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‘Herb Tarlek working again’: Matt Yglesias’ suit triggers snark-a-lanche

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http://twitter.com/#!/exjon/status/442815502474166272 The laying down of another marker has taken place, this time in a fashion sense. On Sunday, Ezra Klein and Matt Yglesias launched Vox.com (sponsored by mega-corp profit monster G.E.), a “new way of delivering the news.” Yglesias, the site’s executive editor, caught Twitter’s eye with his fashion choice in the announcement video: http://twitter.com/#!/seanagnew/status/442814315096051712 […]

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‘Stupidity, in one tweet’: Voxsplainer Matt Yglesias labels college joke ‘white privilege, in one tweet’

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Christina Sommers posted the above diagram clearly designed to makea point about college students while usinghumor. The only problem is that Voxsplainer Matt Yglesias didn’t or can’t catch the humor. So he labeled it white privilege. Sommers fired back. And others joined in to wish Yglesias well on finding a sense of humor. So much […]

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Matt Yglesias uses death of ‘Fast & Furious’ star to pimp 6 month old column

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http://twitter.com/#!/khariparson/status/406987094259933184 Too soon, as well as too late, because the column Salon’s Matt Yglesias was re-promoting because of the death of actor Paul Walker is six months old: http://twitter.com/#!/mattyglesias/status/406986830085890048 Um, okayyy. http://twitter.com/#!/MangyLover/status/406990727307337729 http://twitter.com/#!/AnthonyBialy/status/407005804282126336 *** Related: Jezebel editor on Paul Walker’s death: Why couldn’t it have been Scott Walker? Update: Tweets deleted Jezebel editor doubles down […]

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‘Toilet Justice!’ Flush with errors, Vox squeezes out another correction [screenshot]

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Whole lotta residential bathrooms out there. Lotta toilets. — John Ekdahl (@JohnEkdahl) October 22, 2014 The Voxbowl is swirling with talent, as evidenced by this: Homeowners in Boulder, CO are weirdly obsessed with toilets: http://t.co/nNsNJS61AF pic.twitter.com/eJiN12Y7CH — Matt Yglesias (@mattyglesias) October 22, 2014 Wow. That’s lotta toilets! A crapload, if you will. It wasn't an […]

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‘I could see this one from Alaska’: Hey journos, ‘stupid’ Palin was right about Ukraine

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Laugh at her now -> Russia might invade Ukraine if Obama wins, @SarahPalinUSA warns – 10/22/08 http://t.co/dLMYTpqpUz pic.twitter.com/s3KaluGlMx — Karl ‏ ن‏Kroshinsky (@KarlKroshinsky) February 28, 2014 Boy, that Sarah Palin sure is a dunce, isn’t she? Just ask “real journalist” Blake Hounshell, who was quite tickled when Palin said this back in 2008: After the […]

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