MSNBC Host Hints Rioters No Worse Than Pro-Trump Protesters
May 30th, 2020 7:27 PM
On Saturday morning, MSNBC weekend anchor Kendis Gibson had difficulty seeing a difference between peaceful anti-lockdown protesters in Michigan and violent protesters in Minnesota who are looting and committing arson -- other than a racial difference -- as he fretted over President Donald Trump condemning one, but not the other.
CBS Worries: Lockdown Protesters Showcase Growing 'Pattern’ of ‘Hate'
May 15th, 2020 12:36 PM
When there’s a liberal protest with signs comparing Republicans to Hitler and calling for violence, journalists tend to helpfully avoid those images on network TV. But a few bigots and nuts who attend anti-lockdown protests must be representative of the group at large. That was the message on Friday’s CBS This Morning. Co-host Gayle King ominously warned, “There are growing…
‘View’ Paints Michigan’s Whitmer as Victim of Violent, Racist Protests
May 13th, 2020 4:12 PM
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer appeared on The View Wednesday for a mostly easy interview full of softballs from the sympathetic liberal hosts, mostly about her response to COVID-19. It seemed the interview was just another opportunity for Whitmer to bash critics of her lockdown policies as violent racists. In fact, Meghan McCain was the only host to push back on the Democrat’s…
NYT’s Peters: ‘Overwhelmingly White’ Protests Based on Misinformation
April 21st, 2020 4:57 PM
New York Times reporter Jeremy Peters is still waging attacks on conservatives in the time of coronavirus. He devoted nearly 1,800 words to “A Culture War Is Simmering in Quarantine” to deride conservative protests over oppressive state restrictions, while framing (unlabeled) liberal politicians and activists as founts of sweet reason: "The people at these protests have been…
NYT: 'Far-Right' Conservatives Protest Corona as Blacks Suffer
April 19th, 2020 7:00 PM
New states’ rights fans at The New York Times? Reporters Trip Gabriel and Jonathan Martin praised Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer after her gross bureaucratic overreach in fighting the spread of the coronavirus led to protests. The online headline to the story that led Sunday’s National section: “Gretchen Whitmer Isn’t Backing Down -- Right-wing protesters, Republican…
Maddow Flatters Whitmer 'Out Ahead' of Others With Strict Mandates
April 17th, 2020 10:39 AM
After MSNBC host Rachel Maddow mocked Michiganders protesting their Democrat governor’s draconian stay-at-home measures on her Wednesday night show, Maddow brought on that governor for a softball interview full of flattery, Thursday. Maddow even ended the interview entertaining the idea that the Democrat governor could be our next Vice President.
PolitiFact Rushes to Defend Potential Biden VP on Seed-Sale Crackdown
April 16th, 2020 10:18 PM
PolitiFact released another tendentious defense of a controversial Democrat, in this case Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, whose coronavirus crackdown is lighting up the conservative blogosphere. They noted she's on Biden's short list of potential running mates, and based their whole "fact check" on one overheated headline so they could dismiss the actual controversy.
Nasty Maddow: Michigan Protesters Are Coronavirus Conspiracy Theorists
April 16th, 2020 10:28 AM
The media is doing everything they can to protect Democrat governors facing backlash for taking draconian measures to the coronavirus pandemic. While thousands gathered Wednesday to protest Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer’s strict orders, she didn’t receive any scrutiny from the mainstream media. After getting a friendly interview on NBC’s Today show earlier that day, MSNBC…
NBC Lobs Softballs, Chats VP Slot as Whitmer Defends Draconian Decrees
April 15th, 2020 4:21 PM
During a Wednesday morning interview with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer on NBC’s 3rd Hour Today show, co-host Craig Melvin made sure to tread softly while asking about the Democrat’s highly controversial and draconian measures in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Once that was out of the way, he was free to chat with her about speculation that she might be Joe Biden’s…
SPIKED: Only Fox Talks to Dem Saved by Trump and His 'Miracle Drug'
April 8th, 2020 7:06 PM
As many liberal journalists suggest Fox News Channel should be sued for discouraging people from taking the coronavirus seriously and endangering lives, Fox News is offering hopeful stories that almost every liberal outlet refuses to touch. Take Michigan state Rep. Karen Whitsett, who came down the coronavirus, and credits her doctor and hydroxychloroquine – and President Trump touting the…
NY Times Hits Conservative ‘Fake Local News...Impostors’ Like Sinclair
November 2nd, 2019 11:34 AM
The New York Times, which dispenses unlabeled liberal reporting as slant every day, is keeping a wary eye on any conservative competition in the news business, eager to drop the “fake” label on their heads. Friday’s Business pages included the warning, “Americans Trust Local News. That Belief Is Being Exploited,” by Dartmouth College professor of government Brendan…
Michigan Conservative Angers ACLU For Barring Down Syndrome Drag Show
September 6th, 2019 1:15 PM
It doesn’t get any wilder or more depressing for our society than this. In an effort to subvert any sense of decency, especially for the most fragile among us, the left has produced a drag queen show featuring cast members with Down syndrome. As if that’s not deplorable enough, the Republican in charge of the Michigan venue where a set was to be performed was hit by the ACLU for…
NY Times Cries Foul, Racism Vs. GOP in Midwest, But Dems Did It Too
December 11th, 2018 3:52 PM
“Midwest Power Grab May Fuel G.O.P. Backlash,” blared the New York Times front page. Lambasting Republicans for post-election legislative maneuvering has been a drumbeat recently at the Times, providing momentum for Democrats to finish in 2020 what they started in the House in 2018. Elsewhere reporter Emily Badger cried racism in the first sentence of “Urban-Rural Divide At…
NYT Identify Politics: Dem Fights 'Anti-Muslim...Islamophobia'
August 15th, 2018 4:30 PM
Indulging in obvious identify politics in Wednesday’s New York Times, reporter Elizabeth Dias celebrated Rashida Tlaib’s Democratic primary victory in Detroit right along with her supporters in “Candidate’s Palestinian Heritage Infuses Sense of Community in Detroit.” Already, her story offers a remarkable counterpoint to anti-Muslim policy and sentiment rising around…