Spiking Football: CNN Lengthily Celebrates Ohio Amendment Vote Results

August 9th, 2023 11:38 PM

After the results of Tuesday night’s vote on Ohio’s ballot measure to raise the required percentage for constitutional amendments, framed as a referendum for an upcoming abortion amendment, Wednesday morning’s CNN This Morning featured five segments that totaled over 22 minutes of celebration of the proposal being turned down.


CNN Ignores Polling, Slams 'Right-Wing Mob' Over Bud Light Boycott

June 21st, 2023 6:22 PM

On Monday's CNN This Morning, the show devoted a segment to fretting over a "right-wing mob" recently mounting a successful boycott against products that have promoted transgender activism.


CNN: GOP Taking Rights From Minorities Like South After Reconstruction

July 31st, 2022 7:30 PM

On his eponymous Tuesday night show, CNN host Don Lemon hyped an article by Ron Brownstein in which the liberal CNN political analyst likened red states to the Southern states that imposed racial segregation after the Civil War. Lemon further injected race by declaring that Republicans are motivated by a backlash against people who are "not white" gaining rights.


CNN Suffers Blooper, Wonders If Biden Is Too Nice to Fight GOP, Court

July 6th, 2022 12:13 PM

CNN Newsroom wondered on Wednesday if President Biden is the best man for the job of combatting the Republican Party and the Supreme Court because he is too invested in the polite ways of how Washington used to operate. After deciding that he isn't, CNN suffered a blooper as a commercial aired in the middle of PBS NewsHour White House correspondent Laura Barron-Lopez’s…


CNN's Lemon Asks: Why Is The 2nd Amendment Sacrosanct But Not Roe?

May 5th, 2022 12:50 AM

On Wednesday, CNN’s Don Lemon proved once again how little he knows about anything he discusses on his low-rated primetime program Don Lemon Tonight. Further evidence of this is the fact that he asked two of his guests, Atlantic senior editor Ron Brownstein, and Washington Post columnist Max Boot why the Second Amendment is “sacrosanct” but Roe v. Wade is not. 


CNN: Who Cares If Biden Says 2022 Midterms Will Be Illegitimate?

January 21st, 2022 2:16 PM

President Biden might not need a communications staff after Thursday's installment of CNN Newsroom. The afternoon show went into full damage control mode in an attempt to clean up Biden's Wednesday remarks that cast doubt on the legitimacy of the 2022 midterms even after Press Secretary Jen Psaki backtracked from Biden's initial remarks.


Media Outraged Over Parent Who Told Biden 'Let's Go Brandon'

December 26th, 2021 7:19 AM

Katie Pavlich at Townhall reports that during a "Santa Tracker" event with the Bidens on Christmas Eve, a parent ended his conversation with by saying, "Let's Go Brandon." Biden then said it back, like he didn't know what it means. Reporters expressed anger. This isn't a classy Christmas move at all, but reporters sounded like Biden voters. 


CNNers Revel in Paul's YouTube Ban For Saying What CNN Said a Week Ago

August 12th, 2021 9:36 PM

As part of a segment critical of Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, CNN Newsroom guest host Erica Hill and The Atlantic's Ron Brownstein included mention of Paul's one week suspension for YouTube where he questioned the effectiveness of cloth masks. Lost on the two was that former Biden advisor Dr. Michael Osterholm said the exact same thing on CNN the previous week.


CNN Marvels at ‘Awesome,’ Buttigieg Speech with ‘Even Stephen’ Voice

March 2nd, 2020 5:07 PM
Being one of the liberal media’s more beloved candidates in the 2020 race, it made sense that CNN Newsroom was in awe of former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s speech announcing that he would quitting the race, calling it “awesome,” “presidential timber,” “well done,” and Obama-like in “oratory” with “that even-Stephen baritone” voice.

CNN Panel Bashes 'Republican Justices,' Sees GOP Conspiracy Theory

June 27th, 2019 9:00 PM
On Thursday morning, CNN Newsroom dedicated nearly the entire hour to discussing two recent Supreme Court decisions on the census and on a gerrymandering case. The panel, hosted by CNN anchor Poppy Harlow, used that time to bash Chief Justice John Roberts and the rest of the conservative majority.

Watch Mary Katharine Ham Trigger CNN Panelists, Viewers on Collusion

March 28th, 2019 7:51 PM
During Thursday’s The Lead, CNN political commentator Mary Katherine Ham deflated more than a few balloons when pointing out that he’s “happy to talk about” Attorney General Bill Barr’s letter on the Mueller report “’s very good news for America” that the President “did not collude with a hostile foreign government.”

Acosta: ‘We Don’t Want to Navel Gaze Too Much’ on Anti-Trump Papers

August 16th, 2018 10:02 PM
Thursday’s nationwide collusion effort by about 350 newspapers didn’t do much of anything to convince skeptics that they’re not out to get President Trump. Rather, editorials denouncing Trump showed the arrogant yet thin-skinned nature of the media. And CNN’s Jim Acosta perfectly encapsulated that on The Situation Room. Filling in for Wolf Blitzer, Acosta had the show shift gears to “a very…

CNN's Brownstein: Comey Hurts Trump With White College Grads

April 19th, 2018 9:15 AM
CNN's Monday Situation Room tortured its audience with an out-of-thin-air assessment by Ron Brownstein that James Comey's book and his public visibility would hurt President Donald Trump's standing with white, college-educated voters — because they "look like" him. This is what passes for "analysis" on the formerly serious cable news network.

Limbaugh Torpedoes Lemon Over His Supposed ‘Objective Journalism’

February 8th, 2018 11:26 PM
Conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh took on CNN senior political analyst Ron Brownstein and CNN Tonight host Don Lemon during his eponymous Thursday show, thrashing Brownstein for condemning criticism of the FBI and Lemon for being “totally blind to any opposing view.”