CNN Host Silent as Dem Shocks: Give Trump a ‘Fair Trial and Hang Him'

December 19th, 2019 1:04 PM
Just imagine if this was said about a Democratic President, maybe Barack Obama or Bill Clinton:  Talking to Congressman James Clyburn on Thursday, New Day co-host John Berman had NO response when the Democrat said of a Senate impeachment trial for Donald Trump: “Let's give him a fair trial and hang him.” 

High Ranking Dem Compares Conyers Accusers to Child Killer, Nets Skip

November 30th, 2017 12:46 PM
According to a New York Times Magazine writer, on Wednesday high-ranking Democratic Congressman James Clyburn compared Rep. John Conyers’ female accusers to child-killer Susan Smith in an effort to dismiss the harassment allegations made against his colleague. So far none of the Big Three (ABC, CBS, NBC) networks have covered the disgusting charge on any of their evening or morning shows. 

Rye Denies Black Poverty: 'I'm Not Impoverished,' Friends 'Doing Well'

August 30th, 2016 9:15 AM
CNN on Monday displayed the latest example of the double standard that, while liberals are known for recounting social problems that disproportionately hit America's black population like poverty or shootings when they can promote liberal policy prescriptions like government spending or gun control, when conservatives raise these same issues with the promise of a conservative-based prescription,…

Hardball Guest Rep. Clyburn Blames S.C. Shooting on ALEC

April 8th, 2015 8:25 PM
Appearing on the Wednesday edition of Hardball, House Assistant Minority Leader Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.) essentially blamed the conservative-leaning American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) for the, apparently unjustified shooting of South Carolina man Walter Scott by North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. For his part, host Chris Matthews failed to object to out-of-far-left-field charge…

Matthews Uses Selma Anniversary to Bash Voter ID Laws

March 5th, 2015 9:12 PM
He's at it again. On his March 5 Hardball program in a segment with Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.) about the 50th anniversary of the Selma march for voting rights, Hardball host Chris Matthews slammed as racially-motived GOP efforts for establishing voter ID laws. 

Congressman Clyburn Compares Conservative Websites to Nazi Propagandis

August 22nd, 2013 11:00 AM
Congressman James Clyburn (D-S.C.) on Wednesday compared America's media to Nazi propagandists. Speaking on Sirius XM's POTUS channel, Clyburn also said people will believe anything they see on television or read in the newspaper (video follows with transcript and commentary):

Soledad O'Brien Tees Up Clyburn to Identify Racial Code In GOP Opposit

November 20th, 2012 11:53 AM
CNN's Soledad O'Brien teed up Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.) to pick out the "code words" in GOP opposition to Susan Rice's nomination to Secretary of State, on Tuesday morning's Starting Point. "Would you agree with what she's saying that there's a racial or a sexist component to a lot of these comments?" O'Brien asked, quoting the incoming chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC). "…

Clyburn: Romney Reminiscent Of Racists Who Kept Rosa Parks In Back Of

January 16th, 2012 8:58 PM
How pathetic.  Jim Clyburn chose Martin Luther King Day to smear Mitt Romney with the shop-worn charge of racism. Straining absurdly to make his accusation, the South Carolina Dem, appearing on Al Sharpton's MSNBC show, somehow managed to equate Romney's criticism of the politics of envy with the people who sought to keep Rosa Parks in the back of the bus.  Video after the jump.

CBS Touts Dem Congresswoman Using Daughter to Pin Shooting on Rhetoric

January 13th, 2011 6:18 PM
During a bipartisan panel discussion with members of Congress on Wednesday's CBS Evening News, anchor Katie Couric asked about the role of political rhetoric in the Tucson shooting, to which Florida Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz replied: "After my daughter heard...Gabby [Giffords] had been shot, the first thing she asked me was...'Mommy, are you going to get shot?'"…

Christie Again Defends Limbaugh on 'Ed Show': You Weren't Outraged Whe

November 17th, 2010 10:51 AM
Ed Schultz on Tuesday ratcheted up his anger over Rush Limbaugh's "Driving Miss Nancy" comments basically calling for the conservative talk radio host to be fired. For the second time in the last three "Ed Shows," Republican strategist Ron Christie was there to add some sanity to the discussion pointing out the "double standard about applying racial outrage when it deals with black Democrats…

Ed Schultz Fights With GOP Strategist About Limbaugh's 'Driving Miss N

November 13th, 2010 8:11 PM
The liberal media went into quite a tirade Friday after conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh made a satirical remark about the Democrats relegating House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.) to Nancy Pelosi's (D-Cali.) chauffeur when the new Congress convenes in January. Not surprisingly, MSNBC's Ed Schultz devoted a good part of his program to this issue Friday - filled with…

Matthews Confuses Cummings With Clyburn

November 8th, 2010 6:10 PM
What is it with MSNBC hosts and their inability to keep prominent African-Americans straight?  As NewsBuster Kyle Drennen noted, last year Contessa Brewer confused Jesse Jackson with Al Sharpton. Tonight it was Chris Matthews' turn.  Introducing Dem congressman Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the Hardball host called him "Congressman Clyburn," a reference to James Clyburn of South Carolina,…

Two NY Times Reporters Again Forward Rep. Clyburn's Bogus 'Racial Slur

August 2nd, 2010 4:59 PM
Monday's New York Times front page contains a "Congressional Memo" by David Herszenhorn and Carl Hulse, "In Personal Ethics Battles, a Partywide Threat." The party is the Democrat Party, the threat possible ethics trials for prominent Democratic representatives Charlie Rangel and Maxine Waters.After summarizing the danger that the trials pose for Democrats in an election year, the Times checked…

Jon Stewart Defends Republicans From Claims They Planted Alvin Greene

June 15th, 2010 11:58 AM
Going mysteriously opposite to contentions by some liberal media members, comedian Jon Stewart on Monday actually defended Republicans from claims they planted the hapless Alvin Greene in the South Carolina Democrat primary. After a lengthy discussion concerning the absurdity of Greene's victory, "The Daily Show" host played clips of media and Democrats alleging this was all a GOP plot."This is…