Univision News Can't Stop Promoting Radical Mayor Of San Juan
December 29th, 2017 5:07 PM
As 2017 draws to a close, Univision took one last opportunity to spotlight one of the network's new favorites: Carmen Yulín Cruz, the radical separatist mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
NYT Sports Fronts Folksy Voice of Reason in 'Deeply Conservative' TX
October 5th, 2017 5:33 PM
No escape from politics in the NYT: “In Deeply Conservative Texas, a Folksy Voice of Progressivism” by New York Times reporter Juliet Macur made the front page Thursday -- of the Sports section? Yep, the Times has taken ESPN’s lead and allowed liberal politics and cheerleading to infect one of the last nonpoliticized bastions of American life. Macur, a sports reporter, wrote an…
AP Map Falsely Claims Electoral College Unfairness to Dems
December 21st, 2016 5:44 PM
In a separate post critiquing Associated Press reporter Stephen Ohlemacher's Monday evening and Tuesday morning dispatches on President-Elect Donald Trump's Electoral College victory, I noted that Ohlemacher gave undue ink and bandwidth to no more than 1,500 to 2,100 protesters in states Trump won who urged Republican electors not to carry out their Constitutional duty. Ohlemacher…
Matthews: 'Media Is Not Representative' of U.S., Especially on Guns
May 23rd, 2016 10:51 AM
In what he should have recognized as damning self-criticism, Chris Matthews admitted to MSNBC's infamous self-promoting fabulist Brian Williams Friday afternoon that the establishment news media is "not representative of the country," especially in regards to how the U.S. is "uniquely pro-gun as a country."
But those who observe the Hardball host's choice of words,…
Class War from the NYT, Home of Luxe Dog Houses and $9,500 Cruises
April 24th, 2016 3:57 PM
Class war returns to the front page of the Sunday New York Times, with business reporter Nelson Schwartz’s long jeremiad against special cruise ship packages which surely represent a new Gilded Age, “In New Age of Privilege, Not All Are in Same Boat." On the list of lamentables was a special $10,000 cruise option "hidden" on a ship offering less expensive choices. Yet…
Debate Preview Update: Yep, Telemundo's Arrarás Preparing To Be Awful
February 25th, 2016 3:08 PM
Telemundo's María Celeste Arrarás, in an interview with Politico's Hadas Gold, confirms our pre-debate analysis and concerns.
NYT Hails Vulgar Left-Wing Turn of 'Newly Relevant' Rival NYDaily News
January 31st, 2016 10:07 AM
New York Times media reporter Jonathan Mahler indulged in a celebration of a rival paper, the New York Daily News, and its recent hard turn to the left, as shown in the tabloid’s spurt of vulgar anti-conservative headlines – like the one calling NRA president Wayne LaPierre a terrorist – that have gone viral on social media, in “Drop Dead? Not The Newly Relevant Daily News…
Fusion Is Hosting Iowa's Brown & Black Forum. What Could Go Wrong?
January 11th, 2016 12:31 PM
A missed opportunity for thoughtful discussion of the issues that affect minority communities, in lieu of a divisive identity politics agenda.
AP's Riccardi Distorts, Misrepresents Impacts of Jeb Bush's Tax Plan
September 17th, 2015 2:21 PM
Either Nicholas Riccardi at the Associated Press is woefully ignorant, or he set out to deliberately mislead readers about the impact of Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush's tax plan. I'll report the details; readers here can decide for themselves.
Riccardi's "analysis," contained in his Sunday morning writeup covering the tax proposals of Bush, Marco Rubio and Rand…
NYT: Seinfeld PC Stand Calls His Man-of-the-People Status Into Doubt
June 12th, 2015 12:54 PM
New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff weighs in on comedian Jerry Seinfeld calling the younger generation too politically correct for comedy with an odd, condescending criticism: "Perhaps some of Mr. Quinn’s working-class bona fides will rub off on Mr. Seinfeld, whose recent remarks on political correctness have seen his man-of-the-people status called into question."
NYT Ombud Hit Paper's Elitism, Missed Hypocritical Cozying Up to Rich
November 9th, 2014 7:29 PM
New York Times Public Editor Margaret Sullivan tweaked her paper for elitism in the Sunday Review section. Yet she whiffed on the hypocrisy of a newspaper whose support for Occupy Wall Street seeped into all sections and which obsessed over the "one percenters" -- yet hypocritically pandered to its hyper-rich liberal readership without a blink with stories about $160 flashlights, luxury…
Kilty as Charged: NYT Digs In on Scottish Independence Vote
September 12th, 2014 10:18 PM
As the referendum for Scottish independence from Britain draws near, the New York Times continues to bang the drums for separatism.
NY Times Plants Scottish Independence Flag in Its News Pages
September 10th, 2014 9:43 PM
In the heated run-up to the September 18 independence vote in Scotland, where Scots will vote on whether to separate from the United Kingdom after 307 years, the New York Times has planted its flag on the liberal, pro-independence side in its coverage, with jabs at the ruling Conservative Party and some old-fashioned Margaret Thatcher-bashing thrown in.
Bloomberg Scoop: Obama Slams Offshore Corporate Mergers As 'Unpatrioti
August 14th, 2014 3:24 PM
Bloomberg News is reporting that President Obama will not return campaign contributions from those who have profited or benefited from so-called "corporate inversion" deals that he has called "unpatriotic." Bloomberg uncovered more than 20 individuals who are advisors, executives or directors from corporations that reduced their tax burden with offshore mergers and…