Category Archives: Media

Ed Mazza

Stephen Colbert Trolls ‘Old White Guy’ Bernie Sanders Over Tone-Deaf Diversity Comments

So skin color is the only thing that matters, and yours had better not be white.

Watch the video.

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Nick Sandmann

At age 63, I’ve never before seen such media venom being directed toward any individual as is being spewed toward this boy.  I’m not talking about what appears on Twitter, nor what people say whom reporters interview; I’m talking about the conduct of the reporters themselves, much of which has been utterly irresponsible. Continue reading Nick Sandmann

Fareed Zakaria

BK keeps the TV tuned to CNN.

On Sundays, Fareed Zakaria’s GPS comes on when I’m there in the mornings before church, and is rebroadcast when I’m there in the afternoons after church.

His voice makes me feel anxious. Continue reading Fareed Zakaria

Homeless by choice

Homelessness, up in 2017, doesn’t take a break for Christmas

Brandy Felci is homeless by choice.

It could be a lot worse.  Some people get barred out of every shelter in town because they refuse to follow any of the rules, or are extremely belligerent.

As to the headline, it doesn’t matter much:  On my Yahoo! News feed, it’s changed three times since I first logged on this morning.  Someone assigned this reporter to do the mandatory Christmastime piece on homelessness, that’s all.

Related:  Who are the homeless?
Related: Housing the homeless ain’t that easy

 

Names 11/13/17

Related: Choose your name
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Ja’Karter Penn and Ke-Yaunte Penn

Atlanta mom charged with murder after allegedly putting 2 young sons in oven

Radee Labeeb Prince

Maryland shooting suspect arrested after killing 3 at his job

Judge denied ex-employer’s request for protection from Edgewood, Md., shooting suspect

How did he get that name?

Taizjuan Eliza Waddell

Baltimore teens charged for allegedly attacking elderly man, driving over him with his own car

Sereniti Jazzlynn-Sky Blankenship-Sutley

Ohio man accused in rape, murder of girlfriend’s 13-month-old daughter captured in Pennsylvania

If you don’t want the child
enough to get married,
you don’t want the child
enough.