Please Fuck Off: Broadcast Legend Katie Couric
Let me be clear: what Couric did isn't shocking. The fact that she admitted it openly is.
Big Scoop From Axios: Kyrsten Sinema Rules!
Somehow, the site keeps getting big exclusives about how awesome the Arizona senator is. Weird!
The Guardian’s Censoring of Judith Butler Part of a Pattern, Current and Former Staffers Say
'The British editorial staff seem to be allowing transphobia to crop up even where it's not even relevant.'
Qatari Government Gets Nice Press Hit in the New York Times
Silly me for expecting the Times to weed this kind of blatant puff piece out before it hits print.
This Is What Propaganda Looks Like
Why is the New York Times rushing to explain away a drone strike which killed ten innocent people?
The Media Is In a World of Its Own on Afghanistan
Americans overwhelmingly oppose the war—but you'd never know that from the media coverage this past week.
A Boss is Still a Boss
The shakeup at Current Affairs shows once again who the enemy is.
The Lies the Pundits Keep Telling Us About Afghanistan
So much of the outrage about the U.S. withdrawal is built on fantasies that pundits won't stop peddling.
How Not to Interview an Evil Gazillionaire
Jeff Bezos is getting some of the softest coverage imaginable thanks to his upcoming space flight.
UNC Played Itself
Nikole Hannah-Jones leaves the school with exactly what it deserves: Nothing.
Hope the New York Times Is Happy Now
The NYPD attacked queer people again. Maybe the paper should revisit its editorial begging for cops to be allowed at Pride.
Nobody Thinks Twitter Is Real Life
In the wake of the New York mayor's race, one of the most tired tropes around has reared its head.
How Not to Do Unemployment Journalism 101
Felix Salmon's 'deep dive' into unemployment fraud is astonishingly lazy and credulous.
BuzzFeed’s ‘Community’ Scam Is a Nightmare Come True
For every prize-winning post, countless other writers will work for free and never get a cent.
The New York Times Can’t Stop Giving Us Weird, Cruel Advice About Our Friends
Being fat is bad, and so is being friends with fat people, because you might also get fat because of them — everyone knows this.
The AP’s Shameful Firing of Emily Wilder
The ouster of a young reporter for having been pro-Palestinian in college is craven, hypocritical, and outrageous.
Bari Weiss Mask Off
Weiss wrote that Israel's killing of children is an 'unavoidable burden.' Words fail.
For the Love of God Stop Calling It ‘Clashes’
News outlets can't stop describing Israeli attacks on Palestinians as 'clashes,' despite all available evidence.