NEW NewsBusters Podcast: Thanks for Flying 'Let's Go Brandon Airlines'

November 1st, 2021 8:14 PM

Several CNN pundits and an AP reporter were extremely triggered by an alleged use of the phrase "Let's Go Brandon" at the end of a Southwest Airlines flight from Houston to Albuquerque. People wanted the pilot summarily fired. One CNN pundit bizarrely compared "Let's Go Brandon" to "Long Live ISIS."

NewsBusters Podcast: Obama Dismisses School Rape as a 'Fake Outrage'

October 27th, 2021 9:40 PM

Liberals and their media enablers have a bad habit of complaining conservatives have started "phony trumped-up culture wars." But in reality, the left almost always starts a cultural revolution, and then attacks anyone who resists as a phony.

NewsBusters Podcast: Lyin' Brian Williams Laments the Liberal Bubble

October 25th, 2021 8:35 PM

On the latest NewsBusters Podcast, we discuss MSNBC host Brian Williams on his 11th Hour show telling black leftist Baratunde Thurston that the press corps live in "blue dots" and don't understand the country "beyond the last exit for a Whole Foods." But they never change or adapt! That, apparently, would mean a surrender.

NewsBusters Podcast: Biden Cuddles and Comedy Talk with Christian Toto

October 22nd, 2021 10:16 PM

CNN's pre-scripted, pre-screened "town hall" with Joe Biden felt like bumper bowling, protecting the president from gutter balls and gaffes. Then: what's going on with Dave Chappelle and cancel culture and comedy with Christian Toto of HollywoodInToto.com and the Right On Hollywood Podcast.

NewsBusters Podcast: Biden's Aerobic Avoidance of Interviewers

October 20th, 2021 8:52 PM

Politico reported President Biden has granted just 10 interviews in his first nine months as president, none since Labor Day. At this point, Trump had done 57, and Obama 131. Despite Biden's dramatic interview avoidance, the media haven't found democracy dying in darkness, even with only three interviews with print outlets. The Washington Post happily accepts being shut out…

NB Podcast: Stelter's Cranky That Mollie Hemingway Sells Book on FOX

October 18th, 2021 10:09 PM

CNN's Brian Stelter was unhappy on Sunday morning that Mollie Hemingway was promoting her book Rigged on media bias and Big Tech censorship in the 2020 campaign. In the same hour, Hemingway was on Fox News underlining that the Democrats haven't really accepted a loss in the presidential campaign since Dukakis in 1988.

NewsBusters Podcast: Nets Ignore Climate Clashes and Hunter Biden Cash

October 15th, 2021 10:24 PM

The networks that are still obsessing over January 6 weren't talking about leftist climate protesters "occupying" the Interior Department this week and fighting with police. Then Geoff Dickens, our Director of Media Analysis, discusses his new survey of all the Hunter Biden scandal stories the networks are shamelessly ignoring. 

NewsBusters Podcast: Fox & The Daily Wire Report Story, Liberals Skip

October 13th, 2021 8:22 PM

The Daily Wire broke it, and Fox News put it on television. A 9th-grade girl was allegedly raped in a Loudoun County (Virginia) high school by a "gender-fluid" male in a skirt. A month later, a contentious Loudoun County school board meeting on transgender policy included a denial that anything like this had ever happened in their schools.

NewsBusters Podcast: Media Stars Blame The Media for Biden's Bad Polls

October 11th, 2021 6:34 PM

It used to be terrible and undemocratic to blame the media for anything. CNN and MSNBC are now lamenting the media's role in Biden's polling decline. Brian Williams claimed "really crappy reporting" is to blame. Brian Stelter claimed it was irresponsible to push the message "Democrats in disarray" when they can't pass their agenda. 

NEW NewsBusters Podcast: Networks Burying Joe Biden's Bad Polls

October 8th, 2021 10:50 PM

A new Quinnipiac poll showed Joe Biden's approval rating at a dismal 38 percent. Naturally, the networks responded to this bad news by either ignoring it or mentioning it for ten seconds. 

NewsBusters Podcast: Top Melania Aide & Katie Couric Spill Nasty Beans

October 6th, 2021 9:21 PM

The liberal media never tire of anti-Trump "tell all" memoirs, no matter how many are published. The latest mud-slinger is Stephanie Grisham, the former top Melania Trump aide, who is now a hot guest on "news" shows. There are tough questions, but there is plenty of air time to sell, sell, sell that memoir. Katie Couric is exposing herself as Catty Katie in her new memoir. 

NewsBusters Podcast: Fox News Turns 25, Stelter Turns Red in the Face

October 4th, 2021 8:34 PM

Fox News Channel debuted on October 7, 1996, so they're celebrating their 25-year anniversary. But CNN host Brian Stelter trashed Fox as a network full of "darkness," a badly clogged heart of the GOP.

NewsBusters Podcast: How Much Has the Media Changed? with Rich Noyes

October 1st, 2021 8:09 PM

It's an "exit interview" of sorts on today's NewsBusters Podcast: Our research director Rich Noyes is retiring, so we talked about everything that's happened in the media and their coverage of politics from the Reagan years to today. 

NewsBusters Podcast: Do Generals Wage Wars or Spin Reporters All Day?

September 29th, 2021 7:21 PM

Generals used to specialize in fighting wars. But it seems like under Trump, Gen. Mark Milley was speaking to every liberal journalist writing an anti-Trump book. You wonder if Afghanistan would have turned out better if our top general wasn’t so busy “exposing” the president to help the liberals own the best-seller lists.