AGAIN? NBC's Meet the Press Also Panics Over Trump's Polling Bump
September 24th, 2023 4:51 PM
Just like on ABC’s This Week, Sunday’s edition of NBC Meet the Press was stunned to find out that former President Donald Trump is in a dead heat with Joe Biden in a potential rematch for the presidency in 2024. Moderator Kristen Welker, proving she’s just as much of a partisan activist as her predecessor Chuck Todd, when she exclaimed “oof” in horror at the prospect of Trump…
Audible Shock: MSNBC Devastated Over 'Catastrophic' Hispanic GOP Vote
November 8th, 2022 9:10 PM
Even before the race was officially called for Florida Republicans Ron DeSantis and Marco Rubio, MSNBC began losing it over the strong early results in the Hispanic county of Miami-Dade, which was a reliably solid Democrat county.
Podhoretz Confronts MSNBC Host's Delusion That Dems Will Win in 2022
August 1st, 2022 11:39 PM
It’s not something you see often but MSNBC viewers got a taste of reality for the first time in a while. During MSNBC’s “Decision 2022 : Countdown to the Midterms” special, host Steve Kornacki laid out a lengthy case for why Democrats could be turning the tide and keep control of Congress. After laying out his case, his guest, John Podhoretz, editor of Commentary magazine scoffed at the idea…
Steve Kornacki Projects Almost Identical Electoral Maps in 2016, 2020
August 7th, 2020 6:52 PM
Is it 2020 or 2016? You could be forgiven for confusing the year if you had watched the election predictions Steve Kornacki, the MSNBC political correspondent, projected on his presidential electoral map today. Why? Because it is an almost carbon copy of his August 10, 2016 electoral map. All that has changed is the name of the opponents that Donald Trump, whom Kornacki portrayed as guaranteed…
Sanders Berates Manu Raju; ‘I’m Dealing with a F****** Global Crisis’
March 19th, 2020 12:10 AM
Wednesday night saw crickets on screeches about how democracy died a little and that press freedoms in America were under attack when, hours earlier, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate and socialist Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) didn’t just swat down questions about his campaign from CNN’s Manu Raju and another reporter, but he berated them with a use of the f-bomb.
Maddow to Warren: Was You Quitting ‘A Death Knell’ to a Woman Winning?
March 6th, 2020 1:45 PM
MSNBC pundit and left-wing heroine Rachel Maddow spent Thursday’s show interviewing failed 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren and, predictably, a portion centered on Maddow’s inference that her lack of support among voters was sexist and a sign that the president “can’t be any woman ever.” At minimum, she fretted that this was “a death knell in terms of the prospects of…
Watch Kornacki’s Emotional Tributes to Matthews on Final ‘Hardball’
March 3rd, 2020 1:15 AM
Following Monday’s sudden retirement/pushing out of longtime MSNBC pundit Chris Matthews after a plethora of recent negative headlines, Hardball still needed some to see it through to the end. Frequent fill-in host Steve Kornacki was left to soldier on and, while he did, emotions were high. Putting aside Matthews's actions, Kornacki handled Monday night with command, genuine (and heartbreaking)…
MSNBC Hypes UN Report, Fearmongers Over Global Warming
December 3rd, 2019 10:22 AM
Between Tuesday and Thursday of Thanksgiving week, a number of MSNBC hosts seized on the latest United Nations report making questionable predictions about a "dire" future, and pushing for regulations to cut carbon dioxide emissions. The hype included Chris Matthews accusing President Donald Trump of exploiting the push for regulations to advocate "idiot nationalism," and Katy Tur fretted that…
Moore to Libs: Sell Selfish Conservatives on 'Free' Government Stuff
November 29th, 2019 8:00 AM
This could only happen on MSNBC. Wednesday night, lefty documentary filmmaker Michael Moore came on The Last Word to share his advice on how liberals can change the hearts and minds of their “bigoted” Republican family members. His winning strategy? Convince them why big government is your friend, not your enemy!
Chuck Todd Only Cites Polls Suggesting Public Support for Abortion
May 16th, 2019 12:26 PM
On Wednesday's MTP Daily, host Chuck Todd cited two polls suggesting the public was mostly supportive of abortion. By contrast, a couple of days earlier when Steve Kornacki was fill in host for the same show, he was more accurate in admitting that polling can also be found that suggests most Americans oppose abortion.
Obsession: CNN, MSNBC Spend 428 Minutes on Cohen, 12 on NoKo Summit
February 28th, 2019 1:08 AM
For all the liberal media’s prior pontifications about Wednesday being a “split screen” between two major events for President Trump, the congressional testimony of his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen and the denuclearization summit with North Korea, they were sure to only give the latter just a few pixels.
CNN, MSNBC Still Touting Dem Claims of 'Voter Suppression' in Georgia
October 23rd, 2018 11:23 AM
On Monday afternoon, CNN's Wolf Blitzer and MSNBC's Katy Tur continued their networks' recent history of highlighting misleading claims by Democrats that Georgia Republicans are engaging in "voter suppression" against minorities. At 1:40 p.m. Eastern on his Wolf show, Blitzer proclaimed: "Georgia is fast becoming ground zero for the debate over voter suppression." After noting that GOP Secretary…
Ruhle Admits Media Outrage at Trump Isn't Something Voters Care About
October 19th, 2018 3:13 PM
Friday afternoon on MSNBC Live, host Stephanie Ruhle talked with political correspondent Steve Kornacki about the media and Trump’s effect on the upcoming Midterm elections. In a rare moment of self-reflection, the MSNBC team noted that maybe the things they were outraged by weren’t the same things voters cared about.
Morning Joe: Kavanaugh Hearings 'Disaster for Democratic Party'
October 11th, 2018 7:48 AM
On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough says that Republicans got a "huge bump" from the Kavanaugh hearings, whereas the hearings were "a disaster for the Democratic party."