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Newt Gingrich: He's No Mario Cuomo

Times political reporter Matt Bai on Newt: "Whatever can Newt Gingrich be thinking?...I mean, let's be unsparing about this: Mr. Gingrich has never been elected to anything outside his old ...

Jackie Calmes' Credulous Take on Obama's Politically Motivated Amnesty Push

While ABC questioned Obama's facts, Times reporter Jackie Calmes offered no challenges: "President Obama came to this border city on Tuesday to argue that he is doing his part to crack down on ...

George Stephanopoulos Cherry Picks High Obama Polling, Skips Lower Numbers

Good Morning America's George Stephanopoulos on Wednesday hyped the best polling data available for President Obama, ignoring surveys finding much lower numbers. The co-anchor enthused, "And a new ...

CBS Finds Sympathetic College Student to Use to Promote Obama's Push for 'Dream Act'

Pedro Ramirez knows his "future depends on" President Barack Obama's success in passing "immigration reform," specifically the "Dream Act," CBS's John Blackstone asserted in a Tuesday night story ...

NPR's Liasson Excludes Amnesty Opponents from Immigration Story

NPR's Mara Liasson noticeably left out anti-illegal immigration conservatives on Tuesday's Morning Edition as she reported on President's Obama's latest push for "comprehensive" immigration ...

U.S. Press Wants its Al Jazeera English!

American media celebrate Qatar-based channel for its activism, bias.

Cancel the Election Already? CNN Anchor Asks If Obama Is 'Unbeatable' in 2012

If CNN's Roland Martin gives the same answer as a tea party conservative, you know you've asked him a pretty bizarre question. On Monday's 10 a.m. EDT news hour, CNN anchor Carol Costello asked ...

Howard Kurtz Uses Osama Death to Rerun Charge Media Were 'Too Passive' Toward Bush on Terror

On Sunday's Reliable Sources, CNN host Howard Kurtz used the killing of Osama bin Laden to revisit how the media were too deferential to the Bush administration. Kurtz questioned the validity of ...

The Times Knows Medicare 'Clearly Providing...Momentum' to Dem in Special NY State Election

The Times can't get enough of House Speaker John Boehner coming to the aid of a Republican in a special election allegedly tightening due to the G.O.P.'s controversial Medicare plan. But actual ...

Nagourney Praises Gov. Moonbeam's 'Mental Acuity' and 'Command of Facts'

Adam Nagourney on California Gov. Jerry Brown: "[He] proceeded to answer the reporters' questions with a display of self-confident humor and a command of facts, history and language that befits a ...