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Presidential Candidates: Want Free Ads? It’s a Snap(chat)!
The news media love to label things, and presidential elections are no exception. So 2000 was the Hanging Chad Election, 2004 was the Internet Election, 2008 was the Facebook Election, and 2012 was the Twitter Election (with this dissent). But the … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged America's Liberty PAC, Barack Obams, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, Facebook, Facebook Election, Hanging Chad Election, Hillary Clinton, Instagram, Internet Election, Jeb Bush, John Kasich, Just Chillin', Mediashift, New Day for America, Newsweek, Pinterest, Rand Paul, Re/code, Scott Walker, Snapchat, Snapchat Election, TV, Twitter, Twitter election, Wired, YouTube 1 Comment
When a Nation Forgets Its Own Clichés (‘Hanker Down’ Edition)
From our neverending Language Police blotter As always, the hardworking staff is on the differently clichéd beat like Brown on Williamson. And the past several months have provided a myriad of mangled phrases. Call the roll: • Back in November, David Mark, co-author … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Ayatollah Khamenei, Bayou State, Bobby Jindal, Boston 2024, Boston Herald, David Mark, differently clichéd beat, Dog Whistles Walk-Backs & Washington Handshakes, Financial Times, Hurricane Katrina, Iran nuclear deal, Language Police, like Brown on Williamson, Monday Note, MSNBC, NBC News, Nikkei, NPR, Pi Day, Scott Walker 5 Comments
Why Is Katie Couric Consorting with Mitt Romney?
This weekend former Massachusetts governor and relentless presidential candidate Mitt Romney (R-Do You Like Me Now?) is hosting his E2 Summit at an upscale ski resort in Utah, where at least six GOP presidential candidates will show up presumably to get … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Barack Obama, Carly Fiorina, Chris Christie, David Axelrod, David Stern, E2 Summit, Fox News, General Electric, Jeffrey Immelt, John Kasich, Katie Couric, Kelly Ayotte, Lindsey Graham, Marco Rubio, Megyn Kelly, Mitt Romney, Mittapalooza, Morning Score, NBA, Politico, Scott Walker, Ya-who! knows, Yahoo! News 6 Comments
Rachel Maddow Gets The Gift That Keeps On Giving
MSNBC host Rachel Maddow was fairly bustin’ her buttons Tuesday night when she introduced a segment tagged “Search Me,” which detailed Freedom Of Information Act requests that targeted labor studies professors at state universities in Michigan. The FOIA rumpus came … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Daniel Schorr, FOIA, Mackinac Center, Michigan, Nixon's enemies list, Rachel Maddow, Scott Walker, Talking Points Memo, Wisconsin 1 Comment