No Objection on MSNBC as Guest Rants: GOP Wants ‘Americans Murdered'
April 19th, 2021 10:04 AM
The media has decided once again to fall in line with the Democrats’ gun agenda. Demonstrating the media’s parroting of Democratic talking points about guns, on Sunday afternoon’s Alex Witt Reports MSNBC host Alex Witt collaborated with Representative Ruben Gallego (D-AZ) to push for gun control. Witt indulged in some gaslighting by claiming that Democrats are not trying to implement…
CBS’s Brennan Tangles with Sanders Over Guns on Sandy Hook Anniversary
December 14th, 2017 6:04 PM
Without CNN’s Jim Acosta in the room, Thursday’s White House press briefing featured a more civil tone and traditional sparring sessions such as CBS’s Margaret Brennan grilling Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders about gun control on the fifth anniversary of the horrific Sandy Hook massacre. Sanders’s answers didn’t sit well with some liberal journalists, so it…
MSNBC Lets Blumenthal Call Congress 'Complicit' in Shootings
December 14th, 2017 5:38 PM
On Thursday's MSNBC Live, host Craig Melvin invited Connecticut Democratic Senator Richard Blumenthal to complain about Congress not passing new gun laws since the Sandy Hook school shootings five years ago. The Democratic Senator was like a broken record as he complained that Congress had been "complicit" in shootings, and took aim at the NRA.
Brokaw Frets About ‘Threats’ of Conspiracy Theorists, Not Leftists
June 19th, 2017 12:58 PM
After Wednesday’s attempted murder of Republican congressmen, their staffs, and a protective detail by a far-left activist, NBC’s Tom Brokaw went in the opposite direction, lecturing views on Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly about how America faces the “common threats” of conspiracy theorists like 9/11 truther Alex Jones.
Katie Couric Goes 'Under the Gun' to Blast Firearms in New Documentary
May 10th, 2016 6:51 PM
Former ABC, CBS and NBC anchor Katie Couric takes on the National Rifle Association and other Second Amendment supporters in a new film entitled Under the Gun, which will debut at 8 p.m. on Sunday, May 15, on the Epix pay cable channel.
Currently an anchor for Yahoo! Google News, Couric is an executive producer and narrator of the documentary, which -- according to the movie's website --…
Halperin: ‘I Am Touched’ by Obama’s Tears on Guns; 'Proud' He Did It
January 5th, 2016 8:42 PM
Offering his thoughts on Tuesday’s With All Due Respect concerning President Obama announcing his executive actions on gun control, Bloomberg TV/MSNBC analyst Mark Halperin declared that he was “touched by” the President’s tears and was “proud of his ability to show” his emotions on something that’s “a national crisis that needs to be addressed.…
CBS, NBC Use Newtown Anniversary to Lament Lack of Gun Control
December 14th, 2015 11:53 PM
With Monday marking the third anniversary of the horrifying murders of 20 children and their teachers in Newtown, Connecticut, the CBS Evening News and NBC Nightly News used the somber occasion to lament the lack of gun control passed by the GOP Congress and compared the need for gun control to seat belts and passing a driving test to obtain a driver’s license.
Out of Control: Nets Ooze ‘Emotional’ Hillary 'on Fire Today' on Trail
October 5th, 2015 8:58 PM
The “big three” of ABC, CBS, and NBC pulled out all the stops on Monday night to carry water for 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, proclaiming that she’s “on fire” with “new wind in her sails” as she “unveil[ed] a tough new stance on gun control” and came “out swinging today at the Benghazi Committee.”
CBS Pushes Retrospective of Obama’s ‘Evolving Anger’ on Gun Control
October 2nd, 2015 1:04 PM
Friday’s CBS This Morning offered extensive coverage of the deadly shooting on Thursday at a community college in Roseburg, Oregon, but one of the segments took a broader, sappy look at pushing gun control through the lens of President Obama’s “evolving anger” on the inability to pass gun control measures through Congress where he’s found “little” of any…
Surprise: CBS Reporter Pushes Back on Lawyer in Bushmaster Lawsuit
December 16th, 2014 12:24 AM
On Monday night, ABC and CBS covered the news that families of ten people who lost their lives in the deadly school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in 2012 were filing a lawsuit against gun manufacturer Bushmaster as it was maker of the rifle used by Adam Lanza in his horrific rampage.
ABC’s World News Tonight with David Muir mentioned it in a news brief while CBS Evening…
Rachel Maddow: Chris Christie 'Calling Out the Parents of Murdered Kid
July 8th, 2014 2:10 PM
On Tuesday, continuing MSNBC’s obsession with Chris Christie, Rachel Maddow attacked the Republican New Jersey governor for his position on guns. Christie recently vetoed a bill that would have reduced the number of bullets in a gun magazine from 15 to 10, much to the chagrin of The Rachel Maddow Show host.
Maddow rejected Christie’s argument that the measure could…
MSNBC's Harris-Perry: 'We Want to Politicize' Newtown, Calls for Paren
June 12th, 2013 12:54 PM
Governor Dan Malloy (D-Conn.) recently signed a bill preventing photos and videos of the Sandy Hook shooting victims from being released to the public. The bill had broad support from the victims’s families, and was the subject of a petition on change.org that gained over 100,000 signatures.
But MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry and her Sunday panel’s desire for gun control…
Guilt By Association: Chris Matthews Links Ted Cruz in Story on 'Sandy
March 18th, 2013 6:22 PM
Chris Matthews on Monday offensively connected Senator Ted Cruz with the actions of disturbed conspiracy theorists who believe the Sandy Hook massacre was a government plot. Talking to Connecticut Governor Daniel Malloy, the Hardball host lectured, "While the world has viewed last December's massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary school as an unspeakable tragedy, some gun rights…
Pittsburgh City Councilman Tells Maddow That School Violence 'Doesn't
December 23rd, 2012 5:00 PM
Looks like someone hasn't been paying attention during the "national conversation" since Dec. 14.
Pittsburgh City Councilman "Ricky" Burgess appeared on "The Rachel Maddow Show" Friday night and said something unusually stupid even for MSNBC. (video clip after page break)