Trump: Uncharted Not Unchartered

As I write this the 24-hour news channels are in raptures over the latest Donald Trump gaffe. Wall-to-wall coverage of his gutter-mouth chat with someone called Billy Bush in 2005 has kept the news mills grinding overtime, unearthing numerous other examples of Trump’s misogynist tendencies as illustrated on the Howard Stern radio show. The wayContinue reading “Trump: Uncharted Not Unchartered”

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”

CNN lets it hit the fan

Shit happens on CNN in prime time. I couldn’t help but notice that CNN has recently gone outside the box, has been living on the edge, has turned the cable news watching world on its ear. How so you may well ask. Simply by allowing people to express themselves on TV as they would normally;Continue reading “CNN lets it hit the fan”