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Networks Spotlight Medal of Honor Recipients Under Obama; Ignored Heroes During Bush
3/19/2014 12:45 AM ET
On Tuesday, all three broadcast network evening newscasts devoted full reports to President Obama honoring 24 members of the military – only three still living – with the Medal of Honor. CBS ...
CNN Admits ObamaCare 'Still a Liability,' But Hypes 'Major Milestone' in Enrollment
3/18/2014 7:11 PM ET
In a refreshing change of pace, CNN's John King skeptically wondered on Tuesday's New Day about the White House touting the five million "enrollments" in ObamaCare: "They wanted to get the seven ...
Networks Ignore Latest North Korean Missile Launches; Cover Fashion Designer's Death
3/17/2014 10:22 PM ET
As of Monday evening, ABC, CBS, and NBC's morning and evening newscasts have yet to cover North Korea's firing of 25 short-range missiles into the Sea of Japan on Sunday. NBCNews.com did post an ...
Matthews Rants: GOP Needs to 'Pay A Price' or Democrats Will 'Get Their Asses Handed to Them'
3/15/2014 6:30 PM ET
On Friday's Hardball, Chris Matthews continued his tirade targeted at Democrats from the previous day, in the wake of the party's loss in the special election in Florida on Tuesday. The MSNBC host ...
Ronan Farrow Condescends: 'Irresponsible' Catholic Church Dogma Is 'Costing Lives'
3/13/2014 6:50 PM ET
MSNBC's Ronan Farrow marked the one-year anniversary of the election of Pope Francis on Thursday by browbeating the Catholic Church for supposedly thwarting the fight against AIDS in the ...
CNN's Cuomo Revolted By 'Price Is Right' Music at GOP Rally; Omits Bob Barker Backed Candidate
3/12/2014 3:20 PM ET
On Wednesday's New Day, CNN's Chris Cuomo played up how Florida Republican David Jolly's campaign played The Price Is Right theme music at his victory rally on Tuesday, and remarked that its use ...
NBC Punts on Joe McGinniss' Death; Hyped Palin-Bashing Book in 2011
3/11/2014 6:34 PM ET
CNN's New Day on Tuesday devoted a 23-second news brief to the death of author Joe McGinniss on Monday, noting that "McGinniss made headlines again in 2010, when he moved next door to Sarah ...
Sharyl Attkisson Resigns from CBS; Kept Spotlight on Benghazi, Fast and Furious
3/10/2014 3:45 PM ET
Sharyl Attkisson, whose coverage of the Fast and Furious gunrunning scandal won CBS Evening News an Edward R. Morrow Award in 2012, and also provided hard-hitting reporting on the September 2012 ...
NBC, CBS Cover Obama Spelling Flub; ABC Out to Lunch
3/8/2014 4:03 PM ET
Viewers of ABC's morning and evening newscasts on Friday would have been left unaware of President Obama's gaffe of elementary proportions during a White House concert on Thursday evening. Both ...
NBC Hypes Spat Between McCain and 'One of the Tea Party's Most Provocative Figures'
3/7/2014 11:10 PM ET
Friday's NBC Nightly News played up the latest dust-up between Senators John McCain and Ted Cruz over the latter's criticism of three of the Republican Party's presidential candidates, including ...
CNN Laments Medical Marijuana's Illegality: 'Can't A Stroke of the Pen Change This Problem?'
3/7/2014 7:56 PM ET
CNN's John Berman bemoaned how medical marijuana is still illegal in many jurisdictions on Friday's This Hour, and hinted that executive action needed be taken to fix this situation. After noting ...
CNN Legal Analyst Rips Mall's Hoodie Ban: 'Akin...to Stop and Frisk'; 'Racial Profiling'
3/6/2014 4:15 PM ET
Sunny Hostin blasted an Indiana mall's ban of people wearing raised hoodies on Thursday's New Day: "This is...akin, in my view...to 'stop and frisk' – to the pretext of 'stop and frisk' – and I ...
CNN's Cuomo Defends Obama's Foreign Policy; Slams GOP 'Obstructionism'
3/4/2014 5:24 PM ET
CNN's Chris Cuomo ran to President Obama's defense on Tuesday's New Day, after former Senator Jim DeMint criticized the White House's handling of Russia's invasion of Ukraine: "Isn't the notion ...
NPR Hypes Spain's 'Far Right Political Party Similar to the Tea Party'
3/4/2014 12:55 AM ET
NPR's Lauren Frayer repeatedly emphasized the conservative ideology of the ruling party of Spain on Thursday's Morning Edition, as she reported on proposed legislation there that would be, in her ...
AP, The Hill Ignore How Supreme Court Disruptor Was Inspired By Occupy Wall Street
2/28/2014 10:14 PM ET
The Associated Press and The Hill both reported on Noah Kai Newkirk shouting down the Supreme Court justices in their chamber, but ignored his far-left political affiliation. On Thursday, the wire ...
CNN's Cuomo Blasts Bill Donohue: 'Why Do You Want to Discriminate Against Gays?'
2/27/2014 6:55 PM ET
On Thursday's New Day, CNN's Chris Cuomo hammered the Catholic League's Bill Donohue for his opposition to same-sex marriage and his support of the now-vetoed SB 1062 in Arizona. Cuomo mouthed the ...
CNN's Cuomo Rips Religious Freedom Activist for Trying to 'Enforce Intolerance'
2/24/2014 6:55 PM ET
CNN's Chris Cuomo made no secret of his support of left-wing LGBT activists on Monday's New Day, as he spotlighted the controversy over a proposed bill in Arizona that would protect the religious ...
Networks Minimize Coverage of Anti-Socialist Protests in Venezuela
2/21/2014 11:16 PM ET
ABC, CBS, and NBC have largely punted in covering the protests against the leftist government in Venezuela. Since Monday, only NBC Nightly News has devoted a full report on the demonstrations in ...
CNN's Van Jones: 'Delusional' to Not Act on Climate Change to Prevent 'A Billion Climate Refugees'
2/20/2014 3:36 PM ET
Left-wing activist turned CNN host Van Jones ran to John Kerry's defense on Wednesday's Crossfire, after co-host Newt Gingrich slammed Kerry as "delusional" for recently hyping climate change as ...
NBC: 23-Year-Old Olympic Freestyle Skier With Wife, Kid Living 'Alternative Lifestyle'
2/19/2014 5:36 PM ET
NBC can't seem to keep its left-leaning slant out of its coverage of the Winter Olympics. One day after playing up Stalin's "palace for the people" in Moscow's metro system, the Big Three ...
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