Dec 112017
 

  • Friday’s numbers: Hannity-Tucker-Laura Ingraham 1-2-3.
  • CNN suspends Ryan Lizza pending its sex scandal inquiry.
  • We Own Mornings‘: Fox News launches new ad campaign.
  • Trump calls Lemon dumb, CNN likens Lemon to a schoolkid!
  • Video: Judith Miller and Joe Concha on
  • MSNBCNN leave attack coverage for Trump’s Diet Coke. More.
  • Hasson: Seven times in 2017 CNN botched major news stories.
  • CNN fiasco demonstrates why journalists are losing credibility.
  • Ross: CNN ducking unanswered questions on its news debacle.
  • Journo who ‘confirmed’ fake report has been linked to the CIA.
  • Ross: Reliable Sources turns CNN snafu into an attack on Trump.
  • SwampWatch videos: The slimy ethanol racket part one, part two.

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Nov 222017
 

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Oct 262017
 
  • The Five video: FBI informant’s in uranium scandal.
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker-Hemmer/10p 1-2-3.
  • O’Reilly to sue over ‘contrived, false, and defamatory’ accusations.
  • Five women accuse MSNBC ‘senior political analyst’ of harassment.
  • Flashback: ‘As I watch other networks…I wait for their time to come.’
  • Late Night videos: Megyn Kelly with Seth Meyers
  • Tucker video: Unanswered   Q&A: Brian Kilmeade.
  • Video Q&A: Laura Ingraham.  Can Ingraham carry a prime time show?
  • Brianna Keilar: Emotions swirl covering news while husband deployed.
  • Lemon reports death threats.   Dinner with The Donald.   Raju awarded.
  • Throwback review: The Half-Hour News Hour. Namibia unhappy with CNN.
Oct 242017
 
  • The Five video: Greg rips on Halloween costumes.
  • Monday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker Carlson-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Somerby: Anderson Cooper has become an ‘undisguised partisan‘.
  • Impartial CNN anchor breaks down reading ‘open letter’ to Trump.
  • Steinberg: Brian Williams discusses regaining trust after a scandal.
  • Audio Q&A: Jake Tapper talks cartoons.  Q&A: Katy Tur talks Phish.
  • The star power of Chris Cuomo is coming up short on Friday nights.
  • ‘Racism’ accusations leveled at…Joy Reid!   Today’s lawsuit update.
  • Tucker videos:  Russia, the Clintons, and uranium
  • Kathy Griffin zings Coop: ‘The spineless heiress‘.  Greta makes book.
  • Locals give thumbs down to galloping gourmet’s Pittsburgh exposé.
  • Sunday showdown: MediaBuzz tops CNN Reliable.  Weekend numbers.
Sep 112017
 
Aug 312017
 
  • Concha: The press are making themselves part of the story in Texas.
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow-The Five-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Fox & Friends video: in South Korea’s DMZ!
  • ‘Campaign Carl’ Cameron to head Londonderry Tales production team.
  • The Five video: America’s response to Harvey
  • Don Lemon: key facts to know.  ‘Hunt’ vs ‘hon’.  Any hits for Hayes?
  • Gardner: Messy CNN defamation lawsuit headed to Supreme Court?
  • Total panic‘ over Megyn’s morning debut after Sunday show ‘laid an egg’.
Aug 232017
 
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Hannity/Trump-Baier(11p)-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Fox News Specialists video: Trump rally ignites a
  • Joe & Mika ape Olby: Resign, Mr Trump!  Dick Morris resurfaces.
  • Katz: Coop top cable newser on the overpaid tv anchors/hosts list.
  • Lemon rant shows CNN a rancid echo chamber; Ana won’t back off.
  • Zurawik: After latest CNN town hall I hope I never see another one.
  • Videos: Tucker on an The Five on
  • CNN admits worst-kept secret ever: the press don’t like Trump.  More.
Aug 192017
 
  • MediaBuzz: Bannon; Bannon; mags, tv
  • Reliable Sources: Trump’s sanity; a terrible week; race reportage; Bannon.
  • Katz: Coop, Maddow, Shep, Lemon, et al named to distinguished list.
  • Flood: Joe S still dreams of being a rock star.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Impartial CNN anchor: Trump was a racist before Bannon came along.
  • Tucker video:  CNN tells CNN: great job grilling GOPer.
Aug 122017
 
  • MediaBuzz videos: nuclear Pence vs
  • Reliable Sources videos: Fact-checking; leaks; lawsuits; Bolling’s bluff?
  • ‘Journalist’ responds to Bolling’s lawsuit.  Jeffrey Lord: CNN caved.
  • Farhi: CNN hasn’t reported Lord’s firing on air.  Who will fill his role?
  • Q&A: Don Lemon.  ICN: Blonde journalism.   Sunday talkers: preview.
  • O’Reilly/CNN gig opposed by Media Matters but, surprise, no boycott!
  • Videos: for Vietnam vets; on Trump’s tough talk.
Jul 112017
 
