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blackcatpgh Donating Member (217 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-24-06 04:01 PM
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39. The Herald-Blabber
old hometown newspaper
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  -What's your local paper's uncomplimentary nickname? Oeditpus Rex  Jan-24-06 02:32 PM   #0 
  - News and Observer:  kick-ass-bob   Jan-24-06 02:33 PM   #1 
  - The Framingham Fabricator  DS1   Jan-24-06 02:34 PM   #2 
  - State Urinal aka the State Journal-Register  Radical Activist   Jan-24-06 02:34 PM   #3 
  - Times Disgrace.  Midlodemocrat   Jan-24-06 02:34 PM   #4 
  - LOL Have you seen this?  underpants   Jan-24-06 03:06 PM   #15 
     - His LTTE was unbelievable in its sheer stupidity.  Midlodemocrat   Jan-24-06 03:37 PM   #21 
  - The St Paul Pioneer Press  KitchenWitch   Jan-24-06 02:35 PM   #5 
  - Arizona Repulsive  azmouse   Jan-24-06 02:35 PM   #6 
  - Another "Urinal" over here  jane_pippin   Jan-24-06 02:36 PM   #7 
  - The Urinal-Genital  RetroLounge   Jan-24-06 07:37 PM   #62 
     - Oh, now that's not bad!  jane_pippin   Jan-25-06 09:58 AM   #115 
  - Albany Times Useless  Lavender Brown   Jan-24-06 02:36 PM   #8 
  - I know two people there  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 05:49 PM   #57 
     - Uh oh  Lavender Brown   Jan-24-06 08:19 PM   #66 
  - San Francisco Comical  weeble_wobble   Jan-24-06 02:37 PM   #9 
  - Also: The Houston Comical  Richardo   Jan-24-06 03:33 PM   #19 
  - Ah, but you gotta admit  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 03:44 PM   #25 
  - My mom always called the News-Gazette the "News Gazelle"  scarlet_owl   Jan-24-06 02:38 PM   #10 
  - The Eureka Times-Standard  XemaSab   Jan-24-06 02:45 PM   #11 
  - B-Minus is an old joke  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 03:40 PM   #22 
     - That reminds me of a joke a friend of mine made about the Marin IJ:  XemaSab   Jan-25-06 01:23 AM   #91 
        - It's an old joke, but there's truth to it  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-25-06 02:03 AM   #96 
  - Well, there's the Moonie Times,  madinmaryland   Jan-24-06 02:46 PM   #12 
  - I've seen "The Washington Pest" hereabouts.  KamaAina   Jan-24-06 05:14 PM   #53 
  - "Orlando SLANTinel"  lumberingbear   Jan-24-06 02:48 PM   #13 
  - Los Angeles Slimes  EOO   Jan-24-06 02:48 PM   #14 
  - Plain Squealer.  Beware the Beast Man   Jan-24-06 03:28 PM   #16 
  - Pain Feeler.  asthmaticeog   Jan-25-06 09:56 AM   #114 
  - The Columbus Disgrace  Maccagirl   Jan-24-06 03:31 PM   #17 
  - I grew up with the San Antonio Blight and San Antonio Excess.  GOPisEvil   Jan-24-06 03:33 PM   #18 
  - Wasn't that the Blight and Chopper?  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 03:45 PM   #27 
     - Hmm...I just called it "The Blight".  GOPisEvil   Jan-24-06 03:55 PM   #31 
        - I guess that was made up  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 03:58 PM   #35 
  - Orange County Republican (Orange County Register) n/t  bertha katzenengel   Jan-24-06 03:35 PM   #20 
  - You're kidding  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 03:42 PM   #23 
  - It only has that nick because it's IN Orange County.  bertha katzenengel   Jan-24-06 03:59 PM   #38 
