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NPR Tiptoes with Staunch Atheist: ‘Religion,’ Not Islam, Plays a Role In Modern Terrorism

On Saturday morning’s Weekend Edition, in the wake of the despicable bombing of the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, NPR host Scott Simon welcomed staunch atheist Richard Dawkins, author of (most notably) The God Delusion, to discuss the role of “religion” in terrorism. Simon tiptoed around singling out one particular religion as the most […]

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CNN Reporter Admits: We Report from Progressive ‘Arc of History’ As Defined by Obama, Hillary

Soopermexican at The Right Scoop caught an amazing admission in the midnight hour on Friday morning, as CNN was beginning to mourn another Democratic loss in a special election for the House of Representatives. Media reporter Dylan Byers lamented that voters in Montana weren’t even really paying attention to their incessant coverage of GOP candidate […]

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Bozell & Graham Column: Al Franken Is ‘Sick,’ All Right

Al Franken has a new book out humbly titled Al Franken, Giant of the Senate. On that same level of attempted humor, his author’s biography states he received “his doctorate in right-wing megalomania studies from Trump University.” Stay classy, Sen. Franken. Sycophantic press profiles of Franken express admiration for the “former comedian” as if the […]

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CNN, MSNBC Give Half-Hour to Hillary Speech, Nothing to Mike Pence Speech at Naval Academy

Liberal bloggers love to mock the news judgment of Fox News, but CNN and MSNBC were truly displaying their affinity for Hillary Clinton on Friday by giving more than a half-hour of live coverage to her commencement speech at Wellesley College, her alma mater. In the previous hour, Vice President Mike Pence addressed graduates of the U.S. Naval […]

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Bozell & Graham Column: Roger Ailes Ruined Monica Lewinsky?

It was big news when Roger Ailes died. Everyone in his industry acknowledged that a serious, even transcendent force in American media and politics had passed away. Without Fox News over these last 20 years, the shape of American politics would be far different. A heretofore unanimously liberal media suddenly had a counter-weight, and much […]

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NY Times Protects Obama’s Phony Memoir, But Mocks Sasse for His ‘Phony Adversity’

Sunday’s New York Times Book Review displayed the newspaper’s liberal tilt in two book reviews, side by side. On the left, Times editorialist Brent Staples lined up for another review lashing into David Garrow’s Rising Star and defending Barack Obama and his highly fictional memoir Dreams from My Father. “Barack Obama vexed his biographers by beating them to his […]

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WashPost Reviles Steve Bannon’s ‘Extreme Sentiment’ Identifying the Press As the ‘Opposition Party’

Sunday’s Washington Post Magazine carried a cover story by Steven Levingston wrote about presidents mastering the “new media” of their time, or how Trump’s mastery of Twitter compares to John F. Kennedy’s mastery of television. But Levingston can’t help but succumb to the liberal temptation to compare Kennedy’s chumminess with a [shhh, liberal] press to Trump’s “war […]

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MRC’s Tim Graham Decries Media as ‘Stenographers to Anonymous Power’ Against Trump

NewsBusters executive editor Tim Graham appeared Friday night at the start of Fox’s Tucker Carlson Tonight to discuss the media’s dramatic anti-Trump bias, recently documented in a study by Harvard’s Shorenstein Center, especially the bias against any federal crackdown on illegal immigration. There’s a presumption of racism and Islamophobia as the basis for Trump’s policies.

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WashPost Puts Robert E. Lee Statue Removal on Page One…But Lenin Statue in Seattle Is Quirky

The Washington Post put Democratic scandal – former Rep. Anthony Weiner pleading guilty to “sexting” a 15-year-old girl — over on page A-3 on Saturday. On the front was a story to make Democrats feel righteous. The headline was “New Orleans removes Confederacy monuments.” Post reporter Janell Ross wasn’t trying to hide her feelings about […]

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