Bozell Column: Al Gore, Super Rich Sellout

January 8th, 2013 10:27 PM
The liberal media have spent 12 years feeling sorry for Al Gore.The Man Who Should Have Won in 2000 has had megatons of positive publicity dumped on him, hailing him as the “Goracle.” They cheered as leftists honored him with the Nobel Peace Prize and gave an Oscar to his filmed eco-sermon “An Inconvenient Truth.” So when Gore sold his left-wing cable channel Current TV to al-Jazeera for $…

Leno Asks Current TV’s Joy Behar ‘Osama Bin Laden Is Your New Boss

January 5th, 2013 8:22 AM
Jay Leno on Friday took a delicious swipe at Al Gore’s decision to sell Current TV to Al Jazeera. Chatting with Current’s Joy Behar, the NBC Tonight Show host asked, “Osama bin Laden is your new boss?” (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):

Al’s Jazeera: Gore Rejected Glenn Beck Bid for Current, Deemed Him

January 3rd, 2013 11:41 AM
Are you tired of having to go to YouTube to watch video of terrorists killing U.S. soldiers? Do you get annoyed when slow download speeds interrupt hearing your favorite Islamist cleric call for infidel blood to restore the Caliphate? Wish you could see suicide bombers lovingly read their last statements in crystal-clear HD? Well, great news, kids! Al “no controlling legal authority”…

Al Jazeera to Acquire Ultra Left Current TV

January 2nd, 2013 5:00 PM
According to the New York Times' Brian Stelter, Al Jazeera is about to acquire Al Gore's ultra-leftist and low-rated cable outlet Current TV. Stelter reported: "If the deal is completed, Current will provide the pan-Arab news giant with something it has sought for years: a pathway into American living rooms." However, the move may not mean a complete overhaul for Current TV as Al Jazeera may…

Naomi Wolf: 'I Want My Al Jazeera

April 13th, 2011 8:53 AM
"[F]or America's sake, I hope that Al Jazeera penetrates the US media market. Unless Americans see the images and narratives that shape how others see us, the US will not be able to overcome its reputation as the world's half-blind bully." So stated Naomi Wolf's "I Want My Al Jazeera" published at the Huffington Post Tuesday evening (image courtesy Mike Licht):

Hillary Clinton Claims Al-Jazeera Puts American Media to Shame

March 2nd, 2011 9:37 PM
Is Rush Limbaugh’s fear of a state-run media coming to fruition? Hillary Clinton spent the morning on C-Span defending the State Department’s need for funding, because she feels private media in the U.S. has fallen woefully behind the likes of Al-Jazeera, the Chinese, and Russia.  Via Business Insider, Clinton said: "Al Jazeera is winning. The Chinese have opened up a global English…

As Current TV Tops List of Least Watched Cable Channels, Reporter Clai

February 16th, 2011 1:30 PM
In Tuesday's Kansas City Star, reporter Aaron Barnhart revealed that Current TV, the cable channel launched in 2005 by Al Gore, would be the least missed, only managing to be viewed by 18,000 households in the fourth quarter of 2010. Also on the list of "Cable's Least Wanted" were the DIY network, ESPN Classic, Fox Soccer Channel, Logo, and Sleuth. Despite such abysmal ratings for Current,…

Sam Donaldson Thanks Anti-American TV Network Al-Jazeera

January 30th, 2011 12:59 PM
ABC News prominently featured the anti-American television network Al Jazeera on "This Week" Sunday. Not only was the network's Washington bureau chief afforded a good amount of time during the Roundtable segment to sing Al Jazeera's praises, but as the show neared its conclusion, Sam Donaldson actually thanked the organization (video follows with transcript and commentary):

Examiner's Byron York: The NASA-Muslim Outreach Story 'Has Not Made th

July 7th, 2010 9:31 AM
At the Washington Examiner's Beltway Confidential blog (HT Instapundit), Byron York documents the results of some Lexis Nexis searching: Total words about the NASA Muslim outreach program in the New York Times: 0. Total words about the NASA Muslim outreach program in the Washington Post: 0. Total words about the NASA Muslim outreach program on NBC Nightly News: 0. Total words about the NASA…

Does Bill Press Understand Difference Between News and Opinion

December 15th, 2009 2:43 PM
Former "Crossfire" host Bill Press apparently cannot distinguish between news and opinion. He is furious that his application for press credentials with the congressional press corps was denied due to content on his website urging readers to tell Sen. Joe Lieberman, I-Conn., to vote for health care legislation in the Senate. He cites numerous examples of CPC members that host opinion content, but…

Iran's Ahmadinejad Gets Shoe Thrown At Him, Will Media Care

March 8th, 2009 11:44 AM
An Iranian website is claiming that Iran's president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad recently had a shoe thrown at him while en route to give a speech ahead of the upcoming elections. Given the tremendous attention given to President Bush having a shoe thrown at him by an Iraqi journalist last December, one has to wonder if American media will report this incident or ignore it.Consider what was published by…

Was Obama's Interviewer the Arab Chris Matthews

January 28th, 2009 10:47 AM

NBC Showed Same Questionable Gaza Hospital Clip of Injured Boy as CNN

January 12th, 2009 12:21 PM
Add NBC to the list of news organizations that have shown a clip of two doctors, one of whom is the controversial pro-9/11 Norwegian doctor, Mads Gilbert, supposedly trying to revive a deceased Palestinian boy at Shifa Hospital in Gaza – a scene which some critics charge appears staged. Last week, on the Sunday, January 4, NBC Nightly News, correspondent Richard Engel filed a report in which he…

Arab Paper: ‘Obama’s Historic Intifada’ Allows Islam to ‘Impos

November 3rd, 2008 11:26 AM
From Beirut, Chawki Freiha reports* on a provocative editorial that appeared in the Al Quds Al Arabi newspaper on November 3 written by Abdelbari Atwan, the first journalist to have met with Osama bin Laden. Titled “Obama’s Historic Intifada,” Atwan praises the probable election of Barack Obama to the White House and claims that with Obama installed in Washington, Islam will be able to “impose…