Wild Pitches: Gaza edition

By TPC STAFF With the current conflict in the Gaza Strip entering its fourth week, the Western media has been struggling to keep the narrative fresh. While there’s some thoughtful reporting out there, most of the coverage has devolved into partisan noise and celebrity nonsense. But now that we’ve entered the media circus portion of this story’s life, here are some tone…

Daily Clicks — April 30, 2014

“Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems: How Hip-Hop Failed Black America, Part II.” This is part two in a series of essays by Questlove examining the state of Hip-Hop. Read part one here. (vulture.com) Lucasfilm announces Star Wars: Episode VII cast. Wait, where’s Lando? (comicbookresources.com) “Before Gonzo: Hunter S. Thompson’s Early, Underrated Journalism Career” (theatlantic.com) VIDEO: The Ducktales theme song…