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film criticism by maryann johanson | since 1997

from Facebook: serial fabricator Brian Williams getting his own MSNBC show

Wed Aug 17 2016, 01:51pm | 3 comments

Weiner documentary review: the unchecked narcissism of politics

Thu Jul 07 2016, 09:53pm | 3 comments

from Facebook: MSNBC won’t report on issues that affect its corporate owner

Tue Feb 23 2016, 08:54pm | 1 comment

Best of Enemies documentary review: “the practice of malice”

Fri Jul 24 2015, 01:14pm | 4 comments

“just give up, stop complaining, accept idiocy as inevitable”

Mon Apr 22 2013, 05:59pm | 6 comments

how much coverage of SOPA have you seen in the mainstream American media?

Thu Jan 19 2012, 12:13am | 0 comments

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

question of the weekend: How do you cope with the worst of summer’s heat?

Sat Jul 23 2011, 01:37pm | 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

wtf: Keith Olbermann off the air?!

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

watch it: Rachel Maddow and Jon Stewart have a civilized discussion about journalism

Mon Nov 15 2010, 07:10pm | 0 comments

the end of torture porn?; the end of the Internet?; what TV viewers want more of (and what they’re going to get instead); more: leftover links

Sun Sep 05 2010, 12:38pm | 0 comments

question of the day: Have Goldman Sachs’s “shitty deals” broken a language barrier on American TV?

Mon May 03 2010, 08:24am | 6 comments

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