Category Archives: Our Failed Political Press

OANN: ‘We Regret The Error’ – I’ll say!

Guys, One America News Network ran a pre-recorded, 30-second segment acknowledging that there was “no widespread voter fraud” by Georgia election workers in the 2020 Goat Rodeo. Now this is NOT the billion Amero defamation law suit from Dominion, this … Continue reading

Posted in Hair Führer Donald Trump, OANN, Our Failed Political Press, The Big Lie | 7 Comments

One Lump of Stupid or Two, CNN?

Chris Licht —the new Jeff Zucker at CNN— had an all-hands town hall meeting to discuss the future of CNN: …Toward the end of the town hall, Mr. Licht said that he has had conversations with Mr. Zucker about how … Continue reading

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Our Failed Political Press ™

Eagle-eyed Scissorhead MDavis caught this: #UPDATE Russia "violated" a truce it promised at the Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol, where Ukrainian forces are making a last stand in the city, a Ukrainian commander said Thursday, pleading for help for "dying" soldiers … Continue reading

Posted in Our Failed Political Press, Pooty-Poot Putin, Ukraine War | 8 Comments

One Lump of Stupid or Two, MSM?

Told ya: Trevor Noah joked about the event becoming a superspreader — and now the cases are rolling in. The annual White House Correspondents Dinner, along with the festivities held in the days before and after it, have led to … Continue reading

Posted in Contact Tracing, Distancing, masks, Our Failed Political Press, Pandemics, People Dumber than Dolphins, Shut Yo Mouth Fools, Testing, Therapies, Vaccine, Wash Yo Hands Fools | 3 Comments

Our Failed Political Press ™, Part Infinity

Look how many paragraphs it took the AP before they got to mentioning that the rapist is a Republican: Former Idaho lawmaker found guilty of raping intern BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A former Idaho lawmaker was convicted Friday of raping … Continue reading

Posted in Family Values, media, Our Failed Political Press, Sex fiends | 9 Comments

‘Oops,’ Said the GOP

I think we all know that most of the time the Republican members of Congress are trying to gin-up sound bites for Fox News (and thus get free campaign advertising), but it does come as a surprise that they put … Continue reading

Posted in Fox News, Our Failed Political Press, People Dumber than Dolphins, Wingnuttia | 6 Comments

One Lump of Stupid or Two, Junior Mints?

Word Salad, Dressing on the Side The morning quote: ”I mean, I know what my algorithms do… I’m a force against what people there [at Twitter] stand [for].”

Posted in Junior Mints, Our Failed Political Press, Our Failed Social Media, People Dumber than Dolphins, Twitter | 4 Comments

Some Fries With Your Stupid? (Our Failed Political Press ™ )

Getta load of the job description from the NYTimes: First time I have seen such a striking prerequisite in a journalism job ad — Olivia Solon (@oliviasolon) April 25, 2022

Posted in Our Failed Political Press, The NYTimes | 10 Comments

DC Society Pages, er, Politico

Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) email thingie returns to its roots and today the lede article that they give the most column inches by far is the upcoming Nerd Prom. And like the popular kids in high school … Continue reading

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Report: Fox News Covers Their Assets

Conservative media/Fox News is trying to do anything but cover the revelations that would-be Speaker of the House K-Mac is in deep trouble with the MAGA Caucus for dissing on Dear Leader and suggesting that social media ought to kick … Continue reading

Posted in Fox News, K-Mac Kevin McCarthy, Newsmax, Our Failed Political Press | 3 Comments