Tag Archives: Media Zombies

Sharyl Attkisson is the latest victim of the White House War on Freedom of the Press

I have resigned from CBS. — Sharyl Attkisson (@SharylAttkisson) March 10, 2014 Yesterday from John Nolte at Breitbart: Via her verified Twitter account, CBS investigative news reporter Sharyl Attkisson announced Monday that she has resigned from CBS. Although Politico received … Continue reading

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Now if only the gang at MSNBC would do the same . . .

If there ever is a nuclear war, afterwards the only creatures that will survive are cockroaches and television news talking heads. Flashback: This is the comment that got me banned from Crooks&Liars (my first banning ever!): I always thought the … Continue reading

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Spin War

This is why we can’t have nice things: Don’t listen to Obama’s Ukraine critics: he’s not ‘losing’ – and it’s not his fight In the days since Vladimir Putin sent Russian troops into the Crimea, it has been amateur hour … Continue reading

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Dear Media: Please Treat Obama Like A Hollywood Star

Seriously, I wish they would. Ed Driscoll has another good article at PJ Media, titled “Say, Maybe TMZ Could Open Up a Branch in DC“. In it he first talks about the invasive and hostile coverage that Hollywood stars receive … Continue reading

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WHEN ASSHOLES COLLIDE – Piers Morgan vs Touré Neblett

Your moment of Zen. This is an open thread.

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Don’t let the door hit you in the ass on the way out!

This weekend had a happy ending after all: Piers Morgan and CNN Plan End to His Prime-Time Show There have been times when the CNN host Piers Morgan didn’t seem to like America very much — and American audiences have … Continue reading

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MSNBC Does It Again

From the Department of Self-Inflicted Wounds: The left-wing network MSNBC has landed in hot water again over race, this time for calling conservatives racist in a Wednesday tweet about a Super Bowl ad for Cheerios. “Maybe the rightwing will hate … Continue reading

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Vox Media, Vox Dei?

Journolist founder, Obama fanboi, über wonk, whiz kid and news entrepreneur Ezra Klein has some exciting new news for everyone: Vox is our next Early last year, Melissa Bell, Matt Yglesias and I began wrestling with a question that had … Continue reading

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Quadrennial Silliness

Charlie Cook at National Journal: President Chris Christie? A Laughable Idea Even Before the Bridge Flap The course is predictable. An elected official or a staffer does something that is terribly wrong, unethical, and perhaps even mean-spirited. The news media … Continue reading

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The Truth Comes Out

Newsbusters: PIERS MORGAN, HOST: You have interviewed every president of my lifetime. Why is Obama facing so much opposition now? Why is he struggling so much to really fulfill the great flame of ambition and excitement that he was elected … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Matter What the GOP Says or Does, the Media Will Not Play Fair

(Courtesy of Legal Insurrection) There are some post-mortems being written about the recently-ended clusterfuck in Washington DC known by the misnomer of “the shutdown”. The conventional wisdom is that it was a political and public relations disaster for the Republicans … Continue reading

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Them Republicans Are So Cray-Cray!

The NY Fishwrapper goes nut-picking: Ignoring Qualms, Some Republicans Nurture Dreams of Impeaching Obama Representative Kerry Bentivolio, a freshman Republican from Michigan, has a legislative dream. It is not to balance the federal budget, or find a way to help … Continue reading

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You say that like it’s a bad thing

One of many reasons I am glad I do not live in New York. From Allahpundit at Hot Air: Jake Tapper to Spitzer: You’re kind of a sleazy privileged hypocrite, don’t you think? I’m paraphrasing very loosely in the headline, … Continue reading

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Media Matters’ War On Women

What is it with Vile Progs and strong, sexy, capable conservative women? The Two Sides Of Fox’s Megyn Kelly Three Years After Breaking the New Black Panthers Phony Scandal, Kelly To Move To Primetime Fox News has announced that when … Continue reading

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BBC Issues Quasi-Apology On Benghazi Coverage

Mark Mardell, North American Editor of BBC News: After Benghazi revelations, heads will roll There’s new evidence, obtained by ABC, that the Obama administration did deliberately purge references to “terrorism” from accounts of the attack on the Benghazi diplomatic mission, … Continue reading

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Secret Transcript: White House “Deep Background” Briefing

From a confidential source*: Jay Carney, WH Press Secretary: But, listen, let’s review the rules. Here’s how it works. The President makes decisions. He’s the decider. The press secretary announces those decisions, and you people of the press type those … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Why is the media going OFF THE RECORD???

Dylan Byers: W.H. holds off-the-record Benghazi briefing The White House held an off-the-record briefing with reporters on Friday afternoon to discuss recent revelations about the Benghazi investigation, sources familiar with the meeting tell POLITICO. The meeting began around 12:45 p.m. … Continue reading

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More Important Than Benghazi

No, seriously: The jury has found Jodi Arias guilty of first-degree murder in the death of her one-time boyfriend in Arizona. Arias initially denied involvement and later blamed the killing on masked intruders. Two years after her arrest, she said … Continue reading

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CNN Isn’t Even Trying To Hide It Anymore

CNN Panelist Calls Mitt Romney A “Religious Fanatic” For Encouraging Mormon Graduates To Have Families Mitt Romney spoke at Southern Virginia University commencement last week. SVU is 92 percent Mormon, so Romney mentioned things Mormons are familiar with like the … Continue reading

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A Fate Worse Than Death?

Intolerance: Half of Staff May Quit if Kochs Buy L.A. Times Breitbart: Here is a fascinating look at our open-minded, objective, unbiased, not-at-all-liberal media: At a Los Angeles Times in-house awards ceremony last week, columnist Steve Lopez addressed the elephant … Continue reading

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