Baier: WH Press Should ‘Advance the Ball’ at Briefings, Not Showboat
April 13th, 2020 5:01 PM
Speaking on Monday’s Outnumbered Overtime, FNC’s Special Report host Bret Baier made a number of points that, as usual, won’t be made by CNN and MSNBC hosts. Among them, Baier told host Harris Faulkner that White House reporters should “want to advance the ball on substance” in their questioning at briefings instead of fight with President Trump.
Cowards: CNN, MSNBC Refuse to Carry WH Event for Conan the Dog
November 25th, 2019 2:24 PM
On Monday morning, CNN and MSNBC missed an easy lay-up that would have reinforced their love for America and our military. Instead, they refused to carry live the public portion of a White House event honoring Conan, the Belgian Malinois dog who became famous for their heroism during the October 26 raid that killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. In CNN’s case, the Jeffrey Zucker-led…
Fox News Cites MRC Study to Question Liberal Media’s Love of Anonymous
October 30th, 2019 3:11 PM
On Wednesday afternoon, the Fox News Channel’s Outnumbered Overtime dedicated a full, four-minute-plus segment to the latest NewsBusters study by research analyst Bill D’Agostino, which quantified at the liberal media’s ongoing obsession with anonymous sources through the lens of the impeachment inquiry.
Former NYT Editor Struggles to Cover for Wretched Kavanaugh Story
September 20th, 2019 11:14 AM
As The New York Times goes into damage control mode following their erroneous Justice Kavanagh hit piece, former Times executive editor Jill Abramson appeared on Fox’s Outnumbered Overtime on Wednesday in an attempt to excuse the paper for leaving key exculpatory evidence out of the initial article. Abramson tried to claim "no one has challenged the basic accuracy of the story that…
Check Out These Key Takeaways from Hollywood Reporter’s Media Poll
November 15th, 2018 3:59 PM
On Tuesday, The Hollywood Reporter released an extensive poll on the news habits of consumers plus a poll of 51 cable and broadcast network news hosts and late-night comedy hosts. In the full blog, check out the seven areas that The Hollywood Reporter article on their own poll didn’t have quite the time to do a deep dive on.
Chris Wallace Slams CNN’s Jim Acosta, Who ‘Embarrassed Himself Today’
November 7th, 2018 11:51 PM
Most people don’t burn their bridges until after they’ve crossed them, but Jim Acosta seems to have no trouble doing that while he’s still going across. At least, that’s the way it seemed when CNN’s chief White House correspondent got into a heated exchange with President Trump during the press conference on Wednesday regarding the approaching immigrant caravan. Soon…
Press Minimizes Susan Rice 'Unmasking' Surveillance Bombshell
April 4th, 2017 8:15 AM
On Friday, Adam Housley at Fox News delivered bombshell news that a "very well-known, very high up, very senior (person) in the intelligence world" not in the FBI had engaged in "the unmasking of the names of American citizens" in the course of surveillance surfacing "members of the Trump administration" that had nothing to do with Russia ... or foreign…
Democrat Pollster Doug Schoen Pulls Support For Hillary: Media Mum?
October 31st, 2016 11:36 PM
When the outrageous remarks about women Donald Trump made in 2005 became known just before the second presidential debate, the press compiled exhaustive lists of Republicans far and wide who would no longer support the Republican presidential nominee.
Will the press compile similar lists of those who won't support Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in light of new developments during the…
FNC’s ‘Outnumbered’ Obliterates Media’s Trump Bias, Clinton Collusion
October 26th, 2016 4:51 PM
One of the many news outlets to cite the now-viral study by my colleague Rich Noyes about the massive slant in anti-Donald Trump network coverage was Wednesday’s Outnumbered on the Fox News Channel (FNC) and the assembled panel used it as a launching point to excoriate the double standard in propelling Trump to the nomination but now turning on him.
Sharpton Accuses Female Fox News Personalities of Being 'Anti-Woman'
July 3rd, 2016 11:43 AM
The political firebrand that is Al Sharpton spent a segment of his Sunday show, PoliticsNation, praising the Hillary Clinton/Elizabeth Warren combination and condemning anyone who thought otherwise. He even went so far as to accuse women on Fox News of being “anti-woman.” “Apparently just the sight of two powerful outspoken women on stage together is enough to send the…
Lowry Takes Fire from Outnumbered Panel on Trump; You're 'Really Rude'
February 2nd, 2016 7:22 PM
After FNC’s Outnumbered offered near unanimous condemnation of National Review’s anti-Donald Trump issue and editor-in-chief Rich Lowry a few weeks ago, Lowry responded as a guest host on Tuesday’s show and not surprisingly was bombarded with criticism and accused of being “elitist,” “really, really rude,” and part of “the establishment” for…
Fox News Anchor Sues After Hasbro Names Toy Hamster After Her
September 2nd, 2015 10:48 AM
Well this certainly falls into the weird news section. Longtime Fox News anchor Harris Faulkner is suing Hasbro toy company for making and selling a toy hamster with her exact name -- after Hasbro was warned earlier this year to discontinue selling it.
Six-time Emmy Award winning journalist Harris Faulkner (Outnumbered, Fox Report Weekend) wasn’t too happy to find out her unique name…
Rocker Gene Simmons Schools Obama: When You Draw a Line in the Sand, S
August 7th, 2014 5:45 PM
Gene Simmons is tired of watching the world walk all over the President. On Thursday’s edition of FNC’s Outnumbered the frontman for the rock band Kiss railed against Barack Obama: “I think that our president is not being a leader. He is not stepping up and drawing the line in the sand and sticking to it.”
During a discussion about Vladimir Putin defying the United…
Wanda Sykes Rips Alleged Lack of Racial Diversity at Fox News in Off-C
December 13th, 2009 12:57 PM
It might seem a little strange to see Fox News bashed on its Fox broadcast parent network, but that's what you would have witnessed if you tuned into "The Wanda Sykes Show," Saturday night's late-night alternative to NBC's "Saturday Night Live." On the Dec. 12 broadcast of "The Wanda Sykes Show," Sykes, made famous for her attacks on conservative talker Rush…