Maddow Hypes Fire-Bomb Arrest, Ignored Similar Attack on Pro-Lifers

April 4th, 2023 7:51 PM

Near the end of her show on April 3, MSNBC host spoke about a dreadful fire-bombing attack on a Church of Christ which was hosting a Drag Queen Story Hour. But last year, pro-abortion fanatics threw Molotov cocktails into the offices of the pro-life group Wisconsin Family Action in Madison, Wisconsin, Maddow never said anything about that.

Has Tucker Carlson Unearthed a Different Narrative on January 6?

March 9th, 2023 1:29 PM

Fox News host Tucker Carlson recently aired on his show portions of the Jan. 6th video footage he received from House Speaker Kevin McCarthy. Carlson claims the previously unseen video shows a broader picture than the narrow one crafted by the House Select Committee. Carlson asserts the videos, which were reportedly cherry-picked and heavily edited, present a more complete narrative than the…

Flashback: The Liberal Media vs. Wisconsin’s Scott Walker

February 18th, 2023 9:00 AM

Twelve years ago, the national media became a mouthpiece for left-wing union protests, as reporters smeared Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker as akin to abusive dictators in the Middle East, while turning a blind eye to the nastiness of the left-wing union protesters who besieged the capitol building.


Maddow Lashes Out at WV Gov for Taking on Leftist Public Broadcasting

February 13th, 2023 10:29 PM

On Monday’s edition of MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, the eponymous host lashed out at West Virginia Governor Jim Justice for daring to use his power as Governor to reform the corrupt leftist public broadcasting system in his state. While many conservatives would prefer it be defunded entirely and be forced to compete in the free market like every other news outlet, Justice…


MRC’s Bozell Mocks Media Praise of SOTU: ‘Oratorical Catastrophe’

February 8th, 2023 1:22 PM

Media Research Center Founder and President Brent Bozell joined the Wednesday edition of the Fox Business Network’s Varney & Co. to analyze the media’s over-the-top praise of President Joe Biden’s State of the Union Address.

NewsBusters Podcast: The January 6 Hearing & Fundraising Gimmick

October 14th, 2022 10:27 PM

The final pre-election hearing of the Pelosi-picked January 6 Committee was overtly designed as midterm messaging for the Democrats -- including in fundraising emails. The media coverage suggests one party is in favor of democracy, and the other one is a mortal threat to democracy. We discuss the patterns with NewsBusters Managing Editor Curtis Houck.


Wallace Falsely Claims Saving Democracy is Voters' Top Campaign Issue

October 14th, 2022 12:44 AM

On Thursday during MSNBC's special coverage of the House select committee's hearing on the riots at the United States Capitol Building on January 6, 2021, Nicolle Wallace the host of the network's Deadline: White House, made the fact-free claim that the so-called "threat to democracy" is a top three issue for voters in the looming 2022 midterm elections. This is despite there being…


Maddow Gushes Over Fauci: There's Never Been Anyone Like Him!

August 22nd, 2022 11:55 PM

On the heels of disgraced Doctor Anthony Fauci’s announcement that he will be leaving his job as a government bureaucrat after forty years on the government dole, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow rewarded him with a fawning interview on her primetime show. 

Maddow's Stand-In Hopes to 'Dismantle' or 'Undercut' Right-Wing Lies

August 16th, 2022 6:00 AM

In an interview with, MSNBC host Alex Wagner -- now filling in four of the five nightly shows in the Rachel Maddow hour -- said "the urgency of the hour is figuring out how to dismantle, or at least undercut a system that has effectively spun a web of lies for the American public." That's a not-so-veiled attack on Fox News.


The Worst of Alex Wagner: Meet Rachel Maddow’s Part-Time Replacement 

August 15th, 2022 9:00 AM

The following are the worst outbursts from Alex Wagner via the MRC’s archive.


Maddow Never Asked Josh Shapiro Why He Promoted 'Dangerous' GOP Foe

July 26th, 2022 7:30 AM

On Monday night, Rachel Maddow fulsomely interviewed Josh Shapiro, the Democrat nominee in the governor's race in Pennsylvania, about how his opponent Doug Mastriano is a dangerous, anti-democratic extremist, and never asked Shapiro why -- if he was such a danger -- Shapiro spent almost a million dollars trying to help him win the Republican nomination. Nicolle Wallace did this, too.

NewsBusters Podcast: Passing Maddow's 'High-Powered' Torch

June 29th, 2022 10:08 PM

MSNBC named Alex Wagner to host the Maddow hour from Tuesday to Friday. We discuss why MSNBC thinks she's somehow their Cronkite. She's been boosted as a "high-powered intellect" whose show is more facts than opinions.

Editor’s Pick: RedState on MSNBC Ratings Plummet, Maddow Absence

May 3rd, 2022 2:14 PM

On Monday, RedState’s Bob Hoge reported: “MSNBC ratings continue to crater as its most popular host, Rachel Maddow, now only appears on Mondays, despite reportedly signing a massive $30 million a year contract.” He noted that while the mostly-absent left-wing host “presumably relaxes at home, MSNBC still calls the 9 pm time slot ‘The Rachel Maddow Show,’ but it’s fill-in hosts such as Ali…


Hayes & Maddow Melt Down When News Breaks SCOTUS Might Overturn Roe

May 2nd, 2022 10:28 PM

Following the bombshell report from Politico that according to a leaked draft of a Supreme Court decision which was written in February, the Supreme Court appears poised to strike down Roe vs Wade, MSNBC hosts Chris Hayes and Rachel Maddow were on the verge of a complete meltdown over the possibility that the states would have the ability to decide whether abortion is legal or not.