Rob Lowe http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/23788/all en Actor Rob Lowe Slams Obama: 'Waiting to Hear POTUS Explain the Disaster the World Has Become' http://mrc.org/biasalerts/actor-rob-lowe-slams-obama-waiting-hear-potus-explain-disaster-world-has-become <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> <p> <img src="/sites/default/files/uploads/2013-11-10-NBC-MTP-PP-Lowe.JPG" style="float: right; margin: 3px;" width="300" />On Wednesday, actor <a href="http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000507/">Rob Lowe</a> took to Twitter to criticize Barack Obama’s failed foreign policies. Waiting for the President to deliver a speech at the U.S. Africa Leaders Summit, the irritated star of NBC’s <em>Parks and Recreation</em> demanded the President explain how the world <a href="http://www.vulture.com/2012/09/rob-lowe-literally-parks-and-recreation.html">literally</a> fell apart on his watch:</p> <div class='signature'><p>— Geoffrey Dickens is Deputy Research Director at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/GCDickens" target="_blank">Follow Geoffrey Dickens on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/actor-rob-lowe-slams-obama-waiting-hear-potus-explain-disaster-world-has-become" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Barack Obama Rob Lowe Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:06:04 +0000 geoff.dickens 46884 at http://mrc.org Actor Rob Lowe: People Should Be Less Dependent on Government, 'More Responsible for Their Own Lives' http://mrc.org/biasalerts/actor-rob-lowe-people-should-be-less-dependent-government-more-responsible-their-own-live <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> Speaking to <em>Meet the Press</em> moderator David Gregory for NBC's web-based program <em>Press Pass</em> on Sunday, usually liberal actor Rob Lowe expressed a more conservative political perspective: <strong>"Just my own world view is that the individual needs to be more responsible for their own lives and that's not the conversation we're having right now, for whatever reason."</strong> [<em>Listen to <a href="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2013/2013-11-10-NBC-MTP-PP-Lowe.mp3" target="_blank">the audio</a></em>]<br /> </p><div class='signature'><p>— Kyle Drennen is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/kjdrennen" target="_blank">Follow Kyle Drennen on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/actor-rob-lowe-people-should-be-less-dependent-government-more-responsible-their-own-live" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division David Gregory NBC Press Pass Rob Lowe Tue, 12 Nov 2013 14:38:38 +0000 kyle.drennen 44922 at http://mrc.org