Education Department paid commentator to promote No Child Left Behind Using Tax Dollars By Greg Toppo, USA TODAY: Seeking to build support among black families for its education reform law, the Bush administration paid a prominent black pundit $240,000 to promote the law on his nationally syndicated television show and to urge other black journalists […]
From Baltimore Sun Staples softens stand on limiting Sinclair ads Two days after Staples Inc. became the first company to say it was limiting advertising on Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. television stations because of customer complaints about one-sided news coverage, the office supply chain softened its stance yesterday. While still acknowledging e-mail complaints in part […]
I know January is usually the prime dumping ground for Hollywood fare (their version of “Take Out the Trash Day”), but man, they aren’t even trying anymore. The indie world has basically taken the month off, and the rest, well, see for yourself… January 7 WHITE NOISE WHAT’S THE PITCH? What’s that voice you hear […]
Why can’t the Protestants get their shit together? I want some Jesus shoes. See the whole Shalom line here.
Our favorite under-the-radar restaurant Bahía was featured on the Food Network last night and we were delighted to see them finally get some props. If you haven’t tasted their pupusas yet, run out now and try them. (Pupusa are yummy corn pancakes filled with cheese, pork, etc). Never had Salvadoran food? Do yourself a favor […]