Arianna Huffington's loud, proud, left-leaning news aggregation site has earned her two lengthy New Yorker profiles (both in 2008) that
credit her with single-handedly saving
and single-handedly killing
the media. The Huffington Post is frequently pounded for its blithe
partisanship, its celebrity pundits with questionable political
insights, and, increasingly, for its reliance on gossip and semi-nude celebrity photos
The latest assault comes in the form of a spoof. The jokesters of Comedy.com have mocked up
what HuffPo's homepage would look like "If The Huffington Post Was
Honest." It's all here: the obsession with President Obama, the celeb
pundits, the attacks on Fox News, and the frequent reliance on Jon
Stewart for free content (something your Atlantic Wire would never do
). Even Huffington herself isn't spared. Here's an excerpt of the spoof. Click through for the whole thing
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