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'Merry Freaking Christmas': CNN Anchor's Hot Take on Trump Pardons

December 24th, 2020 8:42 AM

On CNN's New Day this morning, co-host John Berman felt free to say: "Merry Freaking Christmas." Berman did so for the purpose of scoring a cheap political point about Trump pardons. His notion was that, given the continuing wrangling over the Covid relief package, the unemployed and members of the armed services are unsure of when their relief or pay raises will be coming. But for…

Networks That Touted Tom DeLay’s 2010 Conviction Now Silent About Hi

September 20th, 2013 11:28 AM
Back in 2010, when ex-House Majority Leader Tom DeLay was convicted on money laundering charges related to campaign fundraising, all three network morning and evening news shows made sure to tell their viewers. But last night and this morning, after an appeals court overturned that verdict and completely acquitted DeLay of those charges, none of the broadcast networks bothered to even mentioned…

Pentagon Rescinds Franklin Graham’s Invitation, Al Sharpton is Welco

April 23rd, 2010 10:21 AM
The Pentagon rescinded the invitation of evangelist Franklin Graham to speak at its May 6 National Day of Prayer event because of complaints about his previous comments about Islam. The Military Religious Freedom Foundation expressed its concern over Graham's involvement with the event in an April 19 letter sent to Secretary of Defense Robert Gates. MRFF's complaint about Graham, the son of…

Texas High Court Dismisses Charge Against DeLay, Big Three Ignore It

June 28th, 2007 12:37 AM
After immediately jumping on the news that then-House majority leader Tom DeLay was indicted by a Democratic Texas prosecutor, the big three networks refused to mention the Wednesday news that the Texas supreme court has approved the dismissal of one of the charges against him.The charges were originally dismissed by a lower court judge (an event which the big three just barely covered) who…

Tom DeLay Calls For Conservatives to Take Down Rosie O’Donnell

April 14th, 2007 10:31 AM
This is waaaaay too funny, folks, and requires all combustibles, potables, and sharp objects to be properly stowed before proceeding. In response to the recent brouhaha concerning Don Imus and the Rutgers women’s basketball team, former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay has called on “conservatives to use the available media (radio talk shows, blogs, letters to the editor) to protest and demand…

Tom DeLay Hammers Meredith Vieira

March 20th, 2007 5:33 PM

Flashback: Study -- Keith Olbermann Finds 174 Bad Conservatives, Only

February 15th, 2007 4:43 PM

Media Myth Debunked: WaPo Exposes Murtha's Democrat Culture of Corrupt

December 25th, 2006 12:58 PM
For months before Election Day, Americans were brainwashed by the media concerning a Republican “culture of corruption,” and the need for the Democrats to clean it all up. Unfortunately, in the middle of this web of lies, the press chose to ignore the misdeeds of any politician with a “D” next to his or her name. Now that the elections are over, and the press got the result they wanted, exposés…

MSM Can't Bring Themselves to Say Democrat Extremists

November 16th, 2006 9:07 AM

CNN Anchor Snidely Asks Tom DeLay: ‘Think Karl Rove is Still a Geniu

November 8th, 2006 12:45 PM
CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien talked with former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay on Wednesday and displayed a snide attitude over the Republicans’ midterm losses. She even tried to goad DeLay into bashing Karl Rove: O’Brien: "Think Karl Rove is still a genius?"Delay: "Oh, yes. Just because you lose one ball game doesn't remove your genius." O’Brien: "Really, you think that -- this is kind of a big…

ABC's Tapper Scrutinizes GOP Scandals, But How About Harry

October 20th, 2006 10:53 AM
Who is Jake Tapper? He was the chief political correspondent for the lefty His book about the 2000 campaign, Down and Dirty: The Plot to Steal the Presidency, was so biased against Bush that even fellow liberal Jonathan Alter panned it.Tapper now patrols the political beat for ABC. But his lopsided report on congressional scandals on this morning's GMA reveals that he has lost none…

Shrum So Shrill, Even Chris Cringes

June 28th, 2006 9:47 PM

NYT Double Standard: 'Combative' Tom DeLay vs. 'Impassioned' Jim Wrigh

June 9th, 2006 11:15 AM

Washington Post's Perl: "I See DeLay as a Somewhat Pathetic Figure

April 8th, 2006 8:49 PM