Former Time Reporter: Childbirth Is Violent and Gruesome, Like Gosnell

January 6th, 2014 10:01 PM
Former Time reporter Nina Burleigh – the infamous feminist journalist who once announced "I'd be happy to give [Bill Clinton oral sex] just to thank him for keeping abortion legal" -- has a new article at The New York Observer on “The Year In Sexism.”   Even the trial of Dr. Kermit Gosnell in May was used audaciously as a feminist moment to correct those who “demonize abortion generally.” She…

Howard Fineman Should Apologize for Saying McConnell's Staff Might Hav

June 3rd, 2013 4:13 PM
With Friday's admission by liberal activist Curtis Morrison for having bugged Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-Ky.) office in April, there are some liberal media members that owe the Senator an apology. One is certainly Howard Fineman, the editorial director of the Huffington Post, who on April 10 wrote the following (emphasis added):

ABC Hypes 'Startling Secret Tape' of Mitch McConnell and Aides 'Schemi

April 10th, 2013 6:54 PM
On Tuesday's World News and Wednesday's Good Morning Ameica, ABC's George Stephanopoulos and Jim Avila ballyhooed far-left magazine Mother Jones's secretly-recorded audio recording of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's strategy meeting with political advisers about potential opponent Ashley Judd. Stephanopoulos touted the "startling secret tape revealing how the Senate's top Republican…

Chris Matthews: 'No Chance Anyone’s Looking for a Nekkid Picture of

March 11th, 2013 6:48 PM
"No chance anyone’s looking for a nekkid picture of Mitch McConnell.” As amazing as it might seem, such was actually said by MSNBC's Chris Matthews on Hardball Monday (video follows with transcript and commentary):

NYT's Trip Gabriel Warns GOP: Don't Rule Out Hollywood Star Ashley Jud

February 19th, 2013 2:26 PM
New York Times reporter Trip Gabriel promoted movie star and aspiring liberal politician Ashley Judd on Saturday: "Kentuckians Don’t Rule Out a Star as a Senator." Gabriel wrote: "How serious could such a candidacy be? Plenty, it turns out."

NBC 'Today' Crew Fawns Over 'Brilliant' Ashley Judd Possibly Running f

December 7th, 2012 10:32 AM
In a panel discussion on Wednesday's NBC Today, the morning show cast excitedly touted the possibility of left-wing actress Ashley Judd running for senate against Mitch McConnell in 2014, with co-host Willie Geist declaring: "She was a delegate to the Democratic convention this summer, she's very involved in politics, she's outspoken." [Watch the video after the jump] News reader Natalie…

Howard Fineman: Democrats Want Ashley Judd to Run Against Mitch McConn

November 4th, 2012 12:13 PM
The Huffington Post's Howard Fineman said Sunday that Democrats in Kentucky are hoping actress Ashley Judd will run against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) in 2014. This happened on the syndicated Chris Matthews Show (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):

Ashley Judd to NBC: Republicans Are 'Really Dumb,' Obama Has 'Flowered

May 26th, 2012 9:01 AM
Patrick Gavin at Politico reported that Ashley Judd spoke out glowingly for Obama to NBC’s David Gregory on the "Press Pass" segment on Meet the Press, and that she she’s willing do whatever she can as a surrogate for the Obama-Biden ticket. She added, “As long as the Republicans keep doing really dumb things about women’s reproductive health, that should help energize girls and women in this…

NBC's Brian Williams Helps Ashley Judd Fight the 'Patriarchy

April 12th, 2012 1:46 PM
On Wednesday night's edition of the poorly-performing prime-time show Rock Center, Brian Williams tried to rub some stardust on his ratings and strike a blow for feminism at the same time. He honored actress Ashley Judd for writing an outraged feminist essay about "patriarchy" on The Daily Beast because someone criticized her puffy face. Williams supportively explained, "This week the 43-year…

AP: Palin 'Makes New Enemy' in Ashley Judd

February 5th, 2009 11:59 AM
"Sarah Palin Makes New Enemy: Ashley Judd," reads a February 5, 2009 AP headline.But in truth, there's hardly anything new about the controversy in question save for a celebrity chiming in to resurrect the issue of aerial wolf hunts in Alaska:It's not the first time Defenders of Wildlife has targeted Palin. Last fall, when Palin was John McCain's running mate, it ran ads in several states…

Ashley Judd: 'Palin Promotes Brutal Aerial Killing of Wolves

February 3rd, 2009 3:29 PM
Did you know that Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin promotes the brutal aerial killing of wolves?You didn't?Well, that's what actress Ashley Judd claims in a new ad for the Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund. Even worse, according to Judd, Palin is "casting aside science and championing the slaughter of wildlife" (video embedded below the fold):