Notable Quotables http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/8/all en Media Cheer SCOTUS Ruling: 'ObamaCare 2, Conservatives 0!' and ObamaCare: 'Quite Literally a Lifesaver' http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/media-cheer-scotus-ruling-obamacare-2-conservatives-0-and-obamacare-quite-literall <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 13 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/June292015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=353087" title="June292015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Hurray for the Court! “ObamaCare 2, Conservatives 0!”</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/media-cheer-scotus-ruling-obamacare-2-conservatives-0-and-obamacare-quite-literall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Charleston Chris Matthews Climate Change CNN NBC obama obamacare Racism Supreme Court Terry Moran Washington Post Fri, 26 Jun 2015 19:54:57 +0000 rich.noyes 49243 at http://www.mrc.org Exposing Marco Rubio’s Notorious Criminal Past; Absurdly Declaring 'Most Democrats Are Not Lefties' http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/exposing-marco-rubios-notorious-criminal-past-absurdly-declaring-most-democrats-ar <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 12 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/June152015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=433240" title="June152015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Exposing Marco Rubio’s Notorious Criminal Past</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/exposing-marco-rubios-notorious-criminal-past-absurdly-declaring-most-democrats-ar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Barack Obama Bob Schieffer campaigns Chris Matthews Hillary Clinton Marco Rubio Media Bias MSNBC New York Times Notable Quotables Sat, 13 Jun 2015 14:39:34 +0000 rich.noyes 49138 at http://www.mrc.org Can't Say If George Tilts Left or Right; Why Would Excellent Hillary Duck Any Questions? http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/cant-say-if-george-tilts-left-or-right-why-would-excellent-hillary-duck-any-questi <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 11 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/June12015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=448116" title="June12015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Can’t Figure Out if George Tilts Left or Right</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/may/KattyKaySteph.JPG" width="300" /></span> “I don’t think you can look at George [Stephanopoulos] over the last few years and say there was a partisan bent to his interviewing, or to his anchoring, or to his reporting.”<br /><strong>— BBC <em>World News America</em> anchor Katty Kay on MSNBC’s <em>Morning Joe</em>, May 15.</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/cant-say-if-george-tilts-left-or-right-why-would-excellent-hillary-duck-any-questi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Barack Obama Bernie Sanders Bill Clinton Chris Matthews George Stephanopoulos Hillary Clinton Katty Kay MSNBC Twitter Mon, 01 Jun 2015 19:41:56 +0000 rich.noyes 49031 at http://www.mrc.org Hillary's Scandals = 'Distractions' and 'Noise;' Touting Clintons' 'Heartwarming' Successes http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/hillarys-scandals-distractions-and-noise-touting-clintons-heartwarming-successes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 10 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/May182015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=451236" title="May182015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Hillary’s Scandals Are Just “Distractions” and “Noise”</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/may/JuliannaGoldman.JPG" width="300" /></span> “Secretary Clinton has been trying to frame her campaign around issues like immigration reform....But her message has been muddled by a series of recent distractions, including questions about donations to the Clinton Foundation. And this morning, her campaign is once again trying to break through the noise.” </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/hillarys-scandals-distractions-and-noise-touting-clintons-heartwarming-successes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division amtrak Ben Carson Carly Fiorina cbs Chris Matthews Hillary Clinton MSNBC NBC Ruth Marcus Scandal Spending Washington Post Sun, 17 May 2015 12:55:42 +0000 rich.noyes 48920 at http://www.mrc.org Hooray for Hillary, America's Greatest Creation; Baltimore's "Uprising" Against Racist America http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/hooray-hillary-americas-greatest-creation-baltimores-uprising-against-racist-ameri <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 9 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/May42015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=435666" title="May42015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/hooray-hillary-americas-greatest-creation-baltimores-uprising-against-racist-ameri" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Baltimore Riots cbs Chris Matthews CNN Hillary Clinton MSNBC NBC New York Times Sat, 02 May 2015 