Tapper Tees Up Governor to Smear Protesters as Confederates, Nazis
May 4th, 2020 5:04 PM
On Sunday's State of the Union, CNN host Jake Tapper tossed softballs to Democrat Gov. Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan, suggesting protesters against her lockdown policies are frightening and even comparable to neo-Nazis in Charlottesville. Leftist protesters are generally presented as the forces of democracy and justice, but conservative protesters get the shaft. The CNN chyron was "PROTESTERS,…
NYT: 'Far-Right' Conservatives Protest Corona as Blacks Suffer
April 19th, 2020 7:00 PM
New states’ rights fans at The New York Times? Reporters Trip Gabriel and Jonathan Martin praised Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer after her gross bureaucratic overreach in fighting the spread of the coronavirus led to protests. The online headline to the story that led Sunday’s National section: “Gretchen Whitmer Isn’t Backing Down -- Right-wing protesters, Republican lawmakers and President…
Maddow Flatters Whitmer 'Out Ahead' of Others With Strict Mandates
April 17th, 2020 10:39 AM
After MSNBC host Rachel Maddow mocked Michiganders protesting their Democrat governor’s draconian stay-at-home measures on her Wednesday night show, Maddow brought on that governor for a softball interview full of flattery, Thursday. Maddow even ended the interview entertaining the idea that the Democrat governor could be our next Vice President.
Nasty Maddow: Michigan Protesters Are Coronavirus Conspiracy Theorists
April 16th, 2020 10:28 AM
The media is doing everything they can to protect Democrat governors facing backlash for taking draconian measures to the coronavirus pandemic. While thousands gathered Wednesday to protest Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer’s strict orders, she didn’t receive any scrutiny from the mainstream media. After getting a friendly interview on NBC’s Today show earlier that day, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow…
NBC Lobs Softballs, Chats VP Slot as Whitmer Defends Draconian Decrees
April 15th, 2020 4:21 PM
During a Wednesday morning interview with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer on NBC’s 3rd Hour Today show, co-host Craig Melvin made sure to tread softly while asking about the Democrat’s highly controversial and draconian measures in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Once that was out of the way, he was free to chat with her about speculation that she might be Joe Biden’s vice presidential…
MSNBC Says Trump Has Difficulty With 'Strong Women Leaders'
April 1st, 2020 9:00 AM
If President Trump's reaction to the coronavirus pandemic to proves anything, according to MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell and the Washington Post's Philip Rucker, it is that Trump is incapable of being surrounded by strong, competent female leaders. Mitchell made the accusation on her Tuesday show, by giving Rucker examples that purportedly prove her point.
MSNBC's Roberts Worries About 'License to Bully' in Michigan
November 9th, 2011 12:54 PM
A religious exemption in anti-bullying legislation that's meant to prevent students and teachers from being punished for simply expressing their religious beliefs about homosexuality is a "license to bully" in the eyes of MSNBC.
Openly-gay anchor Thomas Roberts brought on Michigan state senator Gretchen Whitmer (D) to bash the Republican-controlled state senate for passing SB 0137, "Matt's…