Soledad O’Brien: Veteran Journalist Is Taking People in Media to Task 

After a new executive pushed her out at CNN, the veteran journalist became one of mainstream media’s most fiery critics

Source: Soledad O’Brien: Veteran Journalist Is Taking People in Media to Task – Rolling Stone

The three subversive messages of ‘Schitt’s Creek’ (opinion) 

… in our current divided, uncertain times, ‘Schitt’s Creek’ — specifically, the most recent seasons — stands out as a modern utopia, prioritizing relationships over wealth, acceptance over hatred, and leisure and social time over an obsession with work.

Source: The three subversive messages of ‘Schitt’s Creek’ (opinion) – CNN

I’d kill for a good coma right now. 

Moria Rose

Stephen Colbert says he won’t interview President Trump again Post

Once again, Stephen says what most of us are thinking. It used to be hard to separate respect for the office with disdain for the office-holder — at least it was for me. Not anymore. He’s just a nameplate on the door.

“It would be hard for me to be properly respectful of the office because I think that he is so disrespectful of the office that it’s very hard to perceive him as I would want to perceive a president in terms of their status and the dignity and their representation of the United States.”

Source: Stephen Colbert says he won’t interview President Trump again – The Washington Post

White House shares doctored video to support punishment of journalist Jim Acosta – The Washington Post

This is like a damn junta. Military parades, doctored video, vilifying the press — Hugo Chavez would’ve loved this guy.

This apparent subtle edit shows how video has become as vulnerable to politicized distortion as everything else.

Source: White House shares doctored video to support punishment of journalist Jim Acosta – The Washington Post

‘How did you get this job?’ Van Jones asked Jared Kushner. The Internet answered. 

CNN, along with the other whores in the media, is responsible for Trump’s election. I keep thinking I’m going to wake up and it will all have been a very, very bad dream …

“You have, like, the dopest job in the world, the secretary of everything,” the CNN host told the president’s son-in-law.

Source: The Washington Post