NewsBusters Podcast: Censoring the Twitter Censorship Files

December 5th, 2022 11:21 PM

Elon Musk released internal documents to journalist Matt Taibbi revealing internal Twitter deliberations in 2020 over their harsh censorship of the New York Post and its scoops on the Hunter Biden laptop. The story broke on Friday night, and the networks did next to nothing. The newspapers piled scorn upon scorn, with the Washington Post arriving 24 hours later and The…

NewsBusters Podcast: Free Beacon vs. the Biden-Friendly Press

December 2nd, 2022 10:32 PM

The liberals would like to claim that conservative web sites don't report news, but that's not true at all. Washington Free Beacon executive editor Brent Scher explains how they report many stories the leftist press won't, how "fact checkers" have attacked them, and how the Biden administration doesn't usually return their phone calls.

NewsBusters Podcast: The US Hostage In Iran Rooted for Iran to Beat US

November 30th, 2022 10:34 PM

In a truly puzzling piece of clickbait, Washington Post columnist Jason Rezaian -- who reported from Tehran for the Post until he was taken hostage by Iran for 544 days -- proclaimed he was rooting for Iran to beat the USA in the World Cup soccer tournament....since it would keep the focus on Iran's dismal human-rights record. But Iranian dissidents were rooting for the USA! 

NewsBusters Podcast: Elon Musk vs. the 'Defamation' Censors

November 28th, 2022 10:57 PM

On MSNBC, Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt discussed how the Left should "get the reins" on Twitter and stop this Elon Musk "free speech" business. The leftist media line up with the "defamation" censors to pressure the social-media giants to punish conservatives.

NewsBusters Podcast: Non-Binary Murderer Ruins the Leftist Narrative

November 23rd, 2022 10:46 PM

The chorus of "I told you so" broke out after public defenders of the alleged mass shooter in Colorado explained their client was "non-binary" and used "they/them" pronouns. So much for the notion that Tucker Carlson and GOP politicians were somehow responsible for the violent crimes.

NewsBusters Podcast: The Left Sets a Death Trap on 'Trans Rights'

November 21st, 2022 10:37 PM

The horrid mass shooting at a Colorado nightclub is causing ladies at ABC's The View to say Jesus would be the grand marshal of a Gay Pride parade, and that conservative rhetoric and legislation against "trans rights" spurred these murders.

NewsBusters Podcast: 'Tis the Season to Adore the Obamas

November 18th, 2022 11:01 PM

Now that the election season is over, it's that special time on the political calendar when the Obamas come out of their mansion and bless their adoring media with the joy of their presence. Barack was selling a "Democracy Forum." Michelle has a new book out. 

NewsBusters Podcast: We've Lost All Patience with the Vote Counters

November 16th, 2022 10:36 PM

We're on the Wednesday a week after the Election Day, and the liberal media still won't proclaim the House is going Republican. As of Wednesday afternoon, they were still stuck on 217. Six of the nine outstanding races are in California, which has an obvious competence issue.

NewsBusters Podcast: White House Scribes and Their Diatribes to Biden

November 11th, 2022 10:40 PM

President Biden held a press conference  at the White House after the midterms, and some reporters unloaded diatribes about Biden's agenda being ruined and "affirmative action" taking a severe hit. CNN asked about the return of decency and civility, as if Biden or CNN was civil to Republicans on a daily basis.

NewsBusters Podcast: A Surprisingly Wave-Free Election Night

November 9th, 2022 9:47 PM

The historical averages suggested a "red wave" of some size in the 2022 midterms. But the media's Election Night routine was slightly blander when there was no obvious tilt toward Republicans, but instead a tilt toward all incumbents. We had no cries of "whitelash" or talk of voters throwing two-year-old temper tantrums.

NewsBusters Podcast: Jonathan Karl Beats His Breast on Oversight

November 7th, 2022 10:46 PM

ABC's Jonathan Karl pummeled Gov. Glenn Youngkin on Sunday with questions signaling his loathing of Republican plans to hold oversight hearings into the Bidens and perhaps prepare impeachments for Biden or his cabinet secretaries. They spent all of 2022 adoring Democrat investigations, and now they flip-flop!

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NewsBusters Podcast: Liberal Sore Losers on Abortions and Elections

November 4th, 2022 10:29 PM

The network medical dramas have sunk into melodramatic propaganda in the week before the elections, on both NBC's New Amsterdam and ABC's Grey's Anatomy. Both railed against the overturning of Roe v. Wade.  LIberals are such sore losers. In this episode, MRC staff offer some dramatic readings of some of our favorite sore-loser meltdowns from the liberal news and…

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NB Podcast: The Lib Media Using Pelosi Attack for Election Fodder

November 2nd, 2022 7:08 PM

On this episode of the NewsBusters Podcast, managing editor Curtis Houck and I discuss how the liberal media aren’t letting a good crisis go to waste as they use the heinous attack against Paul Pelosi (Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) husband as a prop to help Democratic chances in midterm elections.

NewsBusters Podcast: Leftist Twitter Meltdown, Google Suppresses GOP

October 31st, 2022 10:51 PM

Social-media networks are a hot topic going into the midterms. Leftists are losing their minds over Elon Musk's takeover of Twitter. On MSNBC, Lincoln Project adviser Tara Setmayer called Musk a "child," said he's "Immature," he has "daddy issues." She can't imagine why a single advertiser would stay.