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MSNBC's Wallace Crew Praises Cheneys and Rove for Their 1/6 Stance

January 7th, 2022 9:24 AM

The enemy of my enemy is my friend, per the ancient adage. And thus, for their condemnations of Donald Trump and the January 6th riot, Liz and Dick Cheney and Karl Rove have become the friends of the left. But for denizens of the liberal media, any praise of that trio— and in particular Dick Cheney and Rove—risks alienating their liberal base, which loathes them. And so it was that on…

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NBC's Lester Holt Plays Therapist With Speaker Pelosi In 1/6 Interview

January 7th, 2022 12:39 AM

NBC News has always been in the tank for the Democratic Party, and Thursday was no different. On NBC Nightly News during an exclusive interview with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on the topic of the anniversary of the January 6th Capitol Hill riots, Lester Holt gave her a fluffy softball interview.  

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CBS PANICS Over Michigan Enacting Voter ID Laws, Ending Vote By Mail

January 6th, 2022 9:14 PM

With 2022 being a midterm election year, and historical election precedent not being on their side, CBS decided to run a segment warning about Republicans in Michigan enacting voter identification laws as well as banning the Michigan secretary of state from sending vote by mail applications to registered voters unsolicited. 

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The Second Half: CBS/NBC Give Jan. 6 Over 80% Evening News Airtime

January 6th, 2022 8:48 PM

As NewsBusters documented Thursday morning, the anniversary of January 6 was their Super Bowl as the broadcast networks (ABC, CBS, and NBC) spent nearly 90-combined-minutes obsessing over the riot at the Capitol like their political careers depended on it. That infatuation cared over through half-time (to stick with the football nomenclature) to their evening newscasts where CBS and NBC each…

WashPost Touts Development of Algorithm to ‘Prevent Another Jan. 6’

January 6th, 2022 6:12 PM

Hysteria proclaiming Jan. 6, 2021, as a MAGA-fueled “insurrection” against “democracy” is strong as ever one year later. Government agencies, a university and nonprofits are all coming together to develop supposed “political violence”-predicting algorithms in response. That plan could prove seriously damaging to free speech online.

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INSANE: ABC Historian Compares Biden Speech to the Gettysburg Address

January 6th, 2022 4:51 PM

Continuing Thursday’s theme of news organizations allowing all nutty comparisons to fly on the anniversary of the January 6 riot, ABC News presidential historian Mark Updegrove proclaimed after President Biden’s “powerful” speech that it belonged alongside those from “FDR after Pearl Harbor,” “Lyndon Johnson after Selma,” “George W. Bush after 9/11,” and, most egregiously, Abraham Lincoln’s…

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Chuck Todd: ‘Lincoln’s Election Was More Accepted’ Than Biden’s

January 6th, 2022 4:43 PM

The cavalcade of leftist media idiocy regarding the one year anniversary of the January 6th Capitol Hill riot reached a new low on MSNBC Thursday afternoon as anchors Chuck Todd and Andrea Mitchell ridiculously wailed that current divisions in the country were worse than during the Civil War. Todd went so far as to utter the historically illiterate nonsense that “Lincoln’s election was more…

NYTimes Makes Hay of Jan. 6 Anniversary, Shuns Comparison to BLM Riots

January 6th, 2022 2:54 PM

The New York Times is making hay during the intense Democratic politicization of the one-year anniversary of the violent Capitol Hill riots of January 6, 2021, which an online headline called “the worst American attack in democracy in centuries.” Times fact-checker Linda Qiu assured readers the Black Lives Matter riots weren’t nearly so violent as the Capitol Hill assault,…

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MSNBC 'Historian' Equates Jan. 6 to the 'Holocaust' and Video of Camps

January 6th, 2022 2:39 PM

One of the major rules of politics is don’t compare anything to the Holocaust because you look like a fool. And that’s exactly what MSNBC’s far-left “historian” Douglas Brinkley did during Thursday’s January 6 festivities on Craig Melvin Reports. And not only did he compare the riot at the Capitol to the systematic killing of 6 million Jews, but he also declared America in a “neo-…

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Todd: Biden Screed Not Partisan, ‘Pro-Democracy’ & ‘Pro-America’

January 6th, 2022 1:53 PM

During NBC News special coverage of President Biden’s divisive speech using the anniversary of the January 6 Capitol Hill riot to attack Republicans, Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd absurdly claimed the screed was not partisan “if you’re pro-democracy and pro-America.” He also predictably hailed the address as Biden at his “best.”

It’s Their Super Bowl: Networks Go ALL OUT With 90 Mins on January 6

January 6th, 2022 12:42 PM

On Thursday, it was the liberal media’s Super Bowl and on the first anniversary of the January 6, 2021 attack and riot at the U.S. Capitol as, according to a NewsBusters analysis of the major broadcast network morning newscasts, ABC’s Good Morning America, CBS Mornings, and NBC’s Today spent roughly 90 minutes dissecting, obsessing over, and painting the 75 million-…

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Top 4 Moments of CBS Lamenting Media Mistrust, Blaming the Voters

January 6th, 2022 12:30 PM

On the one year anniversary of the violent January 6, 2021 attack on Congress, CBS Mornings hosts spewed Democratic talking points as they attempted to pretend that only one party has election deniers. The network that cheered election denier Stacey Abrams, the show that regularly trashes conservatives, now wants to know why Americans don’t trust the press.

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VIDEO: Media Cynics Are Helping Dems Use Jan 6 to Federalize Elections

January 6th, 2022 9:00 AM

After obsessing over the January 6 Capitol riot for the past year, the media are now using its one-year anniversary to advocate for unprecedented, sweeping election reforms. Democrats would have been foolish not to make political hay out of the January 6 anniversary, and so they've decided to wield it as a justification for federalizing America's elections. Naturally, their friends in the…

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CNN Reporter Touts 'Benefits' of 1/6 Committee Exposing Fox News

January 5th, 2022 11:05 PM

At 2 pm on Wednesday, CNN's "Citizen" project live-streamed a panel discussion with four of its journalists on the top "Lessons of the Insurrection: Where Are We Now?" Dana Bash read a question from a viewer about how to protect democracy, and reporter Alex Marquardt touted that "one of the many benefits" of the 1/6 committee was how they exposed Fox News as Trump collaborators.