CBS’s Bob Schieffer Notes ‘Landslide’ 1964 Election, But Avoids

June 21st, 2014 2:23 PM
The other Sunday, Bob Schieffer, the longtime CBS journalist and anchor of the network’s Sunday morning show Face the Nation, had Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus on his show. Mysteriously, a seriously hard fact of the 1964 Barry Goldwater campaign -- a fact about the role of CBS News itself  -- disappeared from Mr. Schieffer’s recounting of that “…

CBS's Axelrod: 'All Better Informed' By 'Legendary' Left-Wing Journali

July 26th, 2010 5:17 PM
On Saturday's CBS Early Show, correspondent Jim Axelrod reported on the death of former CBS correspondent Daniel Schorr, declaring that he "was an old-school broadcast journalist, he was the last working reporter who'd been one of Edward R. Morrow's boys." An on-screen headline read: "Celebrating Daniel Schorr; Legendary Journalist Dead at 93."Axelrod touted Schorr's reporting…

Looking Back at Schorr’s Goldwater-Nazi Axis CBS Evening News Hit Pi

July 25th, 2010 9:07 PM
Daniel Schorr’s passing on Friday, at age 93, reminded me of the kind of assaults CBS News unleashed on conservatives before there were any countervailing forums available. A 2001 Weekly Standard article (nine years in my “pending” file!) detailed a particularly vicious left-wing hit piece he narrated in 1964 which linked Republican presidential nominee Barry Goldwater with neo-Nazis in Germany,…

Wash Post Obit Skips Liberal Label for Lefty Journalist Daniel Schorr

July 24th, 2010 4:06 PM
Washington Post staff writer Patricia Sullivan on Saturday managed to avoid using the word liberal in her front page obituary for left-wing journalist Daniel Schorr. According to Sullivan, Schorr was “a combative broadcast reporter who over six decades broke major national stories while also provoking presidents, foreign leaders, the KGB, the CIA and his bosses at CBS and CNN.” The fact that in…

NPR's Daniel Schorr Finds It 'Menacing' That ObamaCare Can't Get Passe

February 21st, 2010 5:34 PM
In his weekly interview on Weekend Edition Saturday, National Public Radio "senior news analyst" (read: unrebutted liberal commentator) Daniel Schorr saw something "menacing" in Capitol Hill’s failure to pass a big ultraliberal agenda. It’s "more menacing than simply whether one or another winds a couple of seats in the Congress."That’s an easy thing for a 93-year-…

NPR's 'Senior News Analyst' Blames the Internet as 'Complicit' in Fort

November 22nd, 2009 5:43 PM

NPR's Schorr: ObamaCare Would 'Save Many Lives,' So Why Fuss Over Ille

September 18th, 2009 8:23 AM
NPR "senior news analyst" Daniel Schorr recited the socialist sermon on Wednesday night’s All Things Considered: nationalized health care "would save many lives," and all that bother about providing taxpayer-subsidized abortions and health care for illegal aliens are tiresome "distractions" from the urgent need for more government. Schorr lamented: Barring illegal…

NPR's Schorr: If Obama Is Satisfied, 'I Suppose We All Must Be

November 25th, 2008 12:07 PM

NPR Analyst Sells Book -- At Woman's Democratic Club of DC

February 15th, 2008 3:18 PM

NPR's Daniel Schorr Torn Between Clinton, Obama

January 30th, 2008 5:52 PM
NPR Senior News Analyst Daniel Schorr is torn over the two Democratic front runners Sens. Clinton and Obama. This according to a weekly newsletter from Politics and Prose, an independent bookstore in Washington, D.C. As taken from the January 30 e-mail newsletter (emphasis mine; h/t Carter Wood):