Matt Philbin

Managing Editor for MRC Culture
Author Articles

Royal Disaster: Networks Obsess Over Wedding, Barely Mention Mexico Drug Violence

Fawning coverage of British nuptials outpaces reporting of Mexican drug war victims.

MSNBC's UnCivil War on the Right

On 150th anniversary of start of Civil War, to MSNBC, conservatives are secessionists, slavery sympathizers and unreconstructed rebels.

Showtime to Catholics: Here's an Evil, Degenerate Pope. Happy Easter.

Just in time for Holy Week, cable network dramatizes worst of the Church history.

20-to-1: Networks Go Crazy over Sheen Story, Downplay Planned Parenthood Scandal

ABC, NBC, CBS report every sordid detail about troubled actor, ignore complaints against abortion provider.

Speak No Evil: Networks Obscure Deadly Extremism of Muslim Brotherhood

Contradictory reports hide substance of powerful Egyptian Islamist group.

The Oscars: Class Warfare Wins Best Liberal Issue

Tinsel town says unions good, CEOs bad.

NBC Still Ignoring Planned Parenthood Sting, Despite House Vote to Defund

Network won't say why house GOP votes to defund pro-abortion organization

AP Pushes Pro-Islam Entertainment Propaganda

Article applauds attempt to get away from nonexistent 'Muslim-as-terrorist plot line.'

NBC Promotes 'Princess Boy' Propaganda

'Today' Show fawned over a cross-dressing five-year-old and his book-touting mother.

FNC Follows Up on Journalists' Group Push to Change 'Illegal' to 'Undocumented'

As CMI reported last month, Society of Professional Journalists Diversity Committee urges reporters to use pro-immigrant term; SPJ itself now backs off.

Liberal Media Take Exception to American Exceptionalism

To left, acknowledging American uniqueness is sinister, 'lunatic.'

Angry Liberals Twist Bristol Palin's 'Dancing' into Tea Party 'Conspiracy'

Tea Partiers, Vast Right-Wing Conspirators rigging 'Dancing with the Stars' for Sara's daughter, according to left.

Media, Left Smear Michele Bachmann: Perfect End to Year of GOP Woman

Strong, conservative Minn. congresswoman draws ire of same liberal media that knock Republicans for lack of women.

Despite Media Cheerleading, Most Americans Unhappy with Economy

New poll finds most weren't fooled by talk of 'green shoots' and 'silver linings.'

Colbert Takes Another Cheap Shot at Tea Party

'Help with Spelling' the comic's latest show of contempt for conservative America.

Huffington Post Worries About Book Banning

To hear HuffPo and NYTimes, opponents of intellectual freedom lurk on every school board.

Santelli 'Very Happy' to Have Been Tea Party 'Spark'

HuffPo notes newspaper interview in which CNBC reporter calls his famous tea party rant 'best five minutes of my life.'

Santorum's Google Trouble a Warning to Conservatives in Internet Age

Liberal bile and abuse of Google combined to harm Rick Santorum's political prospects.

Surprise! WaPo Hearts 'Irrepressible' Meghan McCain's Memoir

A chip off the ol' block - McCain book gives newspaper a club to beat conservatives.

HuffPo: 'Missed Opportunity' of BP Spill, Cap and Trade, are 'Point of No Return'

Jim Garrison laments the failure of the eco-left to legislate change on climate issues, surprisingly suggests private sector might be quickest route to change.