Category Archives: media

The Professional Ethics of David Sirota

The Atlantic: “Shortly before he gave speeches launching his 2020 campaign earlier this month, Bernie Sanders emailed his supporters, urging them to “do our very best to engage respectfully with our Democratic opponents—talking about the issues we are fighting for, … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You to Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs He Seems Nice – Jump for Jeebus! Our ol’ pal Josh Bernstein has a few well-informed ideas about voting rights! Who knew? “I want to raise the voting age to 30. How’s that? Maybe even 35. … Continue reading

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Petunia & Pals Wins The Morning!

Jedediah Bila both-sides her defense of Trump from comparisons to the New Zealand shooter: "Regardless of political ideology, you cannot link the actions of a maniac and the workings of a maniac to any politician, left or right. That is … Continue reading

Posted in Comrade Preznint Stupid, The Russian Usurper, Domestic Terrorism, Guns! Guns! Guns!, Petunia and Pals | 6 Comments

‘The Spice Must Flow’, Part Infinity

“You aren’t the first candidate to say, ‘I’m going to bring this country together,’” Todd told O’Rourke. The most recent Democratic president, a lot of people put their hope in the thought he was the answer that was going to … Continue reading

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It Is To Laugh

And in breaking news, Hannity reveals that human frat paddle Tucker Carlson was supposed to be on vacation this week, and will be taking vacation, you know, to, um, uh… So uh…Hannity just said Tucker is going on vacation pic.twitter.com/6pdCvu63q4 … Continue reading

Posted in Fox News, racism, Sean Hannity, sexism, Tucker Carlson, War on Women, White Punks on Dope | 6 Comments

Living Frat Paddle*, Tucker Carlson, Speak Again

MMFA released more recordings of Tucker talking to The Love Sponge. If the first tranche of recordings were sexist, then this tranche are racist. And while I often say that as a white dude, I’m not allowed to define racism … Continue reading

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The Quotable Tucker Carlson

Hebephrenic TeeVee Dinner heir, vanity press owner, and Black Studies scholar Tucker Carlson who has made a career of demogogging what other people said decades ago gets caught in his own trap: As Media Matters says: “Between 2006 and 2011, … Continue reading

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The Death of the Media

Crooked Media, which is home to the assorted Pod Save Whatevs family of podcasts led their email thingie last night with a pretty great response to our failing media’s response to the DNC decision to not let Fox News host … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs World Nut Daily tells us why we shouldn’t buy Girl Scout Cookies: A.O.C. WAS A GIRL SCOUT!!1! So before you decide to embrace an International Women’s Day celebration or buy the cookies, ask yourself, “Will the … Continue reading

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Our Failed Media, Again

The Hill: “The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) said Tuesday that it would place CNN on a “special media monitoring list,” citing a lack of black representation among the network’s leadership ranks. “NABJ said in a statement that its preliminary … Continue reading

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