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Obama takes jabs at cable networks at White House Correspondents’ Dinner [video]

Of course, the president was expected to take a few shots at the media during the White House Correspondents’ Dinner — that’s how it works. And the shots were pretty good. http://youtu.be/apJk79aNozs https://twitter.com/Bobblespeak/status/462780269863636992 https://twitter.com/tjholmes/status/462780365162422272 https://twitter.com/Ali…
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Networks Hype George Clooney Engagement, Ignore Burning Aborted Babies for Electricity

ABC, CBS and NBC news should sit down and write George Clooney a thank you note for the timing of his engagement rumor. Oh, the networks weren’t ever going to report the horrific news that an Oregon plant burned aborted babies to fuel homes. But now they can credibly say they were busy with real, important news – the kind […]…

Television Networks Ignore Case of Utah Mother Accused of Killing Seven Babies

ABC, CBS, and NBC’s morning newscasts on Monday all omitted the arrest of a Utah woman, after the bodies of seven newborn babies were discovered in her house on Saturday. The Big Three morning shows did understandably devote a significant amount of air time to a white supremacist’s shooting rampage at two Jewish community centers [&#823…

Networks Covered Baby Panda Six Times More than March for Life

Is it too much to ask for Americans to get their news from serious adults? Yes, there’s always been bias in media reporting, but it’s hard to imagine journalists who once crossed Europe with Patton cooing “Pandas are magic” into the camera while a real story of genocide is being told in the streets.  But […]…

abylon WLAN-LIVE-SCANNER lists Wi-Fi networks and finds hotspots or free public access points.

Sometimes finding a free hotspot or public Internet access is annoying, either for business or leisure. The Windows built-in functionality is much too slow. In contrast, the software abylon WLAN-LIVE-SCANNER checks at regular intervals for any available wireless networks and lists them in a clear tree structure. Network name (SSID), connection status, network type, encryption algorithm and signal strength are displayed as additional information. With one click the connection to the selected network is established, unless the access is free, public or already known.

What terrorist threat? Networks lead off evening news with baseball suspensions

Judging by the ratings, a lot of people have been missing the network evening newscasts, but it’s especially damning when even CBS News’ own White House correspondent concludes that you’re not missing much. Alex Rodriguez’ 211-game suspension by Major League Baseball led all of the network news broadcasts, even while U.S. embassies around the globe are closed for a week due to credible threats from al-Qaida.