Category Archives: Jeff Pelline

Word on the street is that Jeffie is grandstanding again

Jeff “Podunk” Pelline, always quick to come to the defense of a potential advertiser in his alleged magazine, is going after The Union for a recent story claiming multiple customers’ drinks were spiked at local bars. The Union ran a … Continue reading

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Hey, Jeffie, why didn’t you disclose YOUR conflict of interest?

Regular readers of his blog know that Podunk Pelline has a double standard for activities in these parts: There’s one standard that applies to Jeffie and a second standard that applies to everybody else. A good example can be found … Continue reading

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Podunk Pelline praises columnist for The Union! Film at 11!

I know you’re going to find this hard to believe, but Jeff “Podunk” Pelline has actually praised a columnist for The Union. I know, I know. For almost a decade now, the alleged former big time journalist has relentlessly pounded … Continue reading

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As long as we’re on the subject of misleading the public…

Jeff “Podunk” Pelline just loves to find reasons for criticizing The Union, even stooping to making selective use of the facts if that’s what it takes to get in a cheap shot. Jeffie’s latest tantrum involves an item in the … Continue reading

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Social media won’t lead to greater enlightenment

Self-styled local media guru Jeff “Podunk” Pelline keeps insisting that social media is changing the way we communicate, presumably for the greater good. The driving force behind this “revolution” is Facebook, the same outfit that just turned over to Congress … Continue reading

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Now it’s ’embarrassing’ for The Union to cover the news!

You would think Jeff “Podunk” Pelline would have run out of reasons by now for criticizing The Union, but you should never underestimate a fevered brain that never rests. Bitterness is a powerful motivator. Now Podunk is teeing off on … Continue reading

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Is it satire or fake news? Only you can decide

Jeff “Podunk” Pelline, never known for his sense of humor, got off a good one this morning when he described Reinette Senum as a “citizen journalist” before running her “report” on last night’s forum on fake news featuring Snopes and … Continue reading

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