‘8 Across: Cigar Holder’: Bill Clinton ‘writes’ NYT Crossword Puzzle, Twitter guesses some of HIS clues

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Because THIS won’t turninto a hot mess of Monica Lewinsky jokes … wait, did we just make our own Monica Lewinsky joke? D’oh! We blame Bush. Wait. Scratch that. Today's @nytimes crossword puzzle was written mostly by @billclinton, who made sure his clues weren't easy or boring https://t.co/px1zZRbR4y pic.twitter.com/39VvZQ3mdj — Sarah Mervosh (@smervosh) May 12, […]

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New York Times risks spontaneous combustion by printing annotated Constitution alongside editorial pages

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By the workings of some subconscious mechanisms we’ll never fully understand, we can’t read Christiane Amanpour’s impassioned calllast November for the long-dormant media to awaken from its slumber and save the country from “mortal peril” without thinking of the Anne Rice vampire fantasy “Queen of the Damned” ’cause we’ll be damned if it didn’t work. […]

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NY Times’ Nicholas Kristof reminds journos Trump’s tweets won’t kill, but THIS stuff will

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The mainstream media have been laser-focused on President Trump’s recent tweets: NBC, ABC, and CBS devoted 9 minutes of airtime devoted to President Trump's Tweets, and less than three minutes combined on other stories. pic.twitter.com/viahtZfUPI — Fox & Friends First (@FoxFriendsFirst) June 30, 2017 However, the NY Times Nicholas Kristof wants journalists to keep their […]

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Need ‘a safe space’? Vox makes (il)liberal case against NYT’s Bret Stephens

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@Plumazul @drvox Stephens (and me) accept climate chg. Problem is any questioning in grey areas viewed as sacrilegious. Cancel NYT wave is just childish. — Chris Hopkins (@HopkinsTN) May 1, 2017 The New York Times is still in hot water after having the gall the gall! to hire conservative op-ed columnist Bret Stephens and allowing […]

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WOW: NY Times has SERIOUS nerve to run this ‘fact check’ after pitiful editorial

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Something about glass houses something about stones https://t.co/DDW8054IzP — Fire Brandon Beane (@PopNotSoda716) June 16, 2017 Look up “gall” in the dictionary and you might find the New York Times logo: Fact Check: Partisans falsely blamed Loretta Lynch, Tim Kaine, Bernie Sanders for Wednesday's Virginia shooting. https://t.co/dOe0Oolpno pic.twitter.com/ejCcpu3uzn — NYT Politics (@nytpolitics) June 15, 2017 […]

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New York Times teases big scoop; Snark-tastic #NYTGuesses takes off

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http://twitter.com/#!/carolynryan/status/409861384436862976 The New York Times’ political editor mega-teased an upcoming story, and speculation quickly started to flood Twitter via the #NYTGuesses hashtag. Reaction with predictions about the Times’ “scoop” was massive and funny: http://twitter.com/#!/redsteeze/status/409866507150434304 http://twitter.com/#!/ktumulty/status/409869493981417472 http://twitter.com/#!/KentAtwater/status/409892136872452096 http://twitter.com/#!/TheRickWilson/status/409868700029038593 http://twitter.com/#!/TheRickWilson/status/409864923221872641 http://twitter.com/#!/smitty_one_each/status/409868077933682688 http://twitter.com/#!/JeffreyGoldberg/status/409874252951605248 http://twitter.com/#!/pspoole/status/409889958279659521 http://twitter.com/#!/GarrettQuinn/status/409864024499965952 http://twitter.com/#!/OctopusGrigori/status/409860598407516161 http://twitter.com/#!/justinjm1/status/409861246390120448 http://twitter.com/#!/ninatypewriter/status/409894575604391936 http://twitter.com/#!/GovtFool/status/409891963383468034 http://twitter.com/#!/bruculino/status/409892132199997440 http://twitter.com/#!/kausmickey/status/409887490497978368 http://twitter.com/#!/kausmickey/status/409882991020625920 If this last guess is correct, […]

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Matt Drudge hopes Lena Dunham keeps ‘helping’ Hillary

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Matt Drudge doesn’t tweet often (and even then his tweets don’t necessarily hangaroundlong), but he seems particularly happy to feature at the top of The Drudge Report today a New York Times piece suggesting that Lena Dunham of HBO’s “Girls” doesn’t seem to be working out as a mini-Hillary surrogate on the campaign trail. Dunham, […]

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