Category Archives: US media

‘The Great Kremlin Conspiracy’: Free primer at Tablet on truth and ‘news’

Across the US, the evening news was once a ritual. If you didn’t get it at suppertime, you’d have to wait until end of night, right before the national anthem played. Nothing lasts forever, though, and pretty soon, along came … Continue reading

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Wealthy media investors look to GOP Congress for help with Google, Facebook

The term “fake news” has become a battle cry for supporters of President Donald Trump, but they aren’t the only team in town expressing concerns. High profile newspapers like The New York Times and The Washington Post are looking to … Continue reading

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As establishment media troll Trump, outrage ensues amid amnesia

Is there any doubt establishment media is trolling US president Donald Trump? Not in my mind. As numerous actors in media and government debate Trump’s retaliatory insult towards Mika Brzezinski, a personality with MSNBC News, amnesia strikes again. I’ll say … Continue reading

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Why is House IT scandal seething with national security issues being buried?

Considering the wide scope the US government employs in surveilling all of us, it’s hard to understand why a scandal related to House intelligence and national security committees is being buried by media. There is a huge national security story … Continue reading

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Virginia senator shows McCabe’s wife’s claims about election at odds with facts

While Democrat and select Republican backlash to President Donald Trump’s November victory is not surprising, what is surprising is the man now at the center of control over what is loosely called ‘The Russia investigation.’ That investigation began in summer, … Continue reading

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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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