FLASHBACK: When the Media Used a Gas Crisis to Bash a President
May 13th, 2021 3:24 PM
To remind NewsBusters readers just how tough the current media climate COULD BE on Biden we offer the following look at the most absurd outbursts of gas price hype from 2005-2006.
Gates/Soros-Funded Org Starts Lefty So-Called Info Disorder Commission
March 30th, 2021 4:44 PM
An organization backed with millions of dollars from liberal billionaires Bill Gates and George Soros has launched a commission led by radical liberals to fight “mis- and disinformation.”
Operation ‘Deprogram’: Time for a ‘Cleansing’ of Conservatives
February 2nd, 2021 9:30 AM
It didn’t matter that most Republicans and conservatives decried the horrible January 6 Capitol Hill riots. Liberal journalists nevertheless exploited the event to target them as “cultists” who needed to be “deprogrammed.” The following are some of the worst (non-Inauguration) outbursts from liberal journos (and celebrities) over the last month.
Katie Couric Exclaims Romney 'Seems Like Nelson Mandela At This Point'
January 17th, 2021 7:35 AM
Former NBC Today star and CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric toed her usual partisan Democrat line in an appearance on HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher. Most notably, she insist Mitt Romney "seems like Nelson Mandela at this point." Joe Biden said Romney wanted to but "y'all back in chains" back in 2012, but now he's a secular saint.
Katie Couric: Nicolle Wallace So Credible, 'She's Not Hyper-Partisan'
August 17th, 2020 4:29 PM
Los Angeles Times TV writer Stephen Battaglio snagged an interview with MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace, now hosting two hours of liberal talk TV on MSNBC. We’ll get to the interview in a second, but this quote is spit-take bizarre. Katie Couric says Wallace is not “hyper-partisan.”
TV News Stars Celebrate Porn Magnate, Radical Gay Crank on Instagram
May 28th, 2020 8:22 PM
A little trip through the media elite's Instagram accounts can remind you which side of the culture wars they take. The other day, NBC business reporter/MSNBC anchor Stephanie Ruhle posted a picture with her son Reese and the Hustler magazine owner Larry Flynt. Flynt is an atheist best known for beating a lawsuit from the Rev. Jerry Falwell after a parody in which he joked Falwell lost his…
'So Amazing!' Katie Couric Gushes Over Bloomberg's Insults of Trump
February 15th, 2020 12:57 PM
On HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher, former NBC morning host and CBS evening anchor Katie Couric expressed amazement at Michael Bloomberg's insults against Donald Trump as a "carnival barking clown" and more. Maher began: "Let me ask everybody about this race and Michael Bloomberg. First of all, he was insulting Trump the other day." Couric's eyes widen and she…
Bozell & Graham Column: The Media's Dreadful Impeachment Partisanship
January 28th, 2020 10:57 PM
One favorite tactic of our “objective” media during the Trump impeachment is to find a clip of the president’s legal experts expressing an opinion during the Bill Clinton impeachment in 1998 and 1999 and then showing a contrast with the present day. But this is just as easily demonstrated with the press. In both impeachments, the press flipped to whichever talking points…
Liberal Anchor Katie Couric Claims She’s ‘Fair-Minded and Trustworthy’
November 5th, 2019 3:18 PM
Even though it’s been more than a decade since Katie Couric hosted a news program on ABC, CBS or NBC, “America’s Sweetheart” is still popular with many journalists who continue to shower her with praise and awards. That behavior continued on Saturday evening, when Couric received a 2019 Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Journalism during a ceremony where the liberal anchor…
Imploding: Ratings for CBS News Anchor Norah O’Donnell Are Tanking
October 23rd, 2019 11:13 AM
It’s been a long time since the executives at CBS News have had something to cheer about in the ratings, and that trend continues despite the replacement of the previous Evening News anchor Jeff Glor with female host Norah O’Donnell. In addition, the network is paying O’Donnell at least $7 million per year, much more than the $2 million Glor received during the 18 months he sat…
Quota Katie Couric: It's 'Ridiculous' Women Don't Do Half the News
May 9th, 2019 3:47 PM
Former CBS anchor Katie Couric was welcomed back to CBS This Morning on Thursday to plug her new Internet project with the drug-maker Merck. It's for cancer patients and it titled "With Love, Me." In the last two minutes of the segment, it turned more political. It turned to women in the media after the #MeToo "reckoning." Couric proclaimed women were "…
Couric: Trump's 'Behavior' Has Warranted 'Greater Scrutiny' by Media
April 8th, 2019 6:11 PM
Writing for PJ Media, video journalist (and former CNS News staffer) Nicholas Ballasy interviewed longtime liberal journalist Katie Couric as she attended last week's Free Expression Awards at the failing Newseum in Washington. And boy was Ballasy able to get Couric to talk, fretting that, concerning President Trump, he's “the most unconventional president we’ve…
FLASHBACK: In 2006, TV News Admitted a Border Wall With Mexico Worked
January 8th, 2019 5:35 PM
When Congress in 2006 voted overwhelmingly to construct a barrier on the U.S.-Mexico border, TV news networks barely noticed. Perhaps even more surprising to today’s viewers of broadcast news, reporters back then admitted that the border fence worked.
A&E: Poor Bill & Hillary, Victims of Conservative Hate
November 19th, 2018 11:09 AM
On Sunday night’s miniseries The Clinton Affair, A&E took potshots at conservatives in their attempt to create a sympathetic portrayal of Bill and Hillary Clinton. While praising Clinton as a feminist president, the network gave soundbites to Democrats attacking anyone on the right who dared to criticize the political couple for their numerous scandals.