Dec 142017
 

  • The Five video: holds the tax cut hostage.
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Maddow-Tucker-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • CNN ‘end of the internet‘ headline triggers twitter ridicule.
  • Tucker guest suspended from Canadian tv, now flat-out fired.
  • Deal raises anti-trust issues.  New Fox not rejoining News Corp.
  • Sale of the Century! Disney deal with 21C Fox a ‘game changer‘.
  • Ariens: Never mind Kramer vs Kramer…now it’s Kelly vs Kelly.
  • Ridiculist: Mockery greets CNN secret gym hacker tweet theory.
  • Q&A: Shepard Smith;  Nima Elbagir; advice from Mika Brzezinski.
  • What made CNN pundit Angela Rye scream with delight…on air!?
  • Tucker videos: Mueller team; analyzes.
  • CNN show host tells all: paid off victim to settle harassment claim.
  • Video: with Stephen Colbert.  NBC News investigates itself.

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Dec 122017
 

  • The Five video: NYC bomber’s family.
  • Monday’s numbers: Maddow-Hannity- Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • FNC tops all cable in 2017, ‘miles ahead’ of cable news rivals.
  • Out# video: Did POTUS tweet to Gillibrand?
  • Disney/21CF deal appears to be imminent.   Weekend numbers.
  • Instead of selling CNN, AT&T could dump TBS, TNT, or DirecTV.
  • Hill: The look and sound of FNC’s ‘We Own Mornings’ campaign.
  • As Megyn milks MeToo wave, critics slam her wardrobe choices.
  • Ingraham videos: and on media screwups.
  • Somerby: You’re being conned by a weird, ‘oogy’ corporate clown.

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Dec 092017
 

  • MediaBuzz videos: CNN blunder; Franken spin; Trump attacked.
  • Reliable Sources: Mistakes promote trust; Trump’s tv; Fox is evil.
  • Greenwald: After humiliating debacle, media refuse transparency.
  • Stelter fact-checks Trump, triggers twitter blowback.  Today’s oops.
  • CNN in damage control after false report.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Hemingway: 16 questions for CNN about its ‘fake news’ bombshell.
  • CNN’s fiasco: New ammo for Trump; colossal frack-up; self-inflicted.
  • Kacala: GLAAD targets Megyn Kelly.  Amy & Bret Baier make the List.
  • Talent agency for Maddow and Hayes sold to equity investment firm.
  • Video: his Andrew Jackson special Hero Under Fire.

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Dec 052017
 

  • The Five video: The real collusion was with
  • Monday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Rachel Maddow-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • Talks have James Murdoch as Disney chief if Fox deal succeeds.
  • Outnumbered video: roil Alabama election.
  • Will MSNBC punish Joy Reid?   Update: The hypocrisy is ‘bizarre’.
  • Somerby exposes the smarmy hypocrisy of Lawrence O’Donnell.
  • Tucker Carlson video: Does the FBI consider itself
  • Ratings for Megyn’s Today hour hit lowest level in over a decade.
  • Fox’s correction notes MSNBC’s two minutes of Steinle coverage.
  • Did alt-right con MSNBC into firing Sam Seder?  Weekend numbers.

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Dec 042017
 

  • The Five video: The panel gives its take on
  • Sam Seder fired over Polanski tweet. Amanpour replaces Rose.
  • First on J$P: Gillian Turner named an FNC correspondent; more.
  • Friday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow-O’Donnell-Chris Hayes 1-2-3.
  • Video: Judith and Joe scrutinize the
  • NextRev videos: The secret Congress
  • Samantha Bee’s staff gets chilly reception at Megyn Kelly’s show.
  • David Asman remembers his late father Robert.  Today’s lawsuit.
  • Greg Gutfeld in a twitter spat.  Disney still sniffing around 21C Fox.
  • Apologies: Joy Reid for old anti-gay posts; Geraldo for 1990 memoir.
  • Q&A: Chris Matthews makes book; Tucker Carlson on harassment etc.

