Still Not Over RBG: Stunt Meeting Scheduled for ACB Hearings
October 9th, 2020 4:17 PM
Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s biggest fans in the political and entertainment worlds will be holding a virtual meeting with two items on their agenda: first, honoring the former Supreme Court Justice, and secondly, figuring out how to fulfill one of her supposed last requests: "My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed."
PEOPLE Oozes for RBG: 'Supreme Court's First Bona Fide Rock Star'
September 27th, 2020 6:37 AM
People magazine has gone incredibly light on politics in the Trump era, but they did take a moment around the Democrat convention to puff the Biden-Harris ticket. But they felt compelled to offer secular praise and worship around the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg with a cover on “Her Amazing Life & Powerful Legacy: Fighting tirelessly for equal rights, the Supreme Court Justice became…
PEOPLE Lets Biden Rerun Lie That Trump Hailed Racist 'Fine People'
August 21st, 2020 10:10 PM
People magazine has spent four years energetically avoiding the Trump family like they were dreadfully infectious. Now they’re back in familiar Democrat-pleasing mode in this week’s Joe Biden-Kamala Harris interview. There’s not one whiff of policy in the two pages of questions and answers in the August 31 issue. But Biden is quoted offering the usual lying smear that…
PEOPLE List of 'Reasons to Love America' Dominated by CNN, Obama
July 4th, 2020 4:00 PM
People magazine's July 4 double issue promised their list of "100 Reasons to Love America." But they made a list of leftist talking points. Number one (and pretty much number two) was "Peaceful Protests" against police officers.
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, released August 22, linked The Daily…
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…