I.E. the application of Bernays-esque “spin doctoring” to influence public perception while pretending to the objectivity of reporting. Political Correctness and Neo-Con Righteousness are equally guilty of the abuse. So named from “SLAG”, the impurities burned and refined out of raw material in metal working.
PC slagging: The election of a "black" president is a mile stone in race relation.
To lean or slump your head over due to excessive intake of marijuana or other narcotics
To react very slowly or stupidly
"Just facialed 2 blunts of white widow, Im all slagged out right now"
"Were always on that shit, hashtag SlagSquad"