02 9 / 2014

guardian:

The militant group Islamic State has released a video that purports to show the beheading of second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, according to a monitoring group.
The Site Intel group said it had seen a video of Sotloff being killed, apparently by the same Islamic State fighter who murdered James Foley, also a journalist, in August. The killer then threatens to execute a British hostage. More to follow »
Photo: Getty Images

guardian:

The militant group Islamic State has released a video that purports to show the beheading of second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, according to a monitoring group.

The Site Intel group said it had seen a video of Sotloff being killed, apparently by the same Islamic State fighter who murdered James Foley, also a journalist, in August. The killer then threatens to execute a British hostage. More to follow »

Photo: Getty Images

(Source: theguardian.com)

02 9 / 2014

28 8 / 2014

I was looking up a clip where Fox News set music to the bombing of Baghdad an came across this bizarre little story from last year. 

27 8 / 2014

think-progress:

Rams’ Chris Long tweets the perfect response to ESPN’s report on Mike Sam’s showers.

think-progress:

Rams’ Chris Long tweets the perfect response to ESPN’s report on Mike Sam’s showers.

26 8 / 2014

Thank god, we needed this.

24 8 / 2014

inothernews:

Philadephia newspaper publishes racist Chinese slurs, and the editor — a former Philly / Penn politician and convicted felon — says "it was a proofreading error."

JESUS CHRIST

24 8 / 2014

23 8 / 2014

I make no secret of how little I like HuffPo. But this really takes the cake. -AR

21 8 / 2014

If you’re ever looking for a good article to make you think you’re going insane I recommend this one.

21 8 / 2014


Kelly said: “Hold on…I realise… I realise something is happening in Ferguson, but we’re talking about something important here, so can you at least split screen the video.”

This is the first and last comment I’ll make on the issue of what is more serious. From a purely journalistic point of view Ms. Kelly prioritized her current story over breaking news. This is bad journalism. 
Unsurprisingly, it’s likely that this outrage of her’s came from a place of racism. 

Kelly said: “Hold on…I realise… I realise something is happening in Ferguson, but we’re talking about something important here, so can you at least split screen the video.”

This is the first and last comment I’ll make on the issue of what is more serious. From a purely journalistic point of view Ms. Kelly prioritized her current story over breaking news. This is bad journalism. 

Unsurprisingly, it’s likely that this outrage of her’s came from a place of racism.