Must be another slow news day at the Washington Post. And because of it, I think I just threw up a little bit in my mouth.
The headline at NewsBusters says it all:
WaPo Tells of Protester ‘Cuddle Puddles’ and ‘Occubabies’ on the Way
Well, once you overlook the rampant head lice, lack of soap, and openly defecating on police cars, what’s not to love?
NewsBusters Tim Graham reports:
The Post’s Sunday front page was dominated by the headline “LOVE AMID THE TENTS.” The biggest “news” of the day was casual sex, hippie-style.
A gag-inducing two minute video on their site can be seen below:
Graham continues –
Post reporter Annie Gowen proclaimed that “As the Occupy movement enters its fourth month locally, it has spawned two full-service camps, more than 100 arrests and an ongoing constitutional debate over the right to free speech on federal land. But a combustible combination of youthful energy, enthusiasm for shared ideals and tight living quarters has given rise to something else: Romance. Lots and lots of romance.”
And the Washington Post went on from there…
Medics at both D.C. protests routinely hand out condoms. At McPherson Square, there are also pregnancy tests — at least one of which has come back positive. Indeed, Occupiers are beginning to joke that a string of Occubabies may appear come June…
Occubabies? No word on whether or not STD’s will heretofore be referred to as Occucrabs.