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To the Networks, Tiger Woods Gossip 15 Times More Newsworthy Than ClimateGate
12/7/2009 1:09 PM ET
Morning and evening shows air 62 stories on golfer's accident and infidelity, four on leaked e-mails from climate alarmists.
ClimateGate Shows Attempted 'Manipulation' of Peer Review Process
12/3/2009 3:22 PM ET
Journalists bolstered warming 'consensus' with peer review stamp, but e-mails suggest alarmists tried to prevent review of skeptics' work.
12 Days, 3 Networks and No Mention of ClimateGate Scandal
12/2/2009 2:01 PM ET
Even as Copenhagen looms, broadcast news ignores e-mails suggesting warming alarmists 'manipulated' data, conspired to destroy information and thwarted peer reviews.
Networks Ignore Alliances, Thuggery and Lobbying of SEIU
11/18/2009 2:08 PM ET
Despite close ties to President Obama, ABC, CBS, NBC almost never mention service employees union.
NBC Begins 'Green Week' With Energy Double Standard
11/16/2009 1:26 PM ET
Anne Thompson advocates bringing rivers back to 'natural state,' ironically favors coal power in dam tear-down story.
J.P. Morgan CEO Condemns 'Too Big to Fail'
11/13/2009 1:01 PM ET
Jamie Dimon writes in Washington Post: 'We should be allowed to fail,' but advocates regulation
Ian McKellen's Latest Role Embodies 'Drawbacks' of Capitalism
11/12/2009 11:40 AM ET
AMC's 'The Prisoner' actor tells AP capitalism doesn't give freedom, it 'enslaves.'
President Endorses 'Health Care' Bill and Violates Tax Pledge
11/11/2009 3:30 PM ET
House bill includes tax hikes on people making less than $250,000; networks say nothing.
ABC Airs Fantasy About Impact of House Health Care Bill
11/9/2009 11:37 AM ET
Chief medical editor tells viewers the great things the bill will accomplish 'right away,' ignores future cost of mandates.
Unemployment Surges to 10.2 Percent, CNN Asks About Need for Second Stimulus
11/6/2009 12:40 PM ET
'American Morning' shares latest job numbers, inquires about stimulus 2.0 and refuses to point out failure of initial stimulus.
'American Morning' Says Immigration Status Verification Would Drive Businesses Under
11/5/2009 3:06 PM ET
CNN's Jason Carroll promotes illegal immigration and 'reform' arguing that it is necessary for farms, other industry.
Ford Had a Better Idea: No Bailout
11/4/2009 3:16 PM ET
As U.S. car manufacturer 'stuns' Wall Street with 3Q profits, some media forget to report Ford didn't take government cash.
White House 'Under Pressure' Will Announce 1 Million Jobs 'Saved'
10/30/2009 11:12 AM ET
Politico reports that Obama will claim stimulus 'created and saved at least 1 million jobs' since February, but AP and others dispute numbers.
CNN Finds 'Capitalist' Lesson in Trick-or-Treating
10/30/2009 9:23 AM ET
Business correspondent praises economic lessons of the holiday, condemns redistribution of Halloween candy.
Edmunds Says Program Cost Taxpayers $24,000 per Clunker
10/29/2009 12:43 PM ET
CNNMoney.com reports cost of government program that media praised as 'too successful.'
Networks Aid Obama's War on Insurers' Profits
10/28/2009 3:39 PM ET
During heated battle over health care 'reform,' only 17 percent of reports point out that insurance companies don't make obscene profits like liberals say.
'GMA' Cereal Report Continues Crusade against Food
10/26/2009 1:20 PM ET
Reporter Dan Harris highlights new study attacking companies for marketing sugary cereal to children, claims self-policing is 'demonstrable failure.'
Despite Media Claims, 82 Percent Say Recession Isn't Over
10/23/2009 1:24 PM ET
ABC News-Washington Post poll finds huge majority still feeling recession.
Networks Barely Report 'Stealth' Push for 'Second Stimulus'
10/21/2009 3:06 PM ET
Stories mostly ignore failure of Obama's $787 billion stimulus to halt rising unemployment, continue to give credit for saving or creating jobs.
Networks Cover Bogus 'Balloon Boy' Story 100 Times More Than Made-Up Limbaugh Quotes
10/16/2009 12:00 AM ET
ABC, CBS and NBC morning shows give more than 80 minutes to possible 'stunt,' but a meager 47 seconds to made up comments about conservative talk show host.
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