Tagged: US politics. US media

“Bad” Grammar is African-American? Aw, C’mon!

“Bad” Grammar is African-American? Aw, C’mon!

As a reporter for many, many years, I have had to decide over and over and over again whether to “clean up” quotes.  I nearly always did. I would reproduce a quote phonetically only...

Whatever Happened to America’s “Liberal”Media?

Whatever Happened to America’s “Liberal”Media?

Remember when people talked about America’s “liberal media bias”? You don’t hear much along those lines any more. The reason is that there’s nothing liberal about today’s mainstream media in America. Their blatant conservatism...

How Media Misrepresent the “Tax Increase” for the Rich

How Media Misrepresent the “Tax Increase” for the Rich

I am the last person you should come to for tax counseling. It’s Sandra who takes our receipts and other stuff to have a professional figure out what we have to pay. I cringe...

Gutless Wonders Surround the President

Gutless Wonders Surround the President

Who are the people representing President Obama? Where did he find them? Why does he keep them around? Never before have I seen a group of people so gutless, so easily frightened by “white...

Grade Obama’s First Hundred Days? Are They Kidding?

Grade Obama’s First Hundred Days? Are They Kidding?

I was astounded to hear CNN “talking heads” announce that they are inviting me (and their other viewers) to “grade” President Obama’s first hundred days in office. The absurdity of the suggestion left me...