NYT: Stevenson Bizarrely Hits U.S. 'Spending Cut' Obsession, Defends M

February 13th, 2013 3:53 PM
Welcome to Times-land, where a nation $16.5 trillion in debt is practicing "austerity" in an "age of spending cuts." That's according to Richard Stevenson's "news analysis" of Obama's State of the Union address, "In an Age of Spending Cuts, Making the Case for Government." Stevenson was dismissive of "the conservative mantra that nearly all problems can be traced back to excess government"…

Ted Nugent to Piers Morgan: 'You're the Perfect Poster Boy to Stand Up

February 4th, 2013 10:59 PM
CNN's resident gun control advocate Piers Morgan faced off with Ted Nugent Monday, and as was expected, the bullets were flying. By the end of the first segment, Nugent told his arrogant adversary, "You're the perfect poster boy to stand up for the things that make no sense at all to common sense people" (video follows with transcript and absolutely no need for additional commentary):

Ted Nugent Explodes at CBS After Suggestion That He Is Extreme

May 4th, 2012 5:00 PM
In an interview that aired on Friday's CBS This Morning, conservative rocker Ted Nugent let loose at CBS correspondent Jeff Glor when Glor suggested he was extreme. "I'm an extremely loving, passionate man, and people who investigate me honestly, without the baggage of political correctness, ascertain the conclusion that I'm a damn nice guy," he ranted before unleashing a torrent of profanity…

Ted Nugent is to Romney What Jeremiah Wright Was to Obama, Flails Ed S

April 22nd, 2012 10:53 PM
Oh how I love when Ed Schultz criticizes anyone else as unhinged. Schultz did this for much of last week, lashing out at rocker Ted Nugent's gung-ho rhetoric at the NRA convention. (audio clips after page break)

NBC Pounces on Ted Nugent Comments, Ignores Obama's Own History of Vio

April 19th, 2012 9:21 AM
Uniquely among the broadcast network evening newscasts, Wednesday's NBC Nightly News highlighted controversial comments about President Obama recently made by conservative rocker Ted Nugent, even bringing up another controversial clip from 2007. But correspondent Andrea Mitchell failed to mention that Obama has his own history of using violent metaphors, as, during the 2008 campaign, then-…

MSNBC's Martin Bashir Calls Ann Romney 'Fake' and 'Two-Faced

April 17th, 2012 4:59 PM
It's quite clear that on MSNBC, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's family is not going to be considered off-limits to commentator attacks during this campaign season. On Tuesday's Martin Bashir show, in a closing segment about rock star Ted Nugent's endorsement of the former Massachusetts governor, the host attacked Ann Romney as being "fake" and "two-faced" (video follows with…

Maher: GOP Primary Voters Want Misogynist, Racist, Homophobic Presiden

May 21st, 2011 5:05 PM
Bill Maher on Friday once again spent much of his "Real Time" program on HBO bashing conservatives. During his final "New Rule," he accused Republican primary voters of wanting a presidential candidate who's misogynist, racist, and homophobic (video follows with transcript and commentary):

CNN's Piers Morgan Battles with Ted Nugent on Guns, Says Second Amendm

May 19th, 2011 3:20 PM
CNN’s Piers Morgan Tonight has been such a parade of celebrity interviews it’s almost made Larry King Live look like a hard-news show. But on Wednesday night, Morgan interviewed Ted Nugent and pounded him repeatedly and personally, especially insulting him as a “draft dodger.” He also suggested he was homophobic and not compassionate toward the poor. Morgan naturally picked a big fight on the…

Roseanne Barr: Cheney ‘Never Worked Honest Day in His Life,’ ‘Tr

January 6th, 2011 7:07 AM
As she debated conservative rocker Ted Nugent on a special edition of CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360 on Wednesday during the 9:00 p.m. hour, liberal comedian Roseanne Barr tagged Sarah Palin a "loon" and a "traitor to this country" and, although she apologized later, called Palin’s followers the "dumbest people on Earth," and described them as being "on the government dole." Barr: "I think she's a…

Olbermann Rips 'Racist' Nugent for Speaking at Beck Rally He's NOT Goi

August 21st, 2010 11:52 AM
Keith Olbermann on Friday evening once again stuck his foot in his mouth on national television when he bashed Ted Nugent for appearing at Glenn Beck's "Restoring Honor" rally next Saturday.Problem is Nugent is booked at the Boise Knitting Factory Concert House that night, and won't be attending the Beck event.But this actually wasn't the only fact Olbermann got wrong on MSNBC's "Countdown," for…

Neil Cavuto Interviews Ted Nugent on His Call to 'Vote the Pigs' Out o

March 26th, 2010 6:51 PM
"This bill is about dependency upon a government that doesn't work," declared rock star and conservative activist Ted Nugent regarding ObamaCare.Fox News Channel's Neil Cavuto interviewed Nugent just before 4:30 p.m. EDT on his "Your World" program."In November we gotta vote the pigs out of office, because this is a redistribution of wealth, this is the Communist/Mao/Che agenda of the Communist/…

Ted Nugent Blasts Gun Free Zones As 'Forced Victimization

April 20th, 2009 11:45 PM
Gun control policies wrought by the likes of liberal Sens. Kennedy (D-Mass.) and Schumer (D-N.Y.) amount to "cruel indecency and forced victimization" argues rocker Ted Nugent in an April 20, 2009 column in U.S. News & World Report.  With the election of Barack Obama, the 10th anniversary of Columbine, the second anniversary of Virginia Tech, and the media's ongoing fixation on a faulty "90…