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STUDY: TV News Blamed GOP, Not Big-Spending Dems, for Debt Drama
In their coverage of the just-concluded debt ceiling stand-off, ABC, CBS and NBC put the onus for a potential default on Republicans, ignored the dangers of the rising national debt, and hyped GOP proposals to trim spending as extreme attempts to “gut” or “slash” liberal programs.
Disney-Owned ABC WHINES Florida ‘Expanded the Don’t Say Gay Bill’
Acting on behalf of its parental overlords in Ron DeSantis-hating Disney, ABC’s Good Morning America ran a 62-second segment Thursday trashing the Florida Republican governor’s Board of Education for having “expanded the Don't Say Gay bill” that “critics warn...is dangerous” to the lives of students. ABC had a helping hand as Wednesday’s NBC Nightly News also bemoaned the…
Nets Decry DeSantis Signing ‘Severe Restrictions’ on Abortions
As they did the previous evening, the Friday morning newscasts of ABC, CBS, and NBC involved them clutching their pearls over Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signing into law a six-week abortion ban to protect the lives of the unborn in his state. And despite the Heartbeat Protection Act including widely supported exceptions such as rape, incest, to protect the life of the mother, and human…
Networks Pout Over Florida's New Abortion Restrictions
Nets Can’t Help But Cover for Chinese TikTok After Disastrous Hearing
The broadcast networks were shamed into stepping up their game Thursday night and Friday morning in covering the House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on TikTok as members of both parties put on one of the more bipartisan displays one could ever witness in these divisive times, but they still managed to slip in a few pathetic nods to so-called influencers.
Shilling for CCP: Nets Peddle Sob Stories of TikTok Users Fearing Ban
Ahead of Thursday’s House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing featuring TikTok CEO Shou Chew, the “big three” networks of ABC, CBS, and NBC had their flagship morning news shows spouting off tales of possible despair and financial ruin from TikTok influencers the Chinese-owned social media app paid to fly to Washington to appear as props.
ABC Whines Over DeSantis Banning LGBTQ Indoctrination in High School
With the news of Republican Florida Governor Ron DeSantis giving a lengthy sitdown interview with Fox Nation’s Piers Morgan in which he called Russian President Vladimir Putin a “war criminal,” ABC’s World News Tonight used that as an opportunity to bemoan DeSantis also seeking to ban LGBTQ and other forms of sexual indoctrination and grooming in 4th through 12-grade public schools.…
Deaf to Hearings: CBS/NBC Skip COVID Origin, ABC Avoids Afghanistan
On Wednesday, House Republicans held two critical hearings on behalf of the American people: the first was to find the origin of the COVID pandemic, and the other was to hold officials accountable for the botched withdrawal from Afghanistan. Despite COVID killing over 1.1 million Americans, the Wednesday evening and Thursday morning newscasts of CBS and NBC completely ignored the hearing.…
Disconnect: Hours After Journos Grill WH on Lab Leak, Nets Move on
With the sudden news Sunday night via The Wall Street Journal that the Biden Department of Energy believes COVID-19 came via a lab leak from the Wuhan Institute of Virology, Monday’s White House press briefing featured one hardball after another for both Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre and her main crutch John Kirby of the National Security Council. However, the “big three”…
ABC Bemoans End of COVID Food Stamps Despite Cheering Biden Economy
As NewsBusters Associate Editor Nick Fondacaro diagnosed it on Monday’s podcast, ABC News this weekend decided to morph into the infamous Spiderman meme as it simultaneously continued to peddle the leftist spin that the economy’s healthy and roaring while also bemoaning the end of pandemic-era foods tamps.
ABC Touts Lefty Pushback to Biden WH Floating Trump Immigration Policy
This week, the Biden administration proposed new immigration rules to reimplement asylum application measures from the Trump administration that one could even argue is a return to the “Remain in Mexico” policy. But after a news brief Tuesday night, ABC came off rather disappointed on Wednesday’s Good Morning America with President Biden incurring “fierce criticism form his own party…
LAME: ABC Gushes Over ‘Fired Up & Fiery’ Biden vs. ‘Bitter & Rude’ GOP
ABC’s Good Morning America pitched a torrent of slobber Wednesday over President Biden’s 2023 State of the Union address, gushing over Biden as “fired up and fiery” offering “a message of hope” in “one of the best speeches” ever with the White House “riding high” against “raucous” Republicans who were “bitter”, childish, and “rude” in “jeering” Dear Leader.
ABC & CBS Screech About the Debt Ceiling, Absolve Biden of Blame
ABC & CBS were in full meltdown mode on Thursday evening as their flagship evening newscasts ABC's World News Tonight and CBS Evening News acted like the end of the world was upon us if the U.S. debt ceiling isn't raised without spending cuts, and focused their coverage on Republican demands instead of the intransigence of the Biden regime.
Back to the Mat: Nets Leave Biden Docs Behind to Hit GOP on Debt Limit
CBS dropped the Biden documents scandal on Wednesday morning and was followed that night by NBC, so it was only a matter of time before ABC did the same. Sure enough, Thursday’s Good Morning America put it out to pasture. Instead, the three networks resumed spinning for the Biden administration as they slammed House Republicans for refusing to lift the debt ceiling, creating a “…