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NY Times’ Peters Plays Defense For Dems: Trump’s ‘False’ Attacks On Green Deal, Abortion

April 15, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ In Saturday’s New York Times, political reporter Jeremy Peters tried to inoculate Democrats against supposedly “false” Republican attacks on the issues of abortion and socialized medicine., “G.O.P. Hones Blunt, Misleading Attacks on the Democrats.” Republican leaders are sharpening and poll-testing lines of attack that portray Democratic policies on health care, the […]

NYT Critic: Bonnie And Clyde Film ‘The Highwaymen’ ‘Vengeful, Murderous, Politically Terrifying’

April 7, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ A new Netflix offering, The Highwaymen, is the story of the murderous 1930’s bank-robber duo of Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, i.e. Bonnie and Clyde, transformed into pop legends in the influential 1967 movie starring Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway. But there’s a twist: The tale is told from the other […]

Fox News Drives NY Times Into Paranoid Hysterics: ‘Destabilizing Democracies…Vilifying People Of Color’

April 5, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times Magazine staff writer Jonathan Mahler and media reporter Jim Rutenberg teamed on a colossal, three-part investigation of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire (and family drama), using the elderly mogul’s sale of his 21st Century Fox empire to Walt Disney as the catalyst for an incredibly noxious hit piece on […]

Esquire’s Boyer Mocks NY Times Objectivity Failure, Lets Trump Play Media Critic

April 1, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The April 2019 issue of Esquire features a long, eye-opening article on how attacks on Trump have permanently damaged the media’s reputation (always fragile) for objectivity. Boyer aimed at several media targets but his main focus was the New York Times. “Donald Trump Changed The New York Times. Is It Forever? […]

NY Times Unhappy With ‘Weird’ Mueller Decisions, Hits Barr On Page One: ‘Is He Impartial?’

March 27, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Days after the Mueller report dropped with a thud, disappointing the vengeful left, the New York Times is hurriedly changing the subject and burying the lead, moving on from “collusion” to unsubstantiated hints that Trump could still be guilty of “obstruction of justice” — if not for acts involving the actual […]

NY Times Reporter-Turned-Columnist David Leonhardt: ‘Trump Encourages Violence’

March 19, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Former New York Times Washington Bureau Chief David Leonhardt’s Monday column came right out and said it: “Trump Encourages Violence.” The online deck of headlines expanded on that sledgehammer point: It Isn’t Complicated: Trump Encourages Violence: “He doesn’t deserve blame for any specific attack. He does deserve blame for the increase […]

NY Times Gets Delirious Over Democratic Field: Stacey Abrams The ‘Policy Wonk’ Trekkie!

March 10, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times’ front page on Saturday featured political reporter Sydney Ember in Iowa, savoring all the wonderful Democratic candidates primed to defeat President Trump in November 2020: “‘Beat Trump’ Fervor Lifts All 2020 Democrats.” Meanwhile, another odd article praised losing Georgia governor candidate Stacey Abrams for…being a Trekkie? They […]