ICYMI: NBC’s Alexander Grills Lloyd Austin on Hiding Hospital Stay

February 2nd, 2024 1:12 PM

On Thursday, the Pentagon press corps were able to question Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin for the first time since his secret December hospitalizations and prostate cancer diagnosis he hid from the American public and President Biden until early January. There were plenty of tough questions, but most notable was NBC’s Peter Alexander (pinch-hitting for Pentagon correspondent Courtney Kube,…


NYT Reporter: If Trump Was Pres., He Would Let Russia Invade Ukraine

March 13th, 2022 12:44 PM

If you were watching NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday, you received your daily dose of liberal bias and alternative history. Which is to say it was your typical episode. During the panel segment, host Chuck Todd and his guests discussed the ongoing war in Ukraine, when the New York Times’s Helene Cooper decided to speculate what the situation in Europe would be like if former President Donald…


Todd: Coronavirus Can Be to Trump Like Iran Hostages Were to Carter

March 8th, 2020 12:41 PM
While hacks in the liberal media were quick to claim no one on their side was politicizing the spread of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19), NBC political director Chuck Todd spent a part of Sunday’s Meet the Press musing about how the virus could be President Trump’s version of the Iran Hostage Crisis, where President Jimmy Carter showed such poor leadership the public voted in President Ronald…

NYT Reporter Demands You Become ‘Hysterical’ About Climate Change

November 25th, 2018 3:50 PM
On Friday, the Trump administration issue a congressionally mandated report about climate change that claimed it looked 100 years into the future and was designed to scare people. The liberal media were apoplectic that the administration dismissed the findings as they tried to spread the panic. New York Times reporter Helene Cooper, during her Sunday appearance on NBC’s Meet the Press, was…

NRO’s Goldberg Takes On Liberal Media’s Rush to Convict Kavanaugh

September 23rd, 2018 4:46 PM
Since the allegations of an attempted sexual assault by Judge Brett Kavanaugh first surfaced, very few on the right had been able to get onto the liberal media’s airwaves and give them the proper reality check they needed. During a Sunday appearance on NBC’s Meet the Press, National Review senior editor Jonah Goldberg burst their bubble by explaining how “the preponderance of the evidence that we…

NYT Hypocrisy on Russia: Romney's 2012 Warnings 'Reckless...Unworthy'

July 20th, 2018 7:01 PM
The media is ready to convict President Trump of “treason” for his shaky summit in Helsinki with Russian dictator Vladimir Putin and has been obsessed with Trump’s supposed “collusion” with Russia during the 2016 election campaign. But this new-found fear of all things Russia is more than a little politically expedient. The New York Times is just one outlet that dismissed the very idea of Russia…

NBC Panel Debates How Often Media Should Call President Trump a Liar

June 17th, 2018 1:39 PM
President Obama constantly told falsehoods to the American people about how his policies worked, how they would be implemented, and what the benefits were. His most famous one, “if you like your health care plan, you can keep it” got him the Lie of the Year. But when President Trump does his own spinning, it all of a sudden becomes a moral conundrum for the liberal media. The stacked anti-Trump…

NYT’s Petulant Take on SOTU: 'What Trump Calls 'Chain Migration''

January 31st, 2018 1:25 PM
Reporter Peter Baker’s front-page “news analysis” in Wednesday’s New York Times, written before President Trump’s first State of the Union speech, tried to frame the president as an unpopular, divisive, uncompassionate exaggerator: “The Salesman Most Still Aren’t Sold On.” And Helene Cooper’s live coverage provided this snarky bit: “All of the invited guests were used to show how foreigners are…

NYT’s Pentagon Reporter at Last Finds Interesting Story: Transgenders

July 31st, 2017 10:47 AM
The New York Times’ Pentagon reporter Helene Cooper evidently finds the personal stories of transgender military service members much more compelling than all that boring stuff about national defense and fighting terrorism. That was the revealing if unintended takeaway from her Sunday piece, prominently placed on page 2, on Trump’s tweet announcing a ban on transgenders in the military: “When…

Media and the Left Create Laughably Wrong MOAB Cost Calamity

April 16th, 2017 5:47 PM
Shortly after the U.S. military dropped a MOAB (Mother Of All Bombs) on an ISIS tunnel complex in Nangahar Province in Afghanistan, the media began citing the alleged costs involved. The exaggerations, some by a factor of over 1,000, even after considering all of the mission's likely direct costs, were laughably wild, and resulted from a combination of sloppy thinking and ignorant reporting.

NBC's MTP Debates If Hillary Lost Because of the Country’s ‘Misogyny'

April 9th, 2017 1:56 PM
In a ridiculous discussion that sounded as though it belonged in a forum of a left-wing website, the panel on Sunday’s Meet the Press bemoaned how the country’s attitude towards women cost Hillary Clinton the White House. Moderator Chuck Todd read from the recent NYT column of Nicholas Kristof, who described Clinton’s idea of Trump voters as “I don’t agree with him, I’m not sure I really approve…

MTP: NYT’s Helene Cooper Praises Castro, Scolds ‘American View’

November 27th, 2016 1:47 PM
In the wake of the death of Cuba’s brutal dictator, Fidel Castro, President Barack Obama released a statement that failed to condemn him for his crimes. The statement left NBC’s Meet The Press moderator Chuck Todd perplexed on Sunday, asking The New York Times’ Helene Cooper “Why was it so positive?” Cooper blamed Todd’s confusion on “a very Americano-centric view of Cuba,” and argued that Obama…

NYT Correspondent Praises Hillary's New 'Stronger Together' Slogan

May 23rd, 2016 6:07 PM
Hillary Clinton unveiled her new campaign slogan, “stronger together,” on Meet the Press Sunday and most the panelists at the roundtable weren’t too enthusiastic about it. Many felt the slogan was too defensive and provided no drive for supporters, but New York Times Correspondent Helene Cooper had nothing but praise for it. “I want to put some love in for Hillary's new slogan,” she stated, “[It…

NY Times: Iran's Release of Sailors 'a Sign of Warmer Relations'

January 13th, 2016 6:10 PM
Iran's increasing belligerence towards the United States in the wake of — or, more accurately, as a result of — the so-called nuclear "deal" between the two countries is unmistakable, as is the Obama's willingness — no, make that eagerness — to kowtow before that rogue regime. Thus, the facade created at the New York Times by reporters Thomas Erdbrink and Helene Cooper after Iran released ten U.…