Condemning Cain, Schultz Suffers Bad Case Of Bimbo-Eruptions Amnesia

December 2nd, 2011 10:46 PM
Sad to see Ed Schultz suffer such sudden memory loss on live national TV.  On his MSNBC show this evening, discussing Herman Cain's handling of the various allegations against him, Schultz: found it odd that Cain's wife had come to his defense; said he'd never "seen anything like this in American politics;" and claimed that by criticizing his accusers, Cain had hit "a new low in American…

MSNBC's Bashir Notes NB Criticism, Slams Herman Cain as 'Post-Stupid

October 17th, 2011 7:01 PM
Martin Bashir devoted his October 17 "Clear the Air" segment to defending MSNBC contributor Goldie Taylor from criticism from NewsBusters and The Blaze that she attacked GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain for being in her view ashamed of being black. Taylor insisted on Friday that Cain would "shed his ethnicity" that "if he could become what I would call the color of water, he would do it…

MSNBC's Bashir Again Gives Platform to Columnist Slamming Herman Cain

October 14th, 2011 4:36 PM
If it's Friday, it must be Call Herman Cain an Oreo Day. While neither the terms Uncle Tom nor Oreo were deployed, for the second Friday in a row MSNBC's Martin Bashir brought columnist Goldie Taylor on his eponymous program to slam GOP presidential candidate for essentially being a self-hating black man.

Bashir on Cain's Calm Style: Republicans 'Do Not Want to Hear From a B

October 7th, 2011 5:59 PM
Herman Cain is now leading the polls for the Republican presidential nomination, and the folks at MSNBC are clearly scared to death. Following in Lawrence O'Donnell's footsteps who spent 23 minutes antagonistically grilling Cain Thursday, Martin Bashir said of the black Republican's "calm, measured" style Friday, "The people that he needs to win over in order to win a primary, those people do…

On CNN 'It's Difficult to Criticize a Black President' But It's Easy t

October 3rd, 2011 12:49 PM
CNN on Sunday doubled down on the Washington Post-made controversy "Niggerhead" involving Rick Perry by doing a second "CNN Newsroom" segment on the subject this time using the issue to attack Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain as well. Putting a fine point on the absurdity on display, host Don Lemon concluded the piece with a discussion about how "it's difficult to criticize a…