MSNBC Panel Labels GOP Racist 'Juvenile Delinquents'
January 14th, 2023 10:11 AM
For Friday’s installment of The 11th Hour on MSNBC, host Stephanie Ruhle led a panel discussion on the first week of the Republican-controlled House of Representatives. Bloomberg Opinion’s senior executive editor Tim O’Brien reacted by labeling the GOP a bunch of racist “juvenile delinquents.” Meanwhile, NBC education correspondent Rehema Ellis lamented the state of education in the…
Despair Porn: NBC Cheers Lockdowns While Lamenting Pain Caused
November 16th, 2020 8:54 PM
It may seem like a crude term, but despair porn seemed like the best way to describe Monday’s NBC Nightly News. Despite the fact that pharmaceutical company Moderna just announced their vaccine candidate was 95 percent effective, the network still couldn’t be happy. At the same time, they cheered more devastating lockdowns while simultaneously mourning (or possibly relishing) the…
Nets Hype Experimental Virus Treatments, Bash Drug Boosted By Trump
April 8th, 2020 9:16 PM
If President Trump was for a Wuhan Virus treatment the liberal media wanted nothing to do with it. Over the last couple of days, the evening newscasts of ABC, CBS, and NBC have spotlighted and hyped all sorts of possible treatments for the deadly virus, including treatments that wouldn’t be ready for months. At the same time, they were bashing antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine, which was…
‘ObamaCare in Jeopardy,’ Networks Focus on Victims of Losing Insurance
December 18th, 2018 10:22 AM
One key reason it’s so difficult, if not impossible, to ever reverse, or even slightly reduce, an entitlement program is how the news media become advocates for the program. So, as expected, in the wake of the federal district court ruling Friday night declaring ObamaCare unconstitutional, ABC, CBS and NBC all found an example of someone who would be hurt by losing ObamaCare.
Nets Make Final Pleas to Viewers to Vote Democratic in Midterms
November 5th, 2018 10:30 PM
With roughly 24 hours until polls closed for the midterm elections, the liberal broadcast networks were out in force Monday evening as they pleaded with viewers to vote for Democratic candidates. From touting Democratic Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill as a moderate to blasting Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp for accusing Democrats of hacking to fantasizing about all the investigations of…
Nets Paint Georgia GOP as Targeting Minority Voters w Exact Match Law
October 26th, 2018 12:01 PM
Over the past few weeks, the broadcast networks -- and especially CNN and MSNBC -- have promoted claims by Democrats that thousands of minority voters in Georgia have been discriminated against because at least 53,000 new voter registrations were put on hold as "pending" until mistakes could be corrected. But those same networks have ignored recent revelations about why those applications were…
[UPDATED' ABC, NBC Ignore Hillary Clinton Covering for Sex Harasser
January 26th, 2018 9:33 PM
On Friday, the CBS Evening News was the only one of the three broadcast network evening newscasts that informed viewers of revelations that Hillary Clinton in 2008 allowed an advisor, Burns Strider, accused of sexual harassment to remain a part of her campaign -- thus demonstrating another example of hypocrisy by the former Democratic candidate.
NBC Uses Kids as Props to Praise 'Historic' Hillary, ABC Uses 'Tears'
June 7th, 2016 9:44 PM
NBC Nightly News was all in on praising Hillary Clinton Tuesday, even going so far as to run a segment tilted “Kids React to First Woman Nominee.” “No matter what your politics are, no matter what happens in November, history is being made right now in this country, as it has its first woman presumptive nominee of a major party,” stated NBC’s Lester Holt, leading into the segment.
MSNBC Uses Blizzard Aftermath to Attack Chris Christie
January 25th, 2016 2:35 PM
On her 12 p.m. ET hour MSNBC show on Monday, host Andrea Mitchell teed up correspondent Rehema Ellis to blast New Jersey Governor Chris Christie over the blizzard clean-up effort in the state: “Tell us about the clean-up, because Rehema, we've already seen that Chris Christie, the governor, flew out early yesterday saying all was fine there. How is it in New Jersey?”
NBC Hypes 'Jaw-Dropping Images' of 'Melting Glaciers, Vanishing Rain F
May 10th, 2013 11:58 AM
Teasing an upcoming story on Thursday's NBC Nightly News, anchor Brian Williams fretted over "The dramatic changes we've watched happen to our planet" as shown in "jaw-dropping images from above." In the report that followed, correspondent Rehema Ellis lamented: "From melting glaciers to vanishing rain forests to non-stop urban sprawl. All visible through millions of satellite images collected…
NBC: Despite Overturned NYC Soda Ban, Bloomberg's 'Fight to Make New Y
March 12th, 2013 5:59 PM
Introducing a report on Monday's NBC Nightly News about a New York City ban on large sugary drinks being overturned by a New York State Supreme Court judge, anchor Brian Williams touted how Mayor Michael Bloomberg "is saying this isn't over yet."
In the report that followed, correspondent Rehema Ellis proclaimed: "In a city of more than 8 million, where health officials say the obesity…
NBC Hypes July as ‘Hottest Month Ever’ – Doesn’t Bother to Men
August 9th, 2012 9:07 AM
“On our broadcast tonight,” Brian Williams teased his lead story Wednesday night, “extreme heat, but more than that: the official confirmation that came today that it has never been this hot in America.” Citing a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report which pegged the average July temperature in the lower 48 at 77.6 degrees fahrenheit, Williams proceeded to hyperventilate over…
NBC Uses Liberal Expert, Flawed Study to Go After School Choice
May 19th, 2011 5:01 PM
At the top of NBC's Nightly News on Wednesday, anchor Brian Williams teased a story on charter public schools: "In our 'Education Nation' report tonight, the agonizing lottery for kids and their families to get into the best schools, but are they the best schools?" He later declared that families "put everything on the line for a coveted spot in a charter school, but do these schools really…
Media Touted Distorted Claims Texas Conservatives Removed Slavery from
July 22nd, 2010 10:15 AM
As the Texas State Board of Education worked to complete its once-every-ten-year revision of the curriculum for the state’s schools in May, much of the mainstream media promoted complaints and distortions from the left – many originating with the left-leaning Texas Freedom Network – about the nature of the changes in the guidelines and how they would effect textbooks that might end up in other…