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Taboo-Busting ABC Touts Sister-Brother Love

Good Morning America jolts viewers awake with a puff piece on incest.

Newsweek Helps Obama Four Different Ways

Magazine spares no efforts to help Obama over the Wright hurdle.

Left Wing and Wright Brained?

Liberal media pundits are trying to excuse Barack Obama's 20-year ties to the Rev. Jeremiah Wright by suggesting that Wright's ravings are no worse than a single comment by Jerry Falwell.

GOP Again Challenging Dem Patriotism - But Where's the Times' Evidence?

Robin Toner's still whining about Michael Dukakis: "[In 1988] the Republicans used the symbols of nationhood (notably, whether schoolchildren should be required to recite the Pledge of Allegiance) ...

CW Blasphemes God (with a Wink and a Nod) in Ads for Teen Drama

Gossip Girl campaign uses text-message shorthand over racy photos and videos.

Profiles in Cowardice, Unreported

Smith College allows militant lesbians to silence a speaker; APA, pressured by gay activists, cancels a panel on therapy for homosexuals. Liberal media ignore both stories.

CBS's Criminal Minds Smears Christians

Gay son becomes serial killer because religious dad tried to beat him straight.

CBS May Day Bouquet to the Castros

On The Early Show, correspondent Liz Palmer describes Fidel Castro as Cuba's revolutionary hero and lauds new dictator Raul Castro's efforts to improve workers' lives.

A May Day for Feminism at the Post

Women belong in combat, and mothers don't need husbands.

Obama's 'Pastor Souljah' Moment

Media hope Obama has put the Wright controversy behind him, but important questions yet unasked must be answered first.

Opponents of Muslim School "Divisive," "Self-Appointed Watchdogs"

Overdramatic Andrea Elliott: Opponents of a Muslim public school and its principal Debbie Almontaser are part "of a growing and organized movement to stop Muslim citizens who are seeking an ...

Miley Media Mania

This picture spoke more than 1,000 words.

On Sunday, ABC, CBS Showcase Atheist Suing Army

Co-plaintiff gets unchallenged platform to claim military services have become 'government-paid missionaries.'

Media Take Sides in OK Lawmaker's 'Homophobia' Flap

An anti-Sally Kern rally of 300 made the New York Times. Almost no press mentions of the pro-Kern rally numbering at least 1,500.

NYT: Gay Bishop is 'Normal,' Opponents Are 'Conservative'

Reporter Laurie Goodstein never labels the Episcopal hierarchy, which has rejected Biblical teaching on homosexuality, as 'liberal.'

Obama and the Hip-Hop Problem

So Barack Obama is feeling like a pimp?

Hollywood Director: Jesus 'Probably' Fathered by Roman Rapist

Filmmaker Paul Verhoeven is about to publish a 'realistic' biography of Christ, and hopes to follow with a movie.

Abstinence Education: Bias on the Hill and in the Press

Neither the LA Times nor Reuters reported that comprehensive sex education -- condoms and contraceptives -- receives 12 times more funding than no-sex-before-marriage programs.

Expelled Opens with a Bang

Big Media's reviewers panned the movie, but the public had the last laugh.

They Read the Articles? Playboy Piece Wins Science Prize

Skin mag staff writer gets 'Honorable' Mention for the Wistar Institute Science Journalism Award.

Compassion Forum Mostly Showed Faith in Liberalism

CMI Director Robert Knight analyzes CNNs faith-based conversation at Messiah College with Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama and reveals a bias toward equating compassion with government action, ...

'Bigger, Badder and Grosser'

MTV brings Tila Tequila back for a second, misnamed Shot at Love.

The Art of the Non-Apology

TIME and HBO offend veterans and Catholics in the name of environmentalism and comedy. Too bad.

Iwo Jima Vets Blast TIME's 'Special Environmental Issue' Cover

TIME editor tells MSNBC 'there needs to be a real effort along the lines of World War II to combat global warming and climate change.'

Character Questions

ABC was right to ask about Obama's judgment and patriotism, and Hillary's honesty.

Right Diagnosis, Wrong Remedy

Condoms don't protect against HPV.

Ben Stein vs. Sputtering Atheists

I went into the screening of Expelled bored. I came out of it stunned.

CNN's 'Compassion' Forum Needed Ben Stein

Why didn't Campbell Brown and Jon Meacham ask the tough questions?

What They Like

If you are the parent of a kid who plays video games, this site's for you.

CosmoGirl! as a Religious Guide? Hardly

Article discusses religion without a clear understanding of what religion really is.