May 102017
 
  • Specialists video: on equating Comey with Watergate.
  • Comey Tuesday numbers: Maddow-Coop-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Concha: CNN Mook, Conway segments exemplify media taking sides.
  • F&F video: on Comey firing, calls for special counsel.
  • Concha: Media seemingly collude with Yates to ignore criminal leaks.
  • Deadline: White House connects the dots with DC-rich graphics design.
  • Tucker Carlson videos: Former Rep
  • Wolff: Is the Sinclair group competition for FNC?   Advertisers are back.
  • Katz: Fox News most-watched channel in all cable for 18th week in a row.

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May 092017
 

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Apr 172017
 
  • Friday’s numbers: Tucker Carlson-Maddow-O’Gutfeld Factor 1-2-3.
  • Nolte: Does Guardian report give credence to Napolitano comments?
  • Concha: Ari Fleischer rips ‘inherent bias‘ of media on social issues.
  • Fox & Friends video: at the Easter egg roll.
  • Impartial MSNBC reporter sides with protesters against Trump ‘threat’.
  • Kaylee Hartung joins CNN.   CNBC gets 28 candles.  Gretchen’s mission.
  • Jeff Zucker caught in heated exchange at swanky Big Apple media party.
  • Geraldo responds to Kendrick Lamar. Video: to Joy Reid.
Mar 292017
 
  • Q1 cable news program ranker: Fox News holds nine of top ten slots.
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow-Sean Hannity-Bill O’Reilly 1-2-3.
  • Zucker play:  First Van Jones, now David Axelrod to host CNN ‘special’.
  • Video: stands by comments on surveillance.
  • Videos: O’Reilly addresses flap; Tucker grills
  • Treacher: Fuss over O’Reilly ‘designated outrage‘.  Rense: An Imus moment?
  • Farhi: Can viewers tell news from opinion? Today’s lawsuit. Q&A: Chris Hayes.
Mar 252017
 
  • MediaBuzz videos: intel; CNN story; loss;
  • Reliable Sources: Trump falsehoods; Trump lies; FNC bias; right-wing media.
  • The Sky News angle to the Nap flap.  Today’s conspiracy.  Sunday talkers.
  • Time after time.  Q&A: Zeke Emanuel on joining Fox.  David Gergen in DC.
  • Tucker videos: on undue government spying.
  • NY Times: 18 hours of FNC…a ‘message of fear’ vs ‘evenhanded’ Shep Smith.
Mar 242017
 
  • Thursday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker Carlson-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Videos: Outnumbered talks and award.
  • FTV Live: Judge Napolitano expected to return after the ‘waters calm’.
  • Flood: Fox News fires comptroller over racist comments and behavior.
  • Audio Q&A: Chris Hayes.   Dylan Ratigan resurfaces;  Tamron Hall too.
  • Pre-empted First 100 Tuesday town hall taped Wednesday, airs Sunday.
  • Steinberg: NBC embraces MSNBC, plasters logo on progressive channel.
  • Tucker videos: alleged school rapist; Superintendent’s
Mar 222017
 
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Maddow-Tucker Carlson-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Farhi: Shep Smith doing ‘cleanup’ at Fox.  First 100 town hall tonight.
  • ‘Bitch’ Nicole Lapin resurfaces.  Ainsley Earhardt makes book:
  • Q&A: Reza AslanJoe and Mika open up about Trump, Kellyanne, etc.
  • Ellison: Something’s brewing at Fox News…it must be another ‘civil war’!
  • Arianna Huffington rips CNN.  Clarissa Ward honored by Overseas Press.
  • Videos: on Gorsuch; concerns about Comey.
Mar 212017
 
  • Monday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Rachel Maddow-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • CNN sued for firing injured journalist.  Poppy praises paternity leave.
  • Late Night videos: Chris Hayes Profile: Jessica Tarlov.
  • Andrea Tantaros: They’re spying on me!  Today’s cannibalism complaint.
  • Sunday showdown: MediaBuzz tops Reliable Sources.  Weekend numbers.
  • Judge Napolitano absent from Fox News airwaves.  ICN: A firing offense?
  • Video: Tucker Carlson, Rep Eric Swallwell the Russian threat.
Mar 182017
 
  • MediaBuzz videos: flap; Press Secy
  • Reliable SourcesTrump fixated on Fox News; news vs opinion; priorities.
  • Halperin: Media shouldn’t be combatants against the people they cover.
  • Brazile finally admits helping Hillary cheat; video: The Five
  • This is CNN: Serial plagiarist Zakaria says on air Trump is ‘bullsh!tting’.
  • CNN on a seven-week losing streak. CNN to air pandemic documentary.
  • The Judge who helped trigger an international tempest; Wemple’s whine.
  • Airport sets TVs to FNC; complaints ensue.  Andrea Tantaros is appealing.
  • Video: James Rosen, Sunday talkers: preview.
Mar 172017
 
