollar of debt, every pardoned war criminal, every dead Kurd.

Anonymous 8

Vanity, Thy Name is Anonymous

A ineffective coward sally forths into the media to make sure you know how bravely they are accomplishing nothing

deadspin 31

Deadspin (un)Officially Dead

This is a great opportunity for some other enterprising site out there. Assuming these guys haven’t sold non-competes, they are now available to become writers for a new website.

suicide 68

Pushed Over the Edge

What sort of bullying conduct would cross a threshold into criminality? It certainly seems that a person who sets out to drive a person to their death and succeeds should face some sort of punishment.

Mueller 28

Tuning Out

However you want to divvy it up, spin it, analyze it, or otherwise talk around it, there is a definitive trend line of lessening interest at each mile post of the Mueller investigation.

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.

Trophy Culture 53

Trophy Lives

It is epically discouraging to know that no matter how hard you try, someone else is always going to be better.

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…

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The Seekers

Search Party and the Everlasting Horror of Dory.

Johnson's Dictionary 12

Save Our English

The beautiful thing about English is that you don’t have to use such an awkward phrasing as “accused of having sex with an incapacitated woman against her will”. You can use only three words: “accused of rape.”

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The Fame Monster

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

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The Bitter Scribes

What becomes of the newspaper man? The journalists of tomorrow will be bitter, poor, or trust fund babies, and if you think they hate capitalism today, just wait.

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