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NY Times Notes ‘Unmasked’ March For Life, Gives Tasteless Saboteurs A Say

January 24, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times covered the 2022 annual pro-life March for Life rally in Saturday’s edition: “March for Life Rally Unfolds with Eye on Supreme Court” reported by Kate Zernike (back with a byline after a long absence) and Madeleine Ngo. The March for Life, which takes place every year in […]

Classless Krugman Rides Again: ‘Biden Versus The [Republican] Friends Of Covid’

January 22, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times columnist Paul Krugman is at it again, conspiracy theorizing about Republicans wanting to prolong the Covid epidemic. (Meanwhile, left elites are prolonging useless mask mandates masks and vaccine passports.) In Friday’s column, “Biden Versus the Friends of Covid,” Krugman repeated his smears against half the country, just as […]

LOL: NBC News President Claims We’re ‘Ferociously Defending’ Objectivity

January 21, 2022 by

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By Tim Graham ~ MRC’s Brent Baker called it the “Unintentional laugh of the week.” NBC News president Noah Oppenheim granted an interview to Tom Jones of the liberal Poynter Institute to talk about the news business, and Oppenheim’s claims about NBC’s objectivity are jaw-dropping. When he was asked what NBC aims to offer its […]

8 Takeaways From Biden’s First Press Conference Of 2022

January 20, 2022 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ In a press conference stretching nearly two hours Wednesday, President Joe Biden appeared to go off his prepared list of reporters, taking questions on the legitimacy of the upcoming midterm elections, his cognitive ability, China, Russia, and his son Hunter Biden. On the eve of completing one year in office, Biden […]

Kooky Columnist: Parents Must ‘Give Away Their Children’ To Achieve Equity

January 17, 2022 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ Sometimes you read something that might make you exclaim, “Just plain… nuts.” Such was probably the case when most normal people saw a column by Joe Mathews published in the Ventura County Star on Thursday, “California should abolish parenthood, in the name of equity.” If you think the author wrote this […]

No Fact-Checking For Biden’s Atlanta Smears

January 15, 2022 by

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By Tim Graham ~ One of the most frustrating things about “fact checkers” is how they leap on conservative rhetoric against Democrats as “false” or “missing context,” but let Democrats say the wildest, nastiest things about conservatives, and they get a pass. For example, PolitiFact pounced on Sen. David Perdue of Georgia as a “Pants […]

President Biden DEMANDS Big Tech ‘Deal With The Misinformation’ On Platforms

January 14, 2022 by

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By Alexander Hall ~ President Joe Biden called for social media companies to censor American citizens online during a speech Jan. 13, amidst a presidency marked by censorship and government crackdowns. Biden made a “special appeal to social media companies and media outlets” calling them to “please deal with the misinformation and disinformation that’s on […]

NY Times Skips Sotomayor’s WHOPPER About 100,000 Kids With COVID, ‘Many On Ventilators’

January 10, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ As the Supreme Court takes up the live controversy over President Biden’s attempt to enforce vaccine mandates on private businesses via the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), New York Times Supreme Court reporter Adam Liptak made the lead slot Saturday: “Conservative Majority on Supreme Court Appears Skeptical of Biden’s Vaccine […]

Womp, Womp, Womp: Fox News Bests CNN, MSNBC on January 6 Anniversary (By a Lot)

January 8, 2022 by

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By Curtis Houck ~ CNN and MSNBC spent over 1,600 minutes Thursday obsessing over the first anniversary of the January 6 riot on the U.S. Capitol, but it failed to translate into any success in the ratings department. Thanks to early numbers from Nielsen Media Research, the Fox News Channel cruised to an easy victory […]

NY Times Makes Hay Of January 6 Anniversary, Shuns Comparison To BLM Riots

January 7, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times is making hay during the intense Democratic politicization of the one-year anniversary of the violent Capitol Hill riots of January 6, 2021, what an online headline called “the worst American attack in democracy in centuries.” (How many centuries are we talking about here?) The paper went “live” […]

WashPost’s Greta Thunberg Tongue – Bath Shows They Don’t Like Democracy In A Climate ‘Crisis’

January 4, 2022 by

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By Tim Graham ~ The Washington Post touts itself as the activists who live by the maxim Democracy Dies in Darkness. But in reality, when it comes to issue like climate change, the Left doesn’t trust Democracy to get anything accomplished. The literal poster child for this view is teenaged radical Greta Thunberg, honored on […]

Hysterical NY Times: GOP Voting – Integrity Bills Echo Poll Taxes And Literacy Tests

January 2, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ A Thursday New York Times story by reporter Nick Corasaniti, set up as if to coolly analyze the state of U.S. “voting rights,” ended up the usual Times tissue of gross exaggerations and aspersions of Republican racism: “Voting Rights Tracker: What to Know About the U.S. Elections Fight.” The current battle […]

