CNN Host Doesn't Object to Guest Calling Trump 'Terrorist-in-Chief'
July 1st, 2020 8:45 PM
Professor Melina Abdullah joined Brooke Baldwin on Wednesday's CNN Newsroom to discuss President Trump and his response to a Black Lives Matter street painting in New York City outside Trump Tower. Abdullah, who was hailed by Baldwin as one of the original members of BLM, called Trump "the embodiment of white supremacist terrorism" and the "terrorist-in-chief."…
CNN Anchor Touts 'Beautiful Scene' of 'Necessary' Police Protests
June 4th, 2020 9:15 AM
CNN's "Facts First" motto isn't being applied to the wave of protests against the death of George Floyd in police custody. CNN personalities feel compelled to support the protests, even tout them as "beautiful" and "necessary" for "real change." That happened with CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin.
CNN Ignores High COVID Countries to Make U.S. Look Worst
May 28th, 2020 8:14 PM
As the official coronavirus death toll reached 100,000 on Wednesday, CNN hosts Brooke Baldwin and Don Lemon both cherry-picked data to misleadingly suggest that the pandemic has hit the United States harder than any other country as the two used charts contrasting the U.S. only to countries that have had death rates on the low side.
CNN Host to Biden: Isn't It Worrying You Can't Campaign, Touch People?
April 1st, 2020 12:12 AM
Huh. That headline sounds like something NewsBusters would write for an April Fool’s Day post. But, to borrow a favorite quote one of the two subjects of the post below, this was not a joke. On Tuesday afternoon’s CNN Newsroom, host Brooke Baldwin ended 2020 Democrat Joe Biden’s latest interview by gushing that “your strength” has been campaigning and making direct…
CNN Aims for Cheap Political Points By Omitting Key Trump Corona Quote
March 17th, 2020 10:12 AM
President Trump held a call with the nation's governors on Monday to address procurement concerns surrounding vital medical equipment that people may require when getting treatment for COVID-19. Afterwards, CNN White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins joined CNN Newsroom host Brooke Baldwin to talk about it, but left out some crucial context of Trump's remarks.
Who Cares? CNN Covers NC Mother-Daughter Who...Might Vote the Same?
March 5th, 2020 9:19 PM
With another 2020 Democrat dropping out, the coronavirus spreading, and middle Tennessee recovering from a catastrophic tornado, CNN had plenty of topics to fill their airtime on Thursday and, at a most basic level, inform the public. Unfortunately, Zuckerville decided to spend nearly seven minutes on a North Carolina native and her parents....having different political views. Nothing…
CNN Freaks Over Fox's ‘Appalling’ Claim, Media Making Virus Political
February 28th, 2020 4:28 PM
Just like their cable news peers at MSNBC did this morning, CNN went after certain Fox News personalities on Friday for daring to call out their politicized reporting on the coronavirus. CNN Newsroom host Brooke Baldwin and media reporter Oliver Darcy raged at Fox, claiming they were putting the public in danger by sowing skepticism over their anti-Trump reporting on the coronavirus.
CNN Hypes Bloomberg's Deceptive Claim of 'Child' Killed in Shooting
February 22nd, 2020 8:41 PM
On Wednesday afternoon, CNN Newsroom host Brooke Baldwin provided an unchallenged forum for a Mike Bloomberg supporter to peddle a misleading story about having a "child" who was killed with a gun, which was featured in a misleading Bloomberg campaign ad played during the Super Bowl. Although the ad implied that the shooting victim, George Kemp, was a "child" when he…
CNN Republican Lauds Buttigieg's 'Brilliant' Slam on Limbaugh, Trump
February 20th, 2020 11:27 AM
On Wednesday afternoon, as CNN host Brooke Baldwin devoted part of a segment to Pete Buttigieg responding to Rush Limbaugh's comments about him being a gay presidential candidate, CNN Republican contributor and never Trumper Tara Setmayer took the lead in bashing Limbaugh and President Donald Trump as she lauded Buttigieg's reaction as "brilliant."
CNN's Tapper Claims Limbaugh 'Bigotry' Against Minorities, Women
February 15th, 2020 6:24 AM
For much of Thursday, a number of CNN hosts fretted over conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh musing about the possibility that some Democrats are afraid that gay presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg would be a weak general election candidate against a more masculine President Donald Trump. Host Jake Tapper accused Limbaugh of having a long record of "bigotry" against minorities…
PARTY: CNN Celebrates ‘Black Cloud’ of Probe Lifting for McCabe
February 14th, 2020 3:18 PM
It was a great day for the body politic-poisoning and ethics-free CNN on Friday as the Department of Justice announced that their contributor Andrew McCabe would not be facing charges for lying. In the three shows since news broke, it was nothing but an ebullient sense of relief for the network, celebrating how “a black cloud” has lifted despite all “he has endured”…
CNN Fears Gun Rights Supporters Could Cause Violence in Richmond
January 15th, 2020 6:57 PM
Wednesday afternoon’s CNN Newsroom ended with host Brooke Baldwin and correspondent Jason Carroll serving as chief fear mongerers on behalf of “Governor Blackface” Ralph Northam (D-VA), parroting fears that Monday’s Lobby Day in support of the Second Amendment could bring violence a la Charlottesville. Baldwin also repeatedly fixated on the event and the possibility of…
Lara Logan Torches Former Colleagues Playing Footsie with Iran
January 8th, 2020 7:01 PM
On Wednesday, our friends at the Daily Caller flagged a blistering appearance by former CBS News journalist host Lara Logan on Tuesday’s Ingraham Angle schooling her former establishment media colleagues for their “depressing” display of infatuation with the Iranian government and hatred for President Trump. Host Laura Ingraham teed Logan up by stating how, in 2020, “[t]he…
Despicable CNN Will Settle Lawsuit with Covington's Nick Sandmann
January 7th, 2020 3:30 PM
According to Cincinnati, Ohio-area Fox affiliate WXIX-19, CNN reached a settlement Tuesday with Covington Catholic High School student Nicholas Sandmann for an undisclosed amount in federal court. The news brings to an end a dispute nearly a year after CNN decided to falsely tar and feather Sandmann and his fellow students as racist rascals following a January 18, 2019 confrontation with the…