Media

The Myth of the "White" Latino
Sloppy analysis of Census data is giving the Republican Party false hope
June 19, 2014

Sloppy analysis of Census data is giving the Republican Party false hope.

Chart: The Best States for World Cup Coverage of Team USA
Here's where the Cup is making the front-page
June 19, 2014

This chart will tell you.

Sean Penn Accuses the Media of Ignoring Haiti's Progress. But He's Ignoring a Few Uncomfortable Facts, Too.
June 19, 2014

"Headlines continue to spin Haiti as a dark, poverty-entrenched no-man's-land," he writes.

Rand Paul Is the Real Target of the Cheneys' Op-Ed Attack on Obama
June 18, 2014

Welcome to the beginning of Liz Cheney's next campaign.

Chelsea Clinton Made $600,000 a Year at NBC. That Upset a Lot of Male Journalists.
June 13, 2014

Stop whining jealously about one woman's impressive paycheck and focus on the bigger issues at hand.

Hillary Clinton's Memoir Isn't Terrible at All. It's Fun and Even a Little Weird.
June 11, 2014

Sure, it's carefully packaged and unsurprising. But Hard Choices is also, like Clinton herself, workmanlike and funnyish.

I Write Young Adult Novels, and I Refuse to Apologize for It
June 06, 2014

Adults should not be embarrassed to read—or write—YA fiction.

Do U.S. Soccer Fans Steal Europe's Customs? Damn Right We Do!
A British writer calls American soccer fans “derivative, excessive and utterly ridiculous.” Those same adjectives apply to his essay.
June 06, 2014

A British writer calls American soccer fans “derivative, excessive and utterly ridiculous.” Those same adjectives apply to his essay.

The Great Satirical-News Scam of 2014
The Onion is funny. These other sites aren't—and that's intentional. They're cashing in on your gullibility and knee-jerk outrage.
June 05, 2014

Websites like The Daily Currant and National Report are cashing in on readers' gullibility and knee-jerk outrage.

So Long, Jay Carney
A farewell to Obama's outgoing press secretary
May 30, 2014

A farewell to Obama's outgoing press secretary.

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