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Author: Scott Mackey

Let Them Eat Cake?

As thousand of Syrians die, American get pissed — about the wrong stuff. Context is everything. And we Americans seem to be having a difficult time with that concept right now, which is enough to make one, well … angry.

A Paucity of Content and a Surplus of Jargon

The “popular” news media is useless. What we need instead is simple: commentary that tells us something we don’t already know in language we haven’t already heard. We’re not asking for a whole lot.