Once In A Lifetime Dinner With Sarah Palin Leads All-Star Charity Auction For Wounded Warriors
A true once in a lifetime event, the winner of this celebrity auction will spend a memorable evening having dinner with former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin and her husband Todd. Sarah has graciously donated her time to help raise money for the Wounded Warriors Ride 2 Recovery program Sarah whose son, Track, enlisted in the Army on September 11, 2007, is serving in Iraq. Sarah | Read More »
More Media Malpractice: You Thought I was Joking About Gary Sinise, Didn’t You?
I hate to pull an “I told you so,” but… well, I told you so. Remember a few days ago when I showed how an unsubstantiated rumor becomes political “fact” in the Old Media? I reported that CNNs Peter Hamby found one woman that wondered if actor Gary Sinise might make a great GOP candidate and based an entirely fictional run for office on that | Read More »
Media Malpractice: How One Person’s Say So Becomes ‘Fact’
Ever wonder how political “facts” become facts? How does a story go from a mere unsubstantiated report to universal truth? Often, it happens with a catchy headline in a report that states as “fact” a claim made by one person even though no one else has been seen backing up the claim. Such may be the case with a recent story on actor Gary Sinise | Read More »
Gary Sinise, American Hero
Actor Gary Sinise received the Presidential Citizens Medal last week. It was a well-deserved honor as Mr. Sinise has done more than any other celebrity in recent memory to support our men and women in uniform. In a quiet, persistent campaign that could do him significant professional harm, he doesn’t just pay lip service to “supporting the troops” (while denigrating their missions)–he does what he | Read More »