Andrea Mitchell: Trump Wants to Create 'Trump TV' at VOA
June 22nd, 2020 5:00 PM
There's a lot of irony to Andrea Mitchell and MSNBC getting worked up over a supposed "propaganda" takeover by the Trump administration. The cable host fretted over the ongoing remake of Voices Of America, a U.S government owned and operated radio network that operates both domestically and internationally. After describing VOA as an “independent” media organization, Mitchell made a dubious…
What? MSNBCer: 1st Amendment ‘Doesn’t Protect False Speech’ on Virus
May 21st, 2020 7:59 PM
For all of CNN’s conspiracy theories, juvenile news coverage, and lack of accountability on the left, MSNBC has had many of the same issues. On Thursday’s Deadline: White House, host Nicolle Wallace and former Obama official Richard Stengel flaunted their opposition to the First Amendment, equating President Trump’s pandemic rhetoric to Chinese disinformation campaigns. But even…
MSNBC's Stengel Compares Trump's Treatment of the Media To Stalin
January 22nd, 2020 8:22 PM
As MSNBC got ready for day two of the impeachment trial, former editor of Time and former Obama Undersecretary of State Rick Stengel joined an panel led by Chris Matthews where he compared President Trump's treatment of the media to Joseph Stalin.
Maher Tells Dennis Prager: Trump 'Wants to Be' a Fascist
November 3rd, 2019 5:32 AM
The panel discussion on Friday’s edition of Real Time focused on the impeachment inquiry; with a specific emphasis on the events leading up to it.The segment featured a lot of loaded language to describe President Trump and his actions; with former Time editor Richard Stengel describing the President’s phone call with his Ukrainian counterpart as an “extortion” and…
In WashPost, Ex-Obama Aide Calls for 'Guardrails' on Free Speech
October 29th, 2019 7:36 PM
Richard Stengel, a former editor of Time and Obama State Department undersecretary for public diplomacy and public affairs, used free speech and the press... to attack free speech and the press in a truly pathetic op-ed published in the Washington Post Tuesday.
When It Comes to Hillary E-Mails, Rules Don't Matter to MSNBC
September 30th, 2019 2:24 PM
If you have been watching MSNBC over the past three years, you would find host after host and guest after guest arguing that President Trump has nothing to complain about with all the investigations into alleged his wrongdoings, after all nobody is above the law. Nobody, that is except for Hillary Clinton or any of her former aides. Any investigation into her is a waste of taxpayer dollars and a…
MSNBC Loves Carter Saying Trump Isn't a Legitimately Elected President
June 28th, 2019 3:47 PM
Apparently there are still some people who care what former President Jimmy Carter thinks about things. These people include MSNBC Live guest host Chris Janisng and MSNBC analyst Rick Stengel. At an event at the Carter Center, Carter went full conspiracy theorist on the 2016 election. "I think the interference, although not yet quantified, I think fully…
Resistance TV: Wallace, Panel Blast ‘Cowardly’ Dems Not Impeaching Yet
May 16th, 2019 6:00 PM
Put it simply, MSNBC’s Deadline: White House has become peak Resistance TV and a refuge spot for anti-Trump Republicans and readers of Resistance fan fiction. With help from her panel, host and former liberal Republican Nicolle Wallace bashed Democrats on Thursday as “cowardly” for not impeaching the “lawless” President Trump and taking a swipe at voters opposing…
FLASHBACK: Media Once Loved Julian Assange
April 11th, 2019 2:55 PM
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been arrested after being kicked out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London...finally. For media who have spent the fast few years focused on the narrative, Assange was seen as the face that symbolized the threat posed to the United States by Russia, second only to Vladimir Putin. However, it wasn't always that way.
MSNBC's Glaude Wrongly Claims Record Death Threats Against Obama
November 15th, 2018 4:59 PM
On Wednesday's Deadline: White House, liberal MSNBC contributor Eddie Glaude managed to include two myths in his commentary as he repeated a discredited claim that President Barack Obama received "exponentially" more death threats than any other President, and also suggested President Ronald Reagan was "hypocritical" on race as he wrongly claimed Reagan "declared his…
MSNBC Guest Jokes About Using Time Machine to Change Trump, Not Hitler
September 13th, 2018 10:54 PM
Likely still bitter after having wasted millions trying to make Jeb Bush president, Republican strategist and frequent MSNBC guest Mike Murphy quipped on Thursday’s Deadline: White House that he wouldn’t have used to a time machine to go back in time to stop Hitler but instead change Donald Trump.
MSNBC's Richard Stengel: 'America First Is Toxic Nationalism'
July 13th, 2018 6:58 PM
Talking heads on MSNBC and CNN got themselves all bent out of shape following President Trump’s appearance at a breakfast kicking off the 2018 NATO Summit. Wednesday’s edition of MSNBC Live With Katy Tur presented no exception. Former TIME magazine editor and Kerry State Department official Richard Stengel complained about President Trump’s “America First”…
Wallace Likens Trump Admin to MS-13 Gang, 'Terrorizing' Kids
June 14th, 2018 9:25 PM
On Thursday's Deadline: White House on MSNBC, during a discussion of the White House's efforts to enforce immigration laws, the panel descended into hyperbole as host Nicolle Wallace actually likened the government to the MS-13 gang as she charged that the Trump administration is "terrorizing children" by separating them from their parents, as required by law.
MSNBC's Wallace & Jordan Fret Trump Winning on NFL & National Anthem
October 11th, 2017 7:34 PM
On Tuesday's Deadline: White House, MSNBC Republicans Nicolle Wallace and Elise Jordan were leaning left on the issue of NFL players kneeling during the National Anthem as they fretted over the NFL caving in to President Donald Trump's complaints on the issue.