Category Archives: Media Shittiness

You did it, Republicans. It was you.

Fuck all the neutral or liberal commenters I’ve heard flat out say they don’t think the Loughner shootings had anything to do with politics or violent rhetoric.  Based on fucking what?  There’s plenty of evidence to back up a case … Continue reading

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Mainstream News Once Again Out-Truthed by Satire Outlet

I defy anyone to find a joke in this article from The Onion: Nation Once Again Comes Under Sway Of Pink-Faced Half-Wit NEW YORK—Following an Aug. 28 rally in Washington, D.C. attended by an estimated 87,000 Americans, experts confirmed this … Continue reading

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Lies are Truth

Good NYT opinion piece this week about what could charitably be called our culture of bullshit. It starts off pretty laughably: Having shed much of his dignity, core convictions and reputation for straight talk, Senator John McCain won his primary … Continue reading

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What a Dumb Question

EJ Dionne: Rather than shout, I’ll just ask the question in a civil way: Dear Republicans, do you really want to endanger your party’s greatest political legacy by turning the 14th Amendment to our Constitution into an excuse for election-year … Continue reading

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Semantics

Glenn Greenwald on the AP reporting that an American geologist was tortured in China: Given the standards of Good Journalism prevailing in the U.S. media, as taught to us just this weekend by high-level executives at the NYT and The Washington Post (and previously at … Continue reading

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False Equivalency is Destroying America

The GOP is doing most of the work, of course, but it’s expected of them.  That’s their place in American life, the GOP exists to siphon money from the lower classes to the richest people in America and to do … Continue reading

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