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NYT’s Ross Douthat Lays A Soft-Spoken Smackdown Upon His Liberal Media Colleagues

June 19, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times columnist Ross Douthat, one of now two slightly right-leaning voices on the paper’s resolutely smugly liberal opinion page, penned “Notes on a Politcal Shooting” in the Sunday Review on the assassination attempt on House Republican Steve Scalise by a Bernie Sanders supporter on a baseball field in Alexandria, Va. […]

Newsweek Quickly Brushes Aside Terror Victims To Highlight Hypothetical Islamophobia Threat

May 24, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The horrific terrorist attack against young concert-goers in Manchester, England. Newsweek magazine chose to highlight Conor Gaffey’s report from the city in its daily email. But in all-too-common pattern among the liberal press after an Islamic terrorist attack, Gaffey quickly changed the subject, skipping ahead of concern for the victims of […]

MTV’s Cox Attacks ‘Stooge’ Trump, ‘Media Welfare Queen’ Paul Ryan

May 20, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Liberal journalist Ana Marie Cox, senior political correspondent for MTV News, who also has a regular interview feature in the back of the New York Times magazine, dusted off some attacks on that undignified “stooge” and “media welfare queen” House Speaker Paul Ryan in a piece posted Wednesday: “Don’t Pity Paul Ryan –Ryan […]

Irony Alert: NYT Sounds Page One Alarm On Concerns Of Conservative Bias

May 14, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Irony alert: Fear of conservative media bias made the front page of the New York Times. The front-page story in Saturday’s edition. featured media reporter Sydney Ember taking another bite out of Sinclair Broadcast Group, which owns local television stations in many markets: “TV Titan’s Tilt On the News Roils Its […]

The New York Times Is Suddenly Concerned About Media Bias: Conservative Bias

May 10, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The front of the New York Times “Business Day” section on Tuesday featured media reporters Sydney Ember and Michael J. de la Merced’s story “Sinclair Will Pay $3.9 Billion For Tribune.” With the imminent sale of Tribune Media to the Sinclair Broadcast Group, the Times has rediscovered a convenient concern for […]

NYT Critic Bashes Critical Obama Bio From Pulitzer Winner As ‘Unworthy Of Serious Historian’

May 3, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times book critic Michiko Kakutani made the front of the Arts section Tuesday with her disgusted take on a 1,460-page biography of Barack Obama by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David Garrow, “On Obama; And On, And On, And ON — A biography takes a long, long look at the former […]

NY Times’ Nicholas Kristof Whiffs ‘A Smell Of Treason In The Air’ Around Trump White House

March 25, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof caught ““A Smell of Treason In the Air’”around the Trump White House. The title of his Thursday column comes from liberal historian Douglas Brinkley, which Kristof was no doubt eager to glom onto so he didn’t have to go even further out on a leftist […]