NEW: Twitter to ‘Enforce’ Deal with Musk

May 18th, 2022 2:59 PM

According to reporting from The New York Times on Wednesday, Twitter’s board plans to “enforce” its deal with Elon Musk. In late April, Musk and the platform reached a deal for him to purchase the platform for approximately $44 billion.

Nasty NYT: Opposing Amnesty, GOP ‘Stoked Beliefs That Led to Killings'

May 17th, 2022 2:42 PM

After the despicable, racially motivated mass shooting in a supermarket in Buffalo, New York Times congressional correspondent Annie Karni kept the paper’s previous political smears against Republicans going in Tuesday’s paper against a ranking Republican in Congress: “Racist Attack Spotlights Elise Stefanik’s Echo of Replacement Theory.”  Again, mainstream Republican…

Disgusting NY Times Conflates All GOP With Buffalo Supermarket Killer

May 16th, 2022 4:37 PM

Nicholas Confessore was the author of the New York Times’ vast smear on Fox News host Tucker Carlson earlier this month, in which he crowned Carlson’s show “the most racist show in the history of cable news.” Confessore eagerly brought the same nasty energy to blame Carlson for Saturday’s mass killing at a Buffalo supermarket by a murderer who…

NY Times Australia Reporter Defends Authoritarian COVID Response

May 15th, 2022 10:34 PM

In its futile fight to remain a zero-COVID country, Australia basically suspended democracy, closed borders, locking its citizenry inside, and seemingly devolved to its roots as a prison colony. So Damien Cave, Sydney bureau chief for the New York Times, celebrated the country as a COVID success story with a 2,500-word justification for Australia’s authoritarianism…

NY Times Accuses ‘Xenophobic’ GOP of ‘Weaponizing’ Baby Formula Crisis

May 15th, 2022 4:02 PM

The current baby formula shortage crisis was predictable, notwithstanding President Biden’s claim about having to be a mind-reader to see it coming: A story warning of shortages appeared in the Wall Street Journal back in January. Also predictable: The New York Times circling the wagons to protect the Democratic president’s reputation from unfair, even “xenophobic” Republican attacks…

NY Times on Abortion Plays: One 'Shrewd and Funny,' One 'Stalkerish'

May 13th, 2022 7:35 PM

The New York Times almost earned points on Thursday by pointing out New York had differing takes on the hot topic of abortion in the city’s theater spaces. Naturally, the Times critic found the pro-abortion show "shrewd and funny" and "smart and entertaining," while the anti-abortion play was a "right-wing" screed with "stalkerish overtones."

‘Ink-Stained Wretch’ at NYT Claims ‘Good Times Are Right Now’

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May 10th, 2022 11:20 AM

It’s the Roaring ‘20s once more. That’s what The New York Times claimed as high gas prices, 40-year record inflation and a border crisis dominate the lives of ordinary Americans. 

The Conservative Surge in Twitter Followers – The Elon Musk Effect?

May 10th, 2022 9:23 AM

In January, I wrote about a USA Today article centered around a New York University study that supposedly disproved the claim that social media platforms, like Twitter, discriminate against conservatives. USA Today said, “Despite repeated charges of anti-conservative bias from former President Donald Trump and other GOP critics, Facebook, Twitter and Google's YouTube are…

With Roe Threatened, NYT Dumps 'Pregnant People' and Finds 'Women'

May 8th, 2022 6:45 PM

Linda Greenhouse reported on the Supreme Court for the New York Times for 30 years. Since then, she’s appeared in the paper on a regular basis giving her fiercely pro-choice opinions. So it’s no surprise she had a say about the shocking leak of a draft opinion that appears to overturn the Supreme Court’s Roe vs. Wade decision legalizing abortion nationwide. Sunday’s edition…

My Body, My Choice: Media Support for COVID Mandates Runs Against Roe

May 7th, 2022 4:00 PM

So the cries of anguish and anger from the American left goes up. The leaked opinion from the Supreme Court says there is a possibility the controversial 1973 Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion may, in fact, be overruled. And the angry shriek from all manner of left-leaning media is that leftist favorite cry: “My body my choice.” Well now. No one has done a better job of eviscerating…

Galling NYT on Roe Draft: ‘Concern Law Isn’t Justice’s Primary Guide'

May 6th, 2022 9:42 PM

The banner over the two lead Roe v. Wade stories in Thursday’s New York Times read: “Leak Intensifies View That Court Is Too Political.” The individual headline over the one by Shawn Hubler and Michael Wines confirmed: “A Concern That the Law Isn’t Justice’s Primary Guide.” Yes, after decades of cheering left-wing judicial activism on abortion, affirmative action, and…

NYT Wonders How Apartheid Misinformation Has Impacted Musk

May 6th, 2022 12:21 PM

The New York Times has a theory where Elon Musk’s belief in free speech comes from: his sheltered childhood as a white boy in Apartheid South Africa.

NY Times SCOTUS Scribe Sees Opinion Leak 'Blow to Court's Legitimacy'

May 5th, 2022 4:49 PM

Thus far, New York Times coverage of the Supreme Court bombshell -- a leaked opinion that would overturn the 1973 abortion ruling Roe v. Wade -- has been only slightly hysterical. But Adam Liptak’s front-page story, “Extraordinary Breach Delivers Blow to the Court’s Legitimacy” harped on the leak of a draft opinion as a blow to the Court’s legitimacy – before we…

NY Times Sees No Censorship of Conservatives on Twitter. What Laptop?

May 4th, 2022 10:20 PM

In the wake of Elon Musk’s acquisition of Twitter, New York Times reporter Jeremy Peters mocked conservatives for suggesting Twitter was biased against conservative ideas and posts: "Right-wing accounts were never purged from Twitter to the degree that the sometimes overblown commentary suggests, though some high-profile users have been temporarily suspended for violating standards…