ABC Saves Biden’s Bacon In Year – End Roundup

January 1, 2022 by

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By Tim Graham ~ One of the most disturbing concepts in politics is the media elite providing the “first draft of history.” You can test-drive this with a look at ABC’s two-hour year-end special on December 27. It was mostly about celebrities and athletes and some natural disasters. But when President Biden came up, ABC was […]

SHUT HIM UP! Twitter Suspended Just The News Founder John Solomon For Doing Journalism

December 31, 2021 by

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By Joseph Vazquez ~ Only approved journalism, thank you! That appears to be Twitter’s logic behind suspending Just the News founder John Solomon for 12 hours. Solomon bashed the censorship as “outrageous and unfair.” Just the News released a report Dec. 28 noting that Solomon was suspended from the leftist Big Tech platform “for sharing an […]

Amazon Supports Democracy Dying In Darkness

December 30, 2021 by

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By Tim Graham ~ There’s something remarkably phony on the front page of every Washington Post proclaiming their motto “Democracy Dies in Darkness.” A new investigative report from Reuters found that the Post’s owners at Amazon are partners in a propaganda project with communist China. Reuters began by revealing that Amazon knuckled under and banned […]

Get Back! NPR Finds Racism In The Beatles

December 27, 2021 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Beatles fans of all ages can flock to Disney Plus for a new documentary called “Get Back” that reassembles footage of John, Paul, George, and Ringo creating music as the band begins to dissolve. NPR used the occasion for guilt-trip clickbait: “How did we get stuck with the idea that four […]

Just In Time For Christmas, NY Times Stirs Up Omicron Panic: ‘Reconsider’ Family Visits

December 26, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ In the wake of a surge in Covid cases driven by the Omicron variant, the New York Times is trying to scare you back into your homes, alone, perhaps through government edict, just in time for the holidays. Although early studies suggest the highly contagious Omicron may not be nearly as […]

Atlantic Writer: ‘Manchin Has Virtually Sealed The Planet’s Fate’

December 24, 2021 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ Apocalypse Now…..or is it Apocalypse Again? Back in October, Rolling Stone magazine declared that “Joe Manchin Just Cooked the Planet.” The description of the earthly inferno that would be our inevitable fate due to Manchin was quite gruesome: West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin just cooked the planet. I don’t mean that in a […]

US Must Prod China For More Freedom For Foreign Journalists

December 22, 2021 by

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By Helle Dale ~ Comparing the treatment of foreign journalists in China and in the United States not only is misleading, it is downright insulting. The news that President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping had reached an agreement to restart visas for foreign journalists was greeted by some as an indication that Biden […]

Becket Adams: Dana Milbank’s ‘Study’ Of Anti-Biden Bias Is Hot Garbage

December 17, 2021 by

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By Tim Graham ~ From the Department of I Told You So: Washington Examiner media reporter Becket Adams discovered that Washington Post columnist Dana Milbank’s “study” comparing Trump coverage to Biden coverage using a computer turned out to be hot garbage, despite being quoted and celebrated on CNN and MSNBC. Or as Adams put it, “after some […]

Journalism Foundation Urges Ditching Objectivity In Favor Of ‘Social Justice’

December 16, 2021 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ “How many fingers, Winston?”  —O’Brien in 1984 Media figures often love to profess their “objectivity.” However, as with Chuck Todd who once proclaimed he was a mere “referee,” few believe that laughable claim. In fact, a major journalism foundation, the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University via its NeimanLab published a plea […]

Again? New York Times Can’t Quit Scary ‘Hard Right’ Texas Republicans

December 15, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Here they go again. New York Times Houston bureau chief J. David Goodman made Monday’s paper with this apparently newsworthy criticism of the Republican Party in Texas, “For Texas Governor, Hard Right Turn Followed a Careful Rise.” It’s the Times’ latest entry in a series of repetitive, fearmongering stories the paper […]

New Twitter CEO Institutes Reign Of Absurd Censorship

December 14, 2021 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ The new CEO of Twitter, Parag Agrawal, is a man of his word. He has declared that Twitter is “not to be bound by the First Amendment,” and he began to immediately act upon this belief as soon as he recently took up the reigns of the social media giant. One […]

Arrogant NY Times Puzzled Why ‘Merely Rich Rush’ To Defend ‘Fabulously Rich’

December 13, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times reporter Jonathan Weisman is once again pushing taxes on “the ultrarich” who deserve to get soaked. He found an interesting story, libertarian hedge fund son Adam Wyden vs. his hard-left father, Sen. Ron Wyden, which he marred by injecting his own obvious hankering for gouging “billionaires.” The reporter […]