MargaretCarlson http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2181/all en Hunt and Shields Repeat Disputed Story of Gingrich Divorcing Cancer Stricken Wife http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/hunt-and-shields-repeat-disputed-story-gingrich-divorcing-cancer-stricken-wife <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2012-01-20-B-PC-Hunt1.jpg" border="0" width="240" height="179" /></div> <p>Last Friday saw two high-profile liberal pundits - one on Bloomberg News's <em>Political Capital</em> and the other on PBS's <em>Inside Washington</em><em></em> - repeating the story that Newt Gingrich divorced his first wife while she was being treated for cancer without noting that one of Gingrich's daughters - Jackie Gingrich Cushman - last May specifically <a href="http://www.creators.com/conservative/jackie-gingrich-cushman/setting-the-record</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/hunt-and-shields-repeat-disputed-story-gingrich-divorcing-cancer-stricken-wife" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division AlHunt BiasAlert Campaign2012 liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson MarkShields NewGingrich Republicans Mon, 23 Jan 2012 08:09:00 +0000 38932 at http://www.mrc.org Bloomberg's Carlson Accuses Lieberman of 'Violating Every Democratic Principle,' He 'Broke Iraq, Let Him Go Fix It' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/bloombergs-carlson-accuses-lieberman-violating-every-democratic-principle-he-broke-iraq- <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2011-01-21-PC-Carlson.jpg" /></div><p> On Friday's Political Capital, during a discussion of Democratic-turned independent Senator Joe Lieberman's retirement, Bloomberg's Margaret Carlson took a shot at him as she charged that, "Since he broke Iraq, let him go fix it," before suggesting that he be appointed ambassador to Iraq.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/bloombergs-carlson-accuses-lieberman-violating-every-democratic-principle-he-broke-iraq-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert JoeLieberman liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson Mon, 24 Jan 2011 13:18:00 +0000 37254 at http://www.mrc.org Margaret Carlson Mocks Tea Party as 'Blowing Off Steam,' Praises Obama as Like Richard Holbrooke http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/margaret-carlson-mocks-tea-party-blowing-steam-praises-obama-richard-holbrooke <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-12-24-PC-Carlson.jpg" /></div><p> On Friday's Political Capital show, Bloomberg's Margaret Carlson lavished praise on President Obama has having "negotiating skills" like the recently deceased diplomat Richard Holbrooke - known for facilitating a ceasefire in Bosnia in the mid-1990s - as host Al Hunt asked Carlson and the National Review's Kate O'Beirne to describe what Christmas gifts they would figuratively give to various public figures.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/margaret-carlson-mocks-tea-party-blowing-steam-praises-obama-richard-holbrooke" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson PoliticalCapital SarahPalin Sat, 25 Dec 2010 04:12:00 +0000 37111 at http://www.mrc.org Bloomberg's Carlson Slams Christine O'Donnell as Brainless, But Gushed Over Primary Victories of Boxer and Feinstein in '92 http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/bloombergs-carlson-slams-christine-odonnell-brainless-gushed-over-primary-victories-boxe <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-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object height="194" width="240"><param name="movie" value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdkUkU6UaG&amp;sm=1" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed type="application/x-shockwave-flash" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdkUkU6UaG&amp;sm=1" allowfullscreen="true" height="194" width="240"></embed></object></div><p>In a zinger that roused the indignation of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," Bloomberg columnist Margaret Carlson cast Christine O'Donnell as Sarah Palin's protege - but "with not a fully-functioning human brain." But </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/bloombergs-carlson-slams-christine-odonnell-brainless-gushed-over-primary-victories-boxe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division "MorningJoe" BarbaraBoxer BiasAlert bloomberg ChristineO'Donnell liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson Midterms MikaBrzezinski MSNBC SarahPalin Senate Thu, 23 Sep 2010 21:12:00 +0000 36688 at http://www.mrc.org On Hardball: It's the Year of the Woman But It's Not the 'Compassionate' Woman We Like http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/hardball-its-year-woman-its-not-compassionate-woman-we <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/geoffrey-dickens">Geoffrey Dickens</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object height="194" width="240"><param value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zSUSUnz&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;a=0" name="movie" /><param value="true" name="allowFullScreen" /><embed height="194" width="240" allowfullscreen="true" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zSUSUnz&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;a=0&amp;sm=1"></embed></object></div><div style="float: right;"></div><p>The news that it could be a good year for women electorally did not cheer up the likes of MSNBC's Chris M</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/hardball-its-year-woman-its-not-compassionate-woman-we" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert CarlyFiorina ChrisMatthews liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson MegWhitman Mon, 30 Aug 2010 23:31:00 +0000 36562 at http://www.mrc.org NPR's Michel Martin Links Timothy McVeigh to Catholicism: 'Did Anybody Move a Catholic Church?' