Politico Notices TV Meteorologists 'More Skeptical' of Climate Change

May 7th, 2014 4:20 PM
Politico's Darren Goode surprisingly highlighted the skepticism of many on-air meteorologists in a Monday item about President Obama's interviews with "some of television's most popular celebrities — weather forecasters — to ratchet up the volume on the administration's latest scientific assessment of climate change." Goode pointed out that "not all…

So Predictable: Politico's 'Pro' Subscription Service Features Two 'Cl

October 30th, 2012 5:31 PM
Politico promises readers who sign up for its subscription "Pro" service they they will have "No boring stories telling you things you already know." Well, there's nothing more predictable and boring than stories about global warming and climate change which appear every time there's a major hurricane, serious flooding, or other weather-related catastrophe. Yet, as…

Solar Singed: Two Weeks After Two Other Bankruptcies, Solyndra Goes Be

August 31st, 2011 4:46 PM
Two weeks ago (at NewsBusters; at BizzyBlog), yours truly pointed out how establishment press coverage of the bankruptcy of Massachusetts-based Evergreen Solar had emphasized its Bay State assistance, and only rarely brought up how it benefitted by being able to sell solar panels it otherwise would probably not have bothered to produce to projects benefitting from American Recovery and…