Thursday, December 12, 2019

NBC NEWS HIT BY HACKER; FBI INVESTIGATES

September 12, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The FBI is investigating the hacking of NBC News’s Twitter account on Friday by a group that posted false news reports claiming that a hijacked plane crashed into Ground Zero in New York. (The initial report read: “Breaking News! Ground Zero has just been attacked. Flight 5736 has crashed into the site, suspected hijacking. more […]

FIREWORKS AS O’REILLY GUESTS ON THE VIEW

October 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In an unprecedented display of temper between opposing factions on a TV talk show, Joy Behar and Whoopi Goldberg walked off the stage of The View Thursday during an appearance by Fox News commentator Bill O’Reilly. The walkout came after O’Reilly, who was promoting his latest book, Pinheads and Patriots: Where You Stand in the […]

TWO NETWORKS REJECT AD FROM REPUBLICAN GROUP

July 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

CBS and NBC have turned down an ad critical of plans to build a mosque and a Muslim community center two blocks away from where the World Trade Center towers once stood. The ad, produced by the National Republican Trust PAC, shows images of the 9/11 attack while a narrator intones: “To celebrate that murder […]