NewsBusters Podcast: PolitiFact Is NOT 'Obsessed with Fairness'

April 10th, 2024 10:28 PM

While USA Today fact-checking boss Eric Litke says fact-checkers should be "obsessed with fairness," our latest NewsBusters study of PolitiFact demonstrates a significant partisan aggression against Republican politicians.

NewsBusters Podcast: The Leftist Media Often Can't 'Get Religion'

April 8th, 2024 10:36 PM

As the media bring their leftist lens to the "culture wars" and religion in politics, they're prone to simplifying everything and only covering religion when it intrudes on the new orthodoxy of wokeness. Terry Mattingly operated the site GetReligion for 20 years, and he explains how he assesses the media's handling of religion stories.

NewsBusters Podcast: Mark Levin Hammers CNN's Bash and Tapper

April 5th, 2024 11:02 PM

CNN is perennially offended at the thought that Donald Trump is still politically viable despite all its dirty work for Democrats. On his radio show this week, Mark Levin hammered Dana Bash for "fact checking" RFK Jr and tackled Tapper's pleading for Democrats to pander harder to pro-Hamas voters. 

NewsBusters Podcast: A Fevered, Frenzied, Frazzled Media War on Trump

April 3rd, 2024 10:55 PM

Once again in 2024, journalists need to justify treating Trump as a deadly bubonic plague, an impending Hitler. Treating him as one side of an election is dangerous when he is the End of Democracy. Then they claim they only have a bias in favor of Truth. Yes, they're totally not favoring the Democrats with this foam-flecked Evil Trump coverage.

NewsBusters Podcast: Biden Lays an Egg on Transgender Day of Easter

April 1st, 2024 10:43 PM

The hot item of the Easter weekend on conservative social media was President Biden's "compassionate" embrace of Transgender Day of Visibility when it coincided with Easter. Biden chose his woke-left voters over church-going Christian voters. The media rushed to Biden's defense. Managing Editor Curtis Houck reviews the hot takes on Biden and Trump on TV.

NewsBusters Podcast: PBS and The Atlantic Merge in the Liberal Bubble

March 27th, 2024 8:46 PM

Last August, PBS announced it was entering a partnership with the leftist magazine The Atlantic to rebrand its Friday night journalist roundtable show Washington Week. We've studied six months of this merger, and it's no surprise that it's dramatically anti-Trump and anti-Republican. Our PBS analyst Clay Waters shares his findings. 

NB Podcast: Angry Peacocks Prance Against Ronna McDaniel Joining NBC

March 25th, 2024 10:00 PM

From NBC's Meet the Press to MSNBC's Morning Joe, the liberal bubble is in a furious revolt against ex-RNC boss Ronna McDaniel joining their team as a commentator. They want her fired before she begins. But they're all for ideological diversity....yeah, right.

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NewsBusters Podcast: A Sappy Rerun for Christine 'No Evidence' Ford

March 22nd, 2024 10:39 PM

Christine Blasey Ford provided what they call “no evidence” to back up her 2018 claim that Brett Kavanaugh assaulted her when they were teens. Kavanaugh fiercely denied the charge. But CBS and ABC and NPR have provided sappy publicity for her new book – which provides no new evidence of her story.

NewsBusters Podcast: Search Lurch, or Google Tilts Internet to Left

March 20th, 2024 10:53 PM

A new study by Free Speech America found that Google was guilty of election interference on 41 occasions from 2008 to today. FSA chief Dan Schneider explains all their findings.

 

NewsBusters Podcast: Bombast Over 'Bloodbath' Reflects Biden PR Points

March 18th, 2024 10:44 PM

On Saturday, Donald Trump spoke out against China's attempt to build electric vehicles in Mexico, saying he'll slap a 100% tariff on it if he's elected, and if not, "it's going to be a bloodbath for the country." The media then reported it like he said "elect me, or get a bloodbath." Jorge Bonilla joins the show to explain how the Sunday morning and evening "news" shows reflected a Biden-…

NewsBusters Podcast: Pinning 'Exoneration' on Robert Hur (He/Him)

March 15th, 2024 10:40 PM

Democrats claimed that when special counsel Robert Hur decided not to prosecute the president, he was therefore "exonerated." But when Robert Mueller declined to prosecute Donald Trump in Russiagate, they all insisted he was "NOT exonerated!" Bill D'Agostino shares his video compilations on this and on terms used to identify the killer of Laken Riley.

NewsBusters Podcast: David Frum Compares Trump to Earth-Ending Comet

March 13th, 2024 10:30 PM

Jonah Goldberg recently warned that too many people are "catastrophizing" this election, that the world might end if the candidate we hate wins. David Frum, once a speechwriter for George W. Bush, hates Donald Trump with such an intensity that he went on CNN's morning show to compare Trump to an Earth-destroying giant comet. CNN morning host Kasie Hunt couldn't say anything skeptical, just "…

NewsBusters Podcast: Trump Loves Orban vs. Biden Should Cater to Hamas

March 11th, 2024 10:24 PM

Why do left-wing journalists want Joe Biden to come to the aid of Hamas terrorists? They accuse him of overseeing Israel's "genocide," and he's not supposed to be upset. Kristen Welker can pelt Republicans with questions about Trump saying nice things to Hungarian "autocrat" Viktor Orban, but she worries Biden's so-called "full-throated support of Israel" will hurt Democrats. 

NB Podcast: Moms for Liberty Co-Founder on Her '60 Minutes' Experience

March 8th, 2024 10:30 PM

On Sunday night, “60 Minutes” aired a hatchet job by Scott Pelley on Moms for Liberty and their advocacy for "book bans" -- keeping pornography out of the public school libraries. Pelley attacked the Moms for evasive answers, but the CBS edits were incredibly evasive...especially refusing to delve into the graphically sexual content at issue. Moms for Liberty co-founder Tiffany Justice…