Late Night Responds To Carlson, Lemon With 16x As Many Carlson Jokes

April 25th, 2023 11:37 AM

The Monday news media news surrounding Tucker Carlson and Don Lemon provided the late night comedy shows a golden opportunity to show they aren’t just liberal partisans. However, they would fail this test as individual jokes about Carlson outnumbered jokes about Lemon 32-to-2 with five additional jokes about both men.

Theories Abound! Rumors Swirl on CNN Firing Lemon, Fox Ousting Carlson

April 24th, 2023 11:53 PM

The respective reasoning behind Monday’s bombshell firings of Don Lemon by CNN and Tucker Carlson at Fox News came into focus by evening as it became evident that Lemon’s luck had been finally squeezed out among CNN executives following a tense, race-bait-filled interview with 2024 GOP presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy. And, in the case of Carlson, liberal journalists ran with a whole…

NewsBusters Podcast: Tucker Carlson and Don Lemon Suddenly Exit

April 24th, 2023 10:49 PM

It was a media Monday, with two bombshells in cable news: Fox News announced they were parting ways with Tucker Carlson, and Don Lemon tweeted he was out at CNN. What could be happening at these networks? And what will happen? Bill D'Agostino, Nick Fondacaro, and Curtis Houck all join the table to make sense of the breaking news on cable news.


CBS Throws 'Conservative' Label At Fox, Refuses CNN 'Liberal' Label

April 24th, 2023 9:00 PM

The cable news landscape was shaken to its core Monday with the stunning news that cable news star and host of Fox News Channel's Tucker Carlson Tonight was out at the network. A short time later, CNN announced that CNN This Morning co-host Don Lemon was fired as well. During CBS Evening News's coverage of both developments, anchor Norah O'Donnell resorted to…


Bye-Bye Don! The Worst of CNN’s Lemon

April 24th, 2023 1:42 PM

Don Lemon is gone! The longtime CNNer took to Twitter on Monday to announce he was fired. While Lemon claimed he was “stunned” by the move, the dismissal shouldn’t have been too surprising ever since he was demoted to the mornings back in November. At NewsBusters…


EARTHQUAKE: CNN Fires Don Lemon, Fox News and Tucker ‘Part Ways’

April 24th, 2023 1:24 PM

Monday, April 24, 2023 will go down as one of the more bizarre and consequential days in modern cable news as, nearly an hour after Fox News shockingly announced it had “agreed to part ways” with Tucker Carlson, CNN This Morning co-host Don Lemon claimed he was informed through his agent that he had “been terminated by CNN.”


CNN Grills Sununu on Guns, Credits Anti-Gun States for NH’s Safety

April 19th, 2023 7:03 PM

On Tuesday's CNN This Morning, Governor Chris Sununu (R-NH) was subjected to the kind of debate that conservative guests typically experience on CNN as co-host Don Lemon complained about New Hampshire's gun-friendly laws.


Lemon Argues It's 'Insulting' To Say Black People Have Equal Rights

April 19th, 2023 2:32 PM

GOP presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy traveled over to CNN This Morning on Wednesday to discuss his campaign. During the part of the interview about his recent speech at the NRA convention, host Don Lemon told Ramaswamy that it was “insulting” he would dare to say that black Americans enjoy equal rights.

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OMITTED: CNN Boston Marathon Bombing Segment Skips Terrorist Brothers

April 17th, 2023 1:15 PM

CNN This Morning's segment on the 10th anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing fails to make any mention of the fact that it was perpetrated by two jihadi terrorists.


Megyn Kelly on MeToo’s Collapse: ‘We’re Back to Where We Started’

April 15th, 2023 1:30 PM

The MeToo revolution promised to change Hollywood … and the culture … for good.


CNN's Morning Spew Blames Gerrymandering for 'Extreme' TN GOP

April 14th, 2023 8:47 PM

On Tuesday's CNN This Morning, the show used the recent expulsion of two Democrat state legislators in Tennessee as an opportunity to promote the discredited liberal trope that Republicans are only able to solidly control some states because of gerrymandering, which then allegedly leads them to enact extreme agendas against the will of voters who are unable to vote them out.


CNN Defends Democrats Against Charges Of Abortion Radicalism

April 14th, 2023 10:13 AM

CNN This Morning co-host Poppy Harlow and political director David Chalian came running to Democrats’ defense on Friday against accusations that they are the true radicals on abortion.


CNN's Don Lemon Promotes Irrelevant Gun Laws After Louisville Shooting

April 13th, 2023 2:50 PM

On the morning after the shooting attack on a bank in Louisville, CNN This Morning was true to form in promoting new gun laws that were not relevant to the crime, and devoted a segment to allowing anti-gun Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) to push for irrelevant gun laws.

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CNN Gives Scott Jennings Five Minutes to Tout Tim Scott for President

April 12th, 2023 2:15 PM

Responding to the news that Sen. Tim Scott has formed a presidential exploratory committee, CNN This Morning gave CNN political commentator Scott Jennings five minutes to sing Scott's praises.