Category Archives: Both Sides
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
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
It’s Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) who again let us down: Democrats to give Trump Cabinet picks the Garland treatment Um, no. Garland never got a Judiciary Committee hearing nor a vote, and there is no way that … Continue reading
The Nerdwriter has a pretty great run-down on fact checking Trump (or any other candidate): Now, of course, he suffers from Both Siderism: “Neutrality doesn’t mean equivalency” and then starts in on Clinton’s trustworthiness now and again,but mostly this was … Continue reading
More fail from NBC (Well, MSNBC): Trump and Clinton were a draw! Because he is an idiot and she was too detailed. Seriously, Chuck Todd (who still blocks me on Twitter): …but they are not alone. Last night the NYTimes’ … Continue reading
The Media has empowered the stupid: When conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is crowing that InfoWars has gone mainstream, you can thank Donald Trump, but you should also thank our Media for rationalizing his brand of crap. He’s being taken seriously, … Continue reading
I love that it starts out with a report from The Moony Times, and then complain that media personalities are suggesting that they do their damn jobs. That’s Faux News right there. And then we hit the razor blade in … Continue reading
.@washingtonpost Welcome to the club. #bannedbytrump — Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) June 13, 2016 Deadbeat Donald has revoked the press access for the Washington Post; maybe now The Villagers will realize that both sides don’t? Naw.
The Death of the Media Jeebus, people.