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Drunken Facebook Comment from Sailor Becomes National News

» by July 12th, 2014 at 8:04 am » Comments (14)

This is just another example of why people should not post things on social media when drunk: The Navy is investigating allegations that a Washington-based sailor threatened to rape a California ...more »

How the News Media is Responding to Lost Readership

» by May 18th, 2014 at 9:48 pm » Comments (3)

Here is yet another reason why quality journalism in the US is dying: The New York Times lost 80 million homepage visitors—half the traffic to the page—in two years. That's according ...more »

Interesting Look at the Fall of Lara Logan’s Career

» by May 9th, 2014 at 3:16 am » Comments (0)

I have never been a big fan of Lara Logan and judging by this New York Magazine article about her, her peers at CBS were not big fans of her ...more »

Jon Stewart’s Take On CNN’s Coverage of the Missing Malaysian Airliner

» by April 7th, 2014 at 3:07 am » Comments (8)

This viewpoint expressed by Jon Stewart of the Daily Show pretty much summarizes most of the news media coverage of the missing Malaysian Airlines plane mystery not just CNN: more »

Stranded Antarctic Ship and the Global Warming Media Cover Up

» by January 3rd, 2014 at 8:28 am » Comments (18)

Via a reader tip comes this article by Australian journalist Andrew Bolt about the ship stuck in the ice off the coast of Antarctica that has been making big headlines ...more »

Fatal Bus Crash Sparks Singapore’s First Riot Since 1969

» by December 9th, 2013 at 6:38 am » Comments (2)

The violence led to over two dozen people being arrested. Singapore was hit by its first riot in four decades on Sunday, when a crowd of 400 people ran amok through ...more »

Golfer hits ball from Europe to Asia or how Associated Press redrew the map of the world

» by November 5th, 2013 at 4:11 pm » Comments (0)

It was Tiger Woods. Tiger Woods hit balls from Europe into Asia on Tuesday when half of the six-lane Bosphorus Bridge was closed for the world's top-ranked golfer. In a publicity stunt ...more »

Denver Broncos coach John Fox to undergo aortic valve replacement surgery

» by November 3rd, 2013 at 4:30 am » Comments (0)

Fox is 58 years old. The Broncos' quest to win Super Bowl XLVIII suddenly seems incidental. Broncos coach John Fox will undergo aortic valve replacement surgery in his heart either Monday or ...more »

New York Times Company Sells Boston Globe

» by August 4th, 2013 at 7:38 am » Comments (6)

Would you believe they took a 95% loss? The New York Times Company, in its latest move to shed assets and focus more on its core brand, has agreed to ...more »

Korean Newsman Draws Internet Anger for Asiana Crash Comment

» by July 8th, 2013 at 9:42 pm » Comments (20)

He should have been more careful with his words, but I understand what he meant that from a Korean perspective at least no Koreans died in the crash though two ...more »

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