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Anthony Weiner Calls 'Fox & Friends' On Health Care 'Lies' (VIDEO)

Jeff Muskus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) took the hosts of "Fox & Friends" to task on their show Tuesday morning, criticizing the ongoing Fox campaign to "lie" an...

This Recession Is Depressing

Jim Moret | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jim Moret

Economists tell us that we are in the throes of a "recession." Tell that to the millions of people who are out of work. They would surely call it a depression.

Journalists in Afghanistan: Another Order to Stop Reporting

Virginia M. Moncrieff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Virginia M. Moncrieff

Afghan intelligence has ordered foreign and national media to immediately cease and desist from reporting live from terrorist attack scenes across Afghanistan.

MIA: Women Chefs in New York Post

Beverly Wettenstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Beverly Wettenstein

It's disconcerting to continually read articles omitting women. Barriers to advancement persist in the professional kitchen and media coverage.

Harvard Press Was Right to Reject "The Case for Marriage"

Bella DePaulo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Bella DePaulo

I have news for Stanley Kurtz: The Case for Marriage was second rate and not worth publishing.

Allegra Huston Aims Her Creative Storm at NASA's Mission Control

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Georgianne Nienaber

It is appropriate that journalist and memoirist Allegra Huston conducts regular writing workshops called "The Imaginative Storm." If the name Huston s...

Michael Blosil -- Death by Suicide

Esmeralda Williamson-Noble | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Esmeralda Williamson-Noble

Dear Marie Osmond: I understand your anguish only too well. I have no words of comfort, as I myself am gravely wounded by my own son's death by suicide.

News the Media Missed This Week!

Mark C. Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

The media does a pretty good job covering the major news stories. Sometimes, however, they miss some. My mission? To search for the most interesting s...

Haiti Weather Report: Mostly Foggy With Rain Storms Expected

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

Imagine all of the Federal buildings in Washington collapsing in less than a minute killing 30-40% of our government workforce, crippling the tax collection system leaving the government no money to pay salaries or overhead.

The Iranian Government and the Naked Ballerina

Sahar Sepehri | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sahar Sepehri

An Iranian newspaper with a record of needling the regime has been forced to change its masthead after printing its title in Persian calligraphy, which was misconstrued as a naked ballerina.

Schools Must Stop Spying on Students : MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer February 24, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

As the Comcast-NBCU merger nears approval, Senator Al Franken of Minnesota is calling for Comcast to continue to make NBC programs available for free ...

Survivor: Health Care Reform

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Watch as America's leading political parties square off. Who will win America's hearts as contestants vie over tort reform, pre-existing conditions, health coverage for all, and insurance reforms?

Walmart Boosts Streaming Video Plan: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer February 23, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Walmart purchased video streaming company Vudu yesterday. Many believe the move comes as Walmart attempts to increase its streaming video service, an ...

ABC News Layoffs Expected: Memo Says Cuts Part Of 'Transformation'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A heavy round of ABC News layoffs is expected to begin soon as part of a major network transformation. Up to 20 percent of the news division will b...

The System Is Not Broken: The People Need Fixing

Saul Segan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Saul Segan

Our people should have the feeling that their governmental leaders are truly listening to them and not just patting them on the head while pursuing their own agendas.

Iraq Milestones

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

For the first time since the war began, there are fewer than 100,000 American troops in Iraq.

New York Times, Saturday, February 20th, 2010: Our Life In A Front Page

Adam Hanft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Adam Hanft

Looking at Saturday's New York Times, it struck me that this random collection of stories narrates a larger story that steps beyond the individual items; the front page as novelistic armature.

Steve Jobs Has A Problem with Sex : MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer February 22, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

While Apple does not allow iPhone apps to include nudity, it is cracking down on apps with any trace of sexually explicit content. Apple is reportedly...

Why Britain's Media are Failing at The Vancouver Olympic Games

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andy Miah

The British media are risking their own credibility in focusing too much on a single story with relatively limited evidence to support its claims.

News the Media Missed This Week!

Mark C. Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

The media does a pretty good job covering the major news stories. Sometimes, however, they miss some. My mission? To search for the most interesting s...

Tiger Tales

Douglas Forbes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Douglas Forbes

Tiger made an apology to a universe of people he does not know or even owe an apology to. Cut, print.

Innovators For The World: Ashoka Goes Global

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

Ashoka has just taken a giant step forward. They've introduced their Globalizer Program - designed to help 25 of the world's leading social entrepreneurs go global.

Tiger's Apology: Well That Was Uncomfortable

Stu Kreisman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Stu Kreisman

I got the feeling that the real reason for today's speech was more about the corporate Tiger than the personal.

A Sneak Peek at XBOX's Project Natal

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Once we were briefed -- we were given the opportunity to play a dodge ball (like) game. It was a great experience.

Welcome to the Jungle, Tiger!

Casey Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Casey Sherman

The web is a virtual hunting ground where poison pen artists pounce on celebrity scandals as viciously as any predator would a wounded animal.