CBS Gets Worked Up Over No Vax Mandates, Laments ‘ Kill’

April 6th, 2022 4:03 PM

Over two segments, Wednesday’s CBS Mornings served an important purpose in reminding many that, though we’ve moved on from the COVID-19 pandemic (while still acknowledging the lives lost and how little we knew early on), others like co-host Gayle King haven’t and instead fear going to a restaurant without a vaccine mandate and opposes the idea of “personal responsibility.”

Obamas Pick Book Slamming Trump Team's 'Willful Ignorance' for Netflix

November 4th, 2018 9:27 AM
When Netflix announced a production deal further enriching Barack and Michelle Obama in May, it was reported that “Obama's projects are not intended to address President Donald Trump or conservatives. Instead, it would focus on inspirational content.” But their first deal is to develop the Michael Lewis book The Fifth Risk as a potential series. The book details chaos at cabinet departments…

MSNBC Touts ‘Game’ of Imagining Cause of Trump's Impeachment

December 22nd, 2016 6:07 PM
MSNBC flaunted their disdain of President-Elect Donald Trump Thursday afternoon when they invited leftist author Michael Lewis on to discuss the Trump bashing games he detailed in Vanity Fair. Host Kate Snow was more than happy to play along, starting the segment off with a quote from Lewis’ article, “The theme is sort of about a board game you say, ‘Will reveal the predicaments of the entire…

'Vanity Fair' Editor Gushes to NBC's Lauer About Obama's 'Revealing' B

September 11th, 2012 11:40 AM
Promoting his fawning profile of President Obama for the October issue of Vanity Fair on Tuesday's NBC Today, contributing editor Michael Lewis described a game of basketball he played with the commander in chief: " was actually very revealing...he doesn't let anybody treat him like the president. If you're watching the game, you'd have no idea who – which one is the president...he likes a…

NBC's Williams Gives Liberal Author Platform to Urge Viewers to Join O

November 8th, 2011 4:37 PM
Talking to liberal author Michael Lewis on Monday's Rock Center on NBC about the Greek financial crisis, anchor Brian Williams wondered: "...what's the one thing you want to shout from the mountaintops, a message that is in all of your books that people aren't hearing, aren't paying attention to?" Lewis called for an end to big banks: "...we still have at the center of our life these massive…

'60 Minutes' Silent on Government Role in Financial Crisis

March 15th, 2010 4:24 PM
"He dug into the idiocy and negligence that produced the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression," Steve Kroft opened a segment of the March 14 CBS "60 Minutes," featuring author Michael Lewis' latest work - "The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine." If Lewis "dug into the idiocy and negligence," he did so selectively - or that's what viewers could conclude from the long "60…