17:07:03 +0000 rich.noyes 48813 at http://www.mrc.org Hyping Hillary's Vacuous Launch; Already Touting Her "Great Message" http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/hyping-hillarys-vacuous-launch-already-touting-her-great-message <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 8 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/April202015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=493781" title="April202015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Gleefully Hyping Hillary’s Vacuous Campaign Launch</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/april/HillaryAnnounces.jpg" width="300" /></span> “She’s in! Hillary Clinton makes it official....Twitter, lighting up with the announcement. Check this out: retweeted three million times the first hour, trending number one across the globe.”<br /><strong>— Anchor Tom Llamas on ABC’s <em>World News Tonight</em>, April 12.</strong><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/hyping-hillarys-vacuous-launch-already-touting-her-great-message" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Chipotle CNN consevatives Hillary Clinton Liberals Marco Rubio MSNBC NBC Racism Rand Paul Republicans Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:34:47 +0000 rich.noyes 48714 at http://www.mrc.org The Media vs. the "Radical," "Right-Wing," "Scary," "Dangerous," and "Slimy" Ted Cruz http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/media-vs-radical-right-wing-scary-dangerous-and-slimy-ted-cruz <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 7 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/April62015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=332665" title="April62015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Slamming “Hardline” “Right-Wing” Ted Cruz</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/march/2015-03-24-ABC-GMA-KarlCruz.JPG" width="300" /></span></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/media-vs-radical-right-wing-scary-dangerous-and-slimy-ted-cruz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc cbs Chris Matthews Elizabeth Warren Indiana Melissa Harris-Perry MSNBC NBC religious freedom Ted Cruz Fri, 03 Apr 2015 19:42:02 +0000 rich.noyes 48603 at http://www.mrc.org Rampaging Against Republican 'Traitors,' and Do the Media Really Hate Hillary Clinton? http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/rampaging-against-republican-traitors-and-do-media-really-hate-hillary-clinton <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/March232015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=375447" title="March232015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Media Haters vs. Hillary Clinton</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/march/HillaryPress.JPG" width="300" /></span> “Early in 2016 Race, Clinton’s Toughest Foe Appears to Be the News Media”<br /><strong>— Headline over <em>New York Times</em> reporter Patrick Healy’s March 12 story.</strong><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/rampaging-against-republican-traitors-and-do-media-really-hate-hillary-clinton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Barack Obama Benjamin Netanyahu cbs Christiane Amanpour Chuck Todd CNN Hillary Clinton Iran MSNBC NBC New York Times Republicans Scott Pelley Tom Cotton Fri, 20 Mar 2015 21:15:21 +0000 rich.noyes 48511 at http://www.mrc.org Media Fury Over Criticism of Obama; Acknowledging a "Huge Double Standard" http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/media-fury-over-criticism-obama-acknowledging-huge-double-standard <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 5 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/March92015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=351514" title="March92015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Outraged by Giuliani’s Criticism of Obama</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/media-fury-over-criticism-obama-acknowledging-huge-double-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Barack Obama bias cbs Chris Matthews double-standards Hillary Clinton media MSNBC NBC politics Rudy Giuliani Sun, 08 Mar 2015 12:15:15 +0000 rich.noyes 48394 at http://www.mrc.org Delaying Obama’s Amnesty = Putting History on Hold http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/delaying-obamas-amnesty-putting-history-hold <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 4 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/February232015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=298685" title="February232015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Delaying Obama’s Amnesty = Putting History on Hold</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/february/HoltImmigration.JPG" width="300" /></span>“The showdown over immigration takes a dramatic turn: A last-minute ruling dashes American dreams for millions of families under the threat of deportation.”<br /><strong>— Fill-in anchor Lester Holt opening the <em>NBC Nightly News</em>, February 17.