Leslie Savan blogs for The Nation about media and politics. A three-time Pulitzer Prize finalist for her Village Voice column about advertising, Savan is the author of Slam Dunks and No-Brainers: Pop Language in Your Life, the Media, and, Like…Whatever and The Sponsored Life: Ads, TV, and American Culture. She has been widely published, including in The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, New York, Mother Jones, and Huffington Post. She has appeared frequently on TV and radio, and is very happy to be a talking head in Helvetica, a film about the font.
Fox and friends are gearing up for a replay of the 1968 riots that helped bring us Richard Nixon.
Jonathan Capehart dares to ask, and too many on the left don’t want to hear about it.
Sharia’s coming to get you.
One of the late columnist’s last radio interviews.
The sacrificial lamb for a decade of profit-driven tale-spinning.