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CNN's Gergen: GOP Candidates Sound Like 'Four White Guys' Telling Women 'We're Going to Control Your Lives'
2/23/2012 6:03 PM ET
CNN analyst David Gergen had some harsh words for the Republican presidential field in his post-debate analysis Wednesday night. He stated that their debate over contraception would leave women ...
CNN Grills Santorum's Press Secretary, Gives Free Pass to Obama Aide
2/23/2012 5:15 PM ET
While she grilled Rick Santorum's press secretary over his debate performance, CNN host Soledad O'Brien asked an Obama aide nothing even approaching a critical question on Thursday's Starting ...
WashPost Mag Editor Compares Chris Christie to Tony Soprano
2/23/2012 9:37 AM ET
Washington Post Magazine contributing editor Cathy Areu launched a sneering diatribe against New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) on Wednesday's Starting Point. The same columnist who compared ...
CNN Lobs Softballs as Contributor Says GOP Isn't Fighting for Liberty of 'Muslims and Mosques'
2/21/2012 6:17 PM ET
Republicans are deceitfully playing with words to avoid being slammed as homophobes, racists, and bigots, claimed CNN contributor L.Z. Granderson on Thursday morning's Newsroom. Anchor Kyra ...
Piers Morgan, Guest Comedian Lampoon GOP Field, 'Ship of Fools'
2/21/2012 6:03 PM ET
CNN host Piers Morgan joined comedian David Steinberg in mocking the Republican field on Monday night. On his prime time show, Morgan teed up Steinberg to rip the field as a "ship of fools." ...
Wash Post's 'Conservative' Blogger Scolds Santorum to 'Stop Whining' About Media Double Standard
2/20/2012 6:03 PM ET
The Washington Post's faux-conservative blogger Jennifer Rubin lashed out at Republican presidential candidates on Sunday's Reliable Sources, telling them to "grow up." She ripped the candidates, ...
CNN Plays Up Democratic Protests Over Congressional Hearing on Birth Control
2/17/2012 6:38 PM ET
Liberal women were in an uproar over the all-male panel at Thursday's congressional hearing on the HHS birth control mandate, and CNN made sure to tout their displeasure. Anchor Hala Gorani ...
CNN's Velshi: Opponents of Auto Bailout 'Kind of Have Egg on Their Faces'
2/17/2012 6:26 PM ET
Despite the cost of the auto bailout to taxpayers, CNN hailed the subsequent resurfacing of GM as a "pretty amazing" feat and took a jab at the original opponents of the bailout, which ...
Soledad O'Brien Lauds 'Successful' Auto Bailout That Cost Taxpayers $14 Billion
2/17/2012 12:12 AM ET
According to CNN's Soledad O'Brien, the auto bailout led to a "pretty incredible resurgence" in the American auto industry. She grilled Congressman Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) on Thursday morning over ...
CNN Hits Santorum for His Religious Beliefs
2/16/2012 11:58 PM ET
Republican Presidential candidate Rick Santorum merely stated his affirmation of the Catholic Church's condemnation of contraception, but CNN's Mary Snow ran a critical segment on Thursday ...
CNN Plays Up Tiny 'Dogs Against Romney' Protest
2/15/2012 5:56 PM ET
CNN gave a measly eleven seconds of coverage to the 2011 March for Life, attended by an estimated 100,000 people, but they saw fit to give more time on Wednesday to a "Dogs Against Romney" ...
CNN Asks anti-Prop 8 Plaintiffs If They're 'Considered Heroes', When They're Getting Married
2/8/2012 5:11 PM ET
CNN's Randi Kaye gave a soft interview to the plaintiffs in the case to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage, Proposition 8. Kaye asked them questions like if there were "wedding plans ...
Soledad O'Brien Parrots White House Talking Points on HHS Contraception Mandate
2/7/2012 4:18 PM ET
Even when told that paying for birth control would violate the consciences of certain religious organizations, CNN's Soledad O'Brien wondered why the groups still shouldn't have to cover ...
CNN Demeans Republicans as Drag Queens
2/7/2012 10:19 AM ET
Dismissing Missouri's GOP Primary as nothing more than a "beauty contest," CNN's John Avlon used a rather disturbing image to make his point ' faces of Republican candidates superimposed onto the ...
CNN Quickly Reported Liberal Backlash Against Komen, But Sat on Religious Outrage Over Obama's HHS Mandate
2/6/2012 6:10 PM ET
CNN's liberal bias on social issues was blatantly manifested in its coverage of two different stories over the past few weeks - Catholics vs. the Obama administration, and the liberal outrage over ...
CNN Host Asks How Any Nevada Voter Can 'Connect' With Romney - Though Poll Shows Him Ahead by 20 Points
2/3/2012 5:56 PM ET
While Mitt Romney is polling strong in Nevada ' as her own network had reported ' CNN's Ashleigh Banfield still questioned how anyone in the state could "connect" with him over his laissez-faire ...
CNN Hypes Planned Parenthood's Claims of 'Bullying by the Right'
2/2/2012 11:10 AM ET
Normally when a charitable foundation cuts funding to a non-profit, the story will not be widely circulated in the media. But CNN made sure to fan the flames of controversy when Planned Parenthood ...
CNN Sympathizes with Another DREAM Act Supporter
2/1/2012 5:57 PM ET
Once again, CNN sympathized with an illegal immigrant supporting the largely Democratic-sponsored DREAM Act. On Tuesday, anchor Brooke Baldwin gave a soft interview to "typical college kid" Mayra ...
Soledad O'Brien Falsely Labels Bush as 'Food Stamp President'
1/31/2012 5:35 PM ET
On Tuesday, for the second time in two weeks, CNN's Soledad O'Brien insisted that President Bush, not President Obama, is the "food stamp president," even though data show her argument is ridiculous.
CNN Anchor Goes Personal on Vitter, Who Responds 'The Good News Is...It's Not Up to CNN' to Pick GOP Nominee
1/30/2012 5:24 PM ET
On Monday's Early Start, CNN co-host Ashleigh Banfield insisted to Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) "I got to" bring up his 2007 prostitution scandal, so she could ask how Newt Gingrich could "manage the ...
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