PBS Sees Dangerous GOP, Is Sad That Hunter Trial May Make Joe Unhappy

May 20th, 2024 8:28 PM

It was a livelier-than-usual roundtable on Friday’s Washington Week with The Atlantic, as the import of former President Trump’s polling strength in the face of multiple trials seemed to be causing panic among the press corps. Moderator Jeffrey Goldberg led the feisty journalists in the discussion, including Laura Barrón-López of PBS NewsHour, Eugene Daniels of Politico,…


CBS The Only Network To Cover Denial of Hunter Biden Dismissal Motion

May 9th, 2024 10:36 PM

n a normal world with normal media, breaking developments on the legal woes of the son of the sitting President of the United States would draw significant coverage. But we neither live in normal times nor have a normal media. 

The Onion and Ben Collins: A Perfect Fake News Marriage

May 4th, 2024 1:30 PM

It’s hard to remember a time when The Onion was synonymous with “funny.”

Thanks to One Dissenter, the Mask Drops at NPR

April 20th, 2024 4:00 PM

Without a doubt, many readers here at NewsBusters were mega-dittos fans of the late, great Rush Limbaugh. In today’s media world perhaps you listen to conservative talk radio hosts Sean Hannity or Rush’s successors Clay Travis and Buck Sexton, or Glenn Beck or Jesse Kelly. Or, indeed someone else, perhaps a local conservative host in your area.


WATCH: Babylon Bee CEO Explains Why Experts Should NEVER Be Censors

April 19th, 2024 12:14 PM

The CEO of a popular satire site summed up exactly why no expert should ever have the ability to determine what free speech is allowed.

Column: Media Go AWOL on Holding the Bidens Accountable

March 22nd, 2024 6:00 AM

The networks who offered hundreds of hours of TV coverage to the Pelosi-Picked Panel on January 6 mostly skipped the latest Hunter Biden scandal hearing. Even the most prestigious "news" papers skipped the hearing. 

SPIKED: NY Times, WashPost, and WSJ Have NO Hunter Story in the Paper

March 21st, 2024 9:04 AM

How much do the "professional" journalists hate reporting on Biden scandals? A deep dive into the newspapers that arrived at our headquarters on Thursday finds that The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal have NO article on the contentious House hearing on Wednesday over the Biden family business scandal. It's on the front page of The…


ABC, CBS AVOID Covering Hunter Biden’s No-Show To Impeachment Inquiry

March 21st, 2024 12:46 AM

This is how you know we have a Biden regime media: two of the three major networks avoided providing any evening newscast coverage to the House Oversight Committee’s hearing in furtherance of its impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden. And the one that did cover the hearing did its level best to make sure viewers heard nothing substantial- a smother job.


ABC, CBS, NBC Let Hunter Biden Get Away With Dodging Public Testimony

March 19th, 2024 4:35 PM

The following are five instances of Hunter Biden dodging the truth at his closed door hearing and how they were covered or more precisely not covered on ABC, CBS and NBC’s evening, morning and Sunday roundtable shows.


Morning Joe: GOP's 'Crazy,' But Hunter Shouldn't Dodge Public Hearing

March 14th, 2024 12:48 PM

On Morning Joe, Mika Brzezinski calls the Republicans investigating Hunter Biden "crazy," but panelists Elise Jordan and Jonathan Lemire call it a mistake for Hunter to announce that he will not appear at a public hearing of the House Investigative Committee next week.

News Flash: Politicians Excel at Lying

March 5th, 2024 5:32 PM

Politicians aren’t good at much, but they do excel at one thing – lying. They lie about the border. Both parties refuse to acknowledge the danger of a growing and unsustainable debt (CNBC reports it’s increasing by $1 trillion about every 100 days). Consider. President Biden had his annual physical exam last week. When asked if a cognitive test was part of it, White House Press Secretary…


The Praetorian Media Line Up to Protect The Prince and the Precious

February 29th, 2024 12:24 AM

Hunter Biden went to the Capitol for his closed-door deposition with the House Oversight and Judiciary Committees. This is his makeup day for the depo he blew off in order to deliver a tirade from behind a podium before stomping off the Capitol grounds. The network newscasts fell in formation today, focused on protecting the Bidens and disqualifying the proceedings.

NewsBusters Podcast: Democracy Depends On Hunter Biden Staying Sober?

February 28th, 2024 10:57 PM

As Hunter Biden headed into closed-door testimony in the Biden impeachment inquiry, Axios reported Hunter thinks there are "profound consequences" in his staying sober. "I have something much bigger than even myself at stake. We are in the middle of a fight for the future of democracy." Nobody wants to rest democracy on those chances. Geoffrey Dickens discusses his latest list of ignored Biden…


CNN Lends Credence to Hunter’s Conspiracy GOP Goading Him to Use Drugs

February 28th, 2024 5:55 PM

In an interview with Axios earlier this week, Hunter Biden suggested that the scrutiny congressional Republicans had him under was “maybe the ultimate test for a recovering addict;” the outlet also shared President Biden’s private fear that they could cause his son to relapse. And during CNN’s Inside Politics on Wednesday, host Dana Bash and Justice correspondent Evan Perez took the…