Fox News Delivers the Progressive Slapdown


When I was a newly-minted journalist we called Ted Turner’s Cable News Network the Chicken Noodle Network. Today that poultry- based moniker seems poised to make a return.  The NY Times reports this morning:
CNN continued what has become a precipitous decline in ratings for its prime-time programs in the first quarter of 2010, [...]

Interview with Glenn Beck – WSJ.com


Glenn Beck didn't always believe in what he was doing. “When I was young, I used to hear people say, 'He's a golden boy. Look at that guy. Can you imagine what he's going to be like when he grows up?' Well, I unfortunately bought into that. And I hadn't even found myself. Quite honestly, […]

Rupert is a FOX but Time Warner was a Weasel – Part 2: Clash of the Titans


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The epic battle of television titans was quietly and peacefully concluded in the waning hours of 2009.  At least it was reported like an epic battle, but was actually no more and no less  than the free market system at work.
When MSNBC headlined Friday night at 9:17pm
“Millions could have lost channel [...]

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The People’s History Channel


Exhausted after a full day of kayak fishing in the waters off Green Island in the Lower Laguna Madre, I plopped down on the floor and crossed my legs under the coffee table  in front of the TV.  I stared at the laptop for a moment, then opened it and pressed the “On” button.  Roused [...]

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