“You’re Gaslighting Yourself, Tony Ortega”

The internet slang dictionary of record, defines the term “gaslighting” as a “form of intimidation or abuse, sometimes where false information is presented to the victim, making them doubt their own memory, perception and quite often, their sanity.”

For Tony Ortega, however, gaslighting is something more. It is the very definition of

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“Nothing More Than Naked Greed And The Love of Money”

It’s been a while since we last checked in with what is happening in the whirlpool of lawsuits and litigation surrounding the Backpage sex syndicate for which Tony Ortega acted as defacto public-facing apologist.

For more than six years Tony Ortega paychecks were directly dependent upon how much ad space Backpage could sell

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Tony Ortega and the Case of the Killer Asteroid!

We received yet another ‘Ortega complaint’ in what seems to be becoming something of a running series here on the blog. These letters to the editor demanding better certainly do underline a lot of what we have been saying for months about the bad faith motivation, professional malpractice and pervasive bias on

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The Cult of Ortega

Tony Ortega’s online methodology is based upon his drive to divide, create conflict, and capitalize off of the very chaos he has manufactured.

If we have learned anything during our time examining the dark professional history (to say nothing of the twisted personal past) of Tony Ortega it is this — neither Ortega

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Lessons from An Incorrigible, Predictable Swine

We wrote yesterday about how if Tony Ortega didn’t have his pet obsession Scientology to write about, he wouldn’t have anything at all to publish.

Today we have a classic case in point, Tony Ortega’s Swine Flu panic.

What a different time it was for Tony Ortega in that spring

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“Hate is The Driver That Keeps Him Writing”

It’s not much of a stretch to suggest that if it weren’t for his incurable obsession with Scientology, Tony Ortega would have nothing to blog about.

On its face this may sound like a bold claim, especially as we’ve been looking in recent weeks at a number of Ortega’s past articles on a

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Tony Ortega’s Atheism is Leaking Again

The subject of Tony Ortega’s unprofessional biases is something we are vigilant about reminding our readers of. We’ve presented so many examples of Ortega’s bigoted and unbalanced ‘reporting’ that, frankly, it is amazing to us that anyone anywhere would mistake Tony Ortega for an actual journalist.

Maybe that is why it has been

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Why Tony Ortega Fears the Freedom of Information

It probably would not surprise you to learn that once again Tony Ortega is tipping his hand as to just how hypocritical he really is.

We’re used to hearing Ortega whine and moan as he throws his little tantrums over on his homemade basement blog, but recently Ortega’s hypocrisy has gotten so extreme

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“Martin Luther King Jr. Would Be Ashamed of You, Mr. Ortega”

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

‘Race relations’ is a subject we are hearing a lot about recently. Making headlines across the nation, it seems the topic of race is in the forefront of the country’s collective conscious. And people everywhere are speaking their mind about it.

All of this reminded us

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No Kind of Respectable Journalist

We’ve been getting asked a lot here for more context on the developing scandal concerning Tony Ortega and his attempts to have a sexual affair with one of his story sources. As shocking as this story is, it is hardly surprising to any of us familiar with the way Tony Ortega conducts himself both

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