Huffington Post

Stories about the hypocrisy and decline of Huffington Post

Just in time for the 2012 election PlanetPOV presents the new Periodic Table of Dangerous Elements. There are plenty of new infamous characters added but there are still some golden oldies on the table.  Some more notorious international figures...
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How's this for an oxymoron? Her Serene Highness Queen Ratfucker Omnipotent of Medialand, otherwise known as Arianna Huffington, came to Philadelphia yesterday to address the convention of theNational Association of Black Journalists. Why, I don't know; but there's nothing Arianna ever...
Obama haters of all stripes and alleged political positions are joined in a chorus of furious, self-righteous bleating, like a flock of sheep with gas pains.
-Text: Truth; Illustration: B. McCue - Last week we had an extensive look at Huffington Posts’ headlines concerning President Obama and the Democrats and observed the eroding influence the headlines had on the general public, as well as on...
One tactic the Huffington Post has mastered is generating outrage. The more outrage they can incite, the more clicks they get. They have become so adept at this, they can even generate outrage using a non-story.
Manipulation of headlines in general and observations at the Huffington Post - Text: Truth; Illustration: B. McCue - {Author’s note: some of the techniques I’m going to introduce are simply common business practice today and are neither unique to the...
- Text: foxisms; Illustration: B. McCue - “Question 67 and 68”...and 69...and... The questions that need to be asked (and plenty of people are asking them) are these... Is this “extreme moderation” on the part of The Huffington Post a deliberate...
A quick look at the 'terms of service” for commenting on Huffington could give anyone the impression that they have landed in Wonderland as opposed to Dorothy's Oz.
Secrets From Beyond The Emerald Curtain” - An investigation into the Huffington Post and its founder -




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