MSNBC's Hayes Mocks Fox News Pushing 'Toxicity' with Canadian Protest
February 11th, 2022 4:32 PM
On Thursday's All In, MSNBC host Chris Hayes mocked the Fox News Channel for promoting Tea Party rallies in 2009, and then he compared that to promotional coverage of the Canadian Freedom Convoy. His guest was Canadian journalist Stephen Marche, who dismissed the entire protest as an American-imported fraud. In 2011, Marche wrote a syrupy and sickening valentine to Barack…
Tavis Smiley Serially Excuses 'Disaffected Black Men' Like Gavin Long
July 22nd, 2016 11:01 PM
Early this week, in an MSNBC interview, Tavis Smiley said that there's far too much attention being paid to "cop killers" and not enough to "killer cops."
Then, in a Tuesday USA Today column, he cast his sympathetic lot with Gavin Long, who killed three Baton Rouge police offices on Sunday before a police sharpshooter killed him. Smiley told readers that we should "…
‘Lost’ Star and Other Lefty Celebrities Protest ‘Toxic’ Trade Deal
July 7th, 2016 10:08 AM
Some high-powered celebrities are joining the fight against the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) alongside digital advocacy group Fight for the Future. Fight for the Future is organizing a series of summer events, including protests and free concerts.
'The Player' Allows Occupy Wall Street Protestors to be Terrorists
November 6th, 2015 7:35 AM
Apparently the statute of limitation on when it’s okay for Hollywood to turn on its once celebrated and heralded fellow leftist travelers and call them terrorists is about four years.
Huffington Believes Journalism Skills 'Worth Nothing,' Writer Charges
August 25th, 2015 6:46 PM
During an article posted Tuesday by Jim Romenesko on his website, the retired newsman relayed what happened when David Sze -- a member of Arianna Huffington's research staff -- got more than he bargained for last week when he contacted professional journalist Laurel Lipton, asking to use information she had reported in a book the co-founder of the liberal Huffington Post is in the process of…
Leftists Desecrate Old Glory; Networks Silent
May 21st, 2015 9:06 AM
Time was, burning an American flag was a reliable way of getting on network TV, there to shock the taxpayers over their TV dinners.
But these days, the network news programs don’t seem interested in American flag desecration, unless it happens in the Middle East. In the last five years, there have been only two mentions of domestic flag desecration on ABC, CBS and NBC. Both of those were…
Fox's Shep Smith Hopes Cuba Relations Thaw Doesn't 'Ruin the Place'
December 18th, 2014 2:03 PM
Those who rail at Fox News for allegedly being a haven of unbridled, uninterrupted conservatism usually and conveniently fail to remember that Shepard Smith is there.
Smith's take yesterday on the potential pitfalls of a thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations, particularly on the commercial front, was nothing short of astonishing. His primary fear, expressed in an interview with Gerri Willis of the Fox…
CNN Promotes Rolling Stone's Tribute to 'Still Fighting' Occupy
September 19th, 2014 4:59 PM
CNN's Twitter account on Thursday boosted a Rolling Stone article that hyped the far-left Occupy Wall Street movement's latest efforts. The social media post touted, "Think #OccupyWallStreet is dead? Think again. This short-lived occupation is still fighting for five key issues," and linked to Rebecca Nathanson's Wednesday piece on the "five campaigns that OWS-inspired…
NY Times: OWS Sues Scam Artist-Leader Over Stolen Twitter Account
September 18th, 2014 12:53 PM
Occupy Wall Street is now suing one of its leaders for taking over its Twitter account and locking out the activists. They also suspect him of financial improprieties.
No surprise since that leader, Justin Wedes, was earlier exposed as a scam artist forger who tried to cheat taxpayers to fraudulently obtain a government grant.
Salon Hypes Apologetic For Communism as 'Best Possible Way to Shut Dow
February 3rd, 2014 7:03 PM
Salon.com apparently get can't get enough of former Occupy Wall Street participants, as the website featured far-left "journalist" Jesse Myerson on Sunday. Myerson, who infamously pushed for socialism in a January 2014 piece in Rolling Stone, listed seven supposed "huge misconceptions" about communism, and tried to whitewash the tens of millions butchered in the name of…
Establishment Press Virtually Ignores Occupy Movement's Second Anniver
September 17th, 2013 7:03 PM
A 6 p.m. Google News search on "Occupy Movement" (not in quotes, sorted by date) returned 69 items dated September 16 and 17.
The same search adding the word "capitalism" returned only two items. This is odd, because, as one of the two items returned noted, "capitalism" — as in ending it — is the core platform of the few who remain involved with the…
Fast-food Strikes Will 'Go Viral' Predicts Time Mag, Citing Prof. Who
August 27th, 2013 6:37 PM
Hoping to breath some new life and some fresh drama into the minimum wage issue, Time magazine foresees the handful of fast-food strikes going "viral" tomorrow.
"Fast Food Strikes Go Viral: Workers Expected to Protest Low Wages in 35 Cities Thursday" blares the headline to Victor Luckerson's 10-paragraph August 27 post at the magazine's website. Here's how…
N.J. Doc's Occupy Wall Street Involvement Ignored in AP Coverage of Hi
June 2nd, 2013 10:23 AM
The indictment of Occupy Wall Street-connected Doctor Roberto Rivera on a number of charges, including "stashing large amounts of bomb-making materials at his home," apparently wasn't news anywhere until Friday afternoon at NorthJersey.com. The Associated Press's unbylined five-paragraph report (HT Legal Insurrection) appeared Saturday aftenoon.
Glenn Beck Reads Threat of OWS Violence Posted by Notorious Web Laughi
May 30th, 2013 9:00 PM
On his Wednesday radio show, Glenn Beck read a threat of Occupy Wall Street violence that appeared on the Web. Although no author was mentioned, it was written by DU fraudster William Rivers Pitt who has a history of involuntarily turning himself into a Web laughingstock on numerous occasions.
Remember the Karl Rove indictment hoax back in May 2006? Pitt was one of the perpetrators of…