Now That It’s Over, CNN Praises Sussmann: Won ‘Fairly and Squarely’
June 2nd, 2022 1:28 PM
Now that the trial involving Hillary Clinton lawyer Michael Sussmann is over, having reached an acquittal, outlets like CNN are suddenly excited to spike the football. On Tuesday night, Don Lemon and guests cheered the verdict as won “fairly and squarely.” They also derided “partisan folks” who watch such trials in bad faith.
CNN Upset Thomas Tells People To Accept SCOTUS Rulings They Don't Like
May 7th, 2022 10:56 AM
On Friday, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas told an Atlanta audience that people need to accept outcomes they don’t like and CNN’s Don Lemon and senior legal analyst Preet Bharara were not happy about it.
Santorum Blasts CNN Lefties Bashing ‘Sham’ Trial Vote as a ‘Travesty’
January 31st, 2020 9:01 PM
With rare exceptions, the litany of liberal journalists, lefty analysts, and former Obama officials have free rein on CNN to pontificate without pushback. Unfortunately for legal analysts Preet Bharara and Jeffrey Toobin on Friday after the Senate impeachment trial’s witness vote, senior political commentator and former Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA) was on set to push back after they called the…
CNN’s Toobin Trashes Trump Team as ‘White House and White People’
January 25th, 2020 2:01 PM
Despite the fact that the leading 2020 Democrats are white, CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin attacked President Trump’s legal team for the Senate impeachment trial as “White House and white people” reflecting “the diversity of the two parties” compared to the House impeachment managers. Along with knocking the Trump lawyers as “not spell-binding,” “wandering in the wastelands,” and “weak,”…
CNN Host: It’s ‘Very Hard’ for Voters to Understand Impeachment
December 18th, 2019 11:35 PM
On Wednesday’s Cuomo Prime Time after the House vote to impeach President Trump, CNN weekend host Michael Smerconish took a shot at the American voters by kvetching that, according to polls, support for impeachment has gone down. And as for why, he surmised that it’s perhaps because Americans have incorrectly deemed it too partisan, decided to tune it out, and that they’re too busy to truly…
MOP-UP: CNN Hails ‘Bombshell’ Hearing as ‘Big Deal,’ ‘Bad’ for Trump
July 24th, 2019 1:49 PM
While others in the liberal media conceded that Wednesday morning’s House hearing with former Special Counsel Robert Mueller didn’t go as swimmingly as planned, CNN largely operated in an alternate reality concocted by Marvel’s Doctor Strange. Instead, the analysts and hosts triumphantly hailed the hearing’s contents as a “big deal,” a “bombshell,” and “really bad” for Trump that it was “almost…
Fake Reviews: NY Times Finds Man to Praise Heroic Lawyer for NY Times
March 18th, 2019 9:00 PM
Insider trading is illegal, but not insider book reviewing. The New York Times Book Review ignores a lot of books, but not books written by executives of The New York Times. Their deputy general counsel David McCraw has written a book titled Truth In Our Times: Inside the Fight for Press Freedom in the Age of Alternative Facts.
NYT Lawyer’s ‘Villains’ Include Dana Loesch, 'Propaganda Circus' NRA
March 11th, 2019 2:48 PM
The front of the New York Times Sunday Review featured “Think Like a Libel Lawyer,” by David McCraw, press lawyer for the New York Times. He strikes a straight-shooting pose discussing his work vetting stories before publication, while naming who the paper considers villains, a list that includes gun-rights activist Dana Loesch and the National Rifle Association: "I am all about the villains in…
NYer's Jane Mayer: Journalists 'Beholden' to Report False Allegations
October 10th, 2018 9:58 PM
Remember back when a solid sense of skepticism was considered a prerequisite for working in journalism? Looks like that ethos is long gone and discarded. Speaking with former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara about her hit piece on then-Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, New Yorker writer Jane Mayer came across as revealing a bit more than intended.
ABC Suggests Trump Fired Attorneys After On-Air Urging from Hannity
March 12th, 2017 10:51 AM
After of a week of the liberal media claiming President Donald Trump was being misled by conservative media, ABC’s David Wright continued the charge by insinuating the President was listening to Fox News for governing advice. “On Friday, the Attorney General asked for resignation letters from all 46 federal prosecutors who were Obama-era holdovers,” Wright reporting during Good Morning America…
CNN Gushes Over Obama-Appointed Attorney, 'New Sheriff of Wall Street
June 23rd, 2011 7:02 PM
We all know how the story ended for the first "Sheriff of Wall Street," Eliot Spitzer. CNN hailed attorney Preet Bharara as the "New Sheriff of Wall Street" in a puff-piece Thursday afternoon, and one can only wonder if his career path will eventually take him to a prime-time slot at CNN as a Democrat mouthpiece.
Bharara was nominated by President Obama in 2009 to be U.S. Attorney for the…