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the UK now has its own Jerry Sandusky (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Oct 03 2012, 11:30pm | 0 comments

never fear! Hollywood remains stuck in the remake rut (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Oct 03 2012, 12:02am | 0 comments

we now have the plot for Indiana Jones 5 (and other adventures in social networking)

Fri Sep 28 2012, 11:44pm | 0 comments

furries versus bronies… because you were wondering (and other adventures in social networking)

Thu Sep 27 2012, 11:31pm | 0 comments

Justin Timberlake, who played that Napster guy in that Facebook movie, is now promoting the new Myspace (and other adventures in social networking)

Tue Sep 25 2012, 11:23pm | 2 comments

the Force is not strong with Apple at the moment (and other adventures in social networking)

Mon Sep 24 2012, 10:38pm | 0 comments

we’re a place now where trailers have alternate endings (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Sep 19 2012, 11:48pm | 0 comments

who needs the arts, anyway? (and other adventures in social networking)

Mon Sep 17 2012, 01:07am | 0 comments

for gentlemen who get turned on by car ads (and other adventures in social networking)

Sun Sep 09 2012, 01:49am | 0 comments

at long last, Toddlers & Tiaras prompts a child-custody battle (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Aug 22 2012, 01:12am | 0 comments

all the Pussy Riot news you need today (and other adventures in social networking)

Sat Aug 18 2012, 10:45pm | 0 comments

oh good god, Honey Boo Boo is a real thing (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Aug 08 2012, 11:39pm | 0 comments

Sherlock Holmes meets steampunk Iron Man (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Aug 01 2012, 01:26am | 0 comments

journalmalism: you’re soaking in it (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Jul 11 2012, 11:38pm | 0 comments

if R-rated movies were kids’ books (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Jun 27 2012, 12:47am | 0 comments

Stephanie Zacharek laid off by Movieline (and other adventures in social networking)

Sat Jun 09 2012, 12:42am | 0 comments

watch Matt Smith run with the Olympic torch (and other adventures in social networking)

Sat May 26 2012, 11:25pm | 0 comments

women fighters in reasonable armor (and other adventures in social networking)

Sat May 19 2012, 12:53am | 0 comments

George Lucas just invented hate-charity (and other adventures in social networking)

Tue May 15 2012, 11:14pm | 0 comments

why The Avengers opened a week earlier outside the U.S. and Canada (and other adventures in social networking)

Tue May 01 2012, 12:08am | 0 comments

resist the corporatization of love and romance… (and other adventures in social networking)

Wed Feb 15 2012, 12:35am | 0 comments

question of the day: What is the best way to pay respect at a celebrity’s passing?

Mon Feb 13 2012, 09:37am | 0 comments

kiss up to the powerful in exchange for positive coverage: your mainstream media at work (aka Rupert Murdoch is an evil toad)

Tue Nov 29 2011, 07:27pm | 0 comments

things you need to know: if you are looking for a journalism job, the head of NBC News will be calling you soon!

Tue Nov 15 2011, 12:36am | 0 comments

things you need to know: Michael Jackson’s freakish offspring cried for her daddy as he died

Thu Sep 29 2011, 09:33pm | 0 comments

Doctor Who thing of the day: so the Doctor is Jewish, it seems?

Wed Aug 31 2011, 09:39pm | 1 comment

note to journalists: when the people in power don’t like your tone, you’re doing something right

Sun Jul 24 2011, 02:29am | 0 comments

incontrovertible proof that mainstream journalism thinks you’re dumb, and dumbs its shit down for you

Mon Jul 11 2011, 08:02pm | 0 comments

oh noes! ‘Torchwood’ makes you think!

Thu Jul 07 2011, 06:04pm | 0 comments

question of the day: Is ‘Newsweek’s undead-Diana cover a journalistic abomination, a terrible mistake, or merely good clean fun with a dead celeb?

Thu Jun 30 2011, 12:19pm | 0 comments

Maria Shriver leaked Arnie’s shame; Alan Rickman’s awesome open letter to J.K. Rowling; Disney abandons ‘Seal Team 6’ trademark; more: leftover links

Mon May 30 2011, 11:21pm | 0 comments

newsflash: Rapture publicist not raptured, still doing PR

Wed May 25 2011, 03:34pm | 0 comments

Facebook smears Google; Disney trademarks “Seal Team 6”; men made ‘Bridesmaids’ suck; more: leftover links

Sun May 15 2011, 10:25pm | 0 comments

Demand Media’s scam is an insult to our culture

Fri May 06 2011, 01:54pm | 0 comments

Alex Pettyfer slams Hollywood; big ‘Harry Potter’ spoiler in trailer; Hollywood gender gap still gapping; more: leftover links

Mon May 02 2011, 01:41am | 0 comments

what he said: Chris Hedges of Truthdig…

Sat Apr 30 2011, 02:51pm | 0 comments

question of the day: How much can — or should — we gag celebrity press?

Thu Apr 21 2011, 10:14am | 0 comments

journalmalism at its finest: what ‘The Independent’ thinks about its content (and its readers)

Tue Apr 19 2011, 03:23pm | 0 comments

‘Harry Potter’ documentary on the way; Twitter loves TV; Bradley Cooper in ‘The Crow’?; more: leftover links

Mon Apr 18 2011, 01:16am | 0 comments

journalmalism has its price: young Americans now think torture is okay (but only when Americans do it)

Thu Apr 14 2011, 06:25pm | 0 comments

royal wedding hype; ‘Hanna’s Joe Wright says ‘Sucker Punch’ is sexist; dear god no, there’s gonna be another ‘Tron’ flick; more: leftover links

Sun Apr 10 2011, 03:30pm | 0 comments

AOL/HuffPo shoots the messenger, fires Moviefone editor Patricia Chui over work-for-free email

Thu Apr 07 2011, 02:34am | 0 comments

Sam Worthington surprised by ‘Titans’ sequel; book banning makes a comeback in the U.S.; early ‘Siskel & Ebert’ now watchable online; more: leftover links

Sun Feb 20 2011, 02:03pm | 0 comments

what he said: Glenn Greenwald at Salon…

Sat Feb 19 2011, 07:23pm | 0 comments

war is good for business

Wed Feb 09 2011, 12:42pm | 0 comments

watch Al Jazeera live online

Mon Jan 31 2011, 09:16am | 0 comments

watch it: “Edward R Murrow: TV is being used to deceive us – 1958”

Mon Jan 24 2011, 03:01am | 0 comments

wtf: Keith Olbermann off the air?!

Sun Jan 23 2011, 11:20am | 0 comments

question of the day: Will heated political rhetoric cool down in the wake of the Tucson shootings?

Tue Jan 11 2011, 11:27am | 0 comments

rest easy, everyone…

Thu Jan 06 2011, 03:46pm | 0 comments

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