WashPost's Wemple Atones for Not Condemning Cowardly, Woke NY Times
Erik Wemple, media critic at the Washington Post, issued a fascinating and revealing mea culpa on October 27, regarding the disgraceful firing in the summer of 2020 of former New York Times editorial page editor James Bennet, after Bennet ran an op-ed by Republican Sen. Tom Cotton that suggested sending in troops to quell the rioting stemming from Black Lives Matter…
Trump Sues CNN for Defamation, WashPost Finds No 'Defamatory Labels'
Donald Trump sued CNN on Monday for defamation, demanding $475 million in damages. CNN barely noticed it. But Washington Post media blogger Erik Wemple bizarrely claimed there were no "defamatory labels" against Trump, as if he wasn't compared to Hitler....or was painted as more murderous than Hitler!
Column: The Prizes of Collusion and the Collusion of Prizes
Washington Post media critic Erik Wemple angrily went after the Pulitzer Prize folks for fighting with Trump (instead of ignoring him) on why they gave a 2018 prize for reporting on Trump-Russia collusion. Wemple colorfully complained it “amounts to lunatic-appeasement of the high-maintenance sort.”
WashPost Media Critic: My Paper Printed 'World's Worst #MeToo Op-Ed'
The Washington Post published a mea culpa of sorts on Sunday’s op-ed page with an article by their media critic Erik Wemple headlined “The Depp-Heard case hinged on the world’s worst #MeToo op-ed.”
WaPo's Wemple Asks CNN Retract Claim Steele Dossier Was Corroborated
The main source of the Steele dossier hyped by CNN and much of the media has been indicted for lying to the FBI so Erik Wemple of the Washington Post wonders if CNN will correct the record about their claim that the dossier was corroborated.
WashPost's Wemple Calls Out CNN's Trashing of Joe Rogan
In a piece posted on Thursday evening, Washington Post media reporter Erik Wemple called out CNN for the liberal news network's refusal to admit that they misinformed viewers in claiming that podcast host Joe Rogan used "horse dewormer" to treat his COVID infection.
JEALOUS? Brian Stelter Bemoans 'Fire Starter' Tucker Carlson's Ratings
CNN’s least talented anchor, Brian Stelter, dedicated more than ten minutes of Sunday’s Reliable Sources arguing that Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson is the “new Donald Trump.” In an awkward fit of rage and demonstrable jealousy over Carlson’s unprecedented ratings, Stelter denigrated both Fox News personnel and viewers. The unhinged host accused Carlson of rewriting history and…
Watch CNN Be Blasted for ‘Love-a-Thons’ With Cuomo: ‘a Real Black Eye'
Finally, someone went on CNN to call out the hack network for doing the bidding of Democrat Andrew Cuomo, brother of Democratic network host Chris Cuomo. Washington Post media critic Erik Wemple told Brian Stelter on Sunday to his face that the network offered “love-a-thons” with the now-scandal-ridden governor, calling them a “real black eye” for CNN.
Politico Staff Have Hissy Fit Over Shapiro Guest-Writer Spot
Well, it appeared as though Politico chief political correspondent Tim Alberta was blowing a lot of smoke. Because after the magazine’s editors signed Daily Wire founder and conservative leader Ben Shapiro to guest-write for Politico’s Playbook on Thursday, a large portion of the staff revolted.