Northam: Democrats will tolerate Infanticide but not the Stupidity of Youth (Update: or maybe they will!) Update Or not again

The whole Ralph Northam story perfectly illustrates what matters to Democrats. If you as an adult physician, publicly advocate for the killing of children in the womb right up to birth and infanticide after birth, Democrats and the media will either spin the words away, pretend they never happened or play "republicans pounce". If however … Continue reading Northam: Democrats will tolerate Infanticide but not the Stupidity of Youth (Update: or maybe they will!) Update Or not again

Non Tweets Under the Fedora 1/27: What Kneelers? Journalists Seeking Jobs, Covington Consequences, Bishops Gambit and Omar & ISIS

At Newsbusters there was a piece about the increase in ratings by the NFL this year in general and last week in particular as the country vainly hoped that Tom Brady would fail, which of course he didn't, but mostly about the end of the protests. This is actually not true, as a few players, … Continue reading Non Tweets Under the Fedora 1/27: What Kneelers? Journalists Seeking Jobs, Covington Consequences, Bishops Gambit and Omar & ISIS

Non Tweets 1/22/19 Brady IS Mongo, Bad Calls in NO, What March for Life? Covington Virtue & Sable’s back

I had to work on Sunday so I didn't get to watch Tom Brady do what Tom Brady does (and the "It's not every day your team gets to the championship game." argument doesn't work in NE these days. But when I saw during breaks that Brady kept driving down the field all I could … Continue reading Non Tweets 1/22/19 Brady IS Mongo, Bad Calls in NO, What March for Life? Covington Virtue & Sable’s back

Fifth Day of Christmas Under the Fedora: US Troops, Polish Troops, IDF Troops, College Free Speech Troops and Slade Trooping on

I took a peek at Twitter yesterday and saw this from Baldilocks If you think I'm POd about the Fake News Brigade's denigration of active-duty GIs, you are correct. I went to bed angry and woke up furious.— baldilocks (@JulietteAkinyi) December 28, 2018 There was a time when I might have been outraged as well. … Continue reading Fifth Day of Christmas Under the Fedora: US Troops, Polish Troops, IDF Troops, College Free Speech Troops and Slade Trooping on

…it’s Revenue no matter where it comes from

Yesterday I wrote that the job of a reporter is to generate revenue and that is what drives editors: That's the dirty little secret. It's not reporters who decide what it newsworthy, it's not anchors or pundits on CNN or CBS that decide what is newsworthy, it's not never newspaper editors that decide what is … Continue reading …it’s Revenue no matter where it comes from

The Job of a Reporter isn’t Truth…it’s Revenue

John Watson: But if you just know it, then you don’t have proof. Charles Augustus Magnussen: Proof? What would I need proof for? I’m in news, you moron. I don’t have to prove it – I just have to print it. Sherlock: His Last Vow 2014 Curly: Hey, what's this stuff for anyway? Larry: Why … Continue reading The Job of a Reporter isn’t Truth…it’s Revenue

The 21st Century Left Meets Hilaire Belloc

Abraham Lincoln: One matter further, gentlemen. We fight on their level. With trickery, brutality, finality. We match their evil. I know, James. I was reputed to be a gentle man. But I was commander in chief during the four bloodiest years of my country's history. I gave orders that sent a hundred thousand men to … Continue reading The 21st Century Left Meets Hilaire Belloc

China and Patience

The adage goes that you don’t want to see sausage or laws being made. The same can be said about reading or watching news. If you know something about a subject, you likely will be dismayed by the news. For me, that is the case when it comes to U.S. coverage of China. For the … Continue reading China and Patience

Conventional Wisdom is Always Right Till it’s Wrong NBA Edition

Most Members of sports media are liberal and it's interesting to see the parallels between their conventional wisdom on the NBA playoffs regarding the Boston Celtics and the Conventional wisdom concerning Trump. When Gordon Hayward went down in game one of the season Conventional Wisdom on sports radio said that the Celtics chances to make … Continue reading Conventional Wisdom is Always Right Till it’s Wrong NBA Edition

Trump: A View From Across The Pond

It’s not easy to find a hardcore Trump supporter in London and Paris, but there is a grudging acknowledgement that the president isn’t as bad as many Americans think. During a recent visit to the not-so-united United Kingdom and France, almost everywhere I went people noticed my accent and wanted to talk about Trump. I … Continue reading Trump: A View From Across The Pond

Real News About Fake News

Here are two important pieces of information you won’t see in many media reports: --Presidents Trump and Obama have the same approval ratings after one year in office. --The percentage of negative stories about Trump is significantly higher than Clinton, Bush, and Obama. Rasmussen Reports found that 46 percent of those polled give Trump a … Continue reading Real News About Fake News

The biggest economic threat in 2018 is a power-hungry, Democrat-loving mainstream media

Jobs are coming back. Wages are going up. Taxes are going down. Consumer spending is at a pre-2007 level. The economy is looking poised to have a strong continuation in 2018 from the progress made in 2017. There are still many things that can derail it quickly, but the biggest risk is born from a … Continue reading The biggest economic threat in 2018 is a power-hungry, Democrat-loving mainstream media

Why is CNN Pulling an Anthony Weiner on Anderson Cooper?

2.  Don't be afraid to admit a screw up 7.  Be open about your biases Journalism 101 via DaTechGuy Feb 13th 2017 As I read CNN rushing to spin away the Tweet from Anderson Cooper's twitter account concerning the president I can't but help but remember another day when a major figure of the left … Continue reading Why is CNN Pulling an Anthony Weiner on Anderson Cooper?

A Golden Opportunity to Bury the MSM Once and For All Thrown Away

It's 10:30 PM and as I write this the AP is calling Alabama for Jones (although some networks have not yet done so) and the spin has already begun. This is Scott Brown x 10! (It's not the MSM didn't spend a month hitting Coakely 24 x 7 nor accusing her of sexual sins will … Continue reading A Golden Opportunity to Bury the MSM Once and For All Thrown Away

A Pro-Life 2A GOP candidate flips Democrat Sen seat in MA Special Election

This story is what we call "News" Robert Stacy McCain The Power of Simple Sentences May 31st 2011 Yesterday I promised an example of a Newsworthy story it now follows: On Tuesday morning before I was headed off to what would be, unknown to me, my last day of work before I was laid off, … Continue reading A Pro-Life 2A GOP candidate flips Democrat Sen seat in MA Special Election