</strong><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/delaying-obamas-amnesty-putting-history-hold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Brian Williams cbs Chris Matthews Climate Change CNN immigration Melissa Harris-Perry MSNBC Muslims NBC Racism Fri, 20 Feb 2015 21:49:50 +0000 rich.noyes 48289 at http://www.mrc.org Advising GOP to Ditch Conservatives; 'Republicans Have a Problem with Science' http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/advising-gop-ditch-conservatives-republicans-have-problem-science <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 3 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/Feb92015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=434342" title="Feb92015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Helpful Journalists Advise GOP to Ditch Conservatives</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><iframe src="http://www.mrctv.org/embed/132384" width="300" height="169" frameborder="0"></iframe></span> “Republicans should stay out of Iowa altogether. What happens to them is that they get pushed so far to the right in those venues that it gives them a terrible time in the general election.”<br /><strong>— Cokie Roberts on ABC’s <em>This Week</em>, January 25.</strong><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/advising-gop-ditch-conservatives-republicans-have-problem-science" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Barack Obama cbs Chris Matthews CNN Conservatives George Stephanopoulos Liberals MSNBC NBC New York Times race Religion Republicans Scott Pelley Sun, 08 Feb 2015 13:18:50 +0000 rich.noyes 48185 at http://www.mrc.org Championing Obama's Big Government 'Generosity,' Slapping GOP 'Pettiness' and 'Disrespect' http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/championing-obamas-big-government-generosity-slapping-gop-pettiness-and-disrespect <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 2 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/Jan262015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=438143" title="Jan262015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>As If Media Bias Had Nothing to Do with It</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/january/ChuckToddHoneymoon.jpg" width="300" /></span> “He [President Obama] got the post-election honeymoon, not the Republicans.”<br /><strong>— NBC’s Chuck Todd on<em> Nightly News</em> before the State of the Union on January 20.</strong><br /><br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/championing-obamas-big-government-generosity-slapping-gop-pettiness-and-disrespect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc American Sniper Andrea Mitchell Barack Obama Brian Williams Chuck Todd Communism Cuba George Stephanopoulos Matt Lauer MSNBC NBC State of the Union Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:45:45 +0000 rich.noyes 48085 at http://www.mrc.org Leave Influencing Elections to Us Biased Journalists; Mocking the 'Barking' Dogs of the 'Kamikaze Caucus' http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/leave-influencing-elections-us-biased-journalists-mocking-barking-dogs-kamikaze-ca <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 1 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/Jan122015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=448463" title="Jan122015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Leave Influencing Elections to Us Biased Journalists</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/january/WaltersWide.jpg" width="300" /></span>“Do you think it’s fair that, just because you have billions of dollars, you can influence elections?”<br /><strong>— ABC’s Barbara Walters to conservative businessman and philanthropist David Koch in a clip shown on <em>This Week</em>, December 14.</strong><br /><br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/leave-influencing-elections-us-biased-journalists-mocking-barking-dogs-kamikaze-ca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Barbara Walters congress Conservatives Cuba Eleanor Clift Liberals Luke Russert MSNBC Muslims New York Times Terrorism Fri, 09 Jan 2015 21:49:10 +0000 rich.noyes 47984 at http://www.mrc.org Year End Awards: The Best Notable Quotables of 2014 http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/year-end-awards-best-notable-quotables-2014 <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html;charset=utf-8"> <!--COPY FROM HERE DOWN --> <div id="bonq-maincol"> <div id="bonq-home"> <h1><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/bestofnq/2014/bestofnq_2014.jpg" alt="Best of NQ 2014" width="700" height="184" /></h1> <br class="clearer" /> <div id="nq-intro" class="page-section"> <div id="bonq-left-col"> <div style="font-weight: bold; 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My votes for the worst reporting of 2014.”</a> Also posted January 9 on TownHall.com: <a href="http://townhall.com/columnists/marvinolasky/2015/01/09/lap-dogs-and-attack-hounds-n1938931/page/full">“Lap Dogs and Attack Hounds”</a></li> </ul> <h3>Online:</h3> <ul> <li><em>National Review Online</em>, by Quin Hillyer on December 1: <a href="http://www.nationalreview.com/article/393673/h8ers-gotta-h8-quin-hillyer">“H8ers Gotta H8: In 2014, the media delivered a torrent of anti-conservative bile”</a></li> <li><em>FoxNation</em> on December 21: <a href="http://nation.foxnews.com/2014/12/21/mrc%E2%80%99s-year-end-awards-biggest-obamagasms-2014">“MRC’s Year-End Awards: The Biggest Obamagasms of 2014"</a></li> <li>NewsBusters on December 23: <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2014/12/23/bozell-graham-column-worst-2014-victory-haters">“The Worst of 2014: ‘Victory for the Haters,’”</a> a syndicated column Brent Bozell and Tim Graham.