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Member of Team Clinton bans conservative news outlet from U of Ark archives

Posted by: ST on June 20, 2014 at 9:27 am » 1 Comment

Disturbing: A Hillary Clinton donor who serves as dean of the University of Arkansas libraries has banned the Washington Free Beacon from the school’s special collections archives, after the news outlet published revealing stories about Hillary Clinton based on documents available at the university library. The ban came days after the Free Beacon ran a story about Clinton’s 1975 defense of […]

 

ICYMI: Chris Matthews … defends the Tea Party?

Posted by: ST on June 17, 2014 at 11:32 am » 3 Comments

So, yeah. Like this kinda sorta happened last week in the aftermath of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s stunning GOP primary loss. Other sites caught onto it quickly but yours truly did not – better late than never: Transcript, via Politico’s Dylan Byers: This looking down our noses at tea party people has got to stop. […]

 

QOTD: Cosmo doubles down on the fail in response to “icky” self-defense comment

Posted by: ST on June 10, 2014 at 9:08 pm » 2 Comments

In case you were thinking that Cosmopolitan magazine was going to dial it down a notch or two in the aftermath of the outrage and disbelief over comments one of their managers made in response to Miss USA’s remarks on self defense in the context of campus rapes, think again. Cosmo sex editor Anna Breslaw […]

 

Exhibit A from @Politico on how the media manufactures “outrage”

Posted by: ST on June 7, 2014 at 11:28 am » 2 Comments

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Team Hillary to the NYT: Stop writing ‘negative’ stories about La Clinton

Posted by: ST on June 5, 2014 at 8:51 pm » 5 Comments

The Washington Free Beacon has an exclusive report on a ‘secret meeting’ between senior members of Team Clinton and the New York Times in which the Clintonistas told the Times to “back off” (via): Some of Hillary Clinton’s closest aides blasted the New York Times for what they said was unfair coverage of the former first lady during a […]

 

Brutal: NY Daily News on #Bergdahl deal — “Surrender without honor”

Posted by: Phineas on June 4, 2014 at 3:32 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Mind you, this is from one of the liberal newspapers in New York City: President Obama betrayed the highest obligation of his office — safeguarding national security — in trading five hard-core Taliban for the American serviceman who appears to have deserted in Afghanistan. The five sworn enemies of the United States […]

 

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 […]