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National Newsrooms Asked By Journalism Review About Sex Harassment: Zero Replied!

December 6, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ What once began as a “drip…drip…” of Hollywood sexual harassers, rapists and their accusers since the outing of Hollywood magnate Harvey Weinstein, the floodgate has opened to not only include Hollywood men, but also notable male journalists – the biggest name so far being the Today show’s Matt Lauer – the […]

BBC Recruiting New Broadcast Journalists – But Whites Shouldn’t Apply

November 28, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Across the pond in England, the BBC posted a job listing offering “an exceptional and unique opportunity to train as a broadcast journalist…” BUT the year-long paid internship is “only open to candidates from a black, Asian or non-white ethnic minority background”. Yes. You read that correctly.  Whites need not apply. Ironically […]

After Trump Win, Hollywood Conservatives Consider Running For Office

October 30, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Paul Bond of The Hollywood Reporter writes that the political career of Donald Trump portends an easier path for celebrities into politics: “if a former reality TV star can win the presidency, then surely others in Hollywood (with less baggage, even) can get elected to office…” Take for instance, Dwayne Johnson […]

Reminder: USA Today Critic Lamented How ‘Dunkirk’ Lacks Gender, Racial Diversity

July 24, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Christopher Nolan’s new movie Dunkirk opened this weekend and is on target to become one of those iconic war movies, much like Saving Private Ryan did. Dunkirk is a gritty and heart-pounding movie that is vividly portrayed on the big screen with classic war themes of duty, trust, honor and the […]

War! WashPost Weather Guy/Ex-Obama Staffer Screams About Trump’s EPA Climate Website

June 28, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Jason Samenow, a chief meteorologist of the Washington Post’s Capital Weather Gang, penned an op-ed for the Sunday paper slamming the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its decision to remove certain web pages that dealt with global warming science, claiming it was a declaration of “war.” Samenow, (pictured) whose bio touts a […]

Rolling Stone Reviews New Book On Failures Of Clinton’s Campaign

April 30, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ In Rolling Stone magazine, writer Matt Taibbi gave a surprisingly sober (if socialist) review of a new book written by reporters Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes that provided a detailed inside look at the failed Hillary Clinton 2016 presidential run. A book that Taibbi described as a book filled with scenes […]

Washington State College Informs Students ‘American Grammar Is Racist’

February 23, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Well, this is certainly something to put in the “are you kidding me” category. The director, tutors, and staff of the University of Washington-Tacoma’s Writing Center have posted what they call an “anti-racist” poster, insisting that American grammar is in fact “racist” and an “unjust language structure,” promising to prioritize rhetoric […]

NY Times Rebukes Unnamed Reporter Who Called Melania Trump A ‘Hooker,’ Exposed By Supermodel

February 14, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ The New York Times scolded one of their own for having the audacity to refer to First Lady Melania Trump as a “hooker.”  The disparaging remark came from a reporter who happened to be sitting beside supermodel and actress Emily Ratajkowski at a New York Fashion Week event.  Ratajkowski (pictured) did […]

Social Justice Warriors Outraged Over Super Bowl Petroleum Ad

February 9, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ If you were like one of the many viewers watching the Super Bowl LI, you may have seen a commercial from the American Petroleum Institute (API) with the catchy opening line, “This ain’t your daddy’s oil.” It was actually a play on General Motors’ 1988 commercial pitch, “this is not your […]

Anger At Nicole Kidman: She Said Trump’s Elected, We Should Support Whoever’s President

January 17, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ When we hear celebrities speaking about politics, it usually includes a lot of Republican-bashing, so when we hear an actress speak about supporting whoever is president, it’s news. Actress Nicole Kidman (pictured) tries to avoid talking politics, but during a recent interview with BBC News, she suggested people rally behind Trump […]

HuffPost Syrian Refugee Columnist: ‘Women Are To Blame’ For Refugee Sex Attacks In Germany

December 24, 2016 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ The Huffington Post prides itself on being a progressive and pro-feminist “news” outlet, so when it came to light that a teenage Syrian refugee columnist who writes for their German website made egregious comments on his Twitter account, namely blaming women for last year’s New Year’s Eve sex attacks in Germany, […]

‘Science’ Magazine? National Geographic Celebrates 9-Year-Old Trans ‘Girl’ On The Cover

December 23, 2016 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Transgender, cisgender, gender nonconforming, genderqueer, agender, or whatever name you want to call it, this “fluidity” seems to be the trending topic covered in the media these days – and although it may appear an unlikely outlet for such a topic, National Geographic is the latest to jump on the bandwagon […]

‘Atlantic’ Takes Sneak Peek At The ‘Era Of The B***h’ Clinton Presidency

August 26, 2016 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ According to The Atlantic’s Michelle Cottle, a Hillary Clinton presidency will not only be a win for women as the first woman takes the White House – but it will usher in an “era of the bitch,” not because Clinton is one, but because Cottle believes a Clinton presidency will create […]

Actor Kurt Russell To Liberal Journalist: ‘Insane’ To Think Terrorists Are Affected By Gun Control

December 12, 2015 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Kurt Russell has fought fires in the movie Backdraft, Chinese gangs in Big Trouble in Little China, American outlaws in Tombstone, crime bosses in Escape From New York and the Russian hockey team in Miracle. Now, he’s taking on the liberal media. Russell (pictured) was recently interviewed by Jeffrey Wells of […]

Robert Redford Movie ‘Truth’ Lies About Rathergate

September 16, 2015 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ How’s this for a dose of irony? Dan Rather promoting a movie called Truth that is nothing but a bunch of lies. The former CBS anchorman was on hand this past Saturday at the Toronto Film Festival where he praised Robert Redford who stars as Rather in a film that depicted […]

Rolling Stone Editor To Leave Magazine Amid Lawsuits

July 31, 2015 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ According to The New York Times, Will Dana, the managing editor who oversaw Rolling Stone’s trumped up UVA gang rape story, is leaving the magazine. Dana began his tenure at Rolling Stone in 1996, and after almost 20 years at the magazine he has decided that “it is time to move on,” […]

CNN Enters New Round Of Climate Panic Based On Two Degrees Of Warming

April 27, 2015 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Sounds like the folks over at CNN are upping the ante over climate change. In addition to climate change being blamed for cute and cuddly polar bears becoming endangered (which has been debunked) and giving children nightmares, they are now trying their hand at scare tactics, specifically, frightening people into believing […]