Mar 162018

  • The Five video: Is Kate Steinle’s killer
  • Hannity dumps on Shep: ‘He is clueless…’; Laura piles on.
  • Thursday numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Lawrence 1-2-3.
  • Science Marches On: See Wolf Blitzer in 360º virtual reality.
  • CNN downsizing Coop’s role to accommodate prime Cuomo.
  • Somerby: Decent people don’t discuss other people’s affairs.
  • A new edition of Wise Guys (sans Steve Wynn) set for Sunday.
  • The Story video: Jonathan Turley on McCabe’s
  • New talking point: A Trump/TV ‘pipeline’…but there’s a catch.

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Mar 062018

  • Monday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-O’Donnell 1-2-3.
  • ‘Irresponsible’ scandal porn: why America ‘hates the media‘.
  • Video: Gasparino slams the media for ratings.
  • CNN’s Lizza also a Rolling Stone reporter.  Weekend numbers.
  • Hannity video: discuss Mueller.
  • FNC re-ups Jehmu Greene.  Fox News makes policy for Purdue?!
  • HLN adds true crime podcast; CNN debuts innovation newsletter.

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Feb 282018

  • The Five video: Examination of the
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • Arthel Neville honored.  (MS)NBC hires David Fahrenthold.
  • Feb program ranker: Hannity #1, Fox holds 15 of top 20 slots.
  • Zucker play: CNN demonstrates ‘full semi-automatic‘ rifle fire.
  • Borchers: FNC opinion hosts ‘style their shows‘ as ‘journalism’.
  • Tucker videos: Chicago Concha: Barb

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Feb 272018

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Feb 232018

  • The Five video: The panel at CPAC.
  • Thursday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • Camerota: I would never do that.  Rutz: Let’s go to the tape.
  • Rush to judgment: Everyone working at CNN is ‘mentally ill‘.
  • Politico scorches Blitzer: flat, bleak, robotic, irksome, gutless.
  • Video: Dana Loesch to exit town hall.
  • Video: Eric Bolling speaks at CPAC.  Jo Nosuchinsky finds work.
  • Q&A: How Stuart Varney keeps his cool.  Fareed Zakaria at UCLA.

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Feb 102018

  • MediaBuzz videos: more Dow Moody
  • Reliable Sources: Hope Hicks; bad Fox News; fearful journalists.
  • Judge Jeanine video: in the Rob Porter matter?
  • CNN gushes over Kim Jong-Un’s sister; twitter derision ensues.
  • TCG: Mediaite buries the ‘lede’.  Video: Bret Baier
  • Former FBI agents ‘disturbed’ by CNN hiring Comey’s assistant.
  • Hughes v Payne heating up.  Who is Sara Carter?  Sunday talkers.
  • Maddow grills Eric Holder.  Profile: Resistance ‘heroine’ Joy Reid.
  • Tucker videos: Russia, etc with

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Feb 082018

  • The Five video: Panel reacts to
  • Wednesday numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker-Ingraham 1-2-3.
  • CNN boasts it ‘debunked’ Fox News story…but there’s a catch.
  • How cyberbullying helped Janice Dean embrace her strengths.
  • Extra spotlights Hannity.   CNN reporter retweets fake account.
  • Daily Show video: and Trevor Noah.  Bret on the links.
  • Tucker Carlson video: How Google tracks you
  • CNN beats discrimination lawsuit.  Mr Bill de-degreed.  Shah? Nah.
Feb 032018

  • Video: R.I.P Sunday House Call host
  • MediaBuzz videos: playing
  • Reliable Sources: Bad Hannity; bad Fox News; why size matters.
  • Abby Huntsman: My grandpa truly lived the American Dream.
  • MSNBC analyst: Trump is a ‘dictator’…’We need a revolution!’
  • TCG: Whose deep state plot is it anyway?  Why CNBC is tanking.
  • Q&A: Eric Bolling on his son’s death; Liz Claman on markets etc.
  • Videos: Memo reactions from
  • Krystal Ball finds work.  Brennan joins (MS)NBC.  Sunday talkers.
Jan 272018

