Being a liberal hack means never having to say you’re sorry.
NBC’s Jay Barbree interviews Gus Grissom
NBC’s Jay Barbree is the only reporter to have covered every manned NASA Launch from the beginning of the space program. So, as a bit of a living legend, NBC has to put up with him when he does not toe the party line—and that includes occasionally flustered MSNBC anchors.
I’ll leave it to others more patient (and frankly, more interested) than I am to debunk the media malpractice coverage of the latest Vatican/sex abuse stories.
And “malpractice” isn’t too strong a word:
The Associated Press ran a story about how the mentally unstable man who shot Pope John Paul II believes that Benedict should resign.
Anyhow. I’ve [...]
The New York Times’ Alessandra Stanley is upset that NBC is focusing too much of its coverage of the 2010 Olympics on American athletes and seems to be (gasp) cheering for the Americans to do well and happy when they win events. Technology evolves, organizers add new sports — this year it’s ski cross — […]
Are we so broken that we must seek out footage of this man’s death?
It’s been a long day. I ended up staying up ridiculously late last night — 6:00 AM — working on a book proposal. As a result I’ve been running all day on about 3 hours of sleep. My close friend and co-editor [...]
Social media doubles as great entertainment some days. Although I have to wonder what possesses anyone to be so inane. Boredom? Vitamin deficiency? Ego issues?
Some of my do-gooder left wing pals spout utter nonsense too but they are clever enough not to post it on Twitter.
So it is with a distinct cleverness deficit that left [...]
Former candidate for president John Edwards dropped a bombshell this morning. Despite the mainstream media’s attempt to cover up for Edwards‘ many lies about his affair with former staffer Rielle Hunter and his fatherhood of her baby Quinn, he admitted today that he is indeed the baby’s father.
In a statement released to NBC, Edwards says, [...]
I don’t know about you, but when I think about the ultimate in cool, the person furthest from my mind would probably be NBC’s Andrea Mitchell.
But GREAT NEWS, the doyenne of the D.C. bureau stopped down long enough today to point out the ultimate in tweeting cool:
how cool is it that obama just tweeted on [...]