Media Desperately Spin Inflation: ‘Silver Lining!’ Economy ‘Strong!'

October 14th, 2022 1:23 PM

TV news pundits have been hard at work over the past 24 hours, attempting to spin Thursday's sky-high inflation report as something other than a disaster for Democrats.


Video: TV Journalists Thrilled by Biden’s ‘Very Very Patriotic’ Speech

September 2nd, 2022 11:33 AM

President Biden’s Thursday night speech was a big hit on the pro-Democrat TV networks. CNN, MSNBC, and NBC News Now all carried the event and heaped effusive praise on their favorite president’s rhetoric.


Lone GOPer on NBC Panel Calls Out Lib LIES Against GOP Election Laws

June 27th, 2021 2:37 PM

In the closing minutes of Sunday’s Meet the Press, NBC political director Chuck Todd led a panel of mostly liberal media types in a discussion accusing the Republican Party of a nationwide effort to strip Biden voters, more specifically minorities, of their right to vote. Luckily, Danielle Pletka, senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute stood in the breach and called out…


Not Sending Their Best: Watch This Painfully Awkward NBC News Segment

November 25th, 2020 3:43 PM

NBC News Now must be having trouble booking quality guests with Thanksgiving around the corner, because it’s a bloodbath over there today. In an especially difficult-to-watch segment during the 2pm ET hour, host Joshua Johnson’s guests included a Politico writer so nervous she could barely complete a sentence, and a professor who was there to opine on an event he didn’t even know was…

Here’s the WORST Moments from MSNBC’s America-Hating Rushmore Coverage

July 4th, 2020 8:26 PM

MSNBC debased itself Friday night with a vile display of hatred for America, the Constitution (except the freedom of the press), the Declaration of Independence, the Founding Fathers, and positive celebrations of both where the country has been and where we hope to go. Led by The Beat host Ari Melber, it was a despicable 103 minutes of venom, filled with calls to go beyond Confederate…


‘Not Up to Us': New MSNBC Anchor Begs Colleagues Not to Whip Dem Votes

February 9th, 2020 2:38 PM
During Sunday’s Meet the Press on NBC, newly hired MSNBC anchor Joshua Johnson (formerly with NPR) had a candid moment when he admitted the media took part in helping the DNC whip votes for Hillary Clinton in 2016, and implored his colleagues not to lobby for certain candidates in the 2020 Democratic primary.

NY Times Turning 1619 Slavery Project Into a Book

November 1st, 2019 10:53 AM
More than two months after the New York Times began an ambitious plan to “reframe” the history of slavery in this country, the August 18 issue of the newspaper’s magazine referring to the 1619 Project has sold out in the publication’s online store. In addition, supporters of the effort have encouraged its producers to add to their crusade by expanding the articles into a book.

NPR Talk Show Host: Many Dems Wish for Mitch McConnell to Die

September 25th, 2019 10:48 PM
Graham Piro at the Washington Free Beacon found a fascinating nugget in the waning minutes of an hourlong Monday segmentt of the NPR talk show 1A. Host Joshua Johnson was speaking about how many Democratic voters strongly -- we might say creepily -- hope to see their opponents die off so the Left can get what they want.

On NPR, NY Times Team LOL at View They Help Dems with Slavery Project

August 24th, 2019 3:03 PM

On Thursday's edition of the NPR morning talk show 1A, host Joshua Johnson devoted the first hour to promoting the "1619 Project" at The New York Times, which seeks to "reframe" American history as dominated to this very day by slavery. In a town hall meeting transcript that leaked, Times executive editor Dean Baquet explicitly announced  that the project was meant to help the public…

NPR Host: Instill Fear, Say Climate Change Will Cause Human Extinction

May 7th, 2019 7:45 PM
The public isn’t alarmed enough about climate change to satisfy NPR talk show host Joshua Johnson, so he suggested on Tuesday morning that, in order to induce fear that will lead to public demands for action, scientists say the human race is in danger of becoming extinct. Johnson noted studies about other calamities, but hasn’t yet heard a scientific report “that says if we don’t do something…

NPR Talk Host Uses Covington Kids to Claim Wall is About 'Xenophobia'

January 21st, 2019 9:32 PM
As NewsBusters has previously reported, NBC marched a hard line to smear the Covington Catholic kids as racists in a viral video face-off with a Native American activist. NPR talk show host Joshua Johnson, a panelist on Sunday’s edition of Meet the Press, dragged the smears into a discussion of the government shutdown. 

Free Beacon Mocks NPR Hour on Talking to 'Dangerous Idiots' on Climate

October 20th, 2018 10:11 PM
Our friend David Rutz at the Washington Free Beacon listened to a typically one-sided hour of National Public Radio on climate change on Tuesday and wrote an article titled "NPR: How Do We Talk to the Dangerous Idiots Who Disagree With Us?"

Deluded Todd: Media Bias a ‘Campaign Creation’ ‘Not Based’ in ‘Fact'

August 27th, 2018 12:43 PM
Don’t talk to Chuck Todd about the liberal media. The Meet The Press host on Sunday snapped at David Brody, telling the CBN political analyst that dislike of a partisan press is simply a “campaign creation” of the late Fox News CEO Roger Ailes. Todd huffed that it was “not based in much fact.” 

WSJ’s Noonan Scolds Tur: Downplaying Bee’s ‘Obscene Personal Attack'

June 3rd, 2018 3:16 PM
While the segment was pitched as a conversation about the double standard in how liberals get away with what conservatives would be run out of town for, they didn’t actually get around to that part. But the panel on Sunday’s Meet the Press did unload on both Roseanne Barr and Samantha Bee for their disgusting and deranged behavior. And when NBC’s Katy Tur tried to downplay Bee’s misogynist smear…