Tag Archives: Media

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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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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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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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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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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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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What Goes Around, Comes Around

Newsbusters: Chuck Todd: Obama ‘Hates’ ‘Internet Media and Social Media’ NBC’s Chuck Todd told an inconvenient truth about Barack Obama on Sunday’s Meet the Press. CHUCK TODD: What I wonder how many people realized at the end [of Saturday’s White … Continue reading

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No Shit, Sherlock?

Captain Obvious Award Winner: Gosnell case: HuffPost host says left ‘made a decision’ to not cover trial Since late last week, a consensus has emerged: The national media has in large part ignored the trial of 72-year-old abortion provider Kermit … Continue reading

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This post will make you sick – the Grand Jury Report on Dr. Kermit Gosnell

These are the opening paragraphs of the Grand Jury report on Dr. Kermit Gosnell: This case is about a doctor who killed babies and endangered women. What we mean is that he regularly and illegally delivered live, viable, babies in … Continue reading

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Protecting You From Unhappy Thoughts

From Elite Panic and Kermit Gosnell by Ace of Spades: People who do evil generally don’t imagine they’re doing evil. In fact, some of the worst evils are perpetrated by those who’ve convinced themselves they’re doing good. One’s conscience tends … Continue reading

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The Mouths Of Sauron

Victor Davis Hanson: Journalists as Ring Wraiths Today’s Washington journalists are like J. R. R. Tolkien’s ring wraiths, petty lords who wanted a few shiny golden Obama rings — only to end up as shrunken slaves to the One. The … Continue reading

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Whose War On Women?

Yesterday by Maureen Callahan in the NY Post: “I had a young reporter asking tough, important questions of an Obama Cabinet secretary,” says one DC veteran. “She was doing her job, and they were trying to bully her. In an … Continue reading

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“You Will Regret This”

Business Insider: BOB WOODWARD: A ‘Very Senior’ White House Person Warned Me I’d ‘Regret’ What I’m Doing Bob Woodward said this evening on CNN that a “very senior person” at the White House warned him in an email that he … Continue reading

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Who the hell is Oscar Pistorius and why should I care?

Today’s ZOMG! news bulletin: Oscar Pistorius granted bail in murder case Nine days after his arrest in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Oscar Pistorius has been released on bail. A judge granted bail to the double-amputee athlete Friday on … Continue reading

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Dogs Always Whine When They Get Left Behind

WaPo: President Obama enjoys guys’ weekend, golfs with Tiger Woods President Obama on Sunday displayed the freedom that comes with not having another election ahead of him, golfing with Tiger Woods in an enclave of privilege here along Florida’s blustery … Continue reading

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It’s A Business!

Theodore Dawes: The Fall of Journalism In the past 30-plus years I’ve interviewed dozens of candidates for jobs in journalism. Among the questions I always posed is this one: Why are newspapers published? To date, no journalism school graduate has … Continue reading

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Impartial Partisanship

Chris Hughes: Welcome to Our Redesign With this issue, we relaunch The New Republic. Our goals may be somewhat different from those of the magazine’s founding fathers, but we share their unabashed idealism. We believe that our new hyper-information age … Continue reading

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Best Scam Ever

Glenn Reynolds: Where big GOP bucks could matter Mitt Romney and the GOP lost, but it wasn’t for lack of money. They spent a lot; they just didn’t get enough bang for the buck. Billionaire Sheldon Adelson alone donated $150 … Continue reading

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There are none so blind as those who will not see

Matthew Continetti: See No Evil If a campaign finance story is not about David Koch or Sheldon Adelson, do liberals care? Consider the reaction to Kenneth Vogel’s important report on the winter meeting of the Democracy Alliance, the secretive organization … Continue reading

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