Category Archives: US media

Mayo Clinic study didn’t stay above fold, but could help save lives

Today’s media often make me think of gossipmongers nattering about and embellishing the same rumors day after day. Many stories that might make a difference in Americans’ lives don’t get the above the fold treatment because they don’t fit the … Continue reading

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One calm head at WSJ: Yes, Nunes should stay

Democrats campaigning in the post-election effort to derail Republican president Donald Trump have had lots of help from legacy media. The Wall Street Journal has been a constant critic of Trump, along with many other media rallying to leftwing causes. … Continue reading

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Media reportage dishonest about HONEST Act

Activists on the left, supported by their allies in media, the arts, and academics, are throwing a collective fit over the passage of the HONEST Act in the US House. Why the upset? It’s pure political whiplash in the ongoing … Continue reading

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Was McDonald’s ensnared by rogue tweet?

Fast food chain McDonald’s appears to have been ensnared in a rogue Tweet aimed at President Donald Trump. In addition to calling Trump “a disgusting excuse of a President [sic],” the person who posted the pinned Tweet jumped into the … Continue reading

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Upending media, another journalist becomes story in arrest for Jewish threats

Social media has been abuzz with debate about threats to Jewish centers, and bad actors on both sides of the aisle made it personal. Now that an arrest has been made in the case, the journalist who is the alleged … Continue reading

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US News & World Report best states: Curiosities and sidenotes

US News & World Report rated states to see which ones performed best for the people who live there. If you look at facts about the states, it’s interesting when you look at the top five and compare populations to … Continue reading

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Cutting through rhetoric on the Sweden refugee affair

President Donald Trump brought up the topic of refugees in Sweden in a speech he made to supporters on Saturday in Melbourne (FL). Trump cited Sweden as a country having problems because of refugee admissions—“You look at what’s happening last … Continue reading

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