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.

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Jul 292017
 
  • MediaBuzz videos: at White House;
  • Reliable Sources videos: Risky Fox strategy; unfit Trump; Alisyn Camerota.
  • Sean Spicer taking meetings with all the big tv outlets…except for one.
  • Rutz: CNN admits to using unreliable sources.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Grynbaum: Camerota skewers cable news and politics in her new novel.
  • Video: Tucker debates activist who opposes
  • MSNBC’s ‘move to the center’ stopped in its tracks.  Ari likes The Fugees.
  • Impartial CNN plagiarist: America ‘becoming irrelevant‘ under evil Trump.
Jul 272017
 
  • Wednesday numbers: Rachel Maddow-Tucker Carlson-O’Donnell 1-2-3.
  • Kennedy video: about being the victim of an assault.
  • O’Reilly and Holly are growing close.  Joe Concha slams MSM cover-up.
  • Fox & Friends ad talk triggers Trump tweet.  Kasie Hunt to host weekends.
  • ‘O.J.’ is headed to CNN.  Alisyn Camerota makes book.  Greta finds work.
  • Maria Bartiromo named a top influencer.  CNN wants airport tvs counted.
  • Joe Scarborough moonlighting.  ICN: How does CNN corporate view HLN?
  • CNN producer admits ‘automatic bias‘.  Plagiarist to explain Why Trump Won.
  • Videos: in the US; the
Jul 222017
 
  • MediaBuzz videos: Enter focus
  • Reliable Sources videos: Stelter debates Kellyanne; cameras coming back?
  • The remarkable turnaround of Trump enthusiast Joe Scarborough.
  • CNN announces who they’re not hiring.  CNN drone surveillance OK’d.
  • Profile: Kat Timpf…libertarianism plus laughs.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Ant Man inspired Jake Tapper to lose weight.    Melber tries to save 6pm.
  • Video: Tucker and Prof Turley of the Trump White House.
Jul 212017
 
Jul 202017
 
Jul 182017
 
  • Monday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow, O’Donnell, Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Somerby: Coop’s con…shady editing turns ‘true’ into ‘flat-out false’!
  • Somerby: Phony facts, fuzzy math…Maddow plays another ugly con.
  • Multiple cable newsers named to top 25 millennial broadcasters list.
  • New FNC sales chief brings new priorities.  FBNers go Triathlonning.
  • Hunter: How Tucker Carlson is opening up the foreign policy debate.
  • Today’s prediction that a competitor to Fox News is all but imminent.
  • Sunday showdown: MediaBuzz tops CNN Reliable. Weekend numbers.
  • The Five video: Greg Gutfeld on the media’s political
Jul 152017
 
  • MediaBuzz videos: Junior
  • Reliable Sources: Watergate lessons; reporters threatened; blame Fox!
  • Video: Gregg Jarrett and legal panel talk
  • Scarry: Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, and the ‘victimized’ media.
  • Alisyn Camerota: The CNN producers make me do all that Russia stuff.
  • Mills: Tucker goes to war against ‘the neocons’.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Beinart: ‘Intellectually interesting’ Tucker doing something extraordinary.
  • Tucker video: Michael Caputo on a ‘fishing expedition’ that
Jul 122017
 
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow-Sean Hannity-O’Donnell 1-2-3.
  • Behind the scenes at the most influential morning show in America.
  • Erik Wemple calls Fox & Friends a ‘planetary threat’, wants it ‘killed’.
  • Hogue: Did Chris Cuomo admit CNN has decided to go anti-Trump?
  • Still waiting for Acosta’s correction.  Is Jim having some bad hair days?
  • Alisyn Camerota quits twitter.  Q&A: Eric Bolling talks swamp-draining.
  • Late Show videos: Joe & Mika with Colbert
  • Tucker video: Robust Putin debate with Lt Col Ralph Peters
Jul 072017
 
  • Thursday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Tucker Carlson-The Five-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Outnumbered video: Democrats compare Trump
  • Greta not ready to leave tv, will consider all offers that come her way.
  • Greenwald: Maddow’s document ‘scoop’ may be less than advertised.
  • The CNN Limbo: Network falls out of top ten, is losing to Nick at Nite.
  • Grant: CNN/Trump feud seen as a ‘wild card’ in ATT/Time-Warner deal.
  • CNN host wants to ‘out’ more people.   Fox News/Charter beef resolved.
  • Grove: CNNers ‘fear for their safety‘ over attacks by Trump or his trolls.
  • Wemple:  CNN staffer who resigned now says he’s ‘baffled’ why he did so.
  • Battaglio: FBN suspends Charles Payne in wake of harassment complaint.
  • Videos: on CNN’s mess; on life outside the bubble.
Jul 062017
 
