Miley Cyrus http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21174/all en 2013's Cultural Winners and Losers http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/2013s-cultural-winners-and-losers <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> Let's assess the winners in losers in American culture for 2013. Our first obvious winner is "Duck Dynasty" and its Phil Robertson. He's a winner for standing by his Christian principles after some inartful remarks about homosexuality.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/2013s-cultural-winners-and-losers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division Julian Assange Miley Cyrus Robert Reich Tue, 31 Dec 2013 12:26:40 +0000 tim.graham 45203 at http://www.mrc.org What a Twerk: Al Roker Applauds Kids Skipping School for ‘Education on Miley Cyrus’ http://www.mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/what-twerk-al-roker-applauds-kids-skipping-school-education-miley-cyrus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kids miss class for pop tart’s NBC ‘Education Nation’ concert </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>According to NBC’s Al Roker. there’s at least one good reason to skip school, and her name is Miley Cyrus. All twerk and no play, eh, Al?<img src="http://media3.s-nbcnews.com/j/MSNBC/Components/Video/090820/tdy_roker_weather_090820.video-260x195.jpg" style="float: right;" height="195" width="260" /></p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/what-twerk-al-roker-applauds-kids-skipping-school-education-miley-cyrus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMI on TV Blog Post Culture and Media Institute Art & Entertainment Education Family Al Roker Education Nation Miley Cyrus Today Mon, 07 Oct 2013 18:44:06 +0000 mike.ciandella 44655 at http://www.mrc.org ‘Saturday Night Live’ Uses Miley Cyrus Take-Off to Mock Bachmann, Boehner http://www.mrc.org/articles/saturday-night-live-uses-miley-cyrus-take-mock-bachmann-boehner <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Offensive skit includes sexual portrayal of congresswoman. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/sean-long">Sean Long</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Miley Cyrus hosted “Saturday Nightly Live,” which meant SNL used a musical number to bash conservatives. Cyrus sang a take-off of her <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrUvu1mlWco">song “We Can’t Stop,”</a> turning it into a sexual mockery of the GOP called “We Did Stop (The Government.)” It seems it’s not a lefty attack on Republicans if it doesn’t bash Boehner and Bachmann. </p><div class='signature'><p>— Sean Long is Staff Writer at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@SeanLong717" target="_blank">Follow Sean Long on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/saturday-night-live-uses-miley-cyrus-take-mock-bachmann-boehner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Art & Entertainment bachmann Miley Cyrus Saturday Night Live snl Sun, 06 Oct 2013 05:36:42 +0000 dan.gainor 44649 at http://www.mrc.org Cyrus Video Takes another ‘Wrecking Ball’ to Hannah Montana http://www.mrc.org/articles/cyrus-video-takes-another-wrecking-ball-hannah-montana <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Infamous photographer directs naked video. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>If you were hoping the Miley Cyrus VMAs fiasco reflected a temporary, er, lapse in the singer’s judgment, her new music video, “Wrecking Ball,” should demolish those hopes.<img src="http://bmicmistockphotos.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/vmas.jpg" style="float: right;" height="158" width="285" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cyrus-video-takes-another-wrecking-ball-hannah-montana" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Art & Entertainment Family disney Miley Cyrus MTV Tue, 10 Sep 2013 13:33:26 +0000 matt.philbin 44451 at http://www.mrc.org Forever Tawdry MTV http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/forever-tawdry-mtv <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> The tawdry sexual dancing of Miley Cyrus on the 2013 edition of MTV’s Video Music Awards has been denounced by nearly everyone – conservatives, liberals, and libertines (who flunked it for lacking “hotness"). That theme is exhausted. Let’s shift the discussion back to where it belongs: the cultural cesspool that is MTV.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/forever-tawdry-mtv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division Miley Cyrus MTV Video Music Awards Tue, 03 Sep 2013 18:45:20 +0000 tim.graham 44402 at http://www.mrc.org VMAs: Cyrus Gives Hannah Montana the (Foam) Finger http://www.mrc.org/blog-post/vmas-cyrus-gives-hannah-montana-foam-finger <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Former Disney star goes over-the-top in sleazy act. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matt-philbin">Matt Philbin</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><i>Editor’s note: the video accompanying this article may offend some people. </i></p> <p>Dear Miley Cyrus: </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/blog-post/vmas-cyrus-gives-hannah-montana-foam-finger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMI on TV Blog Post Culture and Media Institute Art & Entertainment Family Miley Cyrus VMAs Mon, 26 Aug 2013 14:48:05 +0000 matt.philbin 44343 at http://www.mrc.org Miley Cyrus, Miss USA Get More Time Than Wisconsin Recall on Big Three http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/miley-cyrus-miss-usa-get-more-time-wisconsin-recall-big-three <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="border: medium none; text-align: left; background-color: transparent; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; text-decoration: none;"> <img src="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/thumbnail_photos/2012/June/2012-06-06-CBS-CTM-Walker.jpg" style="float: right;" height="178" width="240" />The Big Three networks certainly have their priorities straight. ABC, CBS, and NBC's morning shows on Wednesday dedicated more time to entertainment news than the results of the Wisconsin recall election.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/miley-cyrus-miss-usa-get-more-time-wisconsin-recall-big-three" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc cbs CBS This Morning Democrats Good Morning America Miley Cyrus NBC Republicans Scott Walker Today Wisconsin Thu, 07 Jun 2012 00:29:31 +0000 matthew.balan 40325 at http://www.mrc.org