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COVERAGE OF WALL STREET PROTESTS PROTESTED

October 12, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

TV and press coverage of the Occupy Wall Street protest was being criticized by commentators on both the right and left Tuesday. On the CNSNews website, a unit of Brent Bozell’s conservative Media Research Center, Bozell said today (Wednesday) that “Journalists who desperately want Obama’s reelection are grasping at the narrative of a growing liberal […]

STING BRINGS DOWN NPR HEAD

March 9, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

NPR CEO Vivian Schiller resigned today (Wednesdy), one day after a secretly recorded video of the president of NPR came to light in which he attacked Tea Party conservatives as “gun-toting … scary … racist people.” The hidden-camera footage was taken by conservative activist James O’Keefe, whose similar sting of the political-action group ACORN effectively […]

IT’S JENNIFER GREY’S PARTY NOW

November 24, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Twenty-three years after she co-starred with the late Patrick Swayze in Dirty Dancing, Jennifer Grey has made a triumphant comeback as the winner of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. In a storybook ending watched by 24.13 million viewers, the 50-year-old Grey defeated 20-year-old Bristol Palin, who had become a popular favorite if not the favorite […]

SCREENWRITER/SONGWRITER CLAIMS HE HAD TO HIDE HIS CONSERVATIVE BENT

May 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In a front-page feature today (Wednesday), the Wall Street Journal revealed that the singer who performs a “tea-party anthem” at conservative rallies across the country and goes by the name of Jon David is actually Jonathan Kahn, a Hollywood screenwriter and pop song composer who has disguised his identify out of fear of being blacklisted. […]

FOX NEWS YANKS HANNITY FROM TEA PARTY FUNDRAISER

April 16, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Days after News Corp Chairman Rupert Murdoch remarked that his Fox News Channel should not be supporting any political movement or party, the network canceled plans to broadcast Sean Hannity’s show from a Tea Party fundraiser in Cincinnati on Thursday. The network’s action took place following reports from the liberal website Media Matters, the Cincinnati […]

MURDOCH SAYS HE’LL INVESTIGATE REPORTS THAT FOX NEWS AIDS TEA PARTY

April 8, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

News Corp Chairman Rupert Murdoch said Wednesday during a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington that he will personally “investigate” charges that his Fox News Network has promoted the conservative tea party movement. In response to a question by Ari Rabin-Havt of the liberal Media Matters website in which Rabin-Havt referred to […]