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Former ABC newsman Charlie Gibson was invited to Quinnipac to speak on the following topic: "The (Im)Balance of Power in Washington: How Things Went Off the Rails and How They Can Be Fixed," and in ...
by FiredUpInCA
Comment Count 73 comments on Mon Sep 24, 2012 at 03:29 PM PDT with 197 Recommends
Crossposted from MY LEFT WING I'm in with the in crowd; I go where the in crowd goes I'm in with the in crowd -- and I know ...
by Maryscott OConnor
Comment Count 251 comments on Sat Dec 23, 2006 at 10:36 PM PST with 164 Recommends
Okay, let me clarify, as I know we have a resident ‘Dave’ in Top Comments … I love Dave Kovic. Okay, not that person, either, so much as the 1993 Ivan Reitman film (starring Kevin Kline and ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 109 comments on Mon Mar 17, 2014 at 07:12 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
by Onomastic
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Aug 30, 2012 at 10:27 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
I've done this topic before a while back, but I thought it ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 74 comments on Wed Sep 08, 2010 at 08:36 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
"Relax, it's North Korea: the nation-state equivalent of the short bus." — Sterling Archer On Wednesday, Sony Pictures cancelled the release ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 62 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 11:51 PM PST with 39 Recommends
Originally posted at Voices on the Square , a new blog in the sphere featuring News, Information, and Fun! Welcome to You're Doing It Wrong!, a weekly column taking the Powers That Be (PTB), ...
by poligirl
Comment Count 87 comments on Fri Jul 27, 2012 at 12:58 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
The full ten episodes of Aaron Sorkin's first season of The Newsroom have now aired on HBO, although viewers will have several chances to catch up on episodes they might have missed. As Sorkin ...
by Jennifer A Epps
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 09:16 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Thomas Sadoski as Don Keefer and Sarah Sutherland as Mary in HBO's The Newsroom The fallout from Rolling Stone 's decision ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 30 Recommends
William Faulkner, A Fable :
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Nov 14, 2009 at 02:10 PM PST with 24 Recommends
If you haven't seen the acclaimed HBO Series The Newsroom , you should. It shows how the Corporate Media does occasionally strive for facts, and even on rarer occasions, the truth. Take the idea of ...
by jamess
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri Dec 27, 2013 at 11:44 AM PST with 23 Recommends
In June of 1998, CNN/ Time premiered a new joint venture, a weekly program called 'News Stand'. Their first segment had revelations about a 'Valley of Death' (as one of the veterans interviewed ...
by Jennifer A Epps
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 04:01 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
I've often wondered who gets the most pissed at watching fictional depictions of their profession. For example, in almost every medical drama that has ever been filmed, at some point a patient's ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Mar 07, 2012 at 07:04 PM PST with 21 Recommends
I am an unabashed fan of the TV series The West Wing , and have been for a number of years. While I don't have a photographic memory, per se, I do ...
by Ubiquitous A
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon May 11, 2009 at 01:18 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Vice President Selina Meyer in HBO's Veep The basis of all fiction is conflict . There are always dangerous quests against dark forces, impossible ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon Apr 21, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
As a long-time watcher of entertainment written by Aaron Sorkin, I am following the close of Sorkin's first season of The Newsroom on HBO with an evaluation of the politics of the show and of Sorkin'...
by Jennifer A Epps
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Sep 15, 2012 at 02:27 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
In the latest Maureen Dowd column in the Times , ...
by Sarahkatheryn
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Sep 22, 2008 at 07:52 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
It's one thing to reflexive find fault with the President of an opposing party purely for partisan gain, it's another to wish Death and Execution on someone who has been through the legal system, ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Dec 30, 2010 at 04:58 AM PST with 14 Recommends
(cross-posted from Progressive Blue ) Thinking about the past couple weeks of this presidential campaign and the places that it has denigrated ...
by poligirl
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2008 at 02:54 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
If you haven't seen the HBO Series The Newsroom , you should, in my media-critic opinion. Here's one great reason why -- it's brutal honesty. As shockingly displayed in the Series' very first ...
by jamess
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Nov 07, 2013 at 06:34 PM PST with 13 Recommends