</li> <li><em>The Daily Signal</em>, by Genevieve Wood on December 26: <a href="http://dailysignal.com/2014/12/26/biased-media-quotes-2014/">“Here Are the Most Biased Media Quotes of 2014”</a></li> <li><em>Washington Examiner</em>, by Paul Bedard on December 29: <a href="http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/worst-liberal-media-quote-of-2014-cnns-carol-costellos-slap-at-bristol-palin/article/2557955">“Worst liberal media quote of 2014: CNN’s Carol Costello’s slap at Bristol Palin”</a></li> <li>TownHall.com on December 31: <a href="http://townhall.com/news/around-the-web/2014/12/31/yearend-awards-the-most-outrageous-media-quote-of-2014-n1937454 ">“Year-End Awards: The Most Outrageous Media Quote of 2014”</a></li> <li>CapitolBeatOK.com, by Patrick B. McGuigan on January 6: <a href="http://www.capitolbeatok.com/reports/the-best-of-the-worst-the-media-research-centers-notable-quotables-for-2014">“The best of the worst: The Media Research Center’s ‘Notable Quotables’ for 2014”</a></li> </ul> <h3>Video:</h3> <ul> <li>Fox News Channel’s <em>Hannity</em> segment with MRC President Brent Bozell on December 18. <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/nb-staff/2014/12/19/mrcs-brent-bozell-previews-worst-worst-liberal-quotes-2014">Video</a>.</li> <li>Fox News Channel’s <em>Fox & Friends</em> segment with Genevieve Wood on December 30. <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2015/01/01/genevieve-talks-best-notable-quotables">Video</a>.</li> <li>Newsmax TV’s America’s Forum segment with the MRC’s Tim Graham on December 30. <a href="http://newsmaxtv.com/live/show/AmericasForum/archive/#ooid=pqM2pqcjqzLPW1_Bl6qSKE1wTvKOTbyg">Video, part 1</a>; <a href="http://newsmaxtv.com/live/show/AmericasForum/archive/#ooid=0wNmpqcjoRpvPGZBM-tHi4pwS5aykQMU">Video, part 2</a>.</li> <li>NewsmaxTV’s <em>Steve Malzberg Show</em> segment with the MRC’s Tim Graham on December 30. <a href="http://newsmaxtv.com/live/show/Malzberg/archive/#ooid=txbG1qcjoRN6BD3sE3_BX56P10HKviNb">Video, part 1</a>; <a href="http://newsmaxtv.com/live/show/Malzberg/archive/#ooid=N3cG1qcjrk8oog9IeMa_grfwuWflhWTA">Video, part 2</a>.</li> </ul> <h3>Radio:</h3> <ul> <li>Partial list (not including discussions by hosts without a guest): Interviews with MRC staff include appearances on WIBA in Madison, Wisconsin; with Mark Larson on KCBQ in San Diego; KFMB in San Diego; David Webb’s show on SiriusXM; WHO in Des Moines and KBAR in Twin Falls, Idaho.</li> </ul> <br class="clearer" /><br /> </div> <div id="bonq-right-col"> <h2><a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=16" style="color: #347abf; text-decoration: none;">Quote of the Year</a></h2> <div class="wrapper2"> <div class="wrapper"> <div class="media"> <iframe title="MRC TV video player" width="320" height="180" src="http://www.mrctv.org/embed/131211" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> <div class="content"> <h3>Carol Costello</h3> <div class="middle_content"> <div class="quote"> “Okay. I’m just going to come right out and say it: This is quite possibly the best minute and a half of audio we’ve ever come across — well, come across in a long time anyway. A massive brawl in Anchorage, Alaska, reportedly involving Sarah Palin’s kids and her husband. It was sparked after someone pushed one of her daughters at a party....And now police have released audio of that interview. It does include some rather colorful language from Bristol. Here now is Bristol’s recollection of how that night unfolded. So sit back and enjoy.” </div> <div class="citation"> &mdash; <i>CNN Newsroom</i> anchor Carol Costello on October 22, introducing audio of Bristol Palin describing how a man shoved her, dragged her on the ground and repeatedly cursed at her. </div> </div> <div class="bottom_content"></div> </div> </div> </div> <br class="clearer" /><br /> <h2><a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=15" style="color: #347abf; text-decoration: none; font-size: 15px;">Quote of the Year runners-up</a></h2> <br /><hr /><br /> <p>Welcome to the Media Research Center’s annual awards issue, a compilation of the most outrageous and/or humorous news media quotes from 2014 (December 2013 through November 2014).</p> <p>To determine this year’s winners, a panel of 40 radio talk show hosts, magazine editors, columnists, editorial writers, and expert media observers each selected their choices for the first, second and third best quote from a slate of five to seven quotes in each category <b>[<a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=judges" style="color: #990000; text-decoration: none;">List of Judges</a>]</b>. First place selections were awarded three points, second place choices two points, with one point for the third place selections. Point totals are listed alongside each quote. Each judge was also asked to choose a “Quote of the Year” denoting the most outrageous quote of 2014.