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Seriously, broadcasters, journalists: just give up now. Because either you’re making things worse, or no one’s paying attention anyway. May as well knock back a few Jagermeisters, unplug the autocue, and just sit there dumbly repeating whichever reality-warping meme the far right wants to go viral this week. What’s that? Obama is Gargamel and he’s killing all the Smurfs? Sod it. Whatever. Roll titles.

Charlie Brooker

‘Ground Zero mosque’? The reality is less provocative

The Rise and Fall of the Television Journalist

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A short film by Adam Curtis

Behind-The-Scenes Of ‘Bandslam’ & Summit

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Killed by marketing. I think this is a story that’s far more typical than we might think.

The 3 key parts of news stories you usually don’t get

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Matt Thompson of Newsless.org assessing in a very concise fashion, the problems with journalism today.

Quick and an excellent read, I highly recommend it.

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The Evolution of Online Journalism

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I don’t mind a good dumb action movie. I was the one who liked “The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor.” But “Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian” is such a product. Like ectoplasm from a medium, it is the visible extrusion of a marketing campaign.

Roger Ebert

V Redux

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WTF V?

Interior Design Through `70s Porn

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Amazingly safe for work look at interior design through 1970s print pornography.

Hilarious.

Danish Porn

Dark Night of the Soul

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Collab from Dangermouse & Sparklehorse(!)

Featuring Black Francis, The Flaming Lips, David Lynch, Julian Casablancas, Jason Lytle, Scott Spillane, Iggy Pop, and a bunch more. Pretty crazy. The whole album is available to stream on NPR’s site.

Dark Night of the Soul

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The development of branding. By Gavin Potenza