  • MediaBuzz videos: making
  • Reliable Sources: Bad Fox Newsbad Fox II; bad Fox III; Van Jones.
  • F&F video: Abby, Jeff, and daughter Isabel
  • CNN panelist unleashes tweetstorm after bizarre segment.
  • MSNBC mum on Ford.  Q&A: Jeffrey Toobin.  Sunday talkers.
  • Hannity’s twitter account disappears, returns.  Lachlan’s way.
  • Video: Tucker and Joe Concha wonder if CNN is
Jan 252018

  • Wednesday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Maddow-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • CNN dismisses lost texts as a ‘Pro-Trump media’ talking point.
  • Perlberg:  CNN paid millions for ‘Beme’, now shutting it down.
  • Profile: Guy Benson.  Tamron Hall finds work.  Q&A: Van Jones.
  • Eric Bolling resurfaces…at the White House, with the President.
  • Execs OK’d Fonda critique but stunned by how far Megyn took it.
  • Teeman: Megyn Kelly has set up a ‘rogue Fox News state‘ at NBC.
  • Somerby: Outrageous behavior on Tucker. Q&A: Maria Bartiromo.
  • Video: Gregg Jarrett, Sara Carter on missing texts.
Jan 182018

  • The Five video: on the Fake News Awards.
  • Lean Forward: Joy Reid recants racial attack, blames Raw Story.
  • Sanjay knows best?  What CNN didn’t say about Trump’s health.
  • Doctor poses: Joe Scarbourgh calls WH physician ‘political hack‘.
  • CNN takes third.   Tweet sparks harassment of Heather Childers.
  • Wednesday’s numbers:  Maddow-Hannity-Tucker/Laura (t) 1-2-3.
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Maddow-Tucker Carlson-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Concha: CNN beefs up Moscow bureau.  HLN adding contributors.
  • Wemple: ‘Staffers’ gripe about Hill writer (who’s seen on Hannity).
  • Tucker video: when Obama was attacking Fox?
Jan 172018

  • The Five video: The press and Trump’s
  • Controversy swirls around ‘despicable’ remarks by HLN host.
  • Survey says: Fox News is America’s most trusted news source.
  • Monday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • Rupert ‘working from home‘ after hospitalization for accident.
  • Video: Joe Concha on media’s  Weekend numbers.
  • CNN: Fox ‘shelved‘ unverified Trump sex story (as did Slate et al).
  • MSNBC Melber-helmed series of tech town halls kicks off Friday.
  • Hacked twitter accounts used to DM Trump.   W Kamau Bell at IU.
  • Tucker videos: Brit Hume on
Dec 022017

  • MediaBuzz videos: Trump’s spin.
  • Reliable Sources: Ross recants; perilous tweets; Lauer; party flap.
  • Twitter erupts over Gretchen’s claim that Greta called her ‘a liar’.
  • NYT audio Q&A: Sean Hannity talks journalism, Trump, and more.
  • WWE’s Dolph Ziggler may exit the ring for a role on Fox News.
  • Videos: on automation; cools Flynn fever.
  • Canadian tv suspends host after Tucker gig.  Bartiromo tops CNBC.
  • Velshi: We need better fact-checks; flashback: Ali gets facts wrong.
  • Joe & Mika: Yeah we knew about Lauer too. Sunday talkers: preview.
Nov 282017

  • The Five video: Greg Gutfeld has too much fun with
  • Mika claims Trump wanted sex with Billy Bush.  Friday’s numbers.
  • Financial expert Velshi can’t read a chart.  Olby retires, yet again.
  • Cable Game: The man behind the curtain.  CNNer eyes House bid.
  • CNN’s ‘day of rage‘ over ‘threats’ by Trump.   Thursday’s numbers.
  • Profile: Sean Hannity, implacable defender of Trump; photo fracas.
  • Videos:  Tucker on accusations Hume on
  • CNN 2016: Beware all the fake news; 2017: Ban the term fake news.
Nov 172017

  • Thursday’s numbers: Hannity-Maddow-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Banned for life: Fox bars Gene Simmons from all its properties.
  • If CNN were up for sale…who would buy?  Profile: Chris Cuomo.
  • Heilemann calls Fox News ‘corrupt‘, is schooled
  • Impartial CNN anchors spot racial angle in Trump UCLA comments.
  • Somerby: Should we stage an intervention to save Rachel Maddow?
  • The Five video: The panel probes on Capitol Hill.