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Why is the New York Times afraid of MSNBC?

Nervous that critics might view the paper as too partisan and too liberal, The New York Times has told some of its reporters to stay off MSNBC, and specifically off Rachel Maddow's award-winning program in...

Shame on The New York Times!

Buck-buck-BUCKAW!   The New York Times Well, that was a breath of fetid air. The New York Times just announced that it has made the decision to remove political cartoons from all future editions of their “international” editions. They did this in response to outrage of the recent publication of an editorial cartoon that portrayed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin […]

Bryan Cranston Accepts Tony Award, Defends Free Press – “Demagoguery is the enemy of...

Bryan Cranston, of Breaking Bad fame, last night accepted the Tony Award for best actor in a play for his portrayal of fictional fed up news man Howard Beale in Network by launching into a full-throated  defense of the fourth estate. Unlike fellow actor Robert De Niro he did not call out Trump by name, but then […]
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The final step of the Donald Trump Self-Made Crisis cycle: calling the press ‘truly...

The good news is that Donald Trump's staff and/or a bevy of critical Republican lawmakers has convinced Donald, for now, to hold off on his latest promised set of tariffs, this set to be...
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Americans are more concerned with ‘fake news’ than racism or terrorism, says new study

What’s one of the biggest problems Americans believe we’re facing in today’s age? According to a new survey released from the Pew Research Center, a good fraction of Americans believe fake news is a...

Fox News Bombed In UK and a Lost Trump Calls For Boycott Of AT&T...

Trump found the news coverage of his so-far botched visit to the UK “all negative.” Well, there’s a good reason for that — it is all negative. Even the few conservative voices who have dared to peep out a moderately good word on his behalf are getting slammed back by their peers.  Conservative MP Jacob […]

OMG. Franklin Graham Declares June 2 ‘A Day Of Prayer For President Trump’ and...

I was chatting with a friend the other day about the surreal aspects of the Trump era. We began to muse whether the planet had passed through some kind of a cosmic cloud, a sort of political Mutara Nebula, an aberrant location where nothing functions normally, and good luck trying to survive the thing in […]
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There goes The New York Times, letting Republicans redefine reality again

Robert Mueller’s Wednesday statement spurred a Terrible Trifecta from The New York Times: a terrible headline, terrible opening paragraphs, and a terrible tweet. Mueller made clear that Russia tried to rig the 2016 election and that...
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The New York Times just isn’t up to the Trump-era challenge

Two years ago when The New York Times eliminated its public editor position after the ombudsman wrote two tough critiques of the paper's "timid" Russia hacking coverage in 2016, executives at the publication suggested the Times didn't need...
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Glam Shots for One, Not for the Other: Different Media Standard for Hope Hicks...

The contrast between media coverage of two women, Hope Hicks and Chelsea Manning, who are each refusing to cooperate with federal investigations did not go unnoticed on Memorial Day Weekend. On Thursday evening, The New York...

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