Laughing just to keep from crying?

http://blogs.ischool.utexas.edu/infomatters/2014/08/01/laughing-just-to-keep-from-crying-2/

http://blogs.ischool.utexas.edu/infomatters/?p=767

I find the coverage in the US media of the awful conflict in Gaza to be depressingly unbalanced. Even NPR has difficulty getting the perspective of all sides and most TV news commentators seem far to willing to toe a soft line when it comes to asking hard questions. Seems others are thinking the same. Fascinatingly, this clip is the work of a comedic actor from the UK who is more than a little insightful in his commentary. Take it away, Russel Brand: