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Aren’t we all tired of Ebola media and political idiocy?

I admit — my eyes start to roll when I hear another member of the news media or politician tell a lie about Ebola or try to score a political point with a ridiculous policy that will do nothing to stop the spread of the disease. But they keep going, and call them out we […]

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Media’s Ebola hysteria deadlier than disease itself

“The president of CNN Worldwide, Jeff Zucker, attempted on Wednesday to defuse the brewing controversy over his decision to change the network’s official slogan from ‘The Most Trusted Name in News’ to ‘Holy Crap, We’re All Gonna Die.’ ” That’s not a real news story, of course — it’s political satire written by the brilliant […]

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Ebola frenzy overtakes U.S. media

If you watch or listen to — well, just about any — news broadcast, you might think we have the new issue that will spell our certain doom — Ebola. In the latest outbreak, there have been more than 3,400 cases — all but one diagnosed in Africa — of the deadly disease caused by the […]

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