Praise of DeSantis Denotes He’s a Dictator
September 29th, 2022 2:08 PM
Popular progressives suggested on Twitter that DeSantis is similar to a dictator because of the praise he is receiving.
Lincoln Project Co-Founder: Conservatives Censored Because They ‘Suck’
January 22nd, 2021 2:48 PM
Rick Wilson, the co-founder of the virulently anti-Trump Lincoln Project, said conservatives are being banned because they “suck” and “say evil shit.” Wilson, who is known for making over-the-top attacks on the right, appeared unable to discuss Republican concerns about censorship without reverting to name calling.
MSNBC Pity Party: Reid Wails Tight Race Proves America's Still Racist
November 5th, 2020 9:48 AM
Despairing over how tight the presidential race has been, MSNBC's Reid complained how “aggravating” the “red mirage” was and how “disappointed” she was that racist Trump voters didn’t get their comeuppance with a Biden blowout on election night.
Report: ‘Major Shakeup’ Coming to MSNBC? Hiring Shepard Smith?
January 15th, 2020 12:20 PM
Even though MSNBC isn’t in severe ratings trouble like CNN, executives at that liberal channel are nevertheless considering making big changes to their weekday and weekend schedules. Among the shifts being considered are hiring former Fox News Channel anchor Shepard Smith and sending Chuck Todd’s “lackluster” MTP Daily program to the 9 a.m. slot on weekdays.
Melissa Harris-Perry Wins Quote of the Year Award at MRC Gala 2016
September 22nd, 2016 9:57 PM
Washington, D.C. — Late Thursday night, a boisterous crowd of 800 conservatives and guests packed the National Building Museum for the Media Research Center’s 2016 Gala featuring the DisHonors Awards and after awarding the best of the worst in four categories, Melissa Harris-Perry emerged as the overall winner for the most outrageous and pathetic quote by a liberal journalist. Harris-Perry earned…
'Meet the Press': Just Stop and 'Accept' Trump Is Your Nominee Already
April 24th, 2016 3:50 PM
It seems as though Chuck Todd and folks at NBC have had enough of Republican efforts to stop their beloved Donald Trump from getting the nomination. To kick off his political discussion Sunday on meet The Press Todd equated the Republican election cycle to the five stages of grief. Todd stated that the party had already gone through the stages of denial, anger, bargaining, and depression. And all…
MSNBC Finally Prepares to Change Its Current 'Death Wish' Schedule
March 19th, 2015 7:05 PM
As NewsBusters has often reported, MSNBC's line-up has led the cable news channel to a freefall in the ratings, with Baltimore Sun media critic David Zurawik blasting the schedule as “unwatchable” and “24 hours a day of mess.”
In an article posted on Thursday, Politico columnist Dylan Byers reported that the channel's daytime year-to-date viewership “is down 21 percent overall and 41 percent in…
Shorter MSNBC: Nonpartisan Elections in Ferguson Are 'Shenanigans' Whi
August 21st, 2014 6:07 PM
One week after MSNBC.com staff writer Zachary Roth hinted that Ferguson, Missouri's April municipal elections are racially discriminatory, MSNBC host Joy Reid took that argument out for a spin on the Thursday, August 21 edition of her eponymous Reid Report program with guests MSNBC contributor Goldie Taylor and Missouri State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal (D). Oddly enough, Ms. Reid laid some…
Chris Matthews Triples Down on 'Sue Congress' Plea, Once Again Spewing
August 6th, 2014 10:00 PM
He just won't let it go. MSNBC's Chris Matthews returned once again to his hare-brained idea that the president should sue Congress, joined tonight by another dynamic duo of hard-core lefties in cheering on the idea: the perpetually sanctimoniously smug comedian John Fugelsang and MSNBC daytime anchor Joy Reid. The Hardball host is ostensibly unafraid of conflict, but thus far he has failed to…
MSNBC Guest: What About My Liberty Not to be Around Someone Else's Gun
July 1st, 2014 5:21 PM
In reaction to Georgia’s new gun law that expands legal carry to some schools, churches, government buildings, and bars, MSNBC waxed hysterical about the potential consequences of expanding the freedoms of gun-owners.
On the July 1 edition of The Reid Report, host Joy-Ann Reid and her two guests were skeptical that the law would be effective and were confident that it would increase violent…
NBC’s Lisa Bloom Wants To Stack Juries: 'Don’t Think Whites Really
June 12th, 2014 3:45 PM
June 13 marks twenty years since O.J., Simpson’s ex wife and boyfriend were found murdered outside their condo in California, and MSNBC’s Joy-Ann Reid chose to use her June 12 The Reid Report program to discuss the O.J. Simpson and how in Joy-Ann Reid’s words “race played into that trial.”
Lisa Bloom, legal analyst for NBC News and daughter of feminist lawyer Gloria Allred, appeared with…
On MSNBC, Leftist Writer Joe Conason Insists GOP Whipping Up 'Lynch Mo
June 5th, 2014 3:03 PM
In a fit of partisan pique, national Republican leaders like RNC chairman Reince Priebus are whipping up a "lynch mob" against Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl that threatens the soldier's right to due process.
That's the latest Obama-shielding spin hitting the airwaves on MSNBC courtesy of NationalMemo.com editor-in-chief Joe Conason, who made such a charge on the June 5 edition of The Reid Report towards…
Joy-Ann Reid: Southern Abortion Laws Taking Us Back to 'Before Roe v
May 23rd, 2014 11:45 AM
Commenting on a recent women’s health measure passed by the Louisiana state house, Joy-Ann Reid and MSNBC.com’s Irin Carmon portrayed the bill as an aggressive attack on women’s rights. The law includes such innocuous provisions as a 24-hour waiting period for abortions and a requirement that doctors must have admitting privileges within 30 miles of the clinic where the procedure is performed.…
Dubious Honor: Ronan Farrow MSNBC Debut a 'TV Highlight'... Like Histo
February 24th, 2014 12:40 PM
Today is quite the busy day on the cable news networks for new debuts. Maria Bartiromo, late of CNBC, made her maiden voyage on her new Opening Bell program on Fox Business Network, and both Ronan Farrow and Joy-Ann Reid launch their eponymous MSNBC programs at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Eastern respectively.
Big friggin deal, you say. I agree, but oddly enough, Washington Post TV columnist Rachel…