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CNN's Amanpour Asks 'What Can One Do to Follow' Obama's Climate Change Plea
6/21/2013 5:55 PM ET
On her Thursday CNN International show, host Christiane Amanpour relayed President Obama's call for a "global compact" to fight climate change and asked what could be done to "follow" Obama's ...
CNN's Cuomo Asks Democratic Senator If Congress Will 'Get This Done' on Immigration
6/21/2013 5:52 PM ET
CNN's new morning show New Day hosted only one member of Congress – a Democrat – to discuss the immigration bill on Friday. Co-host Chris Cuomo interviewed Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and ...
Piers Morgan Defends the Nanny State: 'People Need Nannying'
6/18/2013 6:11 PM ET
This is Jeff Zucker's CNN? Monday night's Piers Morgan Live featured Morgan defending the nanny state and calling for federal gun control. New CNN host Morgan Spurlock, appearing as a guest, ...
CNN Fawns Over Chelsea Clinton And Her 'Extraordinary Parents'
6/14/2013 5:28 PM ET
CNN loves the Clintons. After running a Hillary puff piece on Thursday, CNN fawned over Chelsea on Friday morning's Starting Point. Michaela Pereira, co-host of CNN's new morning show New Day, ...
CNN Hypes GOP Congressman's Remark on Rape and Pregnancy; Brings Up Todd Akin
6/14/2013 8:07 AM ET
CNN tarred the Romney campaign with Todd Akin's infamous "legitimate rape" comment, and now it is trying to do the same to Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) for making a much less controversial remark ...
CNN Puffs Up Hillary's Speech, Hypes 2016 Prospects
6/14/2013 7:59 AM ET
On Thursday's The Lead, CNN's Erin McPike touted Hillary Clinton's speech at the Clinton Global Initiative and hyped her prospects for 2016. She ignored any controversies from Clinton's ...
Piers Morgan Asks Robert Zimmerman If He Regrets His Brother Carried a Gun With Him
6/12/2013 5:24 PM ET
On Piers Morgan's Tuesday night show, he hounded George Zimmerman's brother Robert, Jr. over George carrying a gun the night Trayvon Martin died. Morgan also pushed for an age 25-and-under gun ...
GMA Gives 5 Times the Coverage to Paris Jackson Than Obama Admin Collecting Phone Records
6/6/2013 6:11 PM ET
Both NBC and CBS led their Thursday morning shows with news that the Obama administration has secretly obtained the phone records of millions of Americans, but ABC's Good Morning America ...
ABC Lauds 'Hard-Nosed,' 'No-Nonsense' Susan Rice, Obama's New Nat'l Security Adviser
6/5/2013 6:23 PM ET
After President Obama appointed U.N. ambassador Susan Rice to be his national security adviser, ABC's Good Morning America lauded Rice on Wednesday as "hard-nosed" and "no-nonsense." Rice's ...
Piers Morgan Compares Newtown Photos to Open Casket of Emmett Till; Implies They Need to Be Published
6/5/2013 6:15 PM ET
On Tuesday night's Piers Morgan Live, Morgan compared the Newtown shooting photos to the open casket of Emmett Till in the 1950's and implied that America would need to see the gruesomeness of ...
New CNN Host 'Uncomfortable' With U.S. Gun Culture, Thinks Bloomberg's a 'Right-Winger'
6/4/2013 5:56 PM ET
New late-night CNN host George Stroumboulopoulos is "uncomfortable" with U.S. gun culture, feels the Toronto Mayor's alleged use of a gay slur was worse than if he had a crack addiction, and ...
Nicholas Kristof's Ridiculous IRS Spin: 'Every Second Term Has Scandals'
6/3/2013 5:44 PM ET
Liberal New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof and The New Yorker editor David Remnick both downplayed the IRS controversy on Sunday's Fareed Zakaria GPS. Kristof predictably spun the scandals ...
Piers Morgan Compares U.S. Gun Culture With 'Racist Culture' of the '60s
5/31/2013 5:19 PM ET
On the May 30 Piers Morgan Live, CNN's Piers Morgan compared the NRA's Wayne LaPierre to conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and drew parallels between the current gun debate and the civil rights ...
Piers Morgan Scoffs: 'Why Would Anybody' Join NRA 'After Sandy Hook'?
5/31/2013 10:23 AM ET
CNN's Piers Morgan tried to resurrect his desperate push for gun control on Wednesday's Piers Morgan Live. Morgan spat on the NRA and bullied author Wayne Allen Root for joining the organization. ...
CNN Anchor Draws Legal Parallel Between Catholic Teacher's Firing and Sharia Law Stoning
5/31/2013 10:18 AM ET
Chalk this one up to the absurd. CNN's Ashleigh Banfield on Wednesday tried to draw a legal parallel between a Sharia Law execution and a Catholic school firing a teacher for violating her ...
CNN Claims Americans Are Saying 'To Heck' With Obama's Scandals
5/31/2013 10:14 AM ET
CNN exaggerated poll numbers on Thursday's Newsroom to claim that Americans are writing off the scandals of the Obama administration. CNN's Suzanne Malveaux and Alison Kosik reported that voters ...
CNN Takes Jab at Retiring Bachmann; 'Butt of a Thousand Jokes'
5/29/2013 5:16 PM ET
CNN couldn't hold back a parting shot at Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-Minn.) when the Congresswoman announced on Wednesday that she would be retiring after 2014. On Wednesday morning's Newsroom, ...
Christiane Amanpour Honors Salon.com Writer for Her 'Fight' for Women's Ordination
5/28/2013 6:45 PM ET
On her Monday show, CNN's Christiane Amanpour celebrated the same "Catholic" Salon.com writer who penned the revolting piece, "So What If Abortion Ends Life?" and who shuddered at an Olympic gold ...
CNN Hypes Christie-Obama 'Bromance' as President Tries to Divert Attention from Scandals
5/28/2013 6:35 PM ET
As CBS and NBC both touted President Obama's Tuesday visit to New Jersey, so too did CNN hype Obama's "bromance" with Governor Chris Christie as the President tried to step away from ...
CNN Drags Its Feet Reporting Eric Holder Approved Seizure of Fox Reporter's E-Mails, Phone Records
5/24/2013 5:22 PM ET
News broke on Thursday that Attorney General Eric Holder approved the Justice Department's seizure of a Fox News reporter's private e-mails, but it took CNN until almost 5 p.m. ET Friday to ...
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