Let’s be clear. Fox & Friends isn’t just some shit-kicking local morning show in Rhinelander, Wisconsin, giving out tips on where to find the best cheese curds and night crawlers. The actual president of the United States watches it every day, and...
On Thursday there was a coordinated effort on the part of more than 350 independent newspapers to strike back at Donald Trump's relentless and dangerous assault on the media. And it's about time. As noted by one of the organizers, the Boston Globe,...
Last weekend, The Boston Globe proposed a coordinated editorial response from publications across the U.S. against Trump’s frequent media attacks. Today, more than 300 news outlets joined in the campaign to counter President Donald Trump’s attacks and promote a free press. Editorial boards were urged to take a common stand against Trump’s words regardless of […]
Trump often attacks the news media with cries of “fake news” and the Boston Globe has decided that enough is enough. According to the AP, the newspaper has reached out to editorial boards nationwide to write and publish editorials on August 16th condemning what they call a “dirty war against the free press.” The Boston Globe is […]
* Spoiler Alert * I will not be watching Chuckles’ big interview with Omarosa on Meet The Press tomorrow. And I won’t be watching on Monday either, when Tweety interrupts her every sentence. As far as I’m concerned, Omarosa Manigault Newman is nothing more than a failed, shallow, opportunistic media beggar. And right now, I’m really […]
OK, game over. I give up. I spent years making a living as a comic, ridiculing reality, but come on, reality can’t be this stupid. The only thing left for me to do now is to give up all of my earthly possessions, and make a pilgrimage to a Trappist monastery. First, the “setup” as we […]
I just wrote a column highlighting all the evidence that we’ve fallen into fascism already – though certainly not too far as to be beyond digging ourselves out. I premised it, in part, upon what is now acceptable commentary on Fox, regarding demographics, a fancy way of saying that “real America” is white, and the […]
Former CIA Director Michael Hayden summed up what you and I have always believed about what it means to immigrate and become a citizen, beautifully: “It’s pretty simple, You read the document, you understand the document, you pledge allegiance to the document, and we shake your hand, and you are every bit as much of […]
You know, it’s just too damn bad that Rush Limbaugh cornered the market on the word “dittoheads” for his listeners, because Trump has now officially put El Rushbo to shame. Every time that you think that Trump has gone too stupid time to be believed, the cranial black holes that are his supporters continue to […]
Conor Powell, a prominent Fox News foreign correspondent, resigned after nine years at the network. Though Powell himself did not cite his reasoning, sources inside the newsroom reached by The Wrap, stated that Powell was “uncomfortable with the direction of the news organization in recent months. Fewer news shows. More opinion shows. Less resources for reporters to report.” […]