Category Archives: Axios

The Media Critiques Itself, Kinda

The Death of the Media Just to add evidence to our argument that the Villagers are giving The Russian Usurper a pass, Axios’ morning email thingie gives us some startling support: “In our lifetime, no president has matched Donald Trump’s … Continue reading

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David F. Brooks Replies to Axios

As regular readers know, I am no longer on the David Fking Brooks beat. It is being handled with more and better aplomb by my betters than I could ever muster. I cannot read Brooks without having an unpleasant out … Continue reading

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Breaking (and stupid)

The Death of the Media Axios, without guile, tells us: “Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah told reporters on Air Force One Monday that President Trump’s attorneys have already approved the idea of appointing a second special counsel to investigate the … Continue reading

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Both Sides DON’T

This bit in Axios’ morning email thingie starts off well, but then goes into well-worn turf. See if you can spot the razor blade in the apple: There are lots of reasons American politics went off the rails, but Axios … Continue reading

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The Death of the Media

It’s a really weird day when I agree with Mike ‘Payola’ Allen (in the email thingie, again), and his last bullet point is, well, on point: With all the legitimate gripes reporters have with this White House …perhaps the least … Continue reading

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The Comey Attractions

This is the week that You’re Fired former FBI Director and Private Citizen James Comey is scheduled to testify before congress, and let’s just say that there seems to be a bit of interest in whatever it is that he … Continue reading

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100 Days: Assessing the Assessors

The Death of the Media Let’s compare and contrast, shall we, the way the press is assessing the first 100 days of Hair Führer? First up, Mike ‘Payola’ Allen writing the morning email thingie at Axios: For all the readers … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, in A**-Kissing News

Mike “Payola” Allen at Axios is still man-crushing on The Russian Usurper, and so here is his lede story in his email thingie: 1 big thing: Why we saw a new Trump As President Trump’s motorcade arrived back at the White … Continue reading

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