The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by Inder » 02 Nov 2017, 6:29pm

The metrics justifying the shift to video are, unsurprisingly, pretty dubious.

Also, fuck Ricketts.

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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by Inder » 03 Nov 2017, 6:47pm

A few weeks after Harvey,


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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by Rat Patrol » 28 Dec 2017, 11:01pm

https://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/books/ ... story.html

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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by Dr. Medulla » 29 Dec 2017, 7:25am

Rat Patrol wrote:
28 Dec 2017, 11:01pm
https://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/books/ ... story.html

My chosen profession is one of abject suffering. X(
I've certainly never worked on that kind of project. Really highlights how dull fixing and confirming citations really is. :disshame:
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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by Inder » 18 Jan 2018, 2:17pm


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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by Dr. Medulla » 18 Jan 2018, 2:34pm

Inder wrote:
18 Jan 2018, 2:17pm
This is incredible.
God, that was depressing. And paints how any mass movement could be derailed just by intentionally throwing out these shiny baubles of outrage to let people project their anger in the wrong direction.
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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by eumaas » 18 Jan 2018, 2:49pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
18 Jan 2018, 2:34pm
Inder wrote:
18 Jan 2018, 2:17pm
This is incredible.
God, that was depressing. And paints how any mass movement could be derailed just by intentionally throwing out these shiny baubles of outrage to let people project their anger in the wrong direction.
That's a fake, though. Look at the dates.

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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by eumaas » 18 Jan 2018, 2:50pm

I mean, I have seen lots of stuff go down on Twitter in similar ways to this, but it seems intentionally exaggerated.

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Re: The IMCT Media Criticism Thread

Post by Dr. Medulla » 18 Jan 2018, 2:56pm

eumaas wrote:
18 Jan 2018, 2:49pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
18 Jan 2018, 2:34pm
Inder wrote:
18 Jan 2018, 2:17pm
This is incredible.
God, that was depressing. And paints how any mass movement could be derailed just by intentionally throwing out these shiny baubles of outrage to let people project their anger in the wrong direction.
That's a fake, though. Look at the dates.
Oh no, I know it was fake—an eerie two-months into the future. But however exaggerated it illustrates the contours of how social media crusading rage goes down.
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