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Newtown Media Coverage

I'm Sorry, I Thought Celebrating Dying Young Was Always "Inappropriate"

Jade Simmons | Posted 02.19.2013 | Celebrity
Jade Simmons

A sincere kudos to Ke$ha for supporting the pulling of her hit song "Die Young" from the airwaves following the Newtown tragedy. It shows a sensitive and thoughtful side of the artist rarely on display. I just wish the song had never made it to market in the first place.

Eternally Surprised By Tomorrow

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 02.19.2013 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

The future has its surprises. Even the most farseeing among us, are -- for better or worse -- regularly caught off-guard by what tomorrow has to offer. Take the murderous acts of two disturbed young men.

How About Some Media Control?

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.17.2013 | Media
Chris Weigant

I'd like to see a bit of introspection and navel-gazing from our mainstream media. I'd like viewers to chime in as wel. It may not be as important a conversation as the political discussion over gun control laws, but it is ultimately an easier problem to fix.

PHOTOS: Newspapers Mourn The Dead

Posted 02.14.2013 | Media

Newspapers around the world conveyed the heartbreak and the horror of the massacre at the elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. The fact that ...