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/nprs-michel-martin-links-timothy-mcveigh-catholicism-did-anybody-move-catholic-church <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-08-22-CNN-RS-Martin.jpg" /></div><p> On Sunday's Reliable Sources on CNN, during a discussion of the Ground Zero mosque controversy, after Bloomberg's Margaret Carlson recommended that the mosque be moved as a compromise, NPR's Michel Martin - formerly of ABC News - compared relocating the mosque to similarly treating a Catholic church after the Oklahoma City bombing.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/nprs-michel-martin-links-timothy-mcveigh-catholicism-did-anybody-move-catholic-church" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 9/11 BiasAlert CatholicChurch CNN GroundZeroMosque Islam liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson MichelMartin NPR ReliableSources Religion Mon, 23 Aug 2010 03:30:00 +0000 36525 at http://www.mrc.org Bloomberg's Carlson Once Again Spins Against Arizona on Illegal Immigration http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/bloombergs-carlson-once-again-spins-against-arizona-illegal-immigration <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/rachel-burnett">Rachel Burnett</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object width="240" height="194"><param value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdnzVrqG2G&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;sm=1" name="movie" /><param value="true" name="allowFullScreen" /><embed width="240" height="194" allowfullscreen="true" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdnzVrqG2G&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;sm=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"></embed></object></div><p>On the July 30th edition of Bloomberg's "Political Capital," former Time magazine reporter Margaret Carlson made every rationalization for the fe</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/bloombergs-carlson-once-again-spins-against-arizona-illegal-immigration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert bloomberg liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson PoliticalCapital Tue, 03 Aug 2010 19:07:00 +0000 36438 at http://www.mrc.org Former Time Reporter Carlson: I Would Vote for Kagan 'Twice' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/former-time-reporter-carlson-i-would-vote-kagan-twice <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/rachel-burnett">Rachel Burnett</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><div style="float: right;"><object height="194" width="240"><param name="movie" value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=XdZukUuz6U&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;a=0" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=XdZukUuz6U&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;a=0&amp;sm=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowfullscreen="true" height="194" width="240"></embed></object></div></div><div style="float: right;"></div><p>During the July 2 edition of Bloomberg Television's Political Capital, B</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/former-time-reporter-carlson-i-would-vote-kagan-twice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson Thu, 08 Jul 2010 16:27:00 +0000 36323 at http://www.mrc.org Margaret Carlson Despairs that After Bush-Cheney Big Oil is 'Too Big to Regulate' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/margaret-carlson-despairs-after-bush-cheney-big-oil-too-big-regulate <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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object height="194" width="240"><param name="movie" value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=XdqGZu2GaG&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;a=0" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=XdqGZu2GaG&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;a=0&amp;sm=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowfullscreen="true" height="194" width="240"></embed></object></div><div style="float: right;"></div><p>"Eight years of the Bush-Cheney administration removing regulations" has made it so "now the oil industry</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/margaret-carlson-despairs-after-bush-cheney-big-oil-too-big-regulate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert BPGulfOilSpill liberalmediabias MargaretCarlson Regulation Sat, 29 May 2010 00:13:00 +0000 36156 at http://www.mrc.org