NewsBusters Podcast: Media Stand Proudly with Antisemite Ilhan Omar
As the House voted to remove far-left Rep. Ilhan Omar from the House Foreign Affairs Committee, the bluest media (like 'Morning Joe') said they would stand proudly with Omar and against GOP "hypocrisy." Benjamin Weingarten wrote a book on Omar and explains the whole scene.
NewsBusters Podcast: CNN Ratings Crash Matches Doubling Down on Bias
The media are not trusted. They're not popular. Now, they're not very profitable. The anti-Trump business model is failing, and CNN's ratings are cratering. Last week, they had the worst ratings in nine years, drawing under 450,000 viewers in prime time, while Fox News had over 2 million.
NewsBusters Podcast: Kevin McCarthy and Jim Jordan School Sunday Hosts
Tom Jones, a liberal analyst at the Poynter Institute, praised CBS's Margaret Brennan and NBC's Chuck Todd for aggressively taking on (respectively) Speaker Kevin McCarthy and Rep. Jim Jordan. But McCarthy and Jordan gave as good as they got, exposing the Sunday hosts as the Democrats that they are.
NewsBusters Podcast: Joy Behar Cries 'Mental Illness' on Gun Rights
After two mass shootings in California, ABC's The View crew is back in gun-hating mode, and Joy Behar said America needs to "grow up" about guns. “There’s like a mental illness going on in the country that has to be stopped immediately.”
NewsBusters Podcast: McCarthy vs. Hostile Reporters and Fact Checkers
Conservative Twitter buzzed about Speaker McCarthy letting a PBS reporter have it about Adam Schiff, and the "independent fact checkers" like Glenn Kessler of The Washington Post and CNN's Daniel Dale are demonstrating again that they tilt their targeting at Republicans.
NewsBusters Podcast: Tweaking Pro-Abort Killjoys at the March for Life
Friday's annual March for Life drew some assorted news stories (not from ABC). MRCTV's Tierin-Rose Mandelburg joins the show to discuss her video from the protest scene, and how pro-abortion people struggled with her questions. Also: NBC's Chuck Todd mangles facts in his memory of the Monica Lewinsky affair 25 years ago.
NewsBusters Podcast: From Morning Joe's Boxers to Don Lemon's Hoodie
MSNBC's Joe Scarborough has angrily ranted against Donald Trump the "fascist," so why is he now saying he's the Muhammad Ali of GOP contenders? And why did CNN's Don Lemon attempt to wear a hoodie with a suit jacket on morning TV? Mark Finkelstein joins the show to discuss his take based on his years of experience on the AM news-busting beat.
NewsBusters Podcast: Brian Stelter Won't Grill a Sulzberger
Brian Stelter sighting! The former CNN host resurfaced at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland to moderate a panel on crushing "disinformation." He made it sound like a European version of his old show Reliable Sources, asking his fellow leftists how they manage a world in which Donald Trump is still proving that "lying works."
NewsBusters Podcast: Chuck Todd Laughably Claims He's All About Facts
It's truly puzzling. Why does Meet the Press host Chuck Todd keep inviting on Senator Ron Johnson, attacking him, and then getting angry Johnson bites back about bias? It's funny. But why would he think anyone would believe him when he says "I'm a journalist, I have to deal in facts!"
NewsBusters Podcast: Ratings Keep Falling for Woke Golden Globes
The ratings of Tuesday's Golden Globe Awards telecast on NBC fell again from its last airing in 2021. Awards shows now feature a lot of woke lecturing and reward obscure movies and TV shows many people haven't seen.
NewsBusters Podcast: Classified Documents and Double Standards
CBS broke the news on Monday that Biden's lawyers disclosed they have discovered classified documents in an office at the University of Pennsylvania’s Biden Center in the nation's capital. The "roughly 10" documents are from President Biden's vice-presidential office at the center, which opened in 2018.
NewsBusters Podcast: Biden Visits Border, NPR Asks Why Border Control?
President Biden's visit to the border in El Paso was greeted by liberal media operatives in two noticeable ways. Either they sympathized with Biden's work on this "complex" issue, or -- like NPR's Steve Inskeep -- they asked Team Biden "why" they would tell people not to come to America and cross the border illegally? MRC Latino Director Jorge Bonilla offers his expertise on these matters.
NewsBusters Podcast: Speaker Votes and Jonah Goldberg Fart Jokes
After all the House speaker votes amid January 6 drama, CNN pundit Jonah Goldberg slammed conservatives voting against Kevin McCarthy as a RINO loser is a "fantasy" that "these guys are getting high on their own farts in the Fox green room." Goldberg went on to insult NewsBusters, so we evaluate it all.
NewsBusters Podcast: Hard-Right Republicans, But No Hard-Left Democrat
Regardless of your opinion on the conservative bloc refusing to vote for Kevin McCarthy for House Speaker, it's another occasion where we can witness the news media underlining conservative extremism, when they almost never identify left-wing extremism.