Bummer: Nat Geo Bemoans ‘Hidden Toll of July Fourth Fireworks’

Culture
July 3rd, 2021 10:00 AM

The woke scolds at National Geographic who want to play the race card unsurprisingly also want to take the joy out of celebrating the Fourth of July with fireworks.

National Geographic’s Editor in Chief Goes WILD With Woke Racial Lingo

Culture
June 7th, 2021 4:05 PM

The premier world wildlife, science and history publication National Geographic seems to be succumbing to the woke mind virus. Well, senior staff at the famous magazine are, at least. According to one conservative commentator, Editor in Chief Susan Goldberg sent out a mass email from the magazine over the weekend in which she denounced her own “white” “privilege.”

Disney Broke Up With Gina Carano And Now They’re Trying To Erase Her

Culture
March 16th, 2021 5:45 PM

The House of Mouse is at it again! This time, they’re canceling someone that no longer even works for them.

NYT Smears ‘Climate Denialists,’ Accuses Skeptic of ‘Falsehoods'

April 11th, 2018 7:09 PM
The New York Times' Erica Goode latched on to a scientific smear job involving global warming and polar bears, under the online headline, “Climate Change Denialists Say Polar Bears Are Fine. Scientists Are Pushing Back.” The text box was bluntly biased even for the Times: “Researchers chastised a Canadian zoologist’s blog for its falsehoods.”

Slate Writer: NatGeo’s ‘Race Issue’ Not Good Enough

Culture
March 14th, 2018 5:05 PM
Well that was predictable. National Geographic has an issue dedicated to self-flagellation for its racist past. That weak sauce virtue-signaling may be fine for general consumption, but good luck impressing a social Justice warrior like Slate’s Rachelle Hampton.

Ron Howard: Trump Was Inspiration For Nazi Character

April 25th, 2017 12:31 PM
It seems as if Hollywood can’t get enough of comparing our president to a certain German 20th century dictator. Liberal director Ron Howard added his contribution Tuesday, revealing to the Daily Beast that Trump inspired a Nazi character in his new television series about Albert Einstein called “Genius.”  

Jay Z Producing Documentary Series on ‘Race’ After Trump Election

April 20th, 2017 6:21 PM
The National Geographic Channel announced on Wednesday, April 19, that it will collaborate with the Weinstein Company and rapper and businessman Jay Z -- whose actual name is Shawn Corey Carter -- to produce Race, a six-part documentary series that will offer “a stark and provocative look into systemic injustices in America.”

Nat Geo Is Producing a Birth Control Doc

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April 19th, 2017 5:15 PM
National Geographic is delving into hot-button social issues for a second time this year with its announcement of a new drama The Birth of the Pill. According to an exclusive statement released to The Hollywood Reporter, the documentary will follow a group of four activists who “took on the scientific establishment, the church and cultural norms in their fight to…
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Nat Geo: Obama’s ‘Hope’ Thwarted by Tea Party ‘Extremists'

January 16th, 2017 4:51 PM
Sunday night, National Geographic Channel played a two hour special on President Obama called “The Price of Hope.” What was the “price” of “hope” exactly? Apparently Obama not getting his way 100% of the time because of those evil Tea Party Republicans in Congress,(or at least that’s how the documentary spins it.) The entire documentary sets up the…
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ABC’s David Muir Swoons for Obama Snorkeling with Sea Turtles

January 9th, 2017 11:34 PM
ABC’s World News Tonight closed out the show Monday evening with a spotlight on President Barack Obama snorkeling off the coast of Hawaii for the National Geographic Channel. Anchor David Muir could barely contain his joy as he led into his report. “Finally tonight here, President Obama taking a dive in a place he helped protect,” he stated, while sounding elated. “They…
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‘Killing Jesus’ Sets Channel's Ratings Record With 3.7 Million Viewers

March 31st, 2015 7:10 PM
Sunday night's airing of Killing Jesus -- the three-hour event based on the book of the same name by Fox News Channel anchor Bill O'Reilly and co-writer Martin Dugard -- was watched by more than 3.7 million people, a new record for the National Geographic Channel. Of course, this isn't the first cable television adaptation of one of O'Reilly's books. Two others -- Killing…

NPR's Gary Knell Steps Down After Only 20 Months as Head of 'Beacon of

August 21st, 2013 2:13 PM
When Gary Knell became the chief executive officer of National Public Radio in December of 2011, his goal was to “calm the waters” after the publicly funded network had endured two high-profile scandals: the firing of Juan Williams and the video of a fund-raising executive slamming the Republican Party as “seriously racist, racist people” while accepting donations from a…

Survivalists: Paranoid Right-Wingers or Diverse Urbanites? New York Ti

January 31st, 2013 3:04 PM
Survivalists: Paranoid right-wingers or a shrewd, far-thinking, and diverse urbanites? The New York Times can't decide. Editorial board member Lawrence Downes' Thursday morning post, "Jesus, Freedom and Guns," used a YouTube video from a left-winger to mock gun-rights supporters as Christian paranoids fearing government tyranny: Here is a video shot at a gun-rights rally on…

National Geographic Uses an AP Photo Including Bush 43 in Item About O

October 20th, 2012 12:03 AM
Electric vehicle battery maker A123 filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday. Part of the caption at an Associated Press photo found at a National Geographic report about the "hurdles for clean tech" on Wednesday stated that the company "received a $6 million grant from the Bush administration in 2007 and a $249 million grant from the Obama administration in 2008." That's…