CNN’S RANK HYPOCRISY: Okay for Dems to Flip on SCOTUS Picks, Not GOP
September 21st, 2020 2:48 PM
On Monday’s New Day, CNN anchor John Berman repeatedly accused Republicans of "hypocrisy" when it came to filling the seat of late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg during an election year: “... is it hypocritical of Republicans to do this? The answer is, yeah!” However, the partisan host conveniently ignored the blatant hypocrisy of Democrats.
RBG Fans at CNN Still Want You to Believe Debunked Blasey Ford
September 21st, 2020 12:13 PM
On CNN's New Day, Irin Carmon, an arch-feminist and CNN contributor and author of the Ruth Bader Ginsburg fan book "Notorious RBG," says that if Republicans had a sense of shame and hypocrisy: "We certainly would not have a Justice Brett Kavanaugh, after Christine Blasey Ford testified."
CNN Panel Thrilled That 'Mainstream' Media Now Shifting the Dems Left
June 10th, 2019 2:36 PM
The panel on Reliable Sources Sunday included the typical criticism of President Trump that one would associate with CNN programming. However, one of the panelists, perhaps unintentionally, admitted an unspeakable truth that a “pipeline” exists between “progressive ideas and mainstream journalists.”
CNN to Facebook and Twitter: Trump Is ‘Dangerous’ Too
May 6th, 2019 11:45 AM
CNN is ready to push Big Tech into banning President Donald Trump -- as a “dangerous” person. Facebook and Instagram banned six individuals and all links to conspiracy website InfoWars as “dangerous” last week.
NY Mag Accuses ‘Unplanned’ for Inspiring ‘Real-World Harassment’
April 30th, 2019 5:17 PM
Irin Carmon, a former Washington Post contributor and fierce abortion supporter, found a novel angle from which to attack the urprise hit pro-life movie Unplanned, “A Hit Anti-Abortion Film Is Inspiring Real-World Harassment.” No, it isn’t -- and if it is, Carmon failed to present any evidence to support that headline under her story for New York magazine’s “Cut.…
WashPost's Probe Into CBS and '60 Minutes' Boss Died in Darkness
April 2nd, 2019 1:52 PM
The Washington Post deserved credit for daring to report on another national media outlet when they outed the sexually aggressive behavior of CBS (and PBS) anchor Charlie Rose in November 2017. But Irin Carmon, a freelance reporter on that story alongside Post reporter Amy Brittain, is now spilling the beans in New York magazine on how the Post buckled on a follow-up story in 2018 on 60 Minutes…
MSNBC's Carmon: 'FDA Move Could Radically Transform Abortion Access'
March 30th, 2016 5:59 PM
"Advocates for abortion rights don’t get a lot of good news, but Wednesday brought some," MSNBC.com's Irin Carmon gleefully opened her March 30 story, "FDA move could radically transform abortion access."
MSNBC's Carmon: Scalia 'Left Out in the Cold' the 'Oppressed'
February 15th, 2016 1:49 PM
During Sunday morning's MSNBC live coverage of the passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, host Ari Melber and correspondent Irin Carmon waded into going negative against the conservative justice as the two brought up those who viewed him as "cold" toward people who have been "historically oppressed" in spite of his pleasant personality.
Liberal Media Tout Book Honoring 'Notorious RBG' Ruth Bader Ginsburg
October 27th, 2015 4:59 PM
Just as the liberal media greet Antonin Scalia as some sort of Supreme Court supervillain, they lionize Ruth Bader Ginsburg as a superhero. A gushy new book spinning off of the Internet meme of the “Notorious RBG” is making a splash in the liberal media. The New York Times hailed it as “an artisanal hagiography, a frank and admiring piece of fan nonfiction.” On Monday…
MSNBC Cheers Planned Parenthood ‘On the Offensive’, ‘Targeting’ GOP
August 18th, 2015 4:49 PM
On Tuesday’s MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts, fill-in anchor Frances Rivera eagerly promoted Planned Parenthood attacking Republicans: “Planned Parenthood is going on the offensive, releasing ads in four states targeting these senators, urging supporters to tell them not to shut down the government to defund Planned Parenthood.”
MSNBC Bemoans Wisconsin's 20 Week Abortion Ban, Hammers Scott Walker
July 21st, 2015 9:15 AM
MSNBC’s online coverage of Scott Walker’s new 20-week abortion ban is about as biased as they come. The story was featured with a screen-filling headline which boldly stated “WALKER BANS CHOICE.” This blatant attempt to slam Walker was eventually changed to “NO CHOICE,” omitting the Republican hopeful’s name.
MSNBC.com's Promoting Wendy Davis's Latest Project
June 12th, 2015 5:45 PM
Back in 2013 and 2014, MSNBC did their darndest to promote and, well, elect Wendy Davis. That didn't go over well, but the abortion-rights enthusiast has set about on a new project. So naturally MSNBC.com's own Irin Carmon -- a former "Champion of Choice" laureate -- caught up with the former Texas state senator and published an exclusive at MSNBC.com today headlined "Wendy…
MSNBC's Carmon: GOP Targets 'Women Who Need Abortions After 20 Weeks'
January 23rd, 2015 5:22 PM
On Thursday's All In With Chris Hayes, MSNBC's Irin Carmon bewailed the apparent inevitability that the Republican-led Congress would reintroduce a proposed ban on abortions after the twentieth week of pregnancy: "I think even if this bill were to come back and it would have a broader rape exception, it would still be an attack on all of the women who need abortions after twenty…
MSNBC's Carmon: Discredited UVa. Rape Story Merely 'Disputed'
January 12th, 2015 4:36 PM
Covering Phi Kappa Psi's reinstatement at UVa., MSNBC.com's Irin Carmon steadfastly refused to describe the Rolling Stone story which dragged the fraternity through the mud as a "discredited" story.
Although Charlottesville police investigated and found no evidence whatsoever to substantiate that a gang rape occurred in the Phi Kappa Psi house back in…