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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 […]

 

Oregon GOP Senate candidate catches editorial board disrespecting fellow candidate

Posted by: ST on May 5, 2014 at 9:38 am » 2 Comments

And no surprise it’s a left-leaning newspaper’s editorial board.  Via Fox News: A Republican Senate candidate was kicked out of a local Oregon newspaper’s editorial board meeting after daring to challenge a reporter who dissed a fellow candidate by writing “blah blah blah” in his notes instead of her actual quotes. The entire argument was captured […]

 

Reuters in shill mode for #Obamacare, declares it “saved” the US economy

Posted by: ST on May 1, 2014 at 12:54 pm » 2 Comments

You really can’t make this stuff up – oh  yeah, you can. If you’re Reuters (via Memeorandum): WASHINGTON, April 30 (Reuters) – As the U.S. economy teetered on the brink of contraction in the first quarter, one thing stood out. Healthcare spending increased at its fastest pace in more than three decades. That surge is attributed […]

 

ABC’s GMA runs Westboro video in story on anti-gay marriage @Mozilla CEO

Posted by: ST on April 4, 2014 at 3:06 pm » 6 Comments

The “high tech lynching” of now-former CEO of Mozilla Brendan Eich (and anyone who happens to agree with him) over his stance against gay marraige continues.  Newsbusters’ Scott Whitlock files this report: According to Good Morning America’s Linzie Janis, a CEO who made a donation in opposition to gay marriage is the same as the hateful members of […]

 

The thrill is gone: networks refuse prime time slot for Obama speech

Posted by: Phineas on April 4, 2014 at 1:34 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Oh, how this must pain the soul of our Narcissist in Chief. Remember the halcyon days of Hope and Change in his first term, when it seemed like he was making a national address every week? Joint sessions of Congress, prime time press conferences, the networks just couldn’t get enough Obama. Someone […]