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New York City Goes Sepia-Toned, Fox News Tells Viewers to Breathe the Poisonous Air Anyway

The Present Age Turns Two!

'Meet the Press' Chucks Todd; Is CNN Preparing for Licht-Off?

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3: The Film That Almost Wasn't (But Thankfully, Was)

Caving to Violent Right-Wing Threats Will Only Make Things Worse

The Nib is Shutting Down, But It Had One Hell of a Run

Brands Need to Make Decisions About LGBTQ Pride Marketing Right Now, Not When the Right Has a Predictable Meltdown

How The "Narrative" Gets Made

I Think You're Confusing 'The Good Samaritan' With The Punisher

The Head of CNN Thinks It's Journalism's Job to "Make News." That's a Problem.

As The Press Humanizes Elizabeth Holmes, It Shrugs Off the Jordan Neelys of the World

A WaPo Poll Found That Significant Majorities Support Pro-Trans Policies, But Reported The Exact Opposite

On The TV Writers Strike, Don't Fall For The Anti-Union Media Push... Again

Keeping People In A Constant State Of Fear Makes The World A Violent Place

Fear Of Right-Wing Outrage Makes Us All Worse Off

Calling It Now: Elon Musk's Micropayments Gambit Will Flop Big Time

It's The End Of The Social Media Era Of Journalism As We Know It

My Prediction For The Post-Tucker Carlson Fox News (And The Post-Fox News Tucker Carlson)

It's My Birthday, Which Means It's A Great Day To Upgrade Your TPA Subscription

What Now For Media?

Twitter Just Got Worse For Trans People, But It's Always Been Pretty Bad

When All You Have Is An Unhealthy Obsession With Trans People (And A Newspaper Column)...

A Tale Of Two Television Interviews

As NPR Exits, It Becomes Increasingly Clear That Elon Musk Doesn't Understand Twitter

Substack's "Notes" Is Here! What Is It?

"Likes Are Now Florps"

No, Gay and Lesbian Children are Not Being “Transed” to Appease Homophobic Parents

My Very Super Serious Analysis of the Media Coverage of Donald Trump's Arrest

I Hope You Find Your Baseball

Reader Mailbag: Disney and Capitalism

Blame Capitalism, Not "Wokeness," For Changes to Agatha Christie's Books

Fake "Trump Arrest" Photos Are A Sneak Preview of the AI-Generated Chaos to Come

Where Are They Now?: The Pundits Who Got Iraq Wrong

Another News Outlet Throws An Employee Under The Bus After Right-Wing Outrage

Why The Media Guys Who Obsess Over Trans Issues Won't Tell Us What They Actually Believe

"The Card Says 'Moops'": A Guide to Right-Wing Discourse

On the Right's Call to "Eradicate Transgenderism" (It Means Exactly What You Think It Means)

An Overlooked Detail in the Scott Adams and Dilbert Story

The Secret Of Our Sauce (Is Not Fact-Checking)

Oh No, It's Happening Again

Your Chatbot Isn't Your New Best Friend (And Never Will Be)

Why I Signed the NYT Letter (And You Should, Too)

Readers, Please Help Me Understand What This Graphic Means

Free Speech Enthusiast Matt Yglesias Refers to Book Bans as "Identity Politics for Librarians"

The Ad for Google's New AI Chatbot is a Reminder Not to Believe Everything You See Online

Republicans Take a Cue From Corncob TV and 'Coffin Flop'

Conspiracy Theories, Panic, the Lust for Conflict, and Other Stories of the Week.

Paul Pelosi and the Right's Problem with Conspiracy Theories

M&M's, 'Wokeness', Facial Recognition, and Other Stories of the Week.

The Word of the Week: 'Enshittification'

Right-Wing Rage About 'Wokeness' at Candy Company Known for Using Child Labor Gets Results!

Weekly Recap and a Request for Reader Suggestions

When It Comes to Twitter, Mainstream News Outlets Should Take a Cue From Fox News. Seriously.

"Joker" Writer Poked Fun at Fox News Freakout, I Talked About It on TV; Plus Some Bonus Batman Content

Newspaper Prints Heavily-Edited, Sanitized Version of MLK's "I Have a Dream" Speech

This Fox News Segment Perfectly Illustrates How Off-The-Rails The Right-Wing Anti-Trans Attacks Have Become

Flooding The Zone With Narrative

The New York Times Declares War on LGBTQ People With Hire of Anti-Trans Columnist

Check Out Rep. George Santos On His First Day Of Congress Looking Like A Total Sad Sack!

What's Up With The New Yorker's Weird "Masks Forever" Article?