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The Analects of Mudcat: Journalism

June 3, 2021 Leave a comment
“A reporter who pleads being misinformed represents the acme of professional incompetence.”
 
~M.T. Bass
 
 

 

“Democracy dies in darkness…”

 

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The Analects of Mudcat: The Absent Minded

May 13, 2021 Leave a comment
“When the absent-minded get Alzheimer’s, do they start to remember stuff?”
 
~M.T. Bass
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Analects of Mudcat: Shortcuts

April 22, 2021 Leave a comment
“If you are out walking for exercise what’s the point of taking a shortcut?”
 
~M.T. Bass
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Analects of Mudcat: Social Media

April 8, 2021 Leave a comment
“There is nothing as anti-social as social media.”
 
~M.T. Bass
 

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Facebook - Robert Skelley

Twitter - David Hoffman

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The Analects of Mudcat: Mainstream Media

March 18, 2021 Leave a comment
“They pretend to report the facts and we pretend to watch the news.”
 
~M.T. Bass
 
 
 
 

The Analects of Mudcat: Words are Violence

March 4, 2021 Leave a comment
“When all your life is nothing but Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter posts, confusing words with violence is pathetically inevitable.”
 
~M.T. Bass
 
 

The Analects of Mudcat: Vampires

February 17, 2021 Leave a comment
“If a mosquito bites a vampire, will it still see its reflection in a mirror?”
 
~M.T. Bass
 
 
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The Analects of Mudcat: Scientific Consensus

February 3, 2021 Leave a comment

“In a time when cats and dogs are more certain about sex than scientists, a consensus is worthless.”

~M.T. Bass


The Analects of Mudcat: Social Media

January 20, 2021 Leave a comment

“In the social media archipelago, it’s time to figure out which ones are Maui and which ones are Devil’s Island.”

~M.T. Bass


The Analects of Mudcat: A Good Story

January 13, 2021 Leave a comment

“Never let history get in the way of a good story.”

~M.T. Bass


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