[See NewsBusters for more.] Liberal MSNBC anchor Ed Schultz on Tuesday predictably went on the offensive, dismissing interest in Hillary Clinton's e-mail scandal as nothing more than a "Benghazi witch hunt part 2." He introduced a segment on the topic by explaining that, as Secretary of State, Clinton used a personal e-mail account.
On the 4 March 2015 edition of CNN's New Day, Chris Cuomo likened traditional marriage legislation to legalizing slavery as he interviewed Dr. Ben Carson. When the conservative personality suggested, on the issue of same-sex "marriage," that "civil issues of that nature should be determined at the state level," Cuomo retorted, "What if people of a state vote for a law...that winds up infringing on the rights of a minority – like happened very often with slavery; like, many would argue, is happening now with people who are gay?"
Video cross-posted here at NewsBusters. On Tuesday night, late-night comedian Conan O’Brien poked fun at Hillary Clinton following the revelation that while she was Secretary of State she conducted all government business using a personal private email account.
[See NewsBusters for more.] The hosts of CBS This Morning on Wednesday hyped a Comedy Central sketch dismissing Republican supporters of Benjamin Netanyahu as "racist." The journalists played a clip of the Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore in which the anchor mocked the GOP: "You made Netanyahu come all the way over here just to embarrass Obama?" The sketch then included a fake ad portaying the Israeli prime minister as available for hire: "If you hate you
Video cross-posted here at NewsBusters. On Tuesday night, the Daily Show’s Jon Stewart used his broadcast to mock Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress and resorted to making a crude joke to criticize his appearance.
Read more at NewsBusters | Hardball host Chris Matthews just doesn't get why Hillary Clinton's email scandal is all that big a deal.
During a segment with former Obama campaign strategist Jim Axelrod and former RNC chair Michael Steele, Matthews compared sending official government correspondence by personal email with getting tied into knots about using a government pen at home.
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On Tuesday night, the “big three” of ABC, CBS, and NBC continued to report on the latest scandal involving possible 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton over her exclusive use of a private email account while she was Secretary of State in what may have been a violation of federal law.