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Dec 012017
 

  • Thursday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • The Five video:  The panel’s take on the
  • Despite CNN lobbying, (MS)NBC will not boycott WH party.
  • Tucker sells $2M home, moves into $4M hacienda a mile away.
  • NBC insider: Jeff Zucker ‘got the complaints‘ about Matt Lauer.
  • Flood: What did CNN’s Zucker know about Lauer’s sordid past?
  • Megyn’s audacious proposal tests NBC’s claims to transparency.
  • Bourdain’s Seattle episode covered porn, cut sexual harassment.
  • Video: Melissa Francis says at tv networks.
  • White House invites CNN techs to party the newsers won’t attend.

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Nov 302017
 

  • The Five video: Are in any legal jeopardy?
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Hannity-Maddow-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Out# video: Hush funds, Conyers, Pelosi, and
  • Jeff Zucker plays Sgt Schultz: ‘I didn’t know…not even a whisper.’
  • Tapper’s producer fired over ‘behavior’; Griffin’s cryptic warning.
  • Off the reservation? Geraldo taken to woodshed, issues apology.
  • Megyn invites Lauer, accusers; staffers ‘outraged’ at ‘smug’ Kelly.
  • Goldberg: Lauer, Fox News, and tribalism in the press. Q&A: Tucker.
  • Tucker video: Tammy Bruce, Joe Concha
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker Carlson-Rachel Maddow.
  • Murdoch: We’d never purchase CNN.  Frivolous lawsuit turns testy.
  • Lean Forward: MSNBC contributor tweets ‘support’ for child rape?!
  • ‘Eight days of hell’: Mystery ailment nearly kills Anna Kooiman’s dog.

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Nov 292017
 

  • The Five video: The panel takes on the
  • Wemple questions Tucker: a ‘tortuous’ ‘insult-laden’ encounter.
  • Megyn Kelly makes intense speech about Lauer, NBC, and Fox.
  • Fox & Friends video: Congratulations Abby Huntsman…
  • AT&T pledges CNN will never ‘go dark’ if merger deal approved.
  • Ingraham Angle video: A in covering First Ladies?
  • November numbers: FNC tops cable;  MSNBC grows;  CNN third.
  • Monday’s numbers: Maddow-Tucker Carlson-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Trump’s free advice for MSNBC: Fire Andy Lack and Scarborough!
  • CNN map: Israel is an Arab state; flashback: CNN map omits Israel.
  • Fearless CNN to boycott White House Christmas Party over tweets.
  • HLN sets impeachment special; Monica Lewinsky suggests new title.
  • What’s next for Thomas Roberts?  Swells gather for Greta book bash.

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Nov 212017
 

Nov 092017
 

Nov 082017
 

  • Video: The Five‘s take on FNC gets Gorka.
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Hannity-Maddow-Tucker/O’Donnell 1-2-3.
  • Justice Dept: Time Warner must sell off CNN to get merger OK.
  • Video: Tucker expose lies journalists tell.
  • Bill Hemmer avoids opinion, but defends FNC’s prime time hosts.
  • Video: Megyn leaves guest speechless.
  • Impartial MSNBC anchor arguing for gun control gets facts wrong.
  • Election night 2016 retrospective: Bret Baier, Lord, Kornacki, et al.
  • Time Warner merger deal rated ‘uncertain’ as Justice Dept ponders.
  • CNN avoids Menendez corruption trial.  Will you pay for ‘fake news’?
Nov 062017
 

Nov 032017
 
  • The Five video: Panel looks at the DoJ and
  • Thursday’s numbers: Hannity-Tucker Carlson-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Sean Hannity is inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame.
  • MSNBC pundit hits Trump over death penalty…but there’s a catch.
  • Q&A: Brian Kilmeade opens up about Megyn, Gretchen, Trump, etc.
  • For Time Warner merger deal to close, they may have to sell off CNN.
  • Borchers: Fox News reinvents the exit poll.  Video Q&A: Chris Wallace.
  • Video: Gregg Jarrett on of the ‘rigged’ Dem primary.
  • CNN unveils shopping guide, refreshes store.  Corn leaned too forward.
Oct 312017
 
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.