An alleged dispute over lawn clippings led to US Senator Rand Paul breaking five ribs with lacerations to his lungs after his neighbor attacked him. But even after this serious event, Gannett news outlets, including the Journal Sentinel are seemingly taking the attacker’s side or, at the very least, downplaying the incident. While there was […]
A federal judge Tuesday dismissed Sarah Palin’s defamation lawsuit against the New York Times. Palin sued after a Times opinion piece in June falsely tied Palin to the 2011 shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and others in Arizona. The Times editorial included a long discredited claim that shooter Jared Loughner was motivated by an ad […]
So it’s come to this with the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and its continued assault on dairy farmers and the dairy industry in general. Cheese is Rape. Those aren’t my words, but those of PETA in its latest campaign announced over the weekend. You'd be surprised. Why Cheese Is the Most Sexist […]
The owner of a liberal talk radio station in Milwaukee claims the owner of WTMJ-AM is attempting to kill the format in the city. But the General Manager for the highly rated heritage talker denies the allegation and the evidence would seem to support his position. Michael Crute purchased WRRD-AM earlier this year, after a Madison […]
Dealing with mistakes has long been a fact of life for journalists. The traditional course of action is to acknowledge the mistake, correct the mistake, apologize if necessary, and then move on. But in the era of any story less than 100% accurate being labeled “fake news” the temptation to quietly expunge the mistake from […]
Jack Shafer of Politico horribly botches a historical comparison in his snarky piece on Bernie Sanders’ presidential prospects.
Amy Schumer used her corporate platform at Comedy Central to produce an anti-gun screed couched as entertaining comedy, but something went very wrong.
The U.S. is worse than the rest of the world, says Vox, but the chart they produced is misleading.
Some liberals criticized prayer, others tried to drive traffic to their websites in wake of horrific attack on California government building.