Tag: the newsroom

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SCOTUS Throat-Crams Florida With Gay Marriage Because Duh, That’s What Happens Now

You really have to wonder why the "traditional marriage" crybaby bigots even bother anymore, when it's so obvious that aside from the extra-ultra-conservatives who are in the teeny tiny minority, the highest court in the land does NOT want...

Frank Luntz Is Really Sad About Partisan Corrupt Traitor Obama Dividing America

What a sad time it is to be wingnut muppet Frank Luntz. It seems that all these years of soaking in the corrosive environment of national politics have left the communications genius adrift in an existential midlife crisis. While...

This Episode Of Aaron Sorkin’s Newsroom Will Rank With The M*A*S*H* Finale, We Are Sure

Turn on the Benny Hill music! Our noble newscast is bumbling and flailing like it is not the greatest newscast in the history of Edward R. Murrow! Everything is going wrong! Their dude in Egypt -- the Rachel Maddow/Stephen...

Newsroom Episode Four: How Is Aaron Sorkin Belittling Women Today?

After Gabrielle Giffords (HIIII GABBY! HIIII!) is shot and almost killed in a Tucson strip mall toward the end of this week's Old Man Sorkin Presents: Get Off My Lawn, there is a devastatingly suspenseful sequence when we literally...

Newsroom Episode Three: In ‘Sports Night’ At Least They Got To Throw Some Humps

Newsroom episode three: Still no humping. But they will hump because this is an Aaron Sorkin show and Sorkin doesn't just recycle dialogue but entire series. In this case? He's recycled Sports Night. Let the humping begin! Sorkin...

A Comprehensive Recap of Aaron Sorkin’s ‘The Newsroom,’ Episode Two

Just with fewer good parts and more berating of female coworkers.

A Wonkette Recap Of HBO’s ‘Newsroom’: Will They Hump? Yes, They Will Hump

Jeff Daniels is sitting on a college panel, and he's being a dick. He sneers half-assed answers to every question, and then he gets asked a question by a pretty young blonde woman, about America Is Awesome U-S-A. He...

A Children’s Treasury Of Brutal Reviews Of Aaron Sorkin’s Terrible New Show

Is everybody excited to watch the new HBO drama about teevee news from writer Aaron Sorkin, the guy famous for showing a bunch of glib robot character spout out Aaron Sorkin's glib fantasy political views? Studio 60 and, to...