Man Trap

by baldilocks Because thieves need to be soiling their underwear. From the UK's Daily Mail: A man in Washington created a genius device to catch pesky thieves who steal packages from front porches. Jaireme Barrow, from Tacoma, Washington, was tired of people stealing his expensive Jeep parts and decided he 'wanted to even the playing … Continue reading Man Trap

Fake News and The Pentagon Papers

Against the backdrop of sexual scandals and a maelstrom of mistakes in the media, director Steven Spielberg tries to bring a feel-good movie about journalism. But The Post, which opens later this month, only adds to the milieu of fake news, presenting a storyline that plays fast and loose with the facts. The Spielberg creation … Continue reading Fake News and The Pentagon Papers

GOP Special Election win in MA? Newsworthy or not? Two Reporters Weigh In

Saturday in the wake of their massive error I teased CNN about the definition of "Newsworthy". Yesterday I told the story of a special election that took place last week in Massachusetts, a State where Hillary won by 27 points and where they hold super-majorities in both houses, where a GOP State Senate Candidate flipped … Continue reading GOP Special Election win in MA? Newsworthy or not? Two Reporters Weigh In