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#NCSEN: WTVD runs one-sided “equal pay” story using Hagan campaign talking points

Posted by: ST on October 15, 2014 at 5:16 pm » 3 Comments

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#NCSEN: Observer writes on Hagan stimulus story, quotes liberal group to ‘debunk’

Posted by: ST on October 7, 2014 at 4:04 pm » Comments Off

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#NCSEN: How Big NC Media are helping @KayHagan stay ahead

Posted by: ST on October 6, 2014 at 2:38 pm » 4 Comments

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QOTD: Obama “never had reporters eating out of his hand” sez former WH spox

Posted by: ST on August 5, 2014 at 11:47 am » 3 Comments

It is to laugh, my dear readers. It is to laugh: So you think that President Obama’s rise stemmed in part from media favoritism? Reid Cherlin, a former Obama campaign media liaison and later a White House spokesman, has different ideas, as outlined in a Rolling Stone piece: No, Barack Obama never had reporters eating out […]

 

How the Associated Press perpetuates the “Israel is the enemy” myth (UPDATED)

Posted by: ST on July 29, 2014 at 11:42 am » 2 Comments

A disturbing, revealing tweet from the Associated Press earlier this morning (screen-capped in case they delete it): Wow. Biased much, @AP? Smh. #StandWithIsrael #tcot (via @bmcsmith92) pic.twitter.com/XiOWkkGX0i — Stacey-SisterToldjah (@sistertoldjah) July 29, 2014 As you’ll see below in the original piece published by the AP and written by journalist Bradley Klapper, this wasn’t just a […]

 

Get ready for the Sarah Palin Internet channel

Posted by: ST on July 28, 2014 at 10:04 am » Comments Off

The USA Today reports that the “rogue” Alaskan has decided to cut through the left wing media filter and launch her own network: Sarah Palin has gone rogue again, this time launching her own Internet channel. “Tired of media filters? Well, so am I,” the former Alaska governor proclaimed Sunday on her Facebook page. “So […]

 

Headline of the day: ‘Barack Obama locks out the press — again’

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 7:43 pm » 2 Comments

Our celebrity President held a couple of high-dollar fundraisers on the left coast this week – and the mainstream media are not happy that they weren’t granted access whatsoever to either of them (via): SAN FRANCISCO — President Barack Obama went to the West Coast to meet donors from two top Democratic super PACs, but […]

 

Hypocritical White House criticizes journos for use of anonymous sources

Posted by: ST on July 21, 2014 at 7:38 pm » 2 Comments

White House press secretary Josh Earnest angered a lot of journalists at today’s press briefing over his comments regarding the anonymous sources of a story he was questioned on.  Via The Hill: Complaints from White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Monday about anonymous news sources prompted a testy exchange with reporters who noted that […]

 

.@SkyNews journo rifles through #MH17 luggage, network apologizes after backlash

Posted by: ST on July 21, 2014 at 10:01 am » 1 Comment

Unreal. A new low in modern journalism – via the WaPo: A Sky News reporter drew criticism over the weekend when he rummaged on camera through a bag belonging to a victim of the MH17 air crash in Ukraine, even as he said he “probably shouldn’t be doing this, I suppose.” It appeared to be […]

 

Think Progress, Salon promote stifling of dissent over climate change

Posted by: ST on July 7, 2014 at 11:33 am » 1 Comment

Not exactly a surprise that these two ultra-liberal sites are proponents of shutuppery, but worth documenting all the same, no matter whether it happens here at home – or abroad.  Headline from Think Progress: To Improve Accuracy, BBC Tells Its Reporters To Stop Giving Air Time To Climate Deniers Got that? “To improve accuracy” – […]