The Apiary

Advertisement


Advertise on the NYC BlogAds Network.

Contact

theapiary@gmail.com

About
Meta
Syndicate this site (XML)

Site built and designed by Bathrobewarrior.com

Logo designed by Tim Bierbaum

Search
Video of the Day
Eleven Heads on 11/11 | Koren Ensemble
Fanatical About

« The Honey Shot | Main | Local Comics Hope to Stack $5M in (Doritos) Chips »
Tuesday
Nov172009

Mean Newsweek Reporter Has Bad Opinions, Fails

When mean Newsweek blogger Sarah Ball isn't eagerly reporting celebrity deaths, this budding nihilist bides her time smearing OBSCENE AMOUNTS OF POOP over a slew of easy targets with an article called: 12 Comedians Who Aren't Funny.

While 9 or 10 of her picks require the same command of judgement it took Paula Abdul to decide William Hung wouldn't be "going to Hollywood," Sarah shows that with one wrong selection, a lazily assembled listicle can quickly collapse under the weight of its own desperate need to please a-holes. Many responded the only way they could after seeing Emo Philips appear at #7 on her unfunny list: "Emo Philips? Really?"

We're not saying Sarah Ball is a low-rent Amelie Gillette-wannabe who lacks the cognitive skills necessary to form relevant or meaningful thoughts, but if she really, truly believes in her dumb opinions, she should do what Lou Dobbs did and quit her job.

MORE THINGS ABOUT MEAN SARAH BALL

After Judd Apatow said it was okay to hate Katherine Heigl, so did Sarah Ball!

One of Sarah's biggest formative influences painted unicorns all day long!

Sarah's too good to date Jean Claude Van Damme!

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>