April

April 30, 2010

Dear Glenn Thrush of Politico.com: Did Linda McMahon Campaign Plant Your Story on Her Steroid-Doc Memo?

As the following email text to Glenn Thrush of Politico.com — sent earlier today — was being posted, he had not replied to me. Mr. Thrush: […]
April 30, 2010

Who Will Be the First to Resolve the Conflicts in Linda McMahon’s Spin of Her Steroid-Doc Memo?

While Joseph Pulitizer and William Randolph Hearst spin in their graves, a third full week has passed without a single mainstream media outlet pushing forward by […]
April 30, 2010

Is Linda McMahon Just Like Ronald Reagan — Or Fatty Arbuckle?

Glenn Thrush of Politico.com is the latest to recycle the cliche that Linda McMahon’s background in World Wrestling Entertainment is analogous to Ronald Reagan’s in Hollywood. […]
April 29, 2010

Hartford Courant’s Rick Green: There’s No Media Blackout on Linda McMahon Prosecutor Tip

Hartford Courant columnist/blogger Rick Green wrote, in part of an interesting email exchange with me, “I’m not sure whether I completely buy the media blackout argument” […]
April 29, 2010

Tied for the Most Important Post in the History of My Blogs

My other son, Jacob Schneider, has co-authored a long and brilliant profile of Lee Bollinger, the president of Columbia University, for The Eye, the magazine of […]
April 29, 2010

Linda McMahon’s ‘Media Sleeperhold’ … today at Beyond Chron

Connecticut’s Meg Whitman Clamps Media in Wrestling Sleeperhold I’ve been arguing in this space for months that Californians interested in upending the gubernatorial ambitions of Meg […]
April 28, 2010

Canvassing the Senate Candidates on the Linda McMahon Memo

Sent to the Linda McMahon, Rob Simmons, Peter Schiff, Richard Blumenthal, and Merrick Alpert campaigns: My blog, http://wrestlingbabylon.wordpress.com, is following up on the report earlier this […]
April 27, 2010

Linda McMahon and the Annals of Jurisprudence

“A former Philadelphia police officer, Rickie Durham, will spend two years in prison for alerting former NBA player and childhood friend Jerome ‘Pooh’ Richardson to a […]
April 26, 2010

Linda McMahon Halts ‘Voter Bounty’; Now … What About the Tip on the Steroid Doc?

Congratulations to Brian Lockhart of the Stamford Advocate for his report on the $5-per-head “bounty” offered to the employees of Linda McMahon’s voter registration drive at […]