Former NFL executive and current media figure (most notably with The Ringer) Michael Lombardi has dropped some hot and wrong takes over the years, and it looks like he’s at it again. On an episode of The Ringer NFL Show podcast released...Show More Summary
Widespread objective, nonpartisan media did once exist in this country, from roughly the 1950s to the late 1970s. But at the time, that was something new, too. Before that, there was no press other than the partisan press. Newspapers controlled by the Federalists branded Thomas Jefferson an “infidel,” while the Democratic-Republican press called George Washington a […]
Relatives of the 44 Argentine submarine crew members who disappeared in the southern Atlantic last November have launched a fundraising effort to continue the search for the missing vessel. The social media campaign was created after bidding on a contract to search for the ARA San Juan was suspended. Show More Summary
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Each funeral for the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High massacre is different, yet the same: the mourning relatives, teens walking in clutches wearing black, politicians paying their respects, media cameras pointing at the entrance from across the parking lot.
Click here for reuse options! Ed Herman's media criticism remains as vital today as ever. The story goes that Einstein's theory of relativity began with a simple question: What if a person could sit on a beam of light? A single inquiry led to an entire field of study, and perhaps the world's most famous scientific breakthrough. Show More Summary
Authored by Darius Shahtahmasebi via The Anti Media, On January 8, 2018, former government advisor Edward Luttwak wrote an opinion piece for Foreign Policy titled “It’s Time to Bomb North Korea.” Luttwak’s thesis is relatively straightforward. Show More Summary
There’s a terrible old joke: “Incest is relative.” These days, it increasingly seems, “truth” is relative in an age of narrowcasting and tribal politics. Yes, there is indeed a Twilight Zone reality out there, where a piece of info surfaces, then it’s picked up and hyped by hyper-partisans. And today they saw a story they [...]Show More Summary
??????https://t.co/TAGTzRZbl4 pic.twitter.com/TgmbOotDj2 — ????????NAKAYAMA (@pikachu_pcn) February 6, 2018 For the Lunar New Year, Chinese relatives gather to exchange red packets that contain money for good luck. Mighty Media is taking...Show More Summary
Kylie Jenner has been laying relatively low since news broke of her pregnancy back in September, but as could be expected, things won’t continue in that light once the reality TV star gives birth. ET has learned via a source close to Jenner that she will be returning to the spotlight upon having her child. […]
Family members of 27-year-old accused of 'terrorism' say their relative was innocent, as anger seethes on social media.
Unasked Questions About the Nadeau Sex Scandal. Having been elected to the National Education Association Executive Committee, Wayne Nadeau of Vermont was destined to labor in relative obscurity for six years, facing no more media scrutiny than a rare mention in the EIA Communiqué. Show More Summary
It’s hard to overstate the degree to which Facebook has warped the media’s incentives. News outlets used to write for relatively stable, loyal audiences. They had an incentive to build trust among those readers and to bring them content they found valuable and worthwhile. Show More Summary
Kevin Dahlgren, an American serving life at a Czech prison for killing four of his Czech relatives and trying to burn their bodies, committed suicide on Thursday, Czech media said. The CTK news agency said Dahlgren killed himself in a prison in Valdice northeast of Prague. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, President Trump held a White House meeting with a bipartisan group of members of Congress that was praised by media outlets, rightly or wrongly, for its relative normalcy. Trump’s restraint apparently didn’t carry over into Wednesday. Because during a portion of a cabinet meeting open to the press, the president bragged about his […]
A federal court in Florida has signed a default judgment against more than two dozen relatively small pirate sites. The order grants media conglomerate ABS-CBN ownership of the associated domain names. In addition, it can keep the sites'...Show More Summary
Reading from the Voice Media empire: Critics have long complained about the relatively light sentences given to some prominent white, privileged college students found guilty of sex crimes, and Jack Warmolts, a onetime Air Force Cadet who pleaded guilty to second-degree assault and unlawful sexual contact in October 2016, is an example of the phenomenon. He’s now back on the [...]Show More Summary
A relatively small protest erupted at the University of Tehran but was vastly outnumbered by a pro-regime demonstration -- part of a show of strength from the government that brought thousands to the streets. Videos on social media had...Show More Summary
Relative silence from The Resist Movement, #MeToo Activists and the Women's Marchers, too. The post Iran May be Experiencing a World-Changing, Legitimate Resistance Movement While American Media Yawns appeared first on RedState.
The British racing driver shamed his young relative in a video that streamed to millions of followers on social media.
And now for another visit to the cutest Twitter feud of all time. Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively have been adorably trading jabs on social media for months, from cropping each other out of pics to turning one another into memes. Related: Ryan's Best Tweets! In a Christmas snap on Friday, Blake took the latest shot, proving RyRey [...]