Category Archives: Media

The Weather Channel’s Stephanie Abrams Talking Dirty

Friday, January 7, 2011 Here we have the first edition of what I’m calling Fun with the Weather Channel. Stephanie Abrams unloads on us again and again. The great thing about her is, she’s utterly clueless and we like it.

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Barry Gets Schooled by a Sister

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 Now this is funny. At yesterday’s CNBC town hall meeting, President Obusha sat down to field questions from a largely white, pro-business audience. However, when a sister stepped before the microphone to pose a question to … Continue reading

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Old Media Reaction to Healthcare Passage

Monday, March 22, 2010 Here’s a sample of old media reaction to yesterday’s historic healthcare passage. Please feel free to post your local newspaper reaction in the comment section for everyone to read. New York Times: “House Democrats approved a … Continue reading

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CBS Rejects Gay Dating Service Ad for Super Bowl

Saturday, January 30, 2010 Bigotry trumps equality at CBS. The network carrying this year’s Super Bowl officially rejected an ad for a gay men’s dating website while accepting a controversial ad from the antigay group Focus on the Family. Citing … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Antigay, Bigots, Braindead Media, CBS, Gay and Lesbian, Homophobes, LGBT, Media, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

After 3 Months, Only 35 Subscribers for Newsday’s Pay Website

Wednesday, January 27, 2010 In late October, Newsday, the Long Island daily that the Dolans bought for $650 million, put its website, Newsday.com, behind a pay wall. The paper was one of the first non-business newspapers to take the plunge … Continue reading

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Would You Pay to Read New York Times Content Online?

Monday, January 18, 2010 If you’re a fan of the New York Times and enjoy reading its content online with a cup of Java in the morning, get ready to pay for the privilege. New York Times Chairman Arthur Sulzberger … Continue reading

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Jay Leno Returning to 11:30PM Slot

Thursday, January 7, 2010 In case anyone cares, TMZ is reporting Jay Leno is returning to his 11:30 PM time slot. The fate of Conan O’Brien is undecided. I’m not a regular late night viewer because usually I’m in bed … Continue reading

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