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Philadelphia Offers $1,000 Cash Incentives For Pregnant Women
For a state that’s shown its pro-abort stance over and over, this move is a shock.
Penn State Professor Encourages Students: ‘Watch Gay Porn’
Longtime sociology professor Sam Richards led a discussion titled “A Conversation on Trans Issues, TERFS, and The Binary” in his sociology class where he encouraged students to “watch gay porn.” Richards was apparently attempting to encourage students to understand “new sides to their sexuality,” as the Daily Mail put it.
NewsBusters Podcast: A Surprisingly Wave-Free Election Night
The historical averages suggested a "red wave" of some size in the 2022 midterms. But the media's Election Night routine was slightly blander when there was no obvious tilt toward Republicans, but instead a tilt toward all incumbents. We had no cries of "whitelash" or talk of voters throwing two-year-old temper tantrums.
NY Times 'Stacks' Deck: Muslim Candidate Oz Too Republican To Inspire
On Sunday, New York Times religion correspondent Liam Stack became the latest Times reporter to devalue what woudl have been a historic achievement by a minority group politician, due to the politician in question being a conservative: “Oz…
Lemon Desperately Tries To Argue Oprah Endorsing Fetterman Matters
Of all the stories that could’ve led off Friday’s CNN This Morning, the one that the cast settled on was Oprah Winfrey endorsing John Fetterman in Pennsylvania’s Senate race with co-host Don Lemon desperately trying to suggest it all mattered.
Lemon: GOP—Shut Up About Voter Fraud, Dems—Keep Talking Suppression
On CNN This Morning, co-host Don Lemon was fine with Frank Luntz's suggestion that Republicans should stop talking about voter fraud. But Lemon pushed back on Luntz's suggestion that Democrats should stop talking about vote suppression.
Fetterman's Stroke: What Did the Media Know and When Did They Know It?
So the debate between the Pennsylvania Senate candidates, Democrat Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman and Republican Dr. Mehmet Oz has now been held.
Colbert Hypes Abortion, Explicit Material In Schools, And 1619 Project
CBS The Late Show host Stephen Colbert was in full activist mode for his Wednesday show as he attacked Mehmet Oz on abortion and Tudor Dixon on sexually explicit material in school libraries. For good measure, he also opened the floor to The 1619 Project’s Nikole Hannah-Jones to attack conservatives generally.
NewsBusters Podcast: Aggressively Spinning Fetterman's Debate Debacle
The one and only debate between Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate candidates was a debacle for Democrat John Fetterman. But the post-debate coverage lauded Fetterman's "courage," downplayed his disabilities (or made them a virtue), and hammered Republican Mehmet Oz for his allegedly "heinous" remarks in favor of making abortion legislation up to the states.
Avlon Rediscovers Usefulness of Party Labels For 'Gutsy' Fetterman
CNN senior political analyst joined CNN Newsroom host Erica Hill on Wednesday to recap John Fetterman’s Tuesday debate performance. Avlon tried to reassure viewers that Fetterman’s poor performance was just “a snapshot in time,” that he will recover from his stroke, and that he was “gutsy” to even show up, but also that party label matters. The last point being a complete 180 from…
Noah Compares Fetterman To Politicians Who Are Disabled War Veterans
Trevor Noah used the Wednesday installment of The Daily Show on Comedy Central to defend Pennsylvania Democratic Senate nominee John Fetterman from criticism he is not healthy enough to serve by comparing him to disabled war veterans Dan Crenshaw and Tammy Duckworth.
Ruhle Lobs Softballs To Fetterman, Lauds His 'Entertaining' 'Trolling'
When The 11th Hour host Stephanie Ruhle sat down for a taped interview with Democratic Pennsylvania Senate nominee John Fetterman it was expected to be a softball interview, but what aired on MSNBC on Wednesday night was somehow even softer than those expectations.
Gay Man Teaches Kids How To Pole Dance at Pennsylvania Pride Fest
During a recent "Pride" festival, the gays of Central PA set up a pole in the middle of a highly trafficked pedestrian area and assisted a child onto it, according to LibsofTikTok.