In the News: The New York Times Thinks Free Speech is a Problem: Maybe the New York Times is the Problem

Well, here's a good one, fellas. The mouthpiece of the political intelligentsia isn't happy with all the free speech that its non-readers are enjoying. Seems the mainstream media is losing control over the public narrative and this just will not do! Recently, the New York Times published an op-ed that essentially declares as much. Oh, … Continue reading In the News: The New York Times Thinks Free Speech is a Problem: Maybe the New York Times is the Problem

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Mainstream News Media: Pimping Reality for Your Pleasure

Welcome back. Today the Booby exposes some unspoken truths about the modern mainstream news media. It’s fitting, given that last week’s post looked at Neil Postman’s important book, Amusing Ourselves to Death. Today we'll see Mr. Postman’s observations and prophecies come alive. Where to start? Exposing the ideological filters through which the modern news media portrays … Continue reading Mainstream News Media: Pimping Reality for Your Pleasure