Posts tagged Huffington Post
Brooklyn Paper Removes Hillary Clinton From Situation Room Photo. Der Tzitung, an Orthodox Jewish paper based in Brooklyn, removed Clinton and counter-terrorism director Audrey Tomason from the photo. They say they never publish pictures of women for fear of being too “sexually suggestive” And let me tell you—with Hil’s new hair, I know exactly what they’re saying.
Stephen Colbert Shows You Content Farming Is Easy As 1-2-3! That’s a screenshot from Stephen Colbert’s parody of the Huffington Post (“The Colbuffington Re-Post”), which is less a parody and actually a wholesale lift of the website, since HuffPo is notorious for pumping up their page views by taking existing stories from other sources and repackaging them in the laziest way humanly possible. That practice earned the HuffPo a $315 million buyout from AOL this week, which just goes to show you: You can always make something of yourself. Or, failing that, you can make something of someone else’s stuff and then turn a hefty profit on it.