Dan Quayle http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21260/all en Joe Biden, The Media's Secret Quayle http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/joe-biden-medias-secret-quayle <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 class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/tim-graham">Tim Graham</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> Hidden just below the surface of the liberal media is a barely noticed trend of patronizing contempt: Joe Biden is the Democrats' Dan Quayle, but because he is a Democrat they'll do anything to avoid treating him like they treated Dan Quayle.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/joe-biden-medias-secret-quayle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division Dan Quayle Gaffes Joe Biden Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:30:12 +0000 tim.graham 45569 at http://www.mrc.org Biden's the Gaffe King, Not Ryan http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/bidens-gaffe-king-not-ryan <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> Within minutes of Paul Ryan concluding his convention speech in Tampa, the media attacks were launched. Why, the man is loose with the facts! He only spews vitriol and nonsense!</p> <p> DNC political director Patrick Gaspard quickly sent out a fundraising appeal: “Paul Ryan's speech to the Republican Convention tonight wasn't grounded in reality.” It was impossible to tell where the Democratic Party ended, and the “news” media began.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/bidens-gaffe-king-not-ryan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division Dan Quayle Gaffes Joe Biden Paul Ryan Mon, 10 Sep 2012 18:53:01 +0000 tim.graham 41180 at http://www.mrc.org Ryan’s Not the First: Media’s History of Trashing GOP Vice Presidential Picks http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/ryans-not-first-medias-history-trashing-gop-vice-presidential-picks <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/rich-noyes">Rich Noyes</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Almost as soon as word leaked that Mitt Romney had chosen Paul Ryan as his running mate, liberal reporters stepped forward to help define the Wisconsin congressman as too conservative, a <a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-falsely-paint-ryan-spending-cutter-who-could-destroy-medicare"><strong>heartless budget-slasher</strong></a> who might repel as many votes as he might attract to the GOP ticket.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/ryans-not-first-medias-history-trashing-gop-vice-presidential-picks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division abc cbs CNN Dan Quayle Dick Cheney Jack Kemp NBC Notable Quotables. Liberal media bias Paul Ryan Republican Sarah Palin vice president Mon, 13 Aug 2012 13:50:52 +0000 rich.noyes 40877 at http://www.mrc.org NBC's Harry Smith Dredges Up Dan Quayle's 'Attack' on 'Murphy Brown' and 'Single Motherhood' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-harry-smith-dredges-dan-quayles-attack-murphy-brown-and-single-motherhood <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/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> In an interview with actress Candice Bergen for Thursday's NBC <em>Rock Center</em>, correspondent Harry Smith brought up Bergen's long-running 90's sitcom, proclaiming: "Well you can't talk a<img src="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2012-06-14-NBC-RC-MurphyBrown.jpg" style="margin: 3px; width: 240px; height: 185px; float: right;" />bout <em>Murphy Brown</em> and not also say Dan Quayle....<strong>What Vice President Quayle said in a 1992 speech was an attack on the c</strong><strong>hara</strong><strong>cter Murphy Brown for glorifying single motherhood."</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-harry-smith-dredges-dan-quayles-attack-murphy-brown-and-single-motherhood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Candice Bergen Dan Quayle Harry Smith motherhood Murphy Brown NBC Rock Center Mon, 18 Jun 2012 13:46:34 +0000 kyle.drennen 40418 at http://www.mrc.org