Monday, April 4, 2011

Headlines on Nuke Disaster & JPQuake Bad Reporting Wall of Shame

Please check the JPQuake Bad Reporting Wall of Shame for some excellent examples of over-the-top sensationalist reporting on the nuclear accident in Japan.

Here are some more headlines that we'd like to see:

"Millions of Japanese Suffer Deadly Radiation Poisoning in German Newspaper!" 

"Entire Coastline of Northern Japan now Surrounded by Water!"

"Smoke Billowing from Factories in Japan a Thousand Times 

"Radiators Active in New Toyota Factory!"

"Western media in race against time; hysterical nuclear bullshit nearing critical meltdown, yet millions are still uncontaminated!"

And, finally;

"Fukushima Nuclear Reporters Still Valiantly Holding on in Fight to Write About Nuclear Holocaust!"

If you have any great headlines, please add them into "comments"

1 comment:

Poots said...

And don’t forget the ‘taunting you with news’ sound bites they feed us on television:

“Pacific Ocean evaporates!!! - Film at ten…”

Or maybe:

“Everyone in the world is dead!!! - On-The-Spot-News- at nine…”

And then the actual report is nothing like the sensationalist nonsense that got the mindless masses to tune in…

Steve 'Poots' Candidus

The Japanese Have No Holes in Their Socks

By Mike in Tokyo Rogers My mom was Japanese. I was raised with the idea that it is  unquestionably  taboo to wear shoes in the house....