  • July 4th numbers: America’s Newsroom-The Five-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • Changing times: Fox Business beats CNBC in the weekly key demo.
  • Oops: CNN hits Trump for ‘fake news’…only it wasn’t fake. Katy too.
  • Monday’s numbers: Maddow-Tucker Carlson-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Rothstein: CNN ‘reeling’ after several staffers’ personal info leaked.
  • Turley: CNN acting like a media censor and menace to the free press.
  • Zucker play:  CNN honcho says Trump is bullying them with his tweets.
  • Oremus: CNN ‘turned heel‘, now looks foolish, self-righteous, and petty.
  • FTV: CNN has lost all respect; it’s time for Jeff to get the Zuck out of there.
  • Greenwald: CNN more like creepy censorship and bullying than journalism.
  • Videos: on CNN’s ‘blackmail’ flap.
Jul 032017
 
  • Videos: Tucker with The Five on
  • Audio Q&A: Harris Faulkner on journalism, relevance, and more.
  • Out# video: The panel debates — what else? — 
  • F&F videos: Anna Kooiman on the USS N Carolina
  • Kelly Wright has a new album…and it’s nothing like Joe Scarborough’s.
  • Hanson-Firestone: Greta’s top five MSNBC moments.  Greta makes book.
  • 16 Morning Joe Trump insults that got personal, from ‘schmuck’ to ‘jackass’.
  • Concha: CNN’s reaction to ‘wrestling’ tweet plays right into Trump’s hands.
  • Stelter: Trump’s tweet ‘scary…dangerous’.   Betsy watched Reliable Sources.
  • CNN tattled on Trump to twitter, invoked ‘hateful’ rule. Berman: CNN caved.
Jun 302017
 
  • Thursday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Flood: How Specialists emerged as the potent youthful face of FNC.
  • CNN producer caught on camera: voters are ‘stupid’, Trump ‘crazy’.
  • McCall: Self-inflicted problems earned CNN its spot on the griddle.
  • Video: Bernard Goldberg says both sides need to
  • Videos: Tucker Carlson on The Five on
  • New Tantaros conspiracy theory claims Nomiki Konst is in on the plot.
  • Alex Pappas to FNC.  Tapper honored.  Will AT&T ‘neutralize‘ Zucker?
  • Smith: Joe & Mika may delay vacay to sling more ‘bad blood’ at Trump.
  • Stay classy MSNBC: Greta’s tweet that she’s fired is ‘liked’ by Joy Reid.
  • Erik Wemple kicks Greta while she’s down, calls her firing ‘good news’.
  • DePaolo: MSNBC’s silent dismissal of Greta van Susteren was insulting.
  • Spargo: Greta fired while prepping to go live on air.  Q&A: Bret Stephens.
  • Concha: Regardless of what lies ahead, Greta leaves an impressive legacy.
  • Flashback: Ari Melber, the opinionizer-anchor-opinionizer replacing Greta.
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 272017
 
  • Monday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-The Five-Rachel Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Q2 cable news program ranker: Fox News holds 14 of top 20 slots.
  • Q2 biznet shake-up: CNBC dips to 20-year low as FBN surges 47%.
  • Q2 numbers: FNC dominates cable news for 62nd month in a row.
  • Q2: Fox News tops all cable nets; MSNBCCNN show improvement.
  • MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle snags a $7.5 million Upper East Side crib.
  • Kansas man arrested for stalking Joanne Nosuchinsky at her NYC pad.
  • CNN producer caught on tape: the Russia coverage is ‘mostly bullish!t‘.
  • Turley: Travel ban ruling should force the media to examine themselves.
  • The Late Show video:  talks Mean Dads with Stephen Colbert.
  • Jim Acosta: I’m ‘blackballed‘.   Soldier’s mom rips CNN’s ‘twisted’ reality.
  • Videos: Sharyl Attkisson on the origins of
  • Sunday showdown: MediaBuzz beats Reliable Sources.  Weekend numbers.