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CBS Gives Obama Over 26 Minutes to Lecture on the Economy
5/12/2011 3:24 PM ET
CBS gave President Obama over 26 and a half minutes to answer 12 questions related to the economy during a town hall aired on Thursday's Early Show. Obama got six uninterrupted minutes to answer ...
CBS Plays Up Obama's Mockery of GOP on Border Security, No Opposing Clip
5/11/2011 4:04 PM ET
On Wednesday's Early Show. CBS's Bill Plante highlighted President Obama's recent mockery against Republicans on border security, but omitted playing an opposing clip from a GOP politico. The ...
NPR's Liasson Excludes Amnesty Opponents from Immigration Story
5/10/2011 7:05 PM ET
NPR's Mara Liasson noticeably left out anti-illegal immigration conservatives on Tuesday's Morning Edition as she reported on President's Obama's latest push for "comprehensive" immigration ...
CBS Omits Waterboarding, Other Key Issues from Obama Interview
5/9/2011 5:55 PM ET
On Sunday's 60 Minutes, CBS's Steve Kroft failed to bring up key issues related to the killing of Osama bin Laden during an interview of President Obama. Most prominently, Kroft omitted the ...
NPR Boosts Obama: Bin Laden Death Political 'Game Changer'
5/3/2011 6:56 PM ET
On Monday and Tuesday, NPR played up how Osama Bin Laden's death might translate into a political win for President Obama. Mara Liasson trumpeted the "huge victory" for the President and ...
NPR Falsely Claims Vieira 'Passively' Dealt With Trump's Birtherism
4/28/2011 12:51 PM ET
On Wednesday's All Things Considered, NPR's David Folkenflik erroneously claimed that NBC's Meredith Vieira "notably failed to contradict Donald Trump or others casting doubt on where Mr. Obama ...
CBS: Ryan Budget Opponents 'Poignant'; Touted 'Nasty' Tea Parties in 2009
4/27/2011 4:51 PM ET
CBS's Early Show on Wednesday played up how opponents of Rep. Paul Ryan's budget plan shouted down GOP representatives at recent town hall meetings, but downplayed them as "less than friendly," ...
NPR: Arizona 'Dropped a Bomb' in Illegal Immigration Debate with SB 1070
4/21/2011 5:24 PM ET
On Thursday's All Things Considered, NPR's Robert Siegel used violent imagery to underline the supposed extreme nature of Arizona's SB 1070 law targeting illegal immigration: "It has been of one ...
CBS Highlights Tea Party Rallies, But Also Plays Up Bad Poll Numbers
4/18/2011 4:56 PM ET
CBS's Jan Crawford spotlighted the Tea Party movement on Monday's Early Show, but also played up how it might present a "challenge" for potential Republican presidential candidates due its ...
CBS: GOP Wants 'More Big Cuts'? Presses Cantor for 'Give and Take' on Budget
4/13/2011 3:09 PM ET
On Tuesday's Early Show, CBS's Bill Plante forwarded the liberal impression that the proposed budget compromise includes "big spending cuts," despite only reducing $38.5 billion from trillions in ...
CBS Goes to Statue of Liberty to Hype Shutdown's 'Ripple Effect'
4/8/2011 2:50 PM ET
On Friday's Early Show, CBS's Betty Nguyen used the Statue of Liberty as a live backdrop to play up how "visitors would miss out on the Smithsonian and its 19 museums...even the National Zoo" if ...
NPR Leans Toward Democrats 7 to 3 on Federal Budget Showdown
4/7/2011 6:18 PM ET
NPR's Ari Shapiro slanted towards President Obama and two of his Democratic allies in Congress on Thursday's Morning Edition on the continuing battle over the federal budget, playing seven ...
NPR Highlights 'McCarthyism' Charge Against Wisconsin GOP
4/4/2011 5:54 PM ET
On Monday's Morning Edition, NPR's David Schaper slanted towards a professor and his allies in academia who object to a recent open records request into his e-mails from the Wisconsin GOP, playing ...
NPR Carries Water for President Obama's Energy Policy
3/31/2011 6:23 PM ET
On Wednesday's All Things Considered, NPR's Ari Shapiro acted as a stenographer for the Obama administration's energy proposals. Shapiro played four clips from the President's recent speech on the ...
NPR: 'Get Tough' Texas GOP No Longer 'Welcoming' of Illegal Immigration
3/30/2011 4:22 PM ET
NPR's Wade Goodwyn noticeably minimized the presence of anti-illegal immigration conservatives from Texas on Tuesday's All Things Considered. Goodwyn tilted towards so-called "welcoming" and ...
NPR Uses 'The China Syndrome,' 'On the Beach' to Hype Radiation Threat
3/29/2011 5:50 PM ET
On Monday's All Things Considered, NPR's Bob Mondello used movies about fictional nuclear disasters, such as "The China Syndrome" and "Silkwood," to play up atomic energy's hazards. Mondello ...
In CNN Special, Soledad O'Brien Slants Towards Muslims, Omits Woman's Connection to Mosque
3/28/2011 4:57 PM ET
CNN's Soledad O'Brien's Sunday documentary about the controversial mosque in Murfreesboro, Tennessee predictably leaned towards the local Muslims who want it built. O'Brien brushed aside an ...
NPR Slants 7 to 2 Towards Backers of Federal Funding of Public Broadcasting
3/25/2011 4:46 PM ET
On Thursday's All Things Considered, NPR's Jim Zarroli vouched for continuing federal funding of public broadcasting by lining up seven sound bites from three supporters of the medium, versus only ...
Bill Maher: Obama is GOP's 'Best Friend,' Doesn't 'Blame Them For Anything'
3/23/2011 12:31 PM ET
On Tuesday's In the Arena on CNN, Bill Maher channeled the far left's frustration with President Obama: "This is one of my big problems with our president. He never blames the Republicans for ...
NPR's Liasson Omits Critics of 'Comprehensive' Immigration Reform
3/18/2011 12:54 PM ET
On Friday's Morning Edition, NPR's Mara Liasson conspicuously excluded conservatives who are opposed to "comprehensive" immigration reform proposals, such as those forwarded by former President ...
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