MSNBC Insults Young Conservatives as Fox-Addled Office Spankers

October 25th, 2019 7:54 AM
After previously singing the praises of young people, MSNBC Live host Stephanie Ruhle found a group of young people who really just need get over their political beliefs. That group was, of course, young conservatives and Republicans. Ruhle's panel, which consisted of Harvard polling guru John Della Volpe, In Defense of Elitism author Joel Stein, and editor of …

Time Columnist Lovingly Imagines Denying the Vote to People Over 65

August 24th, 2016 7:32 AM
Time’s resident humorist Joel Stein was mysteriously selected to write their latest cover story with the hair-on-fire headline “Why we’re losing the Internet to a culture of hate.” It’s mysterious because Stein has written some very troll-like commentary over the years, such as Christianity is a “death cult,” and "I don't support our troops.…

The MRC@25: The Worst Media Bias of

September 20th, 2012 7:59 AM
NewsBusters continues to showcase the most egregious bias the Media Research Center has uncovered over the years — four quotes for each of the 25 years of the MRC, 100 quotes total — all leading up to our big 25th Anniversary Gala one week from tonight. Click here for blog posts recounting the worst of 1988 through 2005. Today, the worst bias of 2006: ABC’s Terry Moran gets…

MSNBC's Alex Wagner On DNC Speeches: If Anyone Can 'Be The Tentpole He

September 5th, 2012 5:53 PM
Bill Clinton just turned 66, so perhaps it might seem a bit dated to still find it amusing when feminist TV pundits  stumble into sexual double entendres for the intern-exploiting president. But that's what happened on Now With Alex Wagner on Wednesday. When Time columnist Joel Stein suggested the Democrats might not be able to offer better speeches than Tuesday's slate, Wagner…

Time's Joel Stein Dreams Up Hard-left Party Platform for Dems

August 9th, 2012 4:04 PM
He's compared Chick-fil-A to apartheid-era South Africa, News Corps chief Rupert Murdoch to an Arab dictator, and called Christianity a death cult. So naturally Time magazine humor writer Joel Stein is the perfect person to appoint himself write a "tongue-in-cheek" Democratic Party platform heavy on snark and equally heavy on hard-left positions on fiscal and social issues. Just…

Time Columnist Compares Chick-fil-A to South African Apartheid

August 7th, 2012 2:14 PM
In the August 13 edition of Time magazine, "humor" columnist Joel Stein compared eating a Chick-fil-A sandwich to rock musicians playing at Sun City in South Africa during the apartheid era of racial segregation. "As a guy who is very pro-gay rights, I desperately wished  I'd eaten that chicken sandwich before it became symbolic," he wrote.

Time Magazine Pictures Rupert Murdoch As An Arab Dictator

December 13th, 2011 6:43 AM
In the December 19 edition of Time magazine, humor columnist Joel Stein pleased the liberals in his "Year of the Meltdown" review of 2011 by comparing Fox News-owning mogul Rupert Murdoch to murderous despots: "Throughout the year, leaders who for decades had ruthlessly wielded absolute power melted down: Zine al Abedine Ben Ali, Hosni Mubarak, Muammar Gaddafi, Rupert Murdoch.…

Time Places 'Moron' NewsBusters on 'Least Influential' List

April 29th, 2010 4:17 PM
Time magazine's website on Thursday named me to their tongue-in-cheek "Least Influential People of 2010" list, ranking me with other notables such as Russian President Dmitri Medvedev, MSNBC anchor David Shuster, and Clarence Thomas. Contributor Joel Stein stated that he was "short on morons" to put on his list, so he picked me after CNN anchor Rick Sanchez told him about our…

Joking? Time's Joel Stein Dreams of an Obama Dictatorship

October 3rd, 2009 8:32 AM

Glenn Beck Hires Left-Wing Time Hack as Joke Writer

June 16th, 2009 3:12 PM

Soldier-Spurning, Christian-Mocking Columnist Signs Up Grandma for Oba

August 12th, 2008 6:39 AM
It’s probably not surprising that a columnist who’s boldly liberal enough to declare "I don’t support the troops" and mock Christianity as a "death cult" would talk family members into supporting Barack Obama for president. In this week’s Time magazine, columnist and "humorist" Joel Stein writes about how he worked to convert his liberal Hillary-favoring grandmother…

Time Finds Clooney's Prince Charming -- But He Hates Bill O'Reilly

February 26th, 2008 8:48 AM