Sunday, April 22, 2018

"Opinion journalism": The Cheez Whiz of the journalistic cheese world.

Recently, Fox News talking head and man with a head shaped like a cinder block Sean Hannity has come under fire for a lot of things, including, well, not being an actual journalist. However, Hannity has a devilishly clever escape hatch, wherein he redefines the word "journalist" to cover whatever the fuck it is that he does:


"Opinion journalist" ... damn, that sounds familiar, where have I heard that pathetic, lame-ass rationalization before, oh, right ...


Opinion journalism: when you're not actually, you know, a journalist.

2 comments:

Terry Rudden said...

Well, no, I'm not a "brain surgeon" in the outmoded, credentialist, elite technocratic sense. I think of myself a "citizen brain surgeon". Just lie down and relax.

Dr.Dawg said...

https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2017/01/06/trump-cartoon-new-yorker-column/96208552/