Twitter Diverts Attention from Smollett to Old John Wayne Interview

February 19th, 2019 8:05 PM
Squirrel, Pilgrim! Things aren’t going so well at the moment in the culture wars? You went all in on a hate crime that turned out to be a hoax? Your dignified Indian elder Marine veteran wasn’t much of a veteran and the Covington kids did nothing to him? How about the minstrel show in the Virginia Capital? Take heart, progressives. You can dig up an American icon and knock him down cost-free and…

NBC Nightly News Reports Bachmann's John Wayne Gaffe, Ignores Obama's

June 27th, 2011 10:42 PM
Like dutiful White House shills, the "NBC Nightly News" Monday reported Republican presidential candidate Michelle Bachmann mistaking the Iowa town where actor John Wayne was born. Hypocritically, NBC News has still not informed viewers of President Obama's horrible error last Thursday when he said he had awarded a Medal of Honor in person to a living soldier who actually had been killed in…

‘True-ish Grit?’ Hollywood Libs Attempt Remaking a Classic

August 19th, 2010 1:07 PM
Hollywood westerns don't sell very well anymore. Remakes of westerns don't sell and they tend to remind those who do see them of the superiority of the originals. So remaking the iconic 1969 western, "True Grit," for which John Wayne received his only Best Actor Oscar, seems an odd choice for the Coen brothers. But the extremely successful directors of "Fargo," "Oh Brother Where Art Thou?"…

NYT Acts as Handmaiden to Feminist Faludi's Deluded Take on

September 27th, 2007 3:58 PM