  - Orange County Red-Baiter  DBoon   Jan-24-06 04:13 PM   #44 
  - I call it the RNC Register  EOO   Jan-24-06 04:48 PM   #47 
  - The Santa Cruz Senile  Shine   Jan-24-06 03:43 PM   #24 
  - Yeah, I've heard that one for years  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 03:50 PM   #29 
     - Oh yeah? What did you do? Are you in journalism?  Shine   Jan-24-06 04:04 PM   #40 
        - I was  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 04:31 PM   #45 
           - Oh, that's cool, Rex.  Shine   Jan-24-06 04:47 PM   #46 
              - I'm not old enough to be retired  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 05:00 PM   #50 
                 - Yup, you've totally got that right. It's always about the almight dollar  Shine   Jan-24-06 05:07 PM   #51 
                 - I can't count the number of times  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 05:28 PM   #55 
                    - Aaawwww, what a sweet story. I can see why you'd love the jacket  Shine   Jan-24-06 05:39 PM   #56 
                 - this is of some small comfort to me  kagehime   Jan-25-06 03:32 AM   #100 
  - Dallas Morning Snooze nt  justabob   Jan-24-06 03:44 PM   #26 
  - DALLAS WHORING NEWS  Skittles   Jan-25-06 02:01 AM   #95 
     - That one is MUCH better... I hate that rag  justabob   Jan-25-06 07:26 AM   #105 
  - Trentonian-- Trashtonian  Reverend_Smitty   Jan-24-06 03:49 PM   #28 
  - Austin Sectarian Spaceman. nt  jobycom   Jan-24-06 03:53 PM   #30 
  - No Pasaran calls it the "Real Estatesman".  GOPisEvil   Jan-24-06 03:59 PM   #37 
     - LOL! That's about right. But the initials aren't as appropriate!nt  jobycom   Jan-24-06 04:10 PM   #41 
  - The Strib  mac56   Jan-24-06 03:55 PM   #32 
  - Syracuse Substandard  nykiera   Jan-24-06 03:56 PM   #33 
  - Derry Snooze and the Manchester Union Misleader  BigMcLargehuge   Jan-24-06 03:56 PM   #34 
  - The Daily Wind for......  CaliforniaPeggy   Jan-24-06 03:58 PM   #36 
  - The Herald-Blabber  blackcatpgh   Jan-24-06 04:01 PM   #39 
  - The Red Star Tribune (dubbed thus by conservatives in the state)  jpgray   Jan-24-06 04:11 PM   #42 
  - San Pedro News Pilot == "Fish Wrapper"  DBoon   Jan-24-06 04:12 PM   #43 
  - Indy Star: The Paper with a Prayer  hippiechick   Jan-24-06 04:52 PM   #48 
  - San Antonio Excuse for News n/t  WolverineDG   Jan-24-06 04:53 PM   #49 
  - Orlando Sentinel - Orlando Slantinel n/t  SofaKingLiberal   Jan-24-06 05:10 PM   #52 
  - The Covington News  RubyDuby in GA   Jan-24-06 05:17 PM   #54 
  - The Podunk Daily Shitrag  Robb   Jan-24-06 05:52 PM   #58 
  - The Hungry Whore News...  greendog   Jan-24-06 06:08 PM   #59 
  - When i lived in Houston it was known as The Comical.  peekaloo   Jan-24-06 07:10 PM   #60 
  - The Los Angeles Dog Trainer  IcyPeas   Jan-24-06 07:20 PM   #61 
  - The Clarion Ledger becomes "The Clarion Liar"  Rowdyboy   Jan-24-06 07:55 PM   #63 
  - The Comical News ( Commercial News )  B Calm   Jan-24-06 08:13 PM   #64 
  - The Providence urinal...  Chemical Bill   Jan-24-06 08:18 PM   #65 
  - The Tallahassee Democrap  TallahasseeGrannie   Jan-24-06 08:20 PM   #67 
  - Long Beach Press Taliban  Throd   Jan-24-06 08:33 PM   #68 
  - "tipsy"  pitohui   Jan-24-06 08:44 PM   #69 