  • Thursday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Tucker Carlson-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Watters asks Trump whom he’d fire: Schumer, Baldwin, or Zucker?
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Tucker Carlson-O’Reilly-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Smith keeps Judge Nap at arm’s length; TCG: Shep’s strange disclaimer.
  • Perino: How I reset my heart after the election…my visit to Mercy Ships.
  • Videos: on the tax leak; Tucker vs
  • CNN ‘pointed gun’ story rebutted by both Hannity and Juan. Sean erupts.
  • Terms of Megyn Kelly’s Fox exit still unsettled.  Hibbs: Megyn comes home.
Feb 012017
 
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Trump/O’Reilly-Tucker Carlson-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • De Moraes: Make room for Megyn, Tamron Hall is leaving (MS)NBC.
  • Impartial MSNBC anchor warns Senate not to adopt ‘nuclear option’.
  • Q&A: Bill Hemmer discusses Fox’s ratings bonanza, Trump, and more.
  • Zucker play: Some people wrote ‘resist’ in the sand, and CNN is on it!
  • Flood: What’s in store for the most watched female in all cable news?
  • Videos: Tucker talks to has with Rep Swallwell.
  • Zucker punch: CNN’s ‘constant BS’ makes them their own worst enemy.
  • White House not providing surrogates for CNN shows. FlashbackUpdate.
  • Zurawik: Why Poppy’s a primo pick.  Farhi: How Katy Tur became a ‘star’.
  • CNN producer subjected to additional screening, sues Homeland Security.
  • In ‘sea of opinion’, Shep stands out.  Q&A: Janice Dean.  FNC corrects tweet.
Jan 312017
 
Jan 172017
 
  • Friday’s numbers: Tucker Carlson-Sean Hannity-Eric O’Bolling 1-2-3.
  • Video: Judge Napolitano tells Shep about his
  • Out# video: Are the boycotting Dems actually
  • Super Bowl on Fox means O’Reilly to interview Trump.  Instant O’Whine.
  • Video: Tucker grills DNC contender  Bret Baier in Naples.
  • The Cable Game: CNN rallies to Jim Acosta’s defense, but there’s a catch.
  • CNN signs contributors David Fahrenthold et al.   Will AT&T sell off CNN?
  • Rothstein: Stelter bullied on twitter, seeks pity.  CNN wins award for beer.
  • CNN previews comedy series at Sundance fest.  Cablers converge in Davos.
  • Maddow to reinvent her show for the Trump era.  Today’s Wemple O’Whine.
Oct 312016
 
  • Friday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly-O’Bolling 1-2-3.
  • Steinberg: Megyn Kelly and Fox News…are they better together?
  • Ellison: Surprise (not!)…Megyn Kelly likely to re-up with Fox News.
  • Harris Faulkner video: on recanting his Hillary support.
  • Concha: Who else involved? How often? CNN must investigate now!
  • Wemple: CNN must answer questions on its question-leaking scandal.
  • Wikileaks uncovers another question leaked by Donna Brazile.   More.
  • Out# videos: Judge Napolitano on and
  • Baragona: Stelter castigates ‘fake news’, is silent on CNN stealth-edit.
  • Baragona: CNN stealth-edits article making false charge about Trump.
  • Leeds: Why can’t Jesse Watters be sensitive, like nice Stephen Colbert?
  • Q&A: Rachel Maddow; Dana Perino talks politics.   Brunch with Ivanka.
  • Tani: As storm clouds hover over election, Fox offers a Sunday bright spot.
  • Videos: on Wiener; on anti-Trump media.
Oct 242016
 
  • Friday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Anderson Cooper-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Outnumbered videos: Judge Napolitano joins the debate
  • Fox & Friends video:  Meet friend George, and hubby Jeff.
  • Concha: Comcast/NBC, now AT&T/CNN…is the regulatory system ‘rigged’?
  • AT&T promises CNN will remain independent.   TCG: Rather contradictory.
  • Video: on Chris Wallace, Al Smith, etc.  Today’s Wemple O’Whine.
  • Press freedom group wants James Rosen case files unsealed.   Olby resurfaces.
  • Wilmouth: MSNBC ‘comedian‘ describes Fox News as ‘too lazy to join the Klan’.