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Postby Derwood » Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:41 pm

I would not be surprised if we see Biden put together a commission to look at the vote counting/certification process and for some rules to be encoded into law
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Postby Derwood » Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:07 pm

That woman on the far left is the next Kailey McEnany (sp?) She was on Real Time with Bill Maher last week and she is well trained in spouting 100% verifiable horse plop with a big smile.
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Despite not knowing how to create a thread, Michael Gerson wins the internet today.

It's worth reading his thoughts on the GOP today.
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Postby Sammy Sofa » Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:52 am

Check out this stone cold horsefeathering embarrassment that Jake Tapper wrote back in 2003:

https://www.salon.com/2003/02/01/purple_raines/

From the corner boomed the voice of literary editor L.W. Cool-L, former mix-master of J.W.A., his lovely young bride on his lap, a draft of "Kaddish II: This Time It's Personal" by his side.

"How you wanna carry it, nomsayin'?" he asked. "I mean, what's with these homies dissin' my Perle? Why do the Old Gray Lady gotta front?"

"Bee-hatch," sneered Snoop-Kitty.

From the doorway strode the impressive silhouette of senior editor Li'l Cottle in full bling-bling.

"What up, shortie?" asked Snoop-Kitty, her beehatch.

But Li'l Cottle was serious serious. "Bust an Op-Ed in its ass, yo."

A few hundy miles north, on 43rd Street, New York Times executive editor Purple Raines was rappin' with Collinsio, editor of the editorial page.

"How do you spell 'Hans Blix'?" a copy editor inquired of Raines.

"H to the izz-O," Raines began. But before he could finish, managing editor Gerald Boyeeeeeed ran breathlessly to his side, memos a-flyin' from his pockets.

"Holla at me," Raines instructed.
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Sammy Sofa wrote:Check out this stone cold horsefeathering embarrassment that Jake Tapper wrote back in 2003:

https://www.salon.com/2003/02/01/purple_raines/

From the corner boomed the voice of literary editor L.W. Cool-L, former mix-master of J.W.A., his lovely young bride on his lap, a draft of "Kaddish II: This Time It's Personal" by his side.

"How you wanna carry it, nomsayin'?" he asked. "I mean, what's with these homies dissin' my Perle? Why do the Old Gray Lady gotta front?"

"Bee-hatch," sneered Snoop-Kitty.

From the doorway strode the impressive silhouette of senior editor Li'l Cottle in full bling-bling.

"What up, shortie?" asked Snoop-Kitty, her beehatch.

But Li'l Cottle was serious serious. "Bust an Op-Ed in its ass, yo."

A few hundy miles north, on 43rd Street, New York Times executive editor Purple Raines was rappin' with Collinsio, editor of the editorial page.

"How do you spell 'Hans Blix'?" a copy editor inquired of Raines.

"H to the izz-O," Raines began. But before he could finish, managing editor Gerald Boyeeeeeed ran breathlessly to his side, memos a-flyin' from his pockets.

"Holla at me," Raines instructed.


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Postby Banedon » Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:52 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:Check out this stone cold horsefeathering embarrassment that Jake Tapper wrote back in 2003:

https://www.salon.com/2003/02/01/purple_raines/

From the corner boomed the voice of literary editor L.W. Cool-L, former mix-master of J.W.A., his lovely young bride on his lap, a draft of "Kaddish II: This Time It's Personal" by his side.

"How you wanna carry it, nomsayin'?" he asked. "I mean, what's with these homies dissin' my Perle? Why do the Old Gray Lady gotta front?"

"Bee-hatch," sneered Snoop-Kitty.

From the doorway strode the impressive silhouette of senior editor Li'l Cottle in full bling-bling.

"What up, shortie?" asked Snoop-Kitty, her beehatch.

But Li'l Cottle was serious serious. "Bust an Op-Ed in its ass, yo."

A few hundy miles north, on 43rd Street, New York Times executive editor Purple Raines was rappin' with Collinsio, editor of the editorial page.

"How do you spell 'Hans Blix'?" a copy editor inquired of Raines.

"H to the izz-O," Raines began. But before he could finish, managing editor Gerald Boyeeeeeed ran breathlessly to his side, memos a-flyin' from his pockets.

"Holla at me," Raines instructed.


Yeah he's a thread of bad Tapper....this article included.

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Re: Journalism Thread

Postby The Logan » Sun Dec 13, 2020 3:16 pm

Lol, a response to that reminds me of a college art teacher I had who earned a doctorate in art history. If we called him Mr. He'd stop everything and yell at the student saying "I did not go to school for 8 years to be called Mr.!!"

He was a piece of horsefeathers, but that seems like an apt response to such a condecending article.
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Re: Journalism Thread

Postby Derwood » Sun Dec 13, 2020 3:33 pm

Northwestern University has disowned Joseph Epstein. He has been erased from their website lol
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Postby Bertz » Mon Dec 14, 2020 4:49 am

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I think it's cringey as hell when doctors (medical or not) demand to be referred to as such in non-professional settings, but also that op ed is like a 9 on the Yikes scale.
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Postby CubinNY » Mon Dec 21, 2020 1:38 pm

https://www.elle.com/life-love/a3502122 ... ournalist/

What a bizarre story. The fact that she wants to tell it publically is even more bat horsefeathers.
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Re: Journalism Thread

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A continuing theme of this thread...I fully endorse these rants.





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*surprised the correct spelling of that word was added to the filter.
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More of this please.

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Re: Journalism Thread

Postby CyHawk_Cub » Fri Jan 08, 2021 12:54 am

Chuck Todd gets deserved heat for his ineptitude-for-the-moment, but Dana Bash has been, even among a roster of horsefeathers that Zucker has composed at CNN, consistently terrible in her own right.

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Postby Derwood » Fri Jan 08, 2021 1:20 am

CyHawk_Cub wrote:Chuck Todd gets deserved heat for his ineptitude-for-the-moment, but Dana Bash has been, even among a roster of horsefeathers that Zucker has composed at CNN, consistently terrible in her own right.



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