ABC, NBC Hype ‘Problems...Mounting’ for DeSantis, Cheer Trump ‘Stomp’

December 4th, 2023 5:29 PM

On Monday’s editions of ABC’s Good Morning America and NBC’s Today, the two gleefully ripped Governor and 2024 GOP presidential candidate Ron DeSantis (R-FL) despite his completion of the “Full Grassley” (visiting Iowa’s 99 counties) over the weekend by mocking his “losing” bid and “problems...mounting” with “tensions” at fever pitch as former President Trump continues to “…


WOW! Savannah Guthrie Pressed Liz Cheney on Biden-Skeptical Voters

December 4th, 2023 2:29 PM

On the second hour of Monday’s Today, co-host Savannah Guthrie gave Cheney nine-and-a-half minutes of book promotion for this "staunch conservative," as she put it. But she actually pressed Cheney to consider a "sliver" of independent voters who are tempted to vote Trump. Cheney said that'll be "the last election that you ever get to vote in."


NBC Blasts Biden Impeachment, ‘No Hard Evidence’ of Biden Wrongdoing

December 4th, 2023 2:19 PM

NBC’s Today decided on Monday to further draw out the soap opera of now-ex-Congressman George Santos (R-NY) after he was overwhelmingly expelled Friday from Congress and use it as proof of “deep divisions within the GOP” and use it as a jumping off point to bash the impeachment inquiry of President Biden as a waste of time given there’s “no hard evidence” of malfeasance.


ABC, CBS, NBC Ignore Anti-Semitic Hate March in Philly Targeting Jews

December 4th, 2023 1:09 PM

Rabid anti-Semites supporting Hamas terrorists gathered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Sunday night to call for genocide against Jews and assail a Jewish-owned restaurant. But while the liberal broadcast networks of ABC, CBS, and NBC had been more concerned with suggesting “islamophobia” was on the rise since the Hamas terrorist attacks on October 7, they completely ignored the latest act of…


NBC's Welker Presses DeSantis SIX Times to Condemn Trump 'Vermin' Talk

December 4th, 2023 8:04 AM

On Sunday, NBC Meet the Press host Kristen Welker displayed an interview taped on Saturday with Gov. Ron DeSantis where she repeatedly demanded the candidate denounce Donald Trump for his use of the term "vermin" to describe communists, fascists, and "radical left thugs" in America. She asked six times to try and force an answer. DeSantis said he wasn't playing the media game on this…


NBC Mourns Hollywood's Anti-Semites Are Facing Consequences

December 2nd, 2023 12:55 PM

NBC’s entertainment correspondent Chloe Melas intended to do a report on how people on both sides of Hollywood’s Israel-Hamas War debate are facing blowback for their opinions for Saturday’s edition of Today. However, what she actually ended up doing was lamenting that Hollywood’s anti-Semites are facing consequences for their actions by making false equivalency between Holocaust…

FLASHBACK: Media’s 10 Tackiest Attacks on George H. W. Bush

December 2nd, 2023 8:47 AM

Five years ago this week, former President George H. W. Bush passed away at the age of 94. The media’s 2018 retrospectives of Bush and his presidency are an example of how liberal journalists can be like prehistoric bugs stuck in amber, frozen in biased poses struck decades earlier, regardless of how thoroughly they’ve been debunked.


CBS Ducks as ABC Uses Trump Author Karl to Mock DeSantis, Hail Newsom

December 1st, 2023 4:01 PM

Friday’s CBS Mornings did its best to all but ignore Thursday night’s fiery debate on the Fox News Channel between Governors Ron DeSantis (R-FL) and Gavin Newsom (D-CA) by stashing it in the Eye Opener (which we at NewsBusters don’t formally account as most of it’s teases for segments), but the others stepped up to the plate with full stories on ABC’s Good Morning America and…


NBC’s Kotb, NYT’s Sorkin on Musk Interview: We Saw His ‘Demonic Side’

November 30th, 2023 3:40 PM

Reacting Thursday morning to Wednesday night’s bombshell Elon Musk interview at The New York Times DealBook Summit, NBC’s Today co-host Hoda Kotb and CNBC’s Squawk Box co-host Andrew Ross Sorkin, The Times columnist who interviewed Musk, described it as an illustration of Musk’s “demonic side” and “version” as Musk blasted corporations who’ve pulled…


Hunter v. House: ABC, NBC Bury Possible Bombshell Hunter Biden Hearing

November 29th, 2023 1:52 PM

Tuesday saw a possible monumental twist in the Hunter Biden saga as Biden said he would be willing to comply with a House Oversight Committee subpoena and testify publicly (even though the committee currently wants a private deposition) about his life of ruin, corruption, and allegations of malfeasance involving his father, the current President.  But like most Biden scandals, it received…


Nets SUPPRESS Multistate Child Privacy Lawsuit Against Meta

November 27th, 2023 11:42 PM

The major network evening newscasts have failed to report a story that has been reported far and wide elsewhere: the multistate lawsuit against Meta, parent company of both Facebook and Instagram, over complaints that the company failed to protect the privacy of minors thus exposing them to harm.


WashPost Journo Laments Biden Being Blamed For 'Bidenomics' Failure

November 27th, 2023 8:55 PM

There is no more oddly fascinating Sunday morning ritual than watching members of the Acela Media go on TV to weigh in on the fortunes of their fellow Americans that they know little to nothing about. And, as is often the case during tough times, the truest, purest victims of whatever woe has befallen their fellow Americans are none other than the Democrats in power. 


NBC’s Welker Whatabouts Dem J6 Video Cherry Picking When Pushed Back

November 26th, 2023 9:29 PM

An interesting exchange at the end of Kristen Welker’s interview with House Intel Chair Mile Turner shows how critical it is to the January 6th narrative that the Capitol security video not be released. But it was, and Welker quickly tried to pivot when Turner responded to accusations of the GOP cherry picking video to release.


FLASHBACK: The Media’s Nasty Attacks on Florida’s Katherine Harris

November 25th, 2023 8:50 AM

Twenty-three years ago, November 2000, the liberal media unleashed their full fury on Florida’s Secretary of State, Katherine Harris, for following the election laws of her state as well as various court rulings to certify George W. Bush as the winner of her state’s electoral votes in the disputed 2000 presidential election.