Tag Archives: Media Zombies

Wrong, Wronger, Wrongest

Marc Ambinder writes a mea non culpa: Did the media get Ferguson wrong? In August, after a Ferguson, Missouri police officer shot and killed a young, unarmed black man named Michael Brown, the reaction by local residents, civil rights activists, … Continue reading

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Ben Bradlee Died Yesterday – Journalism Died Years Ago

From the Washington Post: Mr. Bradlee called reporters “the best lie detectors,” and nothing mattered more to him than exposing the truth, even if it took a long time. In his own account, the Vietnam War and then Watergate marked … Continue reading

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Matt Bai Pretends That Journalism Has Ethics

I’m not sure whether to file this Pathetico article by Matt Bai under Friday Funnies or Friday Facepalm: Actually, Yes, the Gary Hart Scandal Did Ruin Politics Last week I published a book called All the Truth Is Out: The … Continue reading

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Clueless Prog Writer Sacrifices His Professional Credibility To Make A “Joke” Then Can’t Figure Out Why He Can’t Find Work

The clueless Prog writer is some guy named Kaleb Horton. Here is his “joke”: Wow, Lena Dunham's book is actually great. I totally understand why she got 3.7 million dollars to write it. pic.twitter.com/AgneAN1pIw — Kaleb Horton (@kalebhorton) October 3, … Continue reading

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Dear Media: It’s Not About You

Huffing Paint: Getty Photographer Scott Olson Arrested At Ferguson Protest A photographer for Getty Images was arrested Monday during protests in Ferguson, Missouri, several eyewitnesses reported. HuffPost’s Ryan J. Reilly captured a photo of photojournalist Scott Olson’s arrest, which took … Continue reading

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WTF Wednesday – MoDo Edition

Maureen Dowd is bugfuck nuts: I talked to Robin Williams once, about breasts. In 1993, when he played a prim British nanny in “Mrs. Doubtfire,” I went to interview him at his Pacific Heights house. “It’s great to be this … Continue reading

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Journolista Says No Unanswered Questions About Benghazi

Guy Benson: Chuck Todd: C’mon, Every Benghazi Question Has Already Been Answered NBC’s Chief White House Correspondent and MSNBC anchor Chuck Todd doesn’t see any rationale for the formation of a select committee on Benghazi. The inquiry is pointless, Todd … Continue reading

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