Tag: gotcha journalism

Rick Santorum Simply Does Not Care for Joe Scarborough’s ‘Gotcha’ Questions

Rick Santorum put the pout back on his smegma-caked lips when Sad Morning Joe host Joe Scarborough insisted on reminding him he was a dirty liar. First, temptressy succubus Mika Zbrzeziznzkszy was all, "Hey, so is everybody on your...

Michelle Obama Brags To Child About Fancy Sweet Potato Fries

According to most people, journalism has seen better days, and as an industry/art form/whatever you want to call it, is really just sending reluctant, furloughed editors to set up subscription booths at the nearest Walgreen's and hoping for...

Joe The Plumber/Future Congressman Whining About ‘Gotcha’ Questions Already

Back before Joe the Plumber fell into an Internet spidy-hole and was still actually getting interviewed (granted, only by things called "Christianity Today"), America's sweetheart let slip with some—how to put this delicately—fucking nuts comments about the "queers" and...

VIDEO: Rick Santorum Was ‘With, Loves’ His Gay Friends

Openly gay CNN reporter Don Lemon was the first reporter we know of to finally ask Rick Santorum a very obvious question: does he have any gay friends? Santorum replied, "Yes, in fact I was with a gay friend...

Barney Frank Defends Gay Showers

Cut this guy a break, Barney Frank. He's never showered near any other human. It's icky.

Now We Can Use Basketball Metaphors To Talk About Palin

What McCain did with Biden's comments about coal is not "gotcha journalism" because it did not occur inside a pizza place that is really a cheesesteak shop that does not sell pizza. Tom Brokaw cited some fake pro-McCain poll...