Freeform’s Racist Comedy ‘grown-ish': ‘Reagan Was a Genocidal Clown’
August 13th, 2022 11:45 AM
The show even goes so far as to claim that late, former President Ronald Reagan was a "genocidal clown" during the height of the AIDS crisis in the 1980s.
MSNBC's Cunningham: MAGA to Blame for 'Virulently Xenophobic' Reagan
July 11th, 2022 10:18 PM
With the resignation of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister of the U.K., the media has consistently wondered why something similar has not occurred with Donald Trump and the GOP, the most common answer being that the U.K.’s parliamentary system means government leaders are much more susceptible to pressure from their own party members instead of voters.
Apple TV+ Debuts ‘80s-Themed Series Filled With Hate for Reagan
June 28th, 2021 7:00 AM
Apple TV+ debuted it’s new weekly ‘80’s-themed drama Physical on June 18, complete with reminders of the decade of prosperity - permed hair, aerobics classes in leotards, and… hate for then-President Ronald Reagan?
'The X-Files' Features Republican (and Democratic) Presidents as Evil
January 4th, 2018 12:44 AM
Fox’s The X-Files hasn’t been a stranger to liberal bias in the past, and it looks like that’s not going to change in 2018. The premiere for the show’s eleventh season proves that with the revelation that the series' longtime antagonist is behind some familiar political figures on the right.
Reagan's Policies Bashed by 'Progressive' on ABC's 'Last Man Standing'
March 10th, 2017 11:59 PM
After giving President Ronald Reagan a subtle nod this earlier week, ABC decided to more directly address his presidency two days later on their hit comedy Last Man Standing.
Iconic Reagan Hospital Window Scene Recreated on ABC Drama
March 9th, 2017 12:09 AM
For the second time this season, President Kirkman on ABC’s Designated Survivor has been compared to President Ronald Reagan. On Wednesday's episode, "Warriors," Kirkman is recovering from a sniper assassination attempt. After learning both the country and stock market are in a panic, he is determined to restore their confidence and does so by waving to the public from his hospital room window.
Reagan Presumed Evil, McCarthy 'Fraud’ on NBC’s ‘Timeless'
February 21st, 2017 7:44 PM
It's no secret Hollywood despises conservative presidents. On NBC's Timeless, they go so far as to imply President Ronald Reagan is part of the show's fictional evil organization, Rittenhouse. This is the second Republican President the show has said was a member of this corrupt cabal.
‘Atlantic’ Places Bush, Reagan Next to Hitler as Worst Leaders Ever
December 23rd, 2016 1:29 PM
On Friday morning, Rob Bluey at the Daily Signal caught this monstrosity from The Atlantic, which published reader responses to who they consider to be the “worst leader of all time” and, not surprisingly, the responders named former Presidents George W. Bush and Ronald Reagan -- alongside murderous dictators Adolf Hitler and Pol Pot -- as well as the incompetent British Prime Minister Neville…
Fox's 'Empire': Reagan Dumped All Mentally Ill Patients Out on Street
May 5th, 2016 12:29 AM
In Wednesday’s installment of the Lyons family saga, Lucious (Terrence Howard) explains why he lied about his mother's death. And he blamed former President Ronald Reagan along the way for the fact that his mother was out of a mental health facility.
Liberal Comic Will Ferrell Cast as Ronald Reagan in Unflattering Movie
April 27th, 2016 6:30 PM
Comedian Will Ferrell is probably best known as one of the founders of the Emmy-winning comedy video website Funny or Die and a person who has often portrayed former Republican President George W. Bush in a number of comedy sketches on NBC's Saturday Night Live television series.
However, according to an article posted on the Variety website on Wednesday, the liberal comedian has now set his…
Matthews Mocks Neocons Defending Israel in War as ‘Blah, Blah, Blah’
March 16th, 2016 3:45 AM
MSNBC’s Chris Matthews was still hard at work making befuddling statements early Wednesday morning following the third installment of Super Tuesday with comments that mocked “neocons” as wanting everyone to go into battle “for Israel” as “blah, blah, blah” while fellow panelist Joy Reid attacked Rubio’s concession speech as unoriginal and mash-ups of Reagan and President Barack Obama.
CBS’s Pelley Lectures GOP: Reagan ‘Wouldn’t Recognize’ Party in 2016
January 6th, 2016 1:51 AM
After having spent seven and a half minutes on Tuesday trumpeting President Obama’s executive actions on gun control, CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley eventually turned his newscast to the 2016 election and invoked Ronald Reagan in lecturing Republicans that “he wouldn't recognize the melee just four weeks before Iowa.”
Mitchell Plays Reagan Biographer, Bashes GOP; He ‘Compromised' w/Dems
September 16th, 2015 9:05 PM
Closing out Wednesday’s NBC Nightly News, liberal correspondent and MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell played the role of Ronald Reagan biographer in using the late former president to attack the current Republican presidential field and ruled that Reagan’s “message was infused with sunny optimism” and represents “the flip side of today's angry rhetoric.”
Reid Whines Voters Rejected 'Carter's Decency' for 'Cowboy' Reagan
August 21st, 2015 12:56 PM
During a segment on Thursday’s The Last Word about Jimmy Carter’s cancer diagnosis, MSNBC national correspondent Joy Reid complained that voters rejected “Carter’s decency and goodness” in the 1980 presidential election in favor of the “bluster” possessed by “cowboy” Ronald Reagan.