Government & Press
AP Exec Sends SNOTTY Letter to DeSantis About His Press Secretary
On Friday, AP executive Daisy Veerasingham wrote a Nasty-Gram to Gov. Ron DeSantis complaining that his press secretary Christina Pushaw was endangering reporters with her tweets. It recapped her tweets ripping the story that used terms like "Drag Them" and "put you on blast," with the AP executive characterizing them as a direct threat to her reporter. It's got that Jim Acosta echo: any…
Column: Cowardly Biden Hides From the Press on Afghanistan
The very supportive media environment around President Biden has turned suddenly sour over this administration’s shoddy handling of Afghanistan. This debacle shouldn’t be buried and ignored by the press, like they’ve tried to do with the border crisis. But Biden’s gone back to hiding as a strategy, as he did in the 2020 campaign.
NPR Strips Down on Protests: Let Your Progressive Flag Fly, Reporters!
National Public Radio is bowing to pressure from leftist journalists inside their workforce, and loosening restrictions on their "objective" reporters marching in protests for the "freedom and dignity of human beings." We can all guess this verbiage doesn't mean they all wanted to participate in the March for Life or an NRA event. As often happens, NPR is leading the rest of the press…
Column: Joe Manchin Is Not the Media's McCain
The bad news for liberals arrived on the front page of the May 18 Washington Post, under the mild-mannered headline “Hopes dim for Democrats’ bills on election oversight.”
DARED! Jordan Peterson to Trudeau: ‘Try and Regulate My YouTube’
Jordan Peterson, a popular Canadian psychologist and author, dared his government to “just try and regulate [his] YouTube channel and see what happens.”
Cage the Boss? Psaki Admits We Tell Biden 'Don't Take Questions'
White House press secretary Jen Psaki admitted to her old Obama administration colleague David Axelrod on his CNN podcast The Axe Files that the staff tries to tell President Biden not to take questions from reporters. It's like he has to be caged to prevent his gaffe-prone mouth from going "off message."
WRECKED: Media’s Job Growth Prediction Was Off by 734,000
The Bureau of Labor Statistics released a devastating report on job growth in April. It completely destroyed the media hype about the jobs growth under President Joe Biden. Their glowing job predictions were off by at least 734,000 jobs. Perhaps as much as 1,734,000 jobs.
WashPost Weirdly Praises Biden Team for Being 'Effectively Leakproof'
Washington Post media reporter Paul Farhi wrote a piece on Wednesday that sounded congratulatory. It seems the Biden White House has established "message discipline" and prevented negative leaking from the staff. An anonymous White House reporter was summoned to call Biden’s White House “effectively a leakproof operation.” That made the headline inside the Style section.
Maddow Fawns Over Biden's COVID Relief Bill: 'A Big F-ing Deal'
On Tuesday, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow unabashedly conceded that after four years of a Republican president, "I'm getting cattier and pettier with each passing day." Maddow spent over five minutes of her opening monologue gushing about the Biden administration’s debt-raising, $1.9 trillion Coronavirus-relief bill. Maddow concluded her rant by describing the explicitly partisan bill as “a big F…
ReidOut Guest: GOP Is 'Cocktail' of 'Fascism' and 'White Supremacy'
Friday's ReidOut served up another dose of nonsensical conspiracy theories as MSNBC host Joy Reid and frequent cable news hack Dean Obeidallah grossly speculated about a hypothetical retirement of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) as a chance to move Kentucky AG Daniel Cameron (R) into the Senate and accused every single person who works in and votes…
RADICAL Reid Goads Dem to Eliminate the Filibuster, Raise Minimum Wage
On Monday evening, MSNBC’s Joy Reid devoted a significant amount of time on her show The ReidOut to bash Republicans for their reluctance to increase both the national debt and the federal minimum wage. She also spun Democrats as too wimpy in committing to ending the filibuster. Reid invited one of the most progressive members of the House of Representatives,…
Facebook, Australia Forge Agreement Following Aussie News Blackout
In retaliation to a proposed law in Australia that would require tech giants like Facebook and Google to pay for news content on their platforms, Facebook blocked all local and global news sites from Australia. Facebook’s Australian news blackout ended after five days when the two sides came to an agreement.
Joy Reid Fawns Over Gay Black State Rep Running for U.S. Senate
Shortly before an break near the end of Thursday's ReidOut, MSNBC host Joy Reid teased an “exclusive” scoop about Democrats potentially acquiring another Senate seat in 2022. Reid conducted a softball interview with Pennsylvania State Representative Malcom Kenyatta in which she fawned over his announcement of his bid to take retiring Republican…
DEFUND NPR: Liberal Gates Foundation Gave $4,000,000 to NPR in 2020
The grantmaking foundation of climate change fanatic Bill Gates has still been dumping millions of dollars into the taxpayer-funded National Public Radio. This alone should be enough cause to revoke the outlet’s public funding.