Tuesday, January 10, 2012

HuffPost Hate Spreads To Tech Section

Even the "Tech" section of the Huffington Post is filled with irrational hatred. Let me demonstrate this first in our classic method of post counting. Let's take a look at the top headlines of "HuffPost Tech" at the time I am writing this. Like before, count the posts:

Okay, you get the idea. No matter the topic or the size of the headline, no article in the Tech section gets more than 150 comments, and even then you need a big name like Stephen Hawking. Now add a story about Israel to the picture:

And suddenly the traffic picks right up, doesn't it? As for the thread itself, it was one of the ugliest threads I've seen in a while, as irrational hatred just came pouring out into the comments section. Here is but a small sample, click to zoom in:

We also had a new crop of ridiculous lies:

So let this be a lesson: No matter when, or where, or what the story is about, irrational hatred will follow it as long as Israel is involved. This...is the Huffington Post.

1 comment:

  1. OMG Gib Melson must be insane.



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