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lamestream

(ˈleɪmˌstriːm)
n
(Broadcasting) informal
a. the traditional media such as newspapers, television, and radio, considered to be old-fashioned and gullible when compared to online news sources such as blogs
b. (as modifier): the lamestream media.
[C21: from lame1 (sense 5) + mainstream]
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The controversy was reported in the lamestream media as though fistfights had broken out during the GRPC, when in reality, it was a civil, if sometimes heated discussion among friends.
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You, as a gun owner, can build on this theme, help overcome the virtual blackout in the lamestream media, and make it happen.
The lamestream media just plain doesn't get you, and you don't give up.
Out of the ashes of what critics have started calling the lamestream media" or the dinosaur press" however, the alternative media are rising, growing by leaps and hounds even as the deceitful establishment "news" outlets continue their death spiral into irrelevance.
The ones that did get covered are perhaps best summarized by saying the Lamestream Media "covered them 1 in the same old way, and we defeated their flawed presumptions in the same old way.
Despite a degree in journalism, she never wrote for any lamestream school newspapers (though she did intern at a local TV station after graduation).
Yet, I have not been interviewed or asked for a comment once by the lamestream media as the Egyptian masses poured on to the streets in their millions.
The ensuing row forced Palin to clarify her position on political violence, but rather than apologising, she said the controversy was "BS coming from the lamestream media".
Lately, I get the same reactions from the news--just shrap and frags of a different variety--especially news our lamestream media ain't giving you.
See, every year a handful of dedicated antigun hoplophobic journalists from the lamestream media finagle SHOT Show press passes.
Don't believe what you hear in that lamestream media," she said.