Good News: Even Without Church, Americans are Feeling more Religious

Culture
May 5th, 2020 11:59 AM
The left is salivating about using the pandemic crisis to force massive changes to American society. Average Americans, of course, just want to go back to work or to the mall or to … church. And those desires -- in particular the last one -- could present a formidable stumbling block in the sprint to the new progressive future. Despite years of eager predictions to the contrary, “the…

Poll: Fake News Is Bigger Problem Than Terrorism, Illegal Immigration

June 6th, 2019 9:15 AM
Many liberals in the mainstream media dismiss the concept of “fake news” as just a term conservatives use when they hear information they don’t like or don’t agree with. However, a new Pew Research Center survey demonstrated that people across the country find that situation to be much more common and more serious than is otherwise reported. Released Wednesday, Pew …

Poll: 58 Percent of Americans Feel ‘Misunderstood by the News Media’

January 18th, 2019 12:55 PM
In a Pew Research Center poll released Friday, a majority of Americans and nearly three-quarters of Republicans responded that “news organizations don’t understand people like them” and not only that, but this disturbing answer came regardless of their news consumption habits. When asked whether “news organizations understand people like them,” 40 percent of…

Colleges: Anti-Diversity and Pro-Exclusion

May 2nd, 2018 5:57 PM
Just within the past week or so, some shocking professorial behavior has come to light. In the wake of Barbara Bush's death, California State University, Fresno professor Randa Jarrar took to Twitter to call the former first lady an "amazing racist." Jarrar added, "PSA: either you are against these pieces of s--- and their genocidal ways or you're part of the problem. that…

Majority of Americans Against Government Restricting Fake News

TechWatch
April 20th, 2018 4:20 PM
A new poll by the Pew Research Center shows a majority of Americans do not believe the government should rein in the spread of fake news.

NYT Editor Insinuates Sexism ‘Worse After The Election’

Culture
July 24th, 2017 3:34 PM
Once again, the liberal media are insinuating that sexism in America has hit a new low. The New York Times is currently collecting anecdotes from women recounting post-election sexist behavior. And (shocker) it’s pointing to the 2016 presidential election as the cause.

WashPost Promotes New Poll Asserting Trump Unpopular Around the World

June 27th, 2017 6:36 PM
In their never-ending quest to hammer Donald Trump, reporters in the liberal Washington Post referred to an international poll conducted by the Pew Research Center not once, but twice in two days claiming that the Republican president “has alarmed citizens of the nation’s closest allies and others worldwide.” In addition, the article posted on Monday by Post reporters Isaac…

NYT Twists Religion Study to Mock Christians as 'Less Educated'

December 18th, 2016 2:18 PM
New York Times reporter Liam Stack took a Pew Research Center study about religion and educational attainment around the world, and warped it into a story summarized by this mocking headline: “Christians in U.S. Are Less Educated Than Religious Minorities, Report Says.” The report, which lacks the anti-Christian animus of the headline, showed that worldwide, Jews and Christians were…
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Monster Bias: Networks Spend 2X More Time on Pokemon Go than Economy

Business
August 11th, 2016 4:06 PM
When it came to covering issues voters cared about, the networks didn’t catch ‘em all, especially the most important one.  According to the Pew Research Center, voters ranked the economy as their highest priority in July. But the media had different priorities in its coverage. It spent twice as much time reporting on Pokemon Go, a mobile game in which players caught cartoon…

Lefty Blogger: America a ‘Textbook Study in Narcissistic Tendencies’

May 11th, 2016 10:17 AM
Last month, a Pew Research Center blog post summarized recent survey data on how Americans’ views of “individualism, the role of government, free expression, religion and morality” differ from those of Europeans. The post prompted Kali Holloway of AlterNet to snark up a storm regarding the supposed cluelessness and backwardness of this country, especially the red states. 

Lefty Blogger: Major Abrahamic Religions = War

May 13th, 2015 10:38 AM
A new Pew Research study found that between 2007 and 2014, the percentage of Americans self-identifying as Christian fell from 78.4 to 70.6. In a Tuesday post, Martin Longman speculated about causes for the dropoff, commenting that “the Republican Party’s embrace of a very conservative interpretation of Christianity” may be “undermining people’s faith.”…

Pew Poll: 59% Support ‘Completely Changing' Tax System, Nets Ignore

March 23rd, 2015 4:21 PM
Tax Day is rapidly approaching and most Americans say the federal tax system “should be completely changed.” The Pew Research Center recently conducted a poll that found a majority of Americans supported “Congress completely changing the federal tax system.” Pew announced the findings March 19, which showed 59 percent of its respondents agreed with a total…

Black NY Times Columnist Charles Blow Claims Bill O'Reilly Is True 'Ra

August 28th, 2014 10:26 PM
During a segment on Tuesday evening's edition of The O'Reilly Factor, the Fox News Channel host stated he “does not, does not believe in white privilege. However, there is no question that African-Americans have a much harder time succeeding in our society than whites do.” [video below the jump] Those assertions led Charles Blow, a columnist for the New York Times, to ask…

Salon: Republicans Who Feel ‘Threatened’ By Obama Policies Are

July 9th, 2014 7:14 AM
Much like Don Quixote mistook windmills for giants and wished to do battle with them, Republicans wrongly perceive Democrats as extreme leftists and consequently work themselves into an ideological lather. That was, essentially, one of the main points that Salon’s Paul Rosenberg made in his Saturday piece on "Tea Party phonies" pegged to the Pew Research Center’s recent…