</p> <p>The MRC’s Kristine Lawrence distributed the ballots and tabulated the results. Senior news analyst Scott Whitlock rounded up the numerous video clips included in the Web-posted version. Rich Noyes and Brent Baker assembled this issue and Brad Ash posted the entire package to the MRC’s Web site: <a href="http://www.mrc.org">www.MRC.org</a>.</p> <h2><a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=1" style="color: #347abf; text-decoration: none;">Go to first award</a></h2> <br /> <hr /><br /> <h2>Featured Award Categories</h2> <ul class="homepage-categories"> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=1"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/132904/132904_0002.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Move Along, Nothing to See Here Award<br><em>for Denying Obama’s Scandals</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=2"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133376/133376_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Obamagasm Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=3"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133386/133386_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Blue State Brigade Award<br><em>for Biased Campaign Coverage</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=4"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133391/133391_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Media Hero Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=5"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/december/GawkerClimateDeniers.JPG"" alt="" /><br /> The Planet in Peril Award<br><em>for Climate Hysteria</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=6"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133424/133424_0002.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Obama’s Orderlies Award<br><em>for Championing ObamaCare</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=7"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133430/133430_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Ku Klux Con Job Award<br><em>for Smearing Conservatives<br> with Phony Racism Charges</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=8"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133433/133433_0000.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> Damn Those Conservatives Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=9"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133444/133444_0000.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Pantsuit Patrol Award<br><em>for Boosting Hillary Clinton</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=10"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133450/133450_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> America’s Royal Baby Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=11"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133456/133456_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> MSNBC = Mean-Spirited, Nasty, Belligerent Chris Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=12"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/december/RogerSimon.JPG"" alt="" /><br /> The Twisted Tweets Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=13"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133458/133458_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Audacity of Dopes Award<br><em>for the Wackiest Analysis of the Year</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=14"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/december/GwynethPaltrowObama.JPG"" alt="" /><br /> The Barbra Streisand Political IQ Award<br><em>for Celebrity Vapidity</em> </a> </li> </ul> <br /><hr /><br /> <!--<h2>Keep us in the Fight!</h2> <p>The Media Research Center and NewsBusters depend on your support so we can battle the liberal media.</p> <div class="donate-button"> <a href="https://thetruthaboutmedia.com/a.php?utm_source=mrc&utm_medium=banner&utm_content=truth&utm_campaign=2013eoy" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/campaigns/truth_matters_350x250.jpg" alt="Donate" width="300" height="250" /></a> </div> <br /><hr /><br />--> <h2>Download Results</h2> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/bestofnq/2014/BestofNQ2014.pdf"><img border="0" src="http://archive.mrc.org/notablequotables/bestof/2005/images/pdf_icon.gif" align="left" style="height: 25px; 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length=442537" title="Dec152014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>America: “Morally” No Better than Our Enemies?</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://newsbusters.org/s3/files/styles/blog_body-50/s3/images/2014-12-09-NBC-NN-Hayden1.JPG?itok=pgkJ-afa" width="300" /></span>“How are we better than our enemies morally, in light of what we all read about today?...What if you, God forbid, members of your family, had to undergo some of the treatments we are reading about in this report?”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/america-no-better-morally-our-enemies-gruber-scandal-just-big-nothing-burger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Brian Williams Chris Matthews CIA CNN Gruber Jorge Ramos MSNBC NBC War on Terror Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:20:17 +0000 rich.noyes 47862 at http://www.mrc.org