Flashback: Saluting Teenage Radical as “Person of the Year”
December 10th, 2022 12:45 PM
Three years ago, Time magazine’s editors made the ridiculous choice of making the radical activist Greta Thunberg their “Person of the Year” for 2019, when she was just 16 years old. The idea seemed frivolous then and seems even more preposterous now, as Thunberg has become even more extreme in her views.
Editor’s Pick: Hot Air on Time Lamenting ‘Obsession With Free Speech’
May 2nd, 2022 10:17 AM
On Saturday, Hot Air’s weekend editor Jazz Shaw reported on “a growing obsession on the left these days wherein the government, the tech oligarchs, and a growing swath of mainstream media outlets have taken to openly mocking the idea of free speech.” He specifically cited: “One of the latest and most glaring examples of this disastrous trend can be found this week at Time Magazine, where…
Wrong! TIME Reporter Claims Biden's Victory Margin Biggest Since 1932
December 15th, 2020 10:49 AM
Joe Biden won the presidential election, but liberal attempts to exaggerate the size of his popular-vote margin desperately need a fact check. For example, 30-year-old Time Senior Correspondent Charlotte Alter told a whopper to Brian Stelter on CNN's Reliable Sources on Sunday that Biden somehow amassed the largest popular-vote margin since 1932:
TIME Slobbers Over 'Person of the Year' Biden, Harris
December 11th, 2020 11:47 AM
TIME Magazine named Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as its “Person of the Year” in an hour-long heavily biased special on NBC, Thursday night. Other honorees including “racial justice activists,” NBA player LeBron James, and Dr. Anthony Fauci.
Another Bad Mark for the Elites
March 19th, 2020 6:23 PM
Washington -- There is a new book out that bids fair to win this year's J. Gordon Coogler Award for The Worst Book of the Year, and remember, the year has just begun. The dreadful effort is "The Ones We've Been Waiting For: How a New Generation of Leaders Will Transform America." Its author is Charlotte Alter. The book takes its dreadful title from a dreadful speech given back in 2008 by…
Time’s Alter: Resistance to Trump is Just Like Harry Potter!
February 27th, 2020 4:36 PM
Continuing to sell her pompously titled book, The Ones We’ve Been Waiting For, millennial Time magazine journalist Charlotte Alter appeared on Wednesday’s CBS Late Show, aired early Thursday morning, to gush over members of the left-wing millennial resistance to President Trump. She even compared them to wizard heroes in the Harry Potter book and movie series.
Millennial Journalist on MSNBC: Obama Made Voting ‘an Act of Love’
February 18th, 2020 4:37 PM
In the skewed world of Charlotte Alter, the center is liberal 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg and Barack Obama made voting an “act of love.” MSNBC on Tuesday brought on the Time magazine author to explain the state of millennials politics and how her generation will “transform America.” The book, The Ones We’ve Been Waiting For, pulls its title from a Barack Obama speech.
TIME Oozes Gay Pride for 'Devout Christian' Pete Buttigieg
May 4th, 2019 10:58 PM
TIME magazine in recent months has published a series of puffball cover stories for Democrats from Nancy Pelosi to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Now it's time to celebrate Pete Buttigieg, next to the husband Chasten Buttigieg, with the words "First Family" on the cover. Doesn't it seem a bit early for that kind of hype? But the gay pride was overwhelming.
All-Female CNN Panel Defends, Praises AOC as ‘The Ideal Anti-Trump’
January 27th, 2019 4:21 PM
While all but ignoring the liberal media’s massive screw-up with the smearing of the Covington Kids, CNN media reporter and “Reliable Sources” host Brian Stelter took time out of the show to tout how Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez utilized social media to spread her falsehoods and socialist propaganda. And, of course, the all-female liberal panel was happy to oblige by singing…
In Anti-Germ News, Media Gush That Obama 'Popularized' the Fist Bump
July 28th, 2014 5:30 PM
Fun (if obvious) medical news emerged on Monday that fist bumps are much healthier than germ-spreading handshakes. But the liberal media couldn’t report it without dragging in the cool factor of Barack Obama.
Take AP’s Mike Stobbe, as posted on The Huffington Post: "So fist bumps — popularized by Barack Obama and others — seem to be the wisest greeting, especially during cold and flu season…
Time, Reuters Refer to 'Martyrs' with Scare Quotes in Stories Noting F
January 8th, 2014 5:15 PM
Apparently to Time magazine and Reuters, using the term "martyr" to refer to a Christian slain for the sake of his or her faith -- often at the hands of "radical Islamists" -- is deserving of scare quotes.
"Deaths of Christian 'Martyrs' Doubled in 2013," reads the top item in the "latest headlines" sidebar at Time.com. Clicking the link takes you to a story by Charlotte Alter at Time.com, who…