Tag Archives: Liberal Media Bias

‘Elite or Liberal Issues’

Why does CNN devote so little time to covering serious topics such as climate change while spending hours covering a befouled Carnival Cruise? According to a new report from Media Matters, CNN became hyper-focused on challenging Fox News and this … Continue reading
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The Both Sides Meme and the 2012 Election

Froomkin’s new article about false equivalences in the press is outstanding. The centerpiece: “If voters are going to be able to hold accountable political figures, they’ve got to know what’s going on,” Ornstein said. “And if the story that you’re … Continue reading

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MSNBC and the Well-Known Liberal Media Bias

My Tuesday column hits some familiar territory… Last week, Michael Calderone of The Huffington Post published an extensive item on MSNBC’s alleged pro-Obama, pro-Democratic Party bias, as well as network president Phil Griffin’s defensiveness about the conventional wisdom’s perception of … Continue reading

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It Must Be Liberal Media Bias

Reporters embedded with the Romney campaign took time off from covering the issues (I jest) yesterday to play a game of flag football with Romney’s campaign staff. DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Mitt Romney will be participating in his own political … Continue reading

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Idiot Quote of the Day

“You are seeing now the press, which contains many reflexive defenders of Obama — many throne sniffers who instinctively suck up to power — you are seeing them try to dismiss this as old news.” -Tucker Carlson on his latest … Continue reading

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George Will: Conservatism Didn’t Fail. White Guilt Failed Conservatism.

Conservative serious person George Will appears to be throwing in the towel today, but not without offering a not-at-all clever excuse for the failure of his party’s platform and their presidential nominee. That Obama is African American may be important, … Continue reading

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Romney Donors Are Skewed

This comes from Fox Business so it must be fair and balanced, right? No? The Romney campaign is experiencing what some officials believe could be the beginning of a mass exodus of big money donors diverting their cash away from … Continue reading

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Conspiracy Theory

As you’re probably aware of by now, every pollster except Gallup has a well-known liberal bias and the fact that every single poll shows President Obama with a lead over Mitt Romney is a conspiracy perpetrated by the liberal media. … Continue reading

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Idiot Quote of the Day

I agree with Josh Marshall of Talking Points Memo who says this is the “stupidest thing I ever heard.” Democrats wish they had the diversity of speakers and deep bench [of the GOP] to show America -Chuck Todd on the … Continue reading

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I’d Like To Apologize For This Shakedown

During a commercial break on Yahoo’s live-stream of the RNC today, Yahoo News’ Washington bureau chief David Chalian quipped to colleagues that the Romneys are “happy to have a party when black people drown,” and that “they’re not concerned at … Continue reading

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The Worst Political Team On Television

ThinkProgress has compiled a list of conservative figures who have chosen to ardently defend Representative Todd Akin’s legitimate rape comments, and while you can expect to see the usual suspects from the Family Research Council and the American Family Association … Continue reading

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Mark Halperin is Always Wrong

My Monday column is an extended take-down of Mark Halperin’s latest burst of hackery. When we do the list of names that occupy the rogues gallery of political villains, Mark Halperin’s name doesn’t often make the cut. It’s chiefly because … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

[W]hat the whole Beltway media crowd has done – is to slot Ryan into a role someone is supposed to be playing in their political play, that of the thoughtful, serious conservative wonk. In reality, Ryan is nothing like that; … Continue reading

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Chart of the Day

Your “liberal media bias” illustrated. There’s no news like bad (for the president) news.

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The Real McCarthyism

This makes me want to violently shake someone. Yesterday on Face the Nation, host Bob Schieffer compared Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s accusation that Mitt Romney didn’t pay taxes for 10 years to McCarthyism. “Isn’t this kind of like Joe … Continue reading

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Liberal Media Bias

The White House Correspondents’ Association has decided not to punish The Daily Caller for Neil Munro’s heckling outburst in the rose garden last month. The organization’s incoming president, Fox News White House correspondent Ed Henry, raised the issue of the … Continue reading

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It’s Not Your Imagination

If you feel as though John McCain is consulted far too often by our very serious liberal media, it’s not just your imagination. Here are the numbers to prove it. According to a study by the University of Minnesota’s Smart … Continue reading

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Astroturfed

Whether or not NPR and NBC News were aware of his background, they should be embarrassed for turning to a member of the NFIB for the genuine reflections of a downtrodden small business owner who just lost his freedoms. via … Continue reading

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Fail(s) of the Day

Today has been a magnificent day for the Obama campaign and the millions of Americans who have been assured that they will have access to healthcare, but it’s also been a day filled with astonishing failures among the media and … Continue reading

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Liberal Media Bias

According to the Pew Research Center, the liberal media is completely in-the-tank for President Obama Mitt Romney. While a friendly press in the tank for President Obama may fit nicely into the right’s narrative of liberal bias in the press, … Continue reading

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