Category Archives: Death of the Media

The Death of the Media

The other day when we noted that pen-pal to the Ayatollah, Tom Cotton had gotten James Bennet’s scalp when he was courted to write an editorial in the NYTimes about having the military storm into cities to kill combat Black … Continue reading

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‘All Options Are On the Table’ — White House on Protesters

So the official stance of the 4th Reich is what now? White House spokesman Hogan Gidley on the possibility of Trump using the US military to stop US protests: "All options are on the table." — Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) … Continue reading

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Now Go Read This

Press Run is always really good, but this particular post is about as good as it gets for criticizing our Failed Political Press: “…The White House isn’t the only institution guilty of failing to lead during our current pandemic. So … Continue reading

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The Death of the Media, Part Infinity

Death of the Media “There is no doubt even under the best of circumstances when you pull back on mitigation, you will see some cases appear.”  –Dr. Anthony Fauci. Dr. Fauci warned that states and cities that skip past federal … Continue reading

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Politico Sees The End of an Era, But Cannot Say Why It’s Ending

Our Failed Political Press Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) afternoon email thingie goes uncharacteristically dark… but something is wrong. Let’s see if we can discern it (emphasis is theirs): THE OBAMA ERA has all but been erased. Who’s … Continue reading

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It’s The Patriarchy, Stupid

There’s been a disturbance in the Force, er, Farce: Andrew Lack Is Out as the Head of NBC News After a Stormy Tenure “The chairman of NBC News, Andrew Lack, will depart his role at the end of May, NBC … Continue reading

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The Death of the Media

But Her Emails Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) morning mail thing tells us: … BIDEN is under increasing pressure to respond to a sexual assault allegation from 30 years ago when he was a senator — THE WAPO … Continue reading

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Now Read This

Death of the Media Press Run goes deep on Lord Damp Nut’s fourth press secretary, Kayleigh McEnany, and it is a thing of beauty. But it is also a full-throated criticism of The NYTimes that printed a truly nauseating bit … Continue reading

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Daily MAGA Ralleys Are Addictive To Trump (And Our FAILED Political Press)

To the surprise of exactly no one, yesterday —two days after tweeting that they were not worth the time & effort and just hours after his own White House officially canceled the planned appearance— President Mike TeeVee resumed his daily … Continue reading

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Hey Political Press: Astroturfing is Astroturfing

AP-NORC poll: Few Americans support easing virus protections AP doesn’t like us bloggers, lowly and squat,  aggregating them so here’s what you need to know: So when you see those Gimme Libety and Gimme Death teabaggers in the news, know … Continue reading

Posted in Death of the Media, Distancing, masks, Pandemics, Shelter-in-Place, Testing, Wash Yo Hands Fools | 16 Comments