Baltimore Charges Police: But What If They Get Off

In the course of less than a week the streets of Baltimore have seen both angry rioters wreaking havoc in the name of injustice followed by jubilant marchers cheering what they see as the application of a justice long denied. Unless you have been under a rock for the last couple of weeks you knowContinue reading “Baltimore Charges Police: But What If They Get Off”

Exit Piers Morgan; Enter Don Lemon?

Last night after just three years in the host’s seat Piers Morgan signed-off for the last time. He ended his stint as Larry King’s replacement in the coveted nine o’clock time slot on CNN by revisiting his crusade for tougher gun control laws. Unfortunately Morgan never really made an impact with viewers and was consistentlyContinue reading “Exit Piers Morgan; Enter Don Lemon?”

Weekly Writing Challenge: Reel Talk – Time for Don Lemon to move to primetime

This week’s Weekly Writing Challenge: Reel Talk encouraged bloggers to incorporate video into our posts. A recent Don Lemon piece on CNN affords a great opportunity to do just that! Dear CNN, As a long time viewer I thought I’d take a moment to bring something to your attention. I understand fully that you may be wellContinue reading “Weekly Writing Challenge: Reel Talk – Time for Don Lemon to move to primetime”

Dear CNN: Time for Don Lemon to move to primetime

Dear CNN, As a long time viewer I thought I’d take a moment to bring something to your attention. I understand fully that you may be well aware of what I’m about to point out, and may even be in the process of dealing with the situation. If so please disregard this letter. I’m writingContinue reading “Dear CNN: Time for Don Lemon to move to primetime”

Zimmerman trial shines light on words

With CNN providing gavel to gavel coverage of the George Zimmerman murder trial in Florida the “N word” has been getting more media attention than it has had since the OJ Simpson trial.  Zimmerman, who is accused of murdering Trayvon Martin two years ago, is alleged to have a racist background that may have beenContinue reading “Zimmerman trial shines light on words”