Category Archives: Death of the Media

One Lump of Stupid or Two, CNN?

Bad Hires, Cont. Deadbeat Donald’s former campaign manager, noted journalist pugilist Corey Ledandowski has made his triumphant debut as a paid CNN contributor, and Boy-Howdy, he stepped in it right away as he defended (or tried) Trump’s Brexit comments: That’s … Continue reading

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Petunia and Pals Wins the Morning!

The Death of the Media Taking a page from Boycott Queen Linda Harvey’s playbook (and thankfully not from her folder of sexual anarchists), Wayne Allen Root calls for a boycott of Apple, and oddly, presumptively claims victory: “And I know … Continue reading

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‘Some Say,’ Some Said

The Death of the Media And once again, events compel us to look at what the highly sourced gossip rag Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) passes off as news, today being the grief the Republicans are feeling over … Continue reading

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CNN: This One Weird Trick…

Death of the Media Jeebus, can CNN be more craven? Former Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski is joining CNN as a political commentator, according to a source familiar with the arrangement. It’s a salaried position and will make Lewandowski … Continue reading

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WaPo Tells Us: Both Sides!

The Death of the Media Here we go, another strange round of Both Sides! WaPo tells us: When the electorate is divided into different population groups, it’s even clearer how much trouble Trump has created for himself. Trump’s base during … Continue reading

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Your Sunday Bottomless Flute of Stupid is Served

Hebephrenic TeeVee Dinner heir, vanity press owner, and Black Studies scholar Tucker Carlson explains to us that banning assault rifles will only result in terrorists using crockpots: “Well, a crock pot caused those killings at the Boston Marathon. I think … Continue reading

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The (Future) Death of the Media

“Trump is indeed considering creating his own media business, built on the audience that has supported him thus far in his bid to become the next president of the United States. According to several people briefed on the discussions, the … Continue reading

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The Death of the Media, Cont.

Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) is like the scandal rags of old, and no parts of it more so than the morning email thingie that Mike ‘Payola’ Allen queefs out daily. One of their new features is called … Continue reading

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One Lump of Stupid or Two, AP

Sweet Jeebus, people, what the eff is the media thinking? From Tiger Beat on the Potomac’s morning email thingie: “APNewsAlert, 8:19 PM 6/6/2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — AP count: Hillary Clinton has commitments from delegates needed to become presumptive Democratic presidential … Continue reading

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Insider Baseball at the NYTimes

The Death of the Media Steve M at No More Mister Nice Blog got to it first while I was busy face-palming, but this article in the NYTimes about how Trump’s train wreck of a campaign is the reigning media … Continue reading

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