Obamas Pioneer Recycling Christmas Ornaments – After the Bushes, Cli

December 4th, 2009 12:05 AM
People Magazine practically slipped over their drool-laden piece yesterday involving First Lady Michelle Obama's decision to recycle ornaments for the White House Christmas tree.  The opening statement of this piece is so very complimentary of this novel decision, you'd think it was a decision that qualifies Mrs. Obama as a nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize next year.  (Cause that's a little…

HuffPo Ponders Separate NY Times Bestsellers List for 'Conservative Bl

November 10th, 2009 2:34 PM
According to The Huffington Post, Michelle Malkin, Mark Levin, Glenn Beck and other right-of-center stars that regularly dominate the New York Times Hardcover Non-Fiction Bestsellers List are - or should be - in a league of their own. No, that isn't Arianna Huffington's blog heaping praise on conservative authors. It's a literal suggestion. With right-leaning books and authors holding so many…

CNN.com Accents Laura Bush's Praise For Obama, Downplays Praise For Ch

September 8th, 2009 1:21 PM
A CNN.com article on Monday emphasized how Laura Bush “praised the performance” of President Obama during a recent interview and “criticized Washington’s sharp political divide.” Mrs. Bush also complimented Dick Cheney for defending the Bush administration during the interview with correspondent Zain Verjee, but the article didn’t mention this until 15 paragraphs later.The article, titled “Laura…

Robin Roberts Tosses Softballs to Michelle Obama; Hit Laura Bush on Bo

March 13th, 2009 12:48 PM
"Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts conducted a two part, almost 11 minute interview with Michelle Obama on Friday that avoided tough questions and consisted almost entirely of softballs. This included reading e-mails from the audience, such as "What does she [the first lady] do for relaxation in the evening, away from the public?" and also "...How can she stay…

Maddow Blames Bush for Destruction of New Orleans and WTC

January 16th, 2009 11:33 AM
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow used the occasion of President George W. Bush's final address to suggest that he was to blame for the destruction of New Orleans as well as the felling of the World Trade Center.In her Thursday program after the President's farewell to the nation, with a photograph of Bush in the right of the screen that included the disgusting caption "Goodbye, Good Riddance,"…

Is CNN Pushing Kids to Ask For a Salary for First Lady Michelle

December 19th, 2008 4:00 AM
**VIDEO below fold** CNN has a segment that they call "CNN Student News" that is supposed to highlight the news of the day for the kiddie set. Pursuant to that, in a December 15 segment, CNN floats a question asking if Michelle Obama (or any First Lady) should get a government salary just for being First Lady? But, what we really ended up with is a slight to those same students to whom CNN was…

Walters Put Bush on Defense in 2001, But Tosses Softballs to Obama

November 30th, 2008 10:07 PM
In the interview for Wednesday’s Barbara Walters Special on ABC with Barack and Michelle Obama, excerpts of which were also shown on Wednesday’s World News with Charles Gibson, Walters asked few questions that put the Obamas on the defensive, in contrast with her January 2001 interview, aired on 20/20, with then-President-elect Bush in which she challenged him on a number of fronts. Most notably…

AP, CNN Both Distort Laura Bush Saying Palin 'Lacks Foreign Policy Exp

September 25th, 2008 11:50 AM
**Video Below the Fold** In the Words-Mean-Things category, yesterday we got both the Associated Press and CNN distorting the words Laura Bush used to describe Sarah Palin on foreign policy. Worse, the video interview of the First Lady was right on CNN yet on its own Political Ticker blog, CNN still distorted what Laura Bush said about Palin. It makes you wonder if the folks at CNN even watch…

LAT Falsely Claims Laura Bush Distancing Herself from Sarah Palin

September 12th, 2008 9:35 PM

Media Hyped Gustav Fizzles Out, Oil and Gas Prices Plummet

September 2nd, 2008 2:35 PM
For almost a week, practically foaming at the mouth media members scared the heck out of the American people presaging doom and gloom in New Orleans as well as rising oil and gas prices all at the hands of a hurricane that hadn't even entered the Gulf of Mexico yet.Of course, let's not forget the reports about Hurricane Gustav destroying the Republican National Convention thereby damaging John…

Laura Bush Worried About Media Sexism Towards Palin

September 1st, 2008 3:31 PM
Laura Bush appears to be concerned that Democrats and media members are going to make sexist attacks on presumptive Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin.Given what happened to Hillary Clinton during the primaries, this seems more than warranted.As reported by Politico Monday (emphasis added):

How You Gonna Keep Her Down at the White House, After She's Seen Maori

June 9th, 2008 8:04 AM
Imagine a conservative commentator suggesting Hillary would rather spend time up-close-and-personal in the company of bare-chested warriors than with Bill. Cries of sexism and intrusion on privacy could be expected to echo through the media.But don't expect the MSM to blink over Mika Brzezinski having suggested the same regarding Laura and George W. With Joe Scarborough off today, Mika again was…

ABCNews.com Puts Laura Bush's Head on Godzilla

May 23rd, 2008 1:15 PM

Cokie Roberts Fears Hillary Loss Could 'Set Women Back Further

May 15th, 2008 10:57 PM