Category Archives: Error! Error!

Update: The Gaming Vault, Kyle Gaddo and Connor White Still Don’t Get It

I didn’t really want to look back, but I grew curious when looking at other video games outlets about what was going on at The Gaming Vault, a place where journalistic integrity goes to die, regarding the whole Paul Christoforo … Continue reading

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How Not to Interview and How Not to Manage a Website: More Fallout from Ocean Marketing and Paul Christoforo

The video games media space is incredibly crowded, the high profile closings of such publications as GamePro notwithstanding. Almost everyone with access to a server and an ad revenue generator can claim to be a “video game website” these days. … Continue reading

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AL Division Series: Awkward Moment

Color guys are in the television booth in order to give viewers insight and some entertaining insider stories about the game. Usually, they’re hilariously wrong. Buck Martinez, for instance, just now during the American League Division Series between the Tampa … Continue reading

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Stossel: Stupid in Quotation Marks

John Stossel, he of the very Magnum P.I. ‘stache, has a repeat of an article on Fox News entitled “Stupid In America” where he excoriates teachers’ unions for education spending going “through the roof” and “flat test scores”. Without addressing … Continue reading

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Numbers Have Meaning Too: The Marginal Tax Rate Myth

I caught this gem on the Huffington Post which led me to the original article on USA Today about Math For Grownups, a book by author Laura Laing. That raise actually might not be as good as it looks. The … Continue reading

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The Flintstones Candidates: A Plague of GOP Evolution Deniers

Rick Perry really shows off his ignorance in New Hampshire: “How old do I think the earth is? You know what, I don’t have any idea,” said the Texas governor when asked about his position on the issue by a … Continue reading

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Weather Story Fail — AP Erroneously Boils the Northeast US

I caught this gem on Geekologie who apparently got it from the Daily What. The Associated Press story (seen here on Yahoo News) might have just have been a bit hyperbolic with its headline “Northeast braces for temps near boiling … Continue reading

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