» Posts in the Media Watch Category:

 

Hillary Clinton set to soon do a sit-down interview with Fox News?

Posted by: ST on May 29, 2014 at 3:37 pm » 7 Comments

The Washington Post reports an intriguing development: Fox News Channel will do an interview with former secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton next month on the heels of her memoir release date. Fox News’s Bret Baier and Greta Van Susteren will conduct a joint interview with Clinton on June 17, the network announced Thursday. It […]

 

Obama’s West Point speech criticized by three major newspaper editorials

Posted by: ST on May 29, 2014 at 9:35 am » 3 Comments

And you’ll never believe why.  Via The Politico (hat tip): Editorial boards at three major U.S. newspapers are criticizing President Barack Obama’s foreign policy speech at West Point as incomplete and failing to recognize America’s international standing. The New York Times editorial board, often supportive of the White House, wrote that his “address did not match the […]

 

MSDNC’s @Toure takes heat for “power of whiteness” remarks about Holocaust survivors

Posted by: ST on May 27, 2014 at 2:36 pm » 3 Comments

Toure is no stranger to controversy – especially on issues like abortion and race, but this time he stooped to even lower lows (hat tip): Late last week, MSNBC host Touré responded to a Twitter user who compared his family’s survival of the Holocaust to African-American’s survival of slavery with this message: The power of whiteness: RT @hope_and_chains: My […]

 

CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker: Our network has no shame whatsoever

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2014 at 9:32 am » 3 Comments

There’s really no other way to interpret Zucker’s remarks, as quoted from a Monday interview he did with thew New York Times – which was recorded by Capital New York (via): Last night, CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker gave a hint of where the network will go next now thats its two-plus-month coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight […]

 

QOTD: @JakeTapper grills WH Chief of Staff on VA hospital deaths

Posted by: ST on May 16, 2014 at 10:05 am » 2 Comments

CNN’s Jake Tapper is one of the few DC journalists who hasn’t forgotten that their jobs involve holding the government accountable for their actions and digging beyond their standard talking points no matter the party, and he doesn’t disappoint here – as Newsbusters’ PJ Gladnick recaps: [Thursday] White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough kept defending the […]

 

Memo to the national media: Hillary Clinton is not a delicate flower

Posted by: ST on May 14, 2014 at 1:24 pm » 4 Comments

  If you scroll down the front page of Newsbusters, you’ll notice that the mainstream national media has resumed its role of the protectors of all things Clinton, and in this case it’s former Sec. of State Hillary Clinton – whose name is floating around out there as a possible 2016 contender for President. Before I get […]

 

QOTD: New York Times discovers that #Obamacare “narrows choices”

Posted by: ST on May 13, 2014 at 10:45 am » 3 Comments

Sorta kinda finally paying attention to reality: In the midst of all the turmoil in health care these days, one thing is becoming clear: No matter what kind of health plan consumers choose, they will find fewer doctors and hospitals in their network — or pay much more for the privilege of going to any […]

 

(Video) Hamas TV: children’s show encourages killing Jews

Posted by: Phineas on May 11, 2014 at 1:24 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted  by Phineas He’s back! Nahoul the antisemitic killer bee, whom we last heard was killed by those evil Jews, is alive! And, not only that, but he’s returned to Palestinian television, encouraging children to do the right thing. Kill Jews. Here’s an excerpt from the transcript, via MEMRI: Nahoul (talking to girl TV host Rawan) : […]

 

#TBT: Congressman @TGowdySC owns media on questions surrounding #Benghazi (VIDEO)

Posted by: ST on May 8, 2014 at 11:15 am » 13 Comments

In honor of Throwback Thursday, I present to you this awesome video of Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC-4) – recently named Chair of a new select committee on Benghazi – taking the media to task (presumably) last October for their failure to ask important questions of the President and his administration on the Benghazi issue. My […]

 

.@CNN #MH370 coverage hits absurd lows w/ US poll on how many believe there are survivors

Posted by: ST on May 7, 2014 at 4:43 pm » 2 Comments

There have been across the board complaints both from the left and the right on the ridiculous amount of coverage time CNN has given to the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 tragedy.  While there is no question the horrific story deserved covering and scrutiny, the complaints have centered around, among other things, the news network spending […]