As Pandemic Killed Millions, Callous Press Touted Environmental ‘Gift'
April 22nd, 2021 8:30 AM
Over the last year, the coronavirus has caused untold misery and destruction. Over three million people are dead. Families have been forever destroyed and businesses have been wrecked by a cruel and unrelenting virus. But that hasn’t stopped a stunningly tone deaf news media from lecturing Americans about the environmental “silver lining” and “gift” of Covid-19.
Sick: NBC Finds Covid Upside to 2.8 Million Dead: ‘Earth Got a Break’
April 1st, 2021 3:35 PM
Sure, COVID may have killed 2.8 million people worldwide, but NBC wanted viewers on Thursday to focus on the upside: The environment has been given a “gift.” “Planet Earth got a rare break.” Talk about tone deaf. What a ghoulish way to talk about a pandemic that has destroyed families and ended the lives of so many we care about.
Disney WHORES: ABC Hawks Lion King Prequel, Ignores 28,000 Layoffs
September 30th, 2020 3:25 PM
NewsBusters has long documented how ABC “News” has whored itself out to parent company Disney to promote its corporate products, everything from their streaming service Disney+ to films like Mulan. But this week, ABC showed what their priorities were when they gushed about Disney announcing a Lion King prequel was in the works, while at the same ignoring the announcement that…
NBC Reassures the Country: ‘America Is Not Running Out of Food'
March 16th, 2020 10:52 PM
You know things must be getting really bad when the networks set aside their usual blend of sensationalism and anti-Trump bias in favor of responsible journalism that seeks to calm and inform. Well, that’s what NBC Nightly News did on Monday in a report designed to ease the public’s fear about seeing countless grocery store shelves across the country left bare as throngs of people…
ABC, NBC Outraged By Alabama 'Openly Defying' Roe v. Wade
May 15th, 2019 9:36 PM
The state of Alabama enacted the most pro-life law in the country on Wednesday and the liberal media were outraged at the thought of protecting unborn life. Each of the three broadcast networks kicked off their evening news programs by fretting over it, with NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt decrying how “46 years after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled abortion a constitutional right, the…
Nets Hype Democrat Hissy Fits After Alabama Passes Abortion Ban
May 15th, 2019 10:48 AM
Wednesday morning the big three networks fretted over another comprehensive pro-life bill that was passed in the Alabama Senate last night, that would punish doctors who perform abortions or related activities during any stage of pregnancy for any reason other than saving the life of the mother. The bill’s Republican sponsor hopes to force the Supreme Court to revisit Roe v. Wade. Instead…
Venezuela Troubles: MSNBC Accidentally Makes Case for 2nd Amendment
April 30th, 2019 11:02 PM
Ooops! It's a safe bet that it wasn't the intent, but a Tuesday afternoon MSNBC report on the latest unrest in Venezuela made a very good case for why the Second Amendment, giving citizens the right to bear arms, is very important. It happened during a report by Kerry Sanders from Miami updating Andrea Mitchell on the latest news about the troubles in Venezuela.
Nets Mark Parkland Anniversary: Gun Control Push ‘Will Never Stop’
February 14th, 2019 2:47 PM
On Thursday, as the network morning shows marked the one-year anniversary of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 dead, reporters touted how student activists demanding gun control “will never stop” and were “keeping up the momentum” for new Second Amendment restrictions.
Nets Downplay Dubious Actions by Dem Election Officials in Florida
November 12th, 2018 9:24 PM
All eyes were on Florida’s contentious ballot recount in gubernatorial and U.S. Senate races as Democratically aligned elections supervisors in Broward and Palm Beach Counties were accused of elections shenanigans by GOP Senate candidate, Governor Rick Scott. Despite Florida court rulings against the supervisors for their illegal handling of ballots, the liberal broadcast networks (ABC, CBS…
ABC, NBC Boast Dems ‘Projecting Confidence’ as Polls Close
November 6th, 2018 8:53 PM
As the first polls began the close, liberal broadcast networks ABC and NBC were touting how confident the Democrats appeared despite lingering worries from 2016. As they were nearing the end of their political coverage for World News Tonight, ABC anchor David Muir noted: “the Democrats are projecting confidence as well, as you might expect.”
UPDATE: Networks Dedicate 258 Minutes to Separated Kids Coverage
June 19th, 2018 9:11 PM
It has been a full week since the liberal broadcasts networks of ABC, CBS, and, NBC began their full-court press against President Trump’s zero-tolerance immigration policy being implemented on the U.S.-Mexico border. On Tuesday, the trio added an additional 82 minutes between their morning and evening broadcasts.
NBC Touts Teacher Who 'Groomed' 'Articulate' Liberal Parkland Students
April 2nd, 2018 2:24 PM
Saturday's NBC Nightly News devoted an entire report to celebrating a high school government teacher in Parkland, Florida, who is being credited with "grooming" three of the "articulate" liberal student activists who have espoused "thoughtful arguments" in promoting more gun control. Correspondent Kerry Sanders even tried to undermine conservatives who had…
Nets Hail Hogg’s Ingraham Boycott, Skip Teen Activists’ Nasty Attacks
March 30th, 2018 1:23 PM
On Friday, all three network morning shows touted Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student and gun control activist David Hogg demanding that advertisers pull their sponsorship of Laura Ingraham’s Fox News show after she mocked him on Twitter – for which she has apologized. However, missing from all the hand-wringing about civility was any acknowledgment that Hogg and several…
Nets Cheer Gun Control Protest Becoming Get-Out-the-Vote Operation
March 26th, 2018 1:03 PM
Following adoring coverage of Saturday’s March for Our Lives gun control protest, on Monday, the broadcast networks were thrilled that the anti-gun movement was being turned into a liberal get-out-the-vote operation ahead of the 2018 midterm election. Journalists on the NBC, ABC, and CBS morning shows could barely contain their excitement at the prospect of the teenage activists “…