Meet Denise Konkol, the editor of the Muskego, Wisconsin, branch of the AOL-owned Patch.com, a hyper-local alternative news and information outlet. She’s the latest target of conservative Milwaukee talk show host Mark Belling for alleged ethical lapses.
Archive for March, 2012
Meet Tina Weiss, head of the Chamber of Commerce of Muskego, Wisconsin, a Milwaukee suburb in highly conservative Waukesha County. One of the Chamber’s core functions is, of course, to foster a pro-business environment; indeed, the top of its homepage reads: “Mission: Creating prosperity and a vibrant community.” (more…)
A powerful essay by Sarah Palin published on Breitbart.com today, “Breitbart is Here,” bolsters the optimism expressed March 5 on this blog that in the fullness of time Andrew Breitbart may prove even more influential in death than he was in life, if his death spurs his many admirers to redouble their efforts to advance the principles he espoused, as Governor Palin urges. (more…)
Yesterday conservative Milwaukee talk show host Charlie Sykes hosted a panel discussion on his regular “Sunday Insight With Charlie Sykes” program on Milwaukee television station TMJ4 (NBC). The program included a discussion of the vile comments by liberal Madison hatetalker John “Sly” Sylvester about Andrew Brietbart, and about other controversial comments in the past. A complete video of the program can be viewed here.
For your convenience here is a video of the portion of the show which addressed Sylvester:
Yesterday conservative Milwaukee talk show host Charlie Sykes praised a new “Hold Them Accountable” project, focused on a new Facebook page, which will operate by empowering citizens to hold the mass media accountable by allowing them to readily pose questions to members of the media about why they are not covering particular stories of apparent importance. (more…)