Time magazine sells rape and attempted murder story as sex

Here’s the tweet, and it’s disgusting: Teacher who had an affair with a middle-school student sentenced to 30 to 60 years https://t.co/Vrsw5pZT1h — TIME (@TIME) January 25, 2018 And the linked story: ‘He Kissed My Forehead and Slit My Throat.’ Ex-Teacher Attacked Wife Who Discovered His Affair With 14-Year-Old Student, Police Say By Associated Press …

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Did John Kerry violate the Logan Act? The Jerusalem Post claims that the former Secretary of State urged the Palestinian 'Authority' to resist the Trump Administration's Middle East peace policies

When I first read this story, I thought it had to be a hoax. Surely, surely! no former Secretary of State could be this stupid! From The Jerusalem Post: Kerry to Abbas confidante: ‘Stay strong and do not give in to Trump’ Kerry: ‘Israel heading to a place of danger’ over settlements MK Oren: John …

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Baizuo 白左

I wish that I had seen this article when it was first published, 7½ months ago: The curious rise of the ‘white left’ as a Chinese internet insult Chenchen Zhang1 | 11 May 2017 If you look at any thread about Trump, Islam or immigration on a Chinese social media platform these days, it’s impossible …

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More #Hypocrisy from The New York Times.

The New York Times kept pushing this tweet, publishing it several times: Behind the workplace culture at Vice, which was degrading and dismissive of women. “This is a wakeup call. Just because these men are younger and liberal doesn’t mean they aren’t just as guilty of some of the same issues as their predecessors.” https://t.co/QcHNgPMOoU …

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Is CNN trying to become Fair and Balanced?

They actually presented a fair article about President Trump! Donald Trump — keeper of promises Analysis by Stephen Collinson, CNN | Updated 6:24 AM ET, Thursday, December 7, 2017 Washington (CNN) A politician who actually does what he told voters he would do seems almost unfathomable in Washington, a town of broken promises. For Donald …

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New York Times readers are upset that paper depicted a white nationalist as a human being.

From The Washington Post: New York Times expresses ‘regret’ over white nationalist profile By Erik Wemple | November 27, 2017 | 11:10 AM The New York Times over the weekend published a nicely turned satire — “Choose Your Own Public Apology” — lampooning the men who’ve attempted to make amends for their histories of sexual …

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We are amused

From The Hill, not exactly a right-wing news site: Protesters scream at the sky to mark anniversary of Trump’s election By Brett Samuels – 11/08/17 08:18 PM EST People across the country gathered Wednesday night to scream into the sky to mark the anniversary of President Trump winning the 2016 election. Crowd members are clashing …

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It wasn’t an empty threat

Well, they were warned: DNAinfo and Gothamist have shut down just days after unionizing November 2, 2017 | 5:22 PM Every single article from local news sites DNAinfo and Gothamist–including all of their subsidiary sites–has been taken down and replaced with a message from their owner, Joe Ricketts, informing the public that both companies are …

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Is journalism actually being done?

First I saw this tweet: Must read WaPo exclusive: Clinton campaign, DNC paid for research that led to Russia dossier https://t.co/DkfwxgduV5 via @adamentous — Heather Long (@byHeatherLong) October 24, 2017 Clinton campaign, DNC paid for research that led to Russia dossier By Adam Entous, Devlin Barrett and Rosalind S. Helderman | October 24, 2017 | …

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Freedom of Speech works both ways

From The Washington Post: ‘It’s BS’: MLB player who knelt during national anthem denied service at Alabama restaurant By Jacob Bogage | October 24, 2017 | 3:19 PM Bruce Maxwell (@Bruu_truu13) was barely home in Huntsville, Ala., when he met a rude welcome. Out to lunch with Huntsville city councilman Devyn Keith (@DevynsKeith) and another …

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