  - Athens Banana-Herald, Athens, GA:Athens Banner-Herald owned by Republicans  CottonBear   Jan-24-06 08:47 PM   #70 
  - Lawrence Fecal -Tribune.  maveric   Jan-24-06 08:50 PM   #71 
  - The Virginian Pravda  Hoooweee   Jan-24-06 09:50 PM   #72 
  - "The Freep" aka The Detroit Free Press -- check the link ...  Bozita   Jan-24-06 09:54 PM   #73 
  - The Richmond County Daily Journal is so  Jamastiene   Jan-24-06 10:35 PM   #74 
  - The Daily Oklahoman: The Daily Disappointment (nt)  CAG   Jan-24-06 10:48 PM   #75 
  - Or The Daily Joklahoman (Daily Joke, for short) n/t  fishwax   Jan-25-06 12:41 AM   #83 
  - Wretched Eagle  Vidar   Jan-24-06 10:50 PM   #76 
  - The Conway Scum when I lived in NH  graywarrior   Jan-24-06 10:52 PM   #77 
  - What about The Baltimore Sun?  elshiva   Jan-24-06 10:55 PM   #78 
  - Honest to god, not a nickname: Chattanooga News-Free Press  LearnedHand   Jan-24-06 11:08 PM   #79 
  - Classic  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-24-06 11:26 PM   #80 
  - Yakima Herald Republic: Yakima Horrid Repugnant  rustydog   Jan-24-06 11:27 PM   #81 
  - News & Observer = News & Disturber.  Lex   Jan-24-06 11:28 PM   #82 
  - News Gets Absurder also...  NYCparalegal   Jan-25-06 09:37 AM   #113 
  - The Vancouver Sun  HEyHEY   Jan-25-06 12:45 AM   #84 
  - Dood, if I lived in Vancouver  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-25-06 12:51 AM   #85 
     - Ah! Even worse  HEyHEY   Jan-25-06 12:57 AM   #87 
        - Not for Sorelle Saidman?  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-25-06 12:58 AM   #88 
           - And not for That ferguson asshole either  HEyHEY   Jan-25-06 12:59 AM   #89 
  - The Red Star  Kali   Jan-25-06 12:56 AM   #86 
  - The "DUD"  Ladyhawk   Jan-25-06 01:04 AM   #90 
  - Didn't they cut back to two or three days a week?  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-25-06 01:53 AM   #94 
  - I don't know. I don't subscribe to the DUD. :D n/t  Ladyhawk   Jan-25-06 09:24 AM   #110 
  - LOL I was thinking of that one when I first saw this thread.  tyedyeto   Jan-25-06 03:36 AM   #101 
  - I think "Tessiner Zeitung" is bad enough without a nick, don't you?  Heidi   Jan-25-06 01:26 AM   #92 
  - Man, they need copy editors *bad*  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-25-06 02:09 AM   #98 
  - The Edmonton Sewer  enigmatic   Jan-25-06 01:29 AM   #93 
  - The Horrible-Terrible  thinkingwoman   Jan-25-06 02:06 AM   #97 
  - The Pre-Intelligencer  bezdomny   Jan-25-06 03:24 AM   #99 
  - It is, but  Oeditpus Rex   Jan-25-06 04:33 AM   #103 
  - Wisconsin State Journal and the Capital Times  mokawanis   Jan-25-06 04:15 AM   #102 
  - Nothing clever, just stupid paper.  mutley_r_us   Jan-25-06 05:00 AM   #104 
  - the daily record= the daily liar  wildhorses   Jan-25-06 07:27 AM   #106 
  - Ann Arbor Snooze  1gobluedem   Jan-25-06 08:56 AM   #107 
  - I've heard it referred to as the Liberal State Journal  StaggerLee   Jan-25-06 09:32 AM   #112 
  - Grand Republican Press  ih8thegop   Jan-25-06 09:08 AM   #108 
  - The Detroit Spews...and The Free Press actually calls itself "The Freep".  MrsGrumpy   Jan-25-06 09:09 AM   #109 
  - The Atlanta Urinal-Constipation  Lurking_Argyle   Jan-25-06 09:28 AM   #111 
  - Messy Ink...  Tom_Foolery   Jan-25-06 10:13 AM   #116 
 

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