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The New New Republic Gets Something – Finally! – Right

As up to several people know, the hardworking staff has been on The New Republic like Brown on Williamson since boy publisher Chris Hughes bought the vulnerable opinion journal several years ago. And the worst part is, the lamer the magazine has become, … Continue reading

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More Seamus Shame For Mitt Romney

First there were the reports in 2007 about Mitt Romney strapping the family dog to the roof (ruff?) of the family station wagon for a 1983 trip to Canada. Then there was this Fox News drecksplanation in Romney’s current presidential run: (An … Continue reading

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‘Mistah Kurtz – he dead’

MediaBistro’s Fishbowl DC has a thing about CNN/Daily Beast media hall monitor Howie Kurtz, who hit the daily double yesterday in the online dishateria. Hit #1: Mediaite Takes Kurtz to Woodshed Mediaite‘s White House reporter Tommy “I want to punch Wonkette’s dick writers  in … Continue reading

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Carole Simpson Sells Out

Former ABC weekend news anchor Carole Simpson has lately been flogging her book, NewsLady (via FishBowl DC): Much of the book focuses on Simpson’s struggle against gender and racial barriers in American newsrooms. She was the first African-American woman to … Continue reading

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