TV News Illusion: “Reporter in the Field on Location”

All mainstream television news is built on transitions from one item to another. These transitions are called blends or segues. For example, the anchor in the studio goes to a “reporter on location” where “the news is happening” in real time. However, in many cases, the anchor in the studio already knows what the reporter…

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The Latest BS Health Problem: “Dormant Butt Syndrome”

I hate to say it, but examples like this have to be why people in other countries laugh at Americans. Now Ohio State researchers claim that “tight hip flexors and weak gluteal muscles” from not getting enough exercise, sitting too much, or sleeping in the fetal position can cause unnecessary strain on surrounding muscles that…

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