Alex Koppelman


Osama Bin Laden Dead—and the Story Broke on Twitter

This year, the committee that awards the Pulitzer Prizes chose not to give a breaking news award. Sunday night, we saw again why it's become so difficult for media outlets to truly break news these days.

Osama Bin Laden Dead—and the Story Broke on Twitter

This year, the committee that awards the Pulitzer Prizes chose not to give a breaking news award. Sunday night, we saw again why it's become so difficult for media outlets to truly break news these days. 

Obama Slams Media Over Birth Certificate Issue

After weeks of a Donald Trump-inspired frenzy of coverage about Birthers—those people who deny that President Obama is eligible to hold his office, or at least question his eligibility—the president and his White House took yet another step toward putting the controversy to rest.