The New York Daily News Will No Longer Use The Term "Redskins"

This is kind of a big deal. In an editorial published yesterday, The New York Daily News announced that the paper will no longer refer to the Washington football team as the "Redskins," and will no longer print the team's logo. This isn't just a decision from the editorial board, as was the case when the Washington… »9/04/14 1:13pm9/04/14 1:13pm

Media Somehow Find Way To Sell Boring Story Of World-Famous Olympian Charged With Murder

You had to feel bad for the editors of America when they heard that Oscar Pistorius was suspected of the murder of his girlfriend. I mean, sure, Pistorius is one of the most well-known athletes in the world, long held up as an inspiring tale of overcoming adversity. And sure, his involvement in a violent and horrific… »2/15/13 1:25pm2/15/13 1:25pm

Daily News Report: Old-Ass Knicks Already Turning To Dust

It begins: The 2012-2013 Knicks are the oldest team in NBA history. They have a roster assembled by an addled tenth grader playing NBA Live 06. Bloggers across the land (ahem) lay in wait, knives sharpened, for the next symbolically awful report out of Knicks camp. Sadly, New York's newspapers are beating us to it. »10/07/12 10:45am10/07/12 10:45am

NYDN: "Blah blah blah blah rain blah blah blah Niese blah blah Astros blah blah Mets got spanked."

New York Daily News scribe Andy Martino has written a game story that speaks for every fan of the 2011 Mets. What it lacks in rhetorical fluency it makes up for in, uh, truth. This isn't an editing error, although it may look that way at first blush. The Mets have reached the summit of suck. »4/20/11 12:10pm4/20/11 12:10pm