'Hard on Injustice': CNN Defends Jackson’s Leniency with Sex Crimes

March 21st, 2022 1:12 PM

Monday was the first day of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court confirmation hearings and she’s expected to be grilled by Republican lawmakers on her record. With that on their minds, CNN journalists and analysts on At This Hour rushed to defend Jackson from accusations that she’s lenient with sex offenders and child porn peddlers given some of her rulings. They even lashed…


Nets Spoonfeed Viewers WH Spin for Jackson, Screech at GOP Criticism

March 21st, 2022 1:06 PM

Monday morning prior to the start of Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson, ABC, CBS, and NBC shoveled White House talking points that reveled over Jackson’s “historic nomination” and the “legal and political gauntlet” ahead and fretted Republicans are ready to “attack” with “fireworks” that could trigger “a political bounce” for President Biden.

Editor’s Pick: Right Scoop on SCOTUS Hypocrisy of WashPost’s Marcus

March 21st, 2022 11:56 AM

On Sunday, The Right Scoop’s Fred T. reported on a left-wing columnist and editorial page editor getting caught in stunning hypocrisy when it came to her treatment of Supreme Court nominees: “Washington Post’s Ruth Marcus says a SCOTUS seat is too important to do fact-checking or truthfulness. Except when she says the opposite. So just like everyone else in the media all the time.”…


Todd Jokes GOP Will Blame Jackson For Inflation

March 19th, 2022 1:47 PM

For his Friday show on MSNBC, MTP Daily host Chuck Todd tried his hand at comedy as he confidently proclaimed that Republicans will blame Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson for inflation because that is all they have. Giving the “Republican” perspective for the panel discussion was former party chair Michael Steele who agreed and claimed Jackson’s confirmation hearings will…


CBS Swoons Over Ketanji Brown Jackson With Her BFF ‘Hype Team’

March 18th, 2022 6:10 PM

On Friday, in preparation for the start of Senate confirmation hearings for President Biden’s left-wing Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson next week, CBS Mornings offered a “lovely” profile of the federal judge by chatting with her “oldest friends.” The members of Jackson’s self-described “hype team” were given a national platform to swoon over the “brilliance” of their BFF…


The View Avoids Jackson’s Leniency with Pedos, Targets Conservatives

March 18th, 2022 2:46 PM

Ahead of Monday’s start to the Supreme Court nomination hearings for Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, Friday’s COVID-stricken edition of ABC’s The View featured three co-hosts avoiding the apparent evidence of Jackson going easy on sex offenders and child porn peddlers. Instead, they came to her defense by arguing that she’ll “very literally” “outshine each and every one” of the…


Confused Woodruff Questions Why McConnell Doesn't Support Jackson

March 17th, 2022 6:17 PM

A confused PBS NewsHour host Judy Woodruff sought to inquire on Wednesday how Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell could possibly oppose Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination to the Supreme Court considering some conservatives have signaled support for her.


Amid 'Historic Nomination,' CNN Laments GOP Won't Vote For Jackson

March 11th, 2022 10:13 AM

Towards the end of Thursday’s Inside Politics on CNN, host John King and chief congressional correspondent Manu Raju lamented that Republicans are not lining up to vote for Ketanji Brown Jackson amid her “historic nomination” to the Supreme Court.


ABC Teams With Biden WH to Fawn Over ‘Real Person’ Ketanji Jackson

March 9th, 2022 5:14 PM

Wednesday on ABC’s Good Morning America, the network newscast decided to give the Biden White House an assist in its PR campaign to confirm far-left judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court by interviewing three “lifelong friends” “who know her best” on “what” we need “to know.”

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On MSNBC: Kavanaugh, Barrett Had 'Abysmal, Embarrassing' Resumes

February 28th, 2022 9:52 AM

On The Sunday Show with Jonathan Capehart on MSNBC, Fordham law professor Christina Greer uncorked a Pants On Fire claim that the resumes of Brett Kavanaugh and Amy Coney Barrett were "abysmal and embarrassing" compared to the long, long list of qualifications of Biden's nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson. 


Meacham Lumps Jackson Nomination in With Ukraine, WWII, Democracy

February 26th, 2022 2:22 PM

Presidential historian, sometimes Biden speechwriter, and frequent MSNBC Jon Meacham joined The 11th Hour on Friday to recap what turned out to be a very eventful week. For Meacham, the week both the defense of Ukraine and the nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court are critically important for democracy, just like winning World War II.


Alcindor Welcomes Dem Activists Getting Wish on Jackson

February 26th, 2022 11:36 AM

On the Saturday edition of Today on NBC, political contributor and PBS Washington Week host Yamiche Alcindor reacted to the news of Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination to the Supreme Court with excitement that Democratic activists will have another voice on the Court, but lamented that her ability to actually bring change is limited.


Coates on Jackson: 'Almost A Legal Deity,' Hope She Gets Due Process

February 26th, 2022 1:48 AM

CNN senior legal analyst Laura Coates joined CNN Newsroom on Friday to react to the official announcement of Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination to the Supreme Court. According to Coates, Jackson is almost a goddess-type figure who has descended from Mount Olympus and that she only hopes she will be afforded due process before the Senate.


Harwood Declares Criticism of Jackson As Liberal to Be Not Substantive

February 25th, 2022 10:24 PM

On Friday’s CNN Newsroom, White House correspondent John Harwood said that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s opposition to President Biden’s nomination of Ketanji Brown to the Supreme Court Jackson on the grounds she is going to be a reliable liberal is not a substantive criticism.