Al Roker Claims Climate Coverage ‘Not Political,’ ‘Just the Facts’
April 17th, 2020 12:54 PM
On Friday’s 3rd Hour Today show, co-host Craig Melvin touted NBC weatherman Al Roker being featured in climate change pieces in Parade and People magazines ahead of Earth Day next week. Talking to Parade, Roker argued that the climate change agenda was “not political” and his coverage of it was “just the facts.”
Practically Perfect Pete? PEOPLE Puffs Buttigieg & His 'Magnetic' Mate
February 22nd, 2020 6:56 PM
People magazine dramatically downsized its political coverage as Donald Trump rose to power. But in this week's issue, the Historic Moment of a gay man winning a Democrat presidential caucus was just too dramatic for them to avoid. The puffery was epic for "The Mayor Making History."
'Brave Decision:' HGTV's 'House Hunters' Features First 'Throuple'
February 14th, 2020 11:44 AM
The nuclear family is so 20th Century. That’s what our culture is telling us repeatedly. The latest iteration comes from HGTV’s popular program House Hunters, which featured it’s very first “throuple” (a three-person polyamorous couple) in an episode that aired Wednesday night.
People Magazine Thinks Only Liberal Women ‘Change the World’
October 9th, 2019 6:38 PM
Feminism in 2019 uplifts and supports all women, unless of course they happen to be conservative (or in the womb). For a press that purports to laud the achievements of women, they go the extra mile to drown out the successes of women who don’t subscribe to their worldview. Case in point is the latest issue of People magazine’s “Women Changing the World in 2019”, which…
Cornell: Peterson, Shapiro ‘Infect’ Users With Alt-Right Beliefs
August 27th, 2019 4:33 PM
A study from Cornell University claims YouTube channels that feature prominent conservative figures are “infecting” users with alt-right beliefs. “Auditing Radicalization Pathways on YouTube,” written by five academics, concluded that “channels in the Intellectual Dark Web (IDW) and the Alt-lite would be gateways to fringe far right ideology.” The study,…
PEOPLE Puff Piece Gloats: 'Kathy Griffin Is Still Standing'
August 2nd, 2019 10:07 PM
People magazine gave Kathy Griffin the most sympathetic profile you might possibly imagine intheir August 12 issue as the comedian continues to dig out of the hole she created when she took a picture with a likeness of the bloody, severed head of President Trump.Next to a picture of Griffin surrounded by roses came the headline "Kathy Griffin Is Still Standing."
Entertainment Media Hail First ‘Sexually Fluid’ Dating Show
May 31st, 2019 8:06 AM
From Flavor of Love to Who Wants to Marry a Multi-Millionaire?, there have been some pretty crazy dating shows during the reality TV era. Some of them have included LGBTQ contestants but never before has the entire cast been “sexually fluid." MTV to the rescue!
Roker Scolds ‘Climate Deniers’: Think of Your Children
April 11th, 2019 3:35 PM
While touting a new People magazine story about his recent trip to Alaska to warn of the dangers of climate change, during the Third Hour Today show on Thursday, NBC weatherman Al Roker lectured “climate deniers” to abandon their skepticism and think “about your grandchildren and your children.”
Actor Johnny Depp Claims Amber Heard Abused Him
March 14th, 2019 2:16 PM
If Hollywood’s #MeToo maxim “believe all victims” is to be held as some universal moral standard, then Johnny Depp’s side of the story must be given some serious credence as well. The actor has endured two years of media attacks over allegations of domestic abuse from ex-wife Amber Heard, however new evidence has surfaced that might indicate that Depp has been the abuse…
People Mag Applauds Emma Watson’s Abortion Letter
October 2nd, 2018 10:28 AM
Ever heard of the news outlet Porter? Up until Oct. 1, neither had I.
Apparently the fledgling platform (begun in 2014) is getting quite a bit of traffic and media praise after it asked feminist actress Emma Watson to write a posthumous letter to Dr. Savita Halappanavar, an Indian dentist who passed away in 2012 due to a miscarriage. Feminists and other activists alleged that Dr. Halappanavar…
Internet Hounds NY Times Writer for Calling Big Woman Big
July 26th, 2018 9:14 AM
Though the left defends their own when they call women “c*nts,” heaven forbid if even a liberal newspaper should call a woman “big.” Twitter and the internet have gone insane over a July 22 review written by The New York Times critic Laura Collins-Hughs about the latest Broadway production of “Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” in which she happened to mention that one…
‘Like Cardi B.’: Media Drools Over ‘Political Rock Star’ Socialist
June 28th, 2018 4:02 PM
In the increasingly bipolar media coverage, Justice Kennedy retiring is bad, but a socialist winning a Democratic primary is cause for overwhelming, sickening joy.
People Quotes Mrs. Stephanopoulos: George 'Has So Much Integrity'
April 15th, 2018 9:12 AM
People magazine may have just been plugging the latest comedy book by Ali Wentworth...but it also served as a puff piece for her husband George Stephanopoulos in the days before the big Jim Comey Sunday night book special. “I went through my bad-boy stage before I met him, and the reason I was blown away by him is because he has so much integrity.”
ABC Gushes Stephanopoulos, Muir Named ‘Sexiest’ Men of the Media
November 15th, 2017 10:17 AM
We all know the press loves to congratulate itself on “holding Trump accountable,” with such pompous slogans as “Facts First” as “Democracy Dies in Darkness.” However sometimes that braggadocious attitude stoops so low it’s beyond parody. Take for example Wednesday’s Good Morning America, where the anchors eagerly gushed that two of their hosts made…