FB Stigmatized

Dear Reader (FB ex-friend), As you know, TPV used to have a solid FB presence. We were spreading our alternative news right there on FB with such titans as the New York Times,... Read more »

The Truth May Be Hard to Find … for The Times

During the Oscars, The New York Times aired its first ad since 2010.  It aimed at Trump’s America. It was witty, but disingenuous. This is The Times which lied about Bernie Sanders, and... Read more »

The Wannabes. Why The Times Refuses to Endorse Teachout

Marxism died as a viable political theory when republicanism stopped being cool. Fashionable. Oh, that means it never was. Indeed. Every time a rich biped becomes really rich all they want to... Read more »

Fools Rush In

Marquel, TPVs New York Times Special Idiots and Neocons Section correspondent was stubbornly refusing to wipe something flabby which belonged to his boss, when he read Events in Iraq Open Door for Interventionist Revival, Historian... Read more »

Breaking Old News – White House Folks Work for The NY Times. And Vice Versa

TPV has finally something to say. Repeating itself.  We make a digital living off The New York Times. Especially its political experts. Their expertise? Staring at beautiful pictures. Scratch beautiful. The story is fun... Read more »

TheWeekholeView: The U.S. Foreign Influence Is Growing. In Pains

Here, each hole starts on Wednesdays and this is what fell through this past week, in more than one way or day: Read more »

The New York Times Recycles Three Month-Old News. TPV Reacts

Nothing reveals a great journal better than the quality of its breaking news reporting. Read more »

TheWeekholeView: November 14 through November 20, 2012

Here each hole starts on Wednesdays and this is what fell through this past week: Last Wednesday, November 14, 2012, The New York Times published the following quote: If the C.I.A. director... Read more »

Jesus on My Mind (and His Wife, too)

For Terrence McNally in  “Corpus Christi,”  Jesus was a gay man growing up in 1950s Texas.  For Mitt Romey, Jesus is a complicated creature whose name requires millions and millions of dollars... Read more »

The NRA Was Telling the Truth, The New York Times Reports

It is not the guns that kill us it is their bullets. Sorry, that is not what The New York Times reports. It is the music which makes the men and women... Read more »

How Memorial Day Has Become the Day of the Jobless

Day in and day out, media of all types deliver the same message: war is a global business the United States dominates. This Memorial Day extravaganza was punctuated by stories about killing... Read more »

Mahmoud the Matchmaker

In a recent editorial, The New York Times wrote that Iran threatened to shut the Strait of Hormuz if the United States and Europe pressed ahead with new sanctions against corporations doing Read more »

The New York Times Approves of the Mayor’s Job Performance

For the last few days, since I glanced at The New York Times headline, “City Voters Approve of Mayor’s Overall Job Performance,” I have been wondering how do you ask a voter... Read more »

Tragicomedy à la Federico Fellini

The United States of America is tired of being the world’s Cesar.  To make sure that it can retire, even if no one steps forward to replace it, America makes it clear... Read more »