Random header image at New MediaTheory

Entries from September 2008

The Defenestration of the MSM

September 17th, 2008 by admin | 2 Comments

The Defenestration of the MSM

(The defenestration of Prague¬† 1618-Wikipedia) I can’t honestly tell if the Palin brouhaha is causing a serious problem for the Obama campaign, but I’m pretty sure its causing one in the established media aka the MSM. I have to say that I find The Anger Factor by Washington Post media critic Howard Kurtz preposterous and [...]


Pow! Wham! Blood in the Water

September 13th, 2008 by admin | No Comments

Pow! Wham! Blood in the Water

I don’t intend this post to be partisan because I try my best with newmediatheory to avoid partisanship.¬† I want to put my main focus on some of the media ramifications of the Palin nomination. That said, the Palin nomination is a surprising political move and has made me realize two new things. First, John [...]


Russert Shrugged

September 9th, 2008 by admin | No Comments

Russert Shrugged

Earlier this year, I was walking a pair of Jack Russell terriers, along the Inter-coastal waterway in West Palm Beach with my son Julian after watching a Clinton Obama debate. My son remarked “I bet we wont see that in the papers tomorrow.” He was referring to Obama’s statement that if al Qaeda made a [...]


Purpose

I propose developing a new media theory as called for by Camile Paglia based on the work of Marshal McLuhan, Norman A Brown, Leslie Fiedler, as well as Eric S Raymond, Glenn Reynolds and others. See the Invitation for fuller information and how you may be able to participate. I want your help just like Linus Torvalds wanted help developing Linux.

Email

lgude*at*newmediatheory *dot*net