Nets Cheer Lefty Who Compared Reagan to Hitler: ‘Echo for Generations'
May 28th, 2020 12:39 PM
When an important conservative dies, journalists make sure to note that he angered liberals. In 2016, The Washington Post marked the death of Antonin Scalia with this angry front-page headline: “Supreme Court Conservative Dismayed Liberals.” Yet the networks on Thursday offered little in the way to indicate that far-left gay activist Larry Kramer was controversial. Instead,…
NBC Hypes Lefty Twitter ‘Outrage’ Over Spicer ‘Dancing with the Stars'
August 23rd, 2019 4:59 PM
On Friday, NBC’s Today show seized on liberals freaking out over former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer joining the cast of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars for the upcoming season. The report proclaimed how the decision “sparked an immediate firestorm online” and prompted calls for a boycott of the show.
NBC Edits Out Trebek Crediting Prayers With Helping His Cancer Battle
May 29th, 2019 10:23 PM
In an interview with People magazine out Wednesday, Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek credited the prayers of millions of his fans for helping him in his fight against stage-four pancreatic cancer, now in “near remission.” Yet, while ABC’s World News Tonight touted Trebek’s praise, the CBS Evening News ignored that part of Trebek’s comments and NBC Nightly News…
Matthews on Arizona Gun Range Tragedy: ‘This Is Where You Get When Y
August 28th, 2014 1:02 AM
Chris Matthews devoted a segment during his MSNBC show Hardball on Wednesday evening to the tragic shooting death of a firearms instructor at a Arizona gun range after a nine-year-old girl accidently shot him with an Uzi submachine gun. Instead of discussing how tragic this incident was or possible safety measures to take in the future, Matthews and his guests chose to rail against the National…
CBS, NBC Push Puff Pieces on Pot, Dream of ‘Light Up and Write Up
July 7th, 2014 5:15 PM
On Monday, all three broadcast network morning news shows gave mention to the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Washington state with sales set to begin on Tuesday. In particular, CBS This Morning and NBC’s Today devoted entire segments to the drug and not only were both stories positive, a statement from the former President of Drug Watch International on Today was the…
NBC Touts Anti-Gun Professor Asking: 'When May I Shoot a Student
March 13th, 2014 3:11 PM
Reacting to Idaho passing a law to allow teachers and students to carry guns on college campuses, Thursday's NBC Today promoted a Boise State University professor opposed to the legislation who authored a New York Times Op/Ed absurdly titled: "When May I Shoot a Student?" [Listen to the audio or watch the video after the jump]
Co-host Matt Lauer hyped how the satirical essay…