Note: I originally wrote and posted this article in January of 2016. I’m posting it again because I remembered I’d already written this halfway through writing another diatribe on journalism.
Over the years, and more frequently recently, I have been accused of being a “bad journalist,” and – on a few notable occasions – had my “journalist integrity” called into question. Guys. People. I am not a journalist.
Here’s a quick look at some of today’s news, including some new shenanigans that the GOP is up to, more on Donald Trump, and other heartburn-inducing stuff.
If you only read one link, make it the first one, Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “My President Was Black,” and make time for it. It’s brilliant, and long.