The media’s love affair with sensationalistic nonsense took a turn for the moronic once again last week and The Wall Street Journal took another step toward tabloid status in the process. The Journalran a Page Six-worthy story reporting that Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer arrived late to a Cannes boondoggle week dinnerâ€¦ because she was sleeping.
Really? People actually care about this? Apparently, my social feed has been buzzing about this for days, and in 2014 news time, thatâ€™s like a decade. So be it — let’s take an issue that wouldnâ€™t make it past a circuit judge and turn it into a federal case.
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