ACC Archives

Month: March 2018
‘Roseanne’ reboot becomes the media’s crisis

I was just talking to a friend about the show this morning. You know what? Rosanne just became a very powerful person (unconventionally speaking). And all she did is put a show on TV that wasn’t a total lie. She...

Baton Rouge Police Fire Officer Who Killed Alton Sterling

(From UPI) The Baton Rouge Police Department in Louisiana fired Blane Salamoni, the officer who fatally shot Alton Sterling in 2016 outside a convenience store. Police Chief Murphy Paul announced the disciplinary action Friday and released footage from the body...

Medical Studies Haven’t Proven Cancer Risk in Coffee

(From UPI) A California judge’s ruling has given coffee consumers a major jolt, by demanding every cup of joe be labeled with a cancer warning. But the research behind the cancer risk of drinking coffee is not too strong. Superior...

Israel Says It Will Expand Response if Gaza Clashes Go On

(From AP News) Israel will target “terror organizations” in Gaza if violence along the territory’s border with Israel drags on, the chief military spokesman warned Saturday, a day after thousands of Palestinians staged protests near the border fence. The mass...

Tesla Car in Fatal California Crash Was on Autopilot

(From BBC News) Electric carmaker Tesla says a vehicle involved in a fatal crash in California was in Autopilot mode, raising further questions about the safety of self-driving technology. One of the company’s Model X cars crashed into a roadside...

Trump Proclaims April Sexual Assault Awareness Month

(From The Washington Examiner) President Trump proclaimed Friday that April will be National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. “Sexual assault crimes remain tragically common in our society, and offenders too often evade accountability,” Trump said in a proclamation shared...

CNN lost its way in struggle to find an audience

It’s one of the reasons it lost its way. My personal theory is that everyone dropped acid at the company Christmas party in 2016 and the producers all lost their minds. But that’s just my theory. CNN went totally and...