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Entries by Thomas de Zengotita from 11/2005

The Glut of Meaningless Superlatives

| Posted 11.05.2005 | Huffington Post

Saw Capote yesterday. It is a masterpiece. I can't remember when I last saw a movie with this kind of integrity. Hoffman's performance is so good ...

Intelligent Design as a "Paradigm Shift"

| Posted 11.09.2005 | Politics
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Remember not so long ago when the expression on the lips of every visionary in the market place was "paradigm shift?"

Fox Transcends Itself: Yates and Holloway are the Big Stories

| Posted 11.09.2005 | Huffington Post

Journalists working for Fox who still nurture in their hearts some pretense of professionalism are going to bed ashamed tonight.

Signs of Integrity at CNN?

| Posted 11.16.2005 | Huffington Post

Being of a certain vintage, I kinda liked Aaron Brown and when CNN went to Anderson Cooper I thought (in spite of his Katrina moment) that this was a ...

Signs of Integrity at CNN, Part II...

| Posted 11.17.2005 | Huffington Post

Anderson Cooper cut the slick claim about Democrats having seen the "same intelligence" into precise slices that showed exactly why that phrase is misleading.

Why Creationism and Intelligent Design aren’t Going Away Anytime Soon

| Posted 11.22.2005 | Huffington Post

The obvious reason you already know about. There’s an organized movement behind this, there are lots of people in it, they’ve been feeling humili...

Black Friday at the Mall: a Pseudo-Event on Steroids

| Posted 11.27.2005 | Huffington Post

The folks on line at the megastore are like Harry Potter and Star Wars fans who dress up to attend openings. They want to be part of the show. And the more they want that, the more of a show it becomes.

Extra! Extra! Fox Steps Up to Defend Christmas in our Nation's Hour of Need

| Posted 11.30.2005 | Huffington Post

On either side of practically every commercial break, the Fox Face of the Moment is uttering the word “Christmas”—as in “Merry,” instead of “Happy” as in “Holidays”.