Jun 282017
 
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Tucker Carlson-Hannity-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Out# video: Panel debates at WH briefing.
  • Eric Bolling makes book…and Trump’s tweet makes it take off.
  • Ellison: Can Megyn Kelly outpace her first-month ‘nightmare’?
  • Sally Kohn in a twitter spat.  Chaffetz to Fox, Stephens to MSNBC.
  • Concha: Will media learn from CNN’s mistakes? (Don’t bet on it.)
  • Goodwin: CNN has a bad case of Trump Derangement Syndrome.
  • Videos: and on CNN’s credibility crisis.
  • Smith: CNN caved on Russia story after threat of $100M libel suit.
  • Baragona: Why did Reliable Sources ignore CNN’s retracted story?
  • FTV Live: CNN has become a laughing stock; Jeff Zucker’s Mini-Me.
  • Farhi: CNN’s Russian story debacle came at the worst possible time.
  • Shepard: CNN needs to slow down after Russia story repercussions.
  • Folkenflik: CNN resignations a sign of ‘high stakes‘ in covering Trump.
  • Impartial CNN anchor calls for civil disobedience in the White House.
  • Alisyn sticks up (sort of) for Kellyanne.  Scarborough sticks up for CNN.
  • Somerby: Kushner vs Bernie…Rachel Maddow’s McCarthyism in action.
Jun 262017
 
  • Three journos involved in retracted CNN report have resigned.
  • Friday’s numbers: Tucker Carlson-Maddow-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Greer: Fair-weather liberals have had their fill of Megyn Kelly.
  • Megyn NBC ratings sink to new low.  Andrea Mitchell honored.
  • Hogue: ‘The band’ is back together; Heather’s new 5am partner?
  • Don Lemon at Sag Harbor High.   Oh, Joy: Russia…Russia…Russia
  • Hugh Hewitt MSNBC premiere gets hostile reception from the left.
  • Joe Scarborough releases anti-Trump mushroom cloud music video.
  • Videos: CNN retraction etc Monday
  • CNN tightens rules after retracting fake story;  Reliable Sources silent.
Jun 152017
 
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker Carlson-The Five 1-2-3.
  • CNN reporter refuses to correct false report: ‘Not playing your game’.
  • Play ball: FNC has special coverage of Congressional Baseball Game.
  • Somerby: All these pundits said there’s no way it’s true…only, it was.
  • Better than man bites dog: Anderson Cooper bites Anderson Cooper.
  • Fired CNN host angling for an Emmy nom.  Kaitlan Collins joins CNN.
  • CNN’s Zucker complains POTUS hasn’t done an interview with them.
  • Fox News exclusive investigative report triggers action from US Senate.
  • A Connecticut anchor in Fox & Friends’ studio.  Hardball gets a makeover.
  • Home & Family video: Harris Faulkner on with your kids.
May 112017
 
  • Video: on why 30 sources don’t guarantee truth.
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Maddow-Tucker Carlson-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Media critic Trump: ‘dumb’ Don Lemon, Chris Cuomo a ‘chained lunatic’.
  • Tucker Carlson video: on manic media going to DefCon One.
  • Ariens: Soledad and Grace set to resurface.  Somerby: Coop goes 7 on 1.
  • Rothstein: Sara Murray has uneasy reaction to Spicer wedding comment.
  • Legal woes complicate FNC CEO search.  21C earnings top expectations.
  • Parties mum on dismissal of lawsuit against CNN.  Cooper: Save MSNBC!
  • Bahamas flap involves Shillue, Levy, Evan Siegfried.  Q&A: Shepard Smith.

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Apr 042017
 
  • Monday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Rachel Maddow-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Sunday Showdown: MediaBuzz edges CNN Reliable.  Weekend numbers.
  • Videos: Tucker debates revelations and
  • Hemingway: CNN’s shameless hyper partisanship has made them ‘a joke’.
  • Impartial CNN anchor: Rice story is ‘fake scandal‘ from right-wing media.
  • Impartial CNN anchor:  I won’t ‘aid and abet‘ Trump by reporting on Rice.
  • Balan: CNN hypes death-worshipping cult while disparaging Catholicism.
  • Gardner: Discrimination lawsuits vs CNN and Fox News picking up steam.
  • Allegations are proof: Advertisers abandon The Factor.  Today’s O’Whine.
  • Fixation: 19 of 29 entries in latest Stelter newsletter are on FNC, O’Reilly.
  • Mahler: CNN’s ‘news’ is an unending series of in-studio dramatic conflicts.