Friday, April 26, 2019

No, Snow in Minnesota Does Not Prove Globe Isn’t Warming

A tweet by President Trump about Senator Klobuchar's announcement set off a storm in all media (traditional, new, and social).
Former New York Times editor says paper is 'anti-Trump'

New Book Looks at Ongoing Shifts in News

The Story: Jill Abramson has written a book, Merchants of Truth, about the changes in the news business in...
Ground Stop Issued At LaGuardia Airport Due To Staffing Issues | Hallie Jackson | MSNBC

LaGuardia Inspires End to Govt Shutdown

People, including those in high-stress jobs, will not work an indefinitely long time without pay. Since that is the thing the prolonged government shutdown required, something had to give.
Watch Live: FEMA holds briefing on Tropical Storm Michael

The Shifting Boundaries of What a “Shutdown” Entails

The Story: On December 26 the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) posted a notice on its website that it...
General Mattis resigns

US Defense Secretary’s Departure

The Story: The US Secretary of Defense, James Mattis, has resigned from that office...
Shame Tempers Shopping For Friendlier Inspector General For Ryan Zinke | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Interior Secretary’s Departure

The Story: President Donald Trump announced, in a tweet on the morning of December 15,...
12/18/18: White House Press Briefing

12/18/18: White House Press Briefing

The White House
Does the Democratic Party have an identity crisis?

Democratic Presidential Primaries: The Next Round

The Story:  Within the Democratic Party competition for the Presidential nomination in 2020 is bound to be intense. Among...