Deborah Feyerick http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/22478/all en You Read It Here First: George Will Cites CNN on Global Warming Causing Asteroids http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/you-read-it-here-first-george-will-cites-cnn-global-warming-causing-asteroids <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> <p> George Will marveled in his column late last week over how “a CNN anchor wondered if an asteroid that passed by Earth on Feb. 15 was ‘an effect of, perhaps, global warming.’” That quote, however, isn’t new to you if you’ve been reading<em> BiasAlerts</em> or attended the MRC’s 2013 “DisHonors Awards” where that was a runner-up in the “<a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/mrc-gala-and-2013-dishonors-awards#rather" target="_blank">Dan Rather Memorial Award for the Stupidest Analysis</a>.”</p><div class='signature'><p>— Brent Baker is the Steven P.J. Wood Senior Fellow and Vice President for Research and Publications at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/brenthbaker" target="_blank">Follow Brent Baker on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/you-read-it-here-first-george-will-cites-cnn-global-warming-causing-asteroids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division CNN Newsroom Deborah Feyerick George Will Global Warming Video Mon, 02 Dec 2013 13:23:02 +0000 brent.baker 45052 at http://www.mrc.org Parody or Does She Believe It? CNN Anchor Blames Asteroid on Global Warming http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/parody-or-does-she-believe-it-cnn-anchor-blames-asteroid-global-warming <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> <p> CNN anchor Deb Feyerick asked Saturday afternoon (February 9) if an approaching asteroid, which will pass by Earth on February 15,<strong> “is an example of, perhaps, global warming?”</strong><br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/parody-or-does-she-believe-it-cnn-anchor-blames-asteroid-global-warming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Audio CNN Newsroom Deborah Feyerick Global Warming Video Mon, 11 Feb 2013 07:43:16 +0000 brent.baker 42563 at http://www.mrc.org