Newsweak’s Stock Photo Porn Asparapenis™

Sad: Newsweak recycles Asparapenis™ stock photo for its cover. It’s one thing to try and sell magazines with mock-titilating covers. It’s another to just grab some over-used stock photo.     Some runners-up for the Asparapenis™ Photo:   Photo 1: The Sublime Photo 2: The Biter Photo 3: The Guzzler

Harass Sensuousness Sarah…

… is a Palindrome.  (ht rhhardin in Althouse comment section) regarding catty WaPo article by Diana Reese who says things like: When Palin took to the makeshift stage in the middle of a Missouri farm field, she was dressed more for the part of Hollywood celebrity than serious politician. I know someone’s going to remind me that…

These Two Headlines Can’t Be Coincidence…

Village Voice Writer: Gay Republicans Like “Jewish Nazis” Michael Musto, the Village Voice’s longtime nightlife columnist, wrote on his blog today that the gay Republican group GOProud are like “Jewish Nazis” or “Black Klan members” because of their endorsement of Mitt Romney. Last gay Jewish Holocaust survivor dies   Gad Beck, an anti-Nazi Zionist resistance fighter…

NBC’s really bad, terrible, awful week.

NBC is really bad, terribly awful and weak.  It’s been a bad month for traditional media, eh?  At least it has at NBC.  Brian Williams finally reported for the first two times on Operation Fast and Furious, despite the investigation’s sixteen-month presence in Washington, and managed toget the story wrong both times.  His colleague Andrea Mitchell…

Study: Anything After the Colon in Headlines is a Lie

A shocking new study from the International Institute of Scientific Studies has shown that any news headline beginning with the phrase “Study:” contains mostly nonsensical conclusions, irrelevant coincidences and false causalities.  However, the inclusion of inaccurate conclusions  coupled with the word “Study:”, showed an inversely proportional relationship to the credibility of the statements offered.  That…