WH Reporters Peddle Fear, Impugn Trump’s Motives on Reopening, Testing
May 11th, 2020 7:45 PM
The White House press corps must have consumed plenty of Wheaties ahead of Monday’s presidential press conference as, by and large, reporters came at President Trump with an emphasis on fear to keep Americans in their homes and impugn the motives of Trump on both death tolls and testing. And when CBS’s Weijia Jiang made her latest scene a la Jim Acosta and sought to have Trump…
Smackdown: Citing the MRC, McEnany Embarrasses the Liberal Media
May 8th, 2020 3:27 PM
Along with reporters donning masks (which led to muffled questions), Friday’s abbreviated White House Press Briefing was tough sledding for the liberal media. Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany began her third briefing highlighting the Justice Department dropping the Michael Flynn case and citing NewsBusters before ending later with a zing to a perturbed Paula Reid from CBS.
What? Karl Claims Allegations Against Biden 'Being Covered' By Media
April 29th, 2020 2:21 PM
Apparently someone needs to give ABC’s Jonathan Karl a heads up on what his own network is ignoring. Appearing on Fox News this morning to promote his new Trump book, the ABC White House correspondent defended the media’s near blackout of the sexual assault allegations against Democrat frontrunner, Joe Biden. Karl absurdly pointed to a Washington Post story from this morning as…
ABC Hypes Trump's 2020 Chances Getting 'Decimated by This Coronavirus'
April 26th, 2020 5:18 PM
While they are rightly spending a lot of time covering the coronavirus crisis, the media were still political entities. ABC proved that fact during Sunday’s This Week when three of their journalists (chief anchor George Stephanopoulos, chief White House correspondent Jon Karl, and senior congressional correspondent Mary Bruce) hyped how President Trump’s campaign messaging took a…
Trump, CDC Director Spar with Karl Over ‘Fake News,’ WashPost Quote
April 22nd, 2020 11:02 PM
Wednesday’s White House Coronavirus Task Force briefing saw fireworks after Tuesday’s episode was a welcome change with a calm, civil, and sober tone among the cast of reporters. But on Wednesday, CDC Director Robert Redfield was in the spotlight to clarify comments that sent the wildly (and eagerly) apocalyptic media into a tizzy. Of course, Redfield’s appearance didn’t…
In New Book, Karl Admits Press Hates Trump, RIPS Acosta as 'Rude' Jerk
April 15th, 2020 12:49 PM
ABC News journalist Jon Karl’s just-released book Front Row at the Trump Show, features the usual denunciations of Donald Trump’s “war on truth.” But it diverges from screeds like Jim Acosta’s Trump tome. This one actually concedes the hard-left bias from the mainstream media. Karl also hammers CNN counterpart Acosta as a “rude” opportunist who plays…
Defense Official Shoots Down ABC's Hyped Virus Report as Totally False
April 9th, 2020 10:13 AM
ABC is quietly sweeping under the rug their own sensational report they hyped all day Wednesday, which suggested the Trump administration ignored warnings of an impending pandemic, back in November. That report is now in dispute, as the very military intelligence agency which ABC’s unnamed sources cited, has come out denying the existence of such an intelligence assessment.
Pathetic: Behar Begs Karl to Call Trump a Liar, March Out of Briefings
April 7th, 2020 2:10 PM
ABC White House Correspondent and head of the White House Correspondents’ Association Jonathan Karl joined the hosts of The View on Tuesday’s show to answer complaints the ladies had about how President Trump treats the press. While the hosts lavished praise on the reporter whom Trump called “third rate” yesterday, one host even demanded Karl lead a rebellion in the…
ABC Claims Trump Is Treating Crisis Briefings Like a ‘Reality TV Show’
April 5th, 2020 10:26 AM
ABC’s chief White House correspondent and White House Correspondents Association president, Jon Karl was the latest liberal journalist to decide they wanted to make a fat stack of cash by publishing a new anti-Trump book (Front Row at the Trump Show). As such, his Sunday appearance on Good Morning America was just another chance to hawk his product. He insisted President Trump was making a…
WHCA Kicks OANN Reporter Out Of Press Briefings For ‘Public Safety’
April 2nd, 2020 8:38 AM
The White House Correspondents' Association abruptly decided to boot a conservative news network reporter from future White House briefings, announcing Wednesday night that she had violated the rules of “social distancing” during this COVID-19 crisis.
ABC’s Jon Karl: ‘Legitimate Debate’ on Covering Corona Briefings Live
April 1st, 2020 12:15 PM
The journalistic hand wringing over whether to stop carrying Donald Trump’s corona briefings live continued on MSNBC, Wednesday. Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinski and ABC News reporter Jonathan Karl fretted over the dilemma. Karl, the network’s chief White House correspondent, insisted there is a “legitimate debate” over carrying the virus updates live.
Karl: Trump WH Staff Believe Trump's 'Madness' Makes Him a 'Genius'
March 30th, 2020 11:02 AM
Towards the end of Monday’s Good Morning America, ABC’s Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl got the opportunity to plug his new tell-all book about covering President Trump to co-anchor George Stephanopoulos. Though the interview was very short, the two journalists managed to fit in as much Trump-bashing as they could. Karl bemoaned to Stephanopoulos that the president was…
Trump Tells Off ABC’s Karl: Dems ‘Have the Media on Their Side’
March 17th, 2020 5:24 PM
On Tuesday, ABC’s White House correspondent Jon Karl attempted to scold President Trump for having “lashed out” at Democrats who were politicizing coronavirus. Trump shut down the line of questioning by pointing out he has to “respond” since liberal politicians “have the media on their side.”
Oof: Whoopi Proposes Jill Biden for ‘Surgeon General' and Obama, VP
March 4th, 2020 1:46 PM
The hosts of The View were so thrilled by 2020 Democrat candidate Joe Biden dominating Super Tuesday, on Wednesday morning that one host claimed Biden’s wife, who is an English professor, should become the leading medical authority in the country. Not only that, but she floated the possibility of Barack Obama becoming President Biden's pick for Vice President.