Misinformation Studies Relied on Bogus Facebook Data

September 21st, 2021 4:18 PM

Facebook admitted that data it shared with researchers in Feb. 2020 was severely flawed. The result discredited any study relating to so-called “misinformation,” alleged radicalization or political polarization that used the Facebook information.

NY Times: Iran's Top Bomb-Maker Loved Poetry, Drives to the Seashore

September 20th, 2021 5:38 AM

Sometimes the most outrageous bias today emerges in promotional tweets. The New York Times had a long takedown on how the Israelis successfully assassinated Iran's top scientist developing nuclear weapons to attack Israel by mounting a robot with a machine gun on a pickup truck. But they made the Ayatollah's top bomb-maker into a very civilized sort, who loved poetry and taking his…

NY Times Freak Out Over 'ULTRACONSERVATIVE' Texas 'Shifting Right'

September 19th, 2021 7:50 PM

Do New York Times reporters not keep tabs on their own paper? Sunday’s Times featured Houston bureau chief J. David Goodman, “Texas Lawmakers, After Shift To Right, Plan More of Same.”  It’s the latest entry in what has amounted to a series of random stories the Times has been constantly running for a decade, all with the same dopey liberal media idea…

NYT Skips Biggest Woodward Story: Gen. Milley's Deep State Sedition?

September 16th, 2021 1:03 PM

Wednesday’s New York Times ran a story on a new book by Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Robert Costa. “New Book Details Fears Trump Would Start War.” But reporter Michael Schmidt glossed over the book’s biggest bombshells: That the nation’s top military officer, Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, supposedly promised to provide China…

NY Times Quietly Scrubs 'Unsubstantiated' from Hunter Biden Story

September 15th, 2021 4:42 PM

Andrew Kerr at the Daily Caller reported The New York Times quietly scrubbed the word "unsubstantiated" from a story disparaging the Hunter Biden laptop scoops in the New York Post in the weeks before the 2020 election. 

NYT's Stolberg Sneers at GOP’s ‘Seething’ at Biden Vaccine Mandate

September 15th, 2021 4:18 AM

Sheryl Gay Stolberg, a long-time reporter at the New York Times, scoffed at Republican opposition to Biden’s vaccination mandates on the front of Monday’s edition under the sneering headline, “G.O.P. Seethes, But Every State Requires Shots -- Fury at Biden Ignores a Century of Rules.” She wrote: "Resistance to vaccine mandates was once a fringe position in both parties,…

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NY Times & MSNBC Agree: Dems’ $2 Trillion Tax Hike Not Enough

September 14th, 2021 1:34 PM

On Tuesday, MSNBC’s Morning Joe joined The New York Times in hitting Democrats from the left and whining that the plan by left-wing lawmakers to hike taxes by $2 trillion to fund massive socialist spending was too “moderate.” After hyping a Times article that wailed about the proposed legislation failing to “dent the vast fortunes” of the wealthy, the show’s liberal…

NY Times Wonders ‘What Have Kids Lost?’ From Schools They Helped Shut

September 14th, 2021 10:56 AM

The latest New York Times Sunday Magazine cover story “What Have Kids Lost?” consists of interviews with six education experts discussing how some American children have suffered through over a year and half without being inside a classroom because of Covid restrictions. At last the obvious truth is coming out about learning loss in schools, truth ignored by lockdown-…

FEC Backs Twitter, Says Platform Didn’t Break the Law

September 13th, 2021 6:00 PM

The Federal Election Commission has ruled that Twitter did not break the law when it deliberately censored the Hunter Biden laptop story.

NYT Uses 9/11 as Cudgel Versus U.S. ‘Torture,’ Hits ‘Heroic Narrative'

September 11th, 2021 8:31 PM

New York Times reporter Serge Schmemann wrote the lead story after that dark day when Islamic terrorists attacked the World Trade Center and The Pentagon, killing 3,000 Americans. Today, 20 years later, Schmemann recalled how an English teacher assigned her class to use his article as a source to compose “found poetry.” But Schmemann used the poems as a lens from which he could…

NY Times’ Nasty Krugman Marks 9-11: Real Threat to USA is Right Wing

September 10th, 2021 8:35 PM

Respected economist turned partisan Democratic hack Paul Krugman marked the 20th anniversary of the 9-11 terrorist attacks in his own inimitable fashion in his column Friday by playing his usual despicable partisan games: “Foreign Terrorists Have Never Been Our Biggest Threat.” Guess who? The GOP, of course: "America was viciously attacked 20 years ago. But even then, the call that…

NY Times Loses It Over 'Enemy' Dems Opposing Biden, Pouncing GOP

September 9th, 2021 4:30 PM

The front page of Wednesday’s New York Times warned “Big Business Mobilizing to Battle Tax Proposals.” The text box: “Democrats’ Ambitions for Social Spending Are on the Line.” Trillions of dollars of new spending, in fact, as well as tax hikes on “the rich.” Reporters Jonathan Weisman, Alan Rappeport, and Jim Tankersley clearly took the side of President Biden and liberal big-…

NYT's Down Under Doom-Monger Hits Rupert Murdoch’s ‘Extreme' Outlets

September 9th, 2021 9:08 AM

After imposing authoritarian Covid restrictions, Australia is no longer acting like a liberal democracy. But to New York Times’ Australia bureau chief Damien Cave, the big news from Down Under is how conservative media mogul villain Rupert Murdoch may be accepting some precepts of the “climate change” movement. The headline had a “when did you stop beating your wife?” feel: “Murdoch’s…

NY Times: Southern GOP ‘Allergic to Science’ in Avoiding Mask Mandates

September 7th, 2021 10:19 PM

Nashville-based writer Margaret Renkl last appeared on Newsbusters after her tasteless New York Times Memorial Day editorial suggesting social gatherings were unpatriotic (except for racial protests). She’s returned with more evidence the coronavirus has affected her empathy, in Tuesday’s The South’s Republicans Talk About Freedom While People Die.” Renkl led off by taking…