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Wash Post's Milbank Trashes Fox News 'Victory Party,' Ignores MSNBC's DNC Echoes

Washington Post columnist Dana Milbank attacked Fox News on Wednesday for having a Republican "victory party" on air on Election Night. Nowhere in it did he acknowledge his routine appearances on ...

Cold Water in the Tea Party Teapot: John Boehner Faces 'Long Shadow of 1994'

After a huge GOP victory, reporter Jennifer Steinhauer paints a daunting picture of Speaker in waiting John Boehner's task: "Relying on his decades of experience with the inner workings of the ...

George Stephanopoulos Hits Rand Paul: You Willing to be a One-Term Senator?

Good Morning America's George Stephanopoulos on Wednesday used a post-election interview to harangue Rand Paul as to whether the newly elected was willing to be a "one-termer" in pursuit of ...

Matt Lauer: Senator-Elect Rand Paul Bringing Anger to Washington

NBC's Matt Lauer characterized Kentucky Senator-Elect Rand Paul's victory as a "wave of anger and energy" on Wednesday's Today show. Lauer asked the Tea Party candidate, "We know you can win an ...

ABC Election Night: Admiring Nancy Pelosi; Claiming GOP Split on Taxes, ObamaCare and Stimulus

Shortly after ABC News projected the GOP House takeover, co-anchors George Stephanopoulos and Diane Sawyer, plus Democratic contributor Donna Brazile, waxed effusive of Nancy Pelosi, the object of ...

CBS's Smith Frets Over 'No Compromise' Republicans Who Will 'Dismantle Health Care'

In an interview with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Wednesday's Early Show, co-host Harry Smith lamented possible gridlock following big Republican electoral gains: "...will there be that ...

NBC's Gregory Blames Angle's Loss on...Dissing the News Media; Whitaker: GOP Tax Plan 'Numbers Do Not Add Up'

After NBC called Nevada for Democratic Senator Harry Reid, David Gregory credited his win to Sharron Angle disrespecting journalists, citing how she "made some very unwise decisions, namely, ...

NBC's Brokaw & Williams Throw a Wet Blanket on Tea Party: They're About to Bump Into Reality

Former NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw threw a bit of wet blanket on the Tea Party's big night, after quoting Tea Party activist Matt Kibbe's declaration that "the people want less from their ...

George Bush Slams Kanye West Over 'Katrina' Comments

'One of the most disgusting moments in my presidency.'