Silver: Biden ‘Mess’ Caused By Pro-Dem Press Caving to 'Media Scolds'

July 8th, 2024 3:00 PM

Statistics-based journalist-pollster Nate Silver, who previously worked at the New York Times and ABC News, had some internal insight into the media bias debate, saying out loud what we at NewsBusters know well, in his Monday post “Blaming the media is what got Democrats into this mess.” (The mess being President Biden’s disastrous debate performance and the feigned shock from the…

Mika Brzezinski Joe Scarborough John Heilemann MSNBC Morning Joe 5-30-24

Scarborough Clings to NYT Article to Keep Hope Alive for Biden

June 3rd, 2024 11:09 AM

On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough clings to an article by Nate Cohn of the New York Times to keep hope alive for Biden's chances in the 2024 election. Scarborough also boasts about having predicted in 2016 that Trump could win, omitting the fact that just a few days before the 2016 election, he told worried Democrats; "Just relax. Don't go under your bed and get in the fetal position and get…


ABC Hypes ‘Incredible’ Guilty Verdict of Trump, ‘Cheers’ at Biden HQ

May 30th, 2024 10:33 PM

Not surprisingly, Disney-owned ABC went gaga Thursday over former President Trump being found guilty on all 34 counts brought by far-left Manhattan D.A. Alvin Bragg relating to the 2016 election, basking in the “incredible verdict” from New Yorkers that they claim had not only “broken” Trump in spirit, but will cause “a significant percentage” of voters to not vote for Trump. In turn, they…


MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough Gets Melty Over NYT Poll— MRC’s Hamill Reacts

May 17th, 2024 9:55 AM

MRC contributing writer Stephanie Hamill was a guest on Thursday’s The Balance on Newsmax with host Eric Bolling and former Michigan gubernatorial candidate Tudor Dixon where they discussed MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough’s latest tizzy over a New York Times/Siena poll showing Trump leading in five out of six swing states.

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Scarborough Accuses New York Times Of Rigging Polls AGAINST Biden!

May 15th, 2024 6:46 PM

On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough accuses the New York Times of rigging polls against Biden in order to create clickbait news stories.  Scarborough also shouts down John Heilemann, who politely sought to slightly differ.

Column: The Public Doesn't Trust the 'Democracy-Saving' Media

May 3rd, 2024 5:55 AM

The national media consider themselves essential in educating the electorate, so what happens when the electorate does not consider them a trustworthy guardian of democracy? A new poll found only 14 percent of the public expressed a great deal of confidence in the media on their election-related information, while 52 percent have little or no confidence in their journalism.

Mika Brzezinski Joe Scarborough MSNBC Morning Joe 5-2-24

Scarborough Rips MSM For Mocking MAGA As Rednecks -- Did Same Himself

May 2nd, 2024 10:55 AM

On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough criticizes the media for stereotyping Trump supporters as "people are stumbling drunk out of their trailer park and shooting raccoons or something like that. " But Scarborough himself recently mocked Republican Jim Comer in similar fashion, describing him as saying, "we ain't really got nuthin' but a squirrel fryer and a hound dog," and "running for the hills.…


CBS News Panics Over Battleground DOOM Poll

April 30th, 2024 1:15 AM

CBS News has added a latest installment to their ongoing series of panicked items conveying the current state of the race: a recap of their own poll showing former President Trump garnering greater trust on the economy in three key battleground states: Michigan, Wisconsin, and Pennsylvania. The poll was covered as part of White House correspondent Weijia Jiang’s daily wrapup.


Daily Show Tortures Pinata To Cope With Trump Leading Latino Vote

April 17th, 2024 10:05 AM

Actor and alleged comedian John Leguizamo joined Tuesday’s edition of The Daily Show on Comedy Central to have a calm and rational, adult-like reaction to polling that shows Donald Trump leading among Latinos. Just kidding, he decided to torture a piñata while going off a profanity-ridden Spanish tirade.

Following Polls Is Not Leadership

April 15th, 2024 1:09 PM

In the mid-‘90s, President Bill Clinton hired famed pollster Dick Morris to triangulate Clinton’s path to victory in 1996. Morris told Clinton that polling is not designed to tell someone what to do. Rather, polling is designed to tell one how to sell what they want to do. President Joe Biden has forgotten that lesson and now, instead of leading, he is being led around by his polling. Eighteen…

POLL: Dem Voters Least Concerned About Gov’t Online Speech Censorship

March 28th, 2024 4:47 PM

Democrat voters are the least worried that the government will use the guise of fighting misinformation and hate speech to censor political dissent on the Internet and social media, a new national survey reveals.

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Ignore 'Stupid March Polls! Joe Scarborough Goes Baghdad Bob For Biden

March 23rd, 2024 6:44 AM

On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough goes full Baghdad Bob for Biden. He suggests people should ignore "stupid March polls" that show Biden losing, and analogizes the race to the 1980 race between Carter and Reagan, before Carter's support collapsed at the very end.


Poll Shows Trump Up On Israel/Gaza, CNN Scoffs 'World Is Upside Down'

March 22nd, 2024 2:17 PM

CNN’s Dana Bash took time on Friday’s edition of Inside Politics to discuss some of the network’s latest polling data that showed Donald Trump with a 20-point lead over Joe Biden on who would do a better job on the issue of Israel and Gaza. Bash simply couldn’t believe as she scoffed that “the world is upside down.”


PBS Panics Over Dip in LGBTQ Support As 'Queers' 'Assert Their Rights'

March 20th, 2024 8:25 PM

PBS again went to bat for the “LGBTQ-Plus” warriors on the PBS News Weekend Sunday, lamenting a slight dip in America’s gushing over the alphabet folks in “U.S. support for LGBTQ+ rights is declining after decades of support. Here’s why.” In the show introduction, anchor John Yang fretted over “declining support for LGBTQ-plus rights, reversing years of increasing support,”…