NewsBusters Podcast: WashPost Slams Peter Doocy, Promoted Jim Acosta
August 6th, 2021 11:28 PM
The Washington Post has "honored" Fox White House reporter Peter Doocy by highlighting his exchanges with Biden press secretary Jen Psaki in the briefing room. Doocy gets "fact checked" by media reporter Paul Farhi...but in 2018, Farhi and the Post didn't check on CNN's Jim Acosta as he told them he was all about the facts, not about damaging Trump.
WashPost Hypes Assaults on Reporters: Skips Antifa/BLM, Blames Trump
July 10th, 2021 8:46 AM
On Friday, The Washington Post published a story headlined “TV news crews are increasingly threatened with violence on the job.” Nowhere in this story was any mention of the word “Antifa,” despite their repeated habit of attacking TV news crews.
WashPost Weirdly Praises Biden Team for Being 'Effectively Leakproof'
April 10th, 2021 7:21 AM
Washington Post media reporter Paul Farhi wrote a piece on Wednesday that sounded congratulatory. It seems the Biden White House has established "message discipline" and prevented negative leaking from the staff. An anonymous White House reporter was summoned to call Biden’s White House “effectively a leakproof operation.” That made the headline inside the Style section.
WashPost Freaks Out Over 'Race & Violence In Our Cities' Debate Topic
September 25th, 2020 3:39 PM
Merely the announcement of topics for the first presidential debate caused great liberal angst and foot-stomping at