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Archive for July, 2006

Hezbollah’s Control Of Media Access

Monday, July 31st, 2006

It seems fashionable for certain news media outlets to trivialize Israel’s recent “tragic mistakes” as a “PR problem.” But one need only turn to Hezbollah to be schooled in how it should be done.

Ignorance Is Strength

Monday, July 31st, 2006

…and desperation is unattractive. Please make sure you’re sitting down: There are some in politics who hold that voters are dumb, ill informed and easily misled, that voters can be manipulated by a clever ad or a smart line,” said Rove, who is credited with President Bush’s victories in the 2000 and 2004 elections. “I’ve [...]

Snowclones

Sunday, July 30th, 2006

Lazy headline writers love them. Of course, I’ve never been guilty of this sort of thing.

Dell Laptop Left In Ford Pinto Spontaneously Combusts

Saturday, July 29th, 2006

Not really. But still.

The Passion Of The Soused

Saturday, July 29th, 2006

This is what passes for “without incident” in Malibu.

CNN Handicaps The Four Horsemen

Friday, July 28th, 2006

Another report on how The Most Trusted Name In News continues to bring you the best in expert speculation regarding the end times.

I Don’t Know Much About Junk Mail

Friday, July 28th, 2006

But I know what I like.

I Don’t Think You Can Find A Hallmark Card For It Yet

Friday, July 28th, 2006

but it’s a nice sentiment.

She Used To Satirize The Mainstream Media; Now She Are One

Thursday, July 27th, 2006

Congratulations!

Supper’s Ready? Discuss.

Thursday, July 27th, 2006

The separation of church and news media takes a hit.