It certainly seemed like a subtweet aimed toward the folks at Vox, but their speciality is “Voxsplaining,” not “explaining.” Still, Joan Walsh misses the days when news professionals sounded like provocative thinkers and not “explainers.”

To be fair, Vox has pushed the edge of what we know, like the existence of that bridge between Gaza and the West Bank.

OK, let’s just say it’s Vox until we work up a handy infographic.

Before you click this next link for the punchline, keep in mind that Walsh is Salon’s editor-at-large.