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BY PATRICE GREANVILLE Editor, The Greanville Post This article was uploaded by raccoondog, with full editorial permission Maher’s skewering of Brian ...
by raccoondog
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Feb 15, 2015 at 05:07 PM PST with 8 Recommends
I always like looking at the guest lists of the Sunday shows each week. I never watch them. For one, I don't own a TV. But even if I did, I'm not enough of a masochist. The Sunday shows are funny ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Dec 26, 2014 at 06:54 PM PST with 29 Recommends
On Friday, the New York Times did some editorializing in the Business section to defend Obama's nominee for deputy undersecretary to the Treasury for domestic finance, Democratic bundler and ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 216 comments on Sun Nov 30, 2014 at 03:36 PM PST with 253 Recommends
Getting a good headline is very important in framing an article. It sets the tone of the piece and hints at the overall argument. However, sometimes, articles belie their headlines. I've come across ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Jan 26, 2014 at 08:20 AM PST with 13 Recommends
On A8 of the print version (and also online) today, the New York Times featured an article on the history of weak environmental regulation surrounding the Freedom Industries chemical spill in ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jan 13, 2014 at 05:22 AM PST with 22 Recommends
TIME: Does Organic Food Turn You into a Jerk? (Short answer: yes) The Atlantic: Does Organic Food Make You a Judgmental Jerk? Maybe Jezebel:
by marc brazeau
Comment Count 72 comments on Thu Oct 24, 2013 at 04:15 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
This story on the non-chickenness of Chicken Nuggets had been persisting as a featured story in my RSS reader, so despite my better judgement, I finally gave in add clicked. Chicken nuggets: Call '...
by marc brazeau
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 04:25 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
This morning, when reading the New York Times email digest, two headlines particularly irked me. Both happened to be in the Politics section and embodied the pseudo-objectivity sought by the "...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Sep 23, 2013 at 06:42 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
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by BrianMcFadden
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed May 02, 2012 at 02:50 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
To the LA Times credit, they published an article, " Stress of combat reaches drone crews ," by David Zucchino about the impact of combat stress (Post-Traumatic stress) on the Air Force pilots who ...
by samdiener
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Apr 03, 2012 at 02:07 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
by Hunter
Comment Count 135 comments on Sat Jan 28, 2012 at 02:00 PM PST with 82 Recommends
If I were a PolitiFact editor, and I were responding to ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 100 comments on Thu Dec 22, 2011 at 03:30 PM PST with 39 Recommends
MSNBC re-establishes its credentials as an upstanding member of the sycophantic, rotten and corrupt media MSNBC's de facto firing of Cenk Uygur yesterday should serve as a ...
by pwtenny
Comment Count 63 comments on Thu Jul 21, 2011 at 02:26 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
The problem I have with the NYT article " Questions Raised About a Code of Silence " is the same as some of ...
by samdiener
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue May 17, 2011 at 06:23 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
In this New York Times story, "Early HIV Therapy Sharply Curbs Transmission," I was brought up short by this wrenching, and morally execrable,
by samdiener
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu May 12, 2011 at 02:41 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
The birther myth won't go away, Mr. Obama. Facts don't interest the birthers. At least facts that do not suit their needs. The White House produced a long-form birth certificate for the media ...
by Brian Ross
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Apr 28, 2011 at 06:30 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
The diary currently at the top of the rec list makes an emphatic point about misplaced priorities in the mainstream American news media. Its hundreds of comments are in nearly unanimous agreement. ...
by cardinal
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Mar 01, 2011 at 02:04 PM PST with 26 Recommends
"Junkfood Politics"...That's the term that best describes the the worst of what passes for a political process these days. From the tabloidization of cult personalities, to the empty or ...
by J Keplar
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jan 30, 2011 at 08:24 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Yes, there actually are right-wingers in the media complaining about the optics of the memorial service. Jon ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 170 comments on Fri Jan 14, 2011 at 07:03 AM PST with 292 Recommends
I received an email from the Associated Press at 2:42pm, EST, saying that Representative Gabrielle Giffords was dead. Killed by an unnamed gunman "at a public event" in Arizona earlier today, ...
by pwtenny
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Jan 08, 2011 at 04:50 PM PST with 7 Recommends