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‘Mainstream’ is the wrong word for corporate media


Leslie Griffith makes a good point: What we call the “mainstream” media is anything but. She’s not quibbling about semantics, but rather trying to impress upon readers the importance of accurately naming forces that have a direct effect on our … Continue reading

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NYT says beware of ‘hipster’ Democrats


In 1960, the hipster John F. Kennedy represented for liberals something similar to what Mr. Obama embodied as a candidate… ” — Matt Bai in the Dec. 7 New York Times The mainstream news monster is half-blind and barely functional, … Continue reading

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