Moore Oklahoma http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/23127/all en NBC Silent on OK Beheader’s Islamic Radicalism http://www.mrc.org/articles/nbc-silent-ok-beheaders-islamic-radicalism <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Who knows, maybe Nolen is an enraged Methodist? </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>In the Middle East, beheading is pretty much de rigueur, a favorite home video subject and a hallmark of the Islamic State. Thankfully in America, beheadings are rare – the horrifying work of serial killers or Mexican drug lords.&nbsp; </p><p>So when a beheading occurred Thursday at a food plant in Moore, Oklahoma, reasonable people wondered if there was a connection to Islam. There was.&nbsp; </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nbc-silent-ok-beheaders-islamic-radicalism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Faith Islamification Politics beheading Brian Williams Moore Oklahoma NBC Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:23:58 +0000 mike.ciandella 47254 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Do 92 Climate Change Stories; Fail to Mention ‘Lull’ in Warming All 92 Times http://www.mrc.org/bias-numbers/networks-do-92-climate-change-stories-fail-mention-lull-warming-all-92-times <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ABC, CBS and NBC ignore ‘mystery’ warming plateau in favor of alarmism about sea levels, allergies, weather. </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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <ul><li>Recent years’ slowdown in global warming completely ignored by networks 92 climate change stories in 2013.</li><li>Stories citing experts or the latest studies promoting alarmism get covered more than 8 times as often as critical experts and studies.</li><li>Although many scientists say no, ABC, CBS and NBC continue to link weather events like tornadoes, hurricanes, heat waves and more to climate change nearly one-fourth of the time.</li></ul><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-numbers/networks-do-92-climate-change-stories-fail-mention-lull-warming-all-92-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bias by the Numbers MRC Business Climate Change Environment Government International Media allergies Barack Obama Carbon Dioxide climate alarmism Climate Change climate science extreme weather Global Warming global warming alarmism hans von storch Hurricane Joe Bastardi Moore Oklahoma natural disaster NOAA penguins Roger Pielke Jr. roy spencer Science Sea Levels superstorm sandy temperature plateau tornado warming lull Weather weather events Tue, 25 Jun 2013 12:52:47 +0000 julia.seymour 43880 at http://www.mrc.org NY Times Fawns Over Bill Nye: ‘Warrior for Science’ http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-fawns-over-bill-nye-warrior-science <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Scientific critics of Nye’s climate claims get no attention in Times profile of activist ‘Science Guy.’ </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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">Bill Nye got the “rock star” treatment from The New York Times on June 17. John Schwartz’s glowing 1,512-word profile of “The Science Guy” described Nye as a “warrior for science,” and<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/18/science/bill-nye-firebrand-for-science-is-a-big-man-on-campus.html?pagewanted=all&amp;src=ISMR_AP_LO_MST_FB&amp;gwh=CB98C38217CD1749E8055AA085902080&amp;_r=0"> “Springsteen of the nerds.”</a></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-fawns-over-bill-nye-warrior-science" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Environment Media Bill Nye Climate Change Global Warming Joe Bastardi john schwartz marc morano Moore Oklahoma Oklahoma Roger Pielke Jr. the New York Times the science guy Tornadoes warrior for science Weather Thu, 20 Jun 2013 13:46:57 +0000 julia.seymour 43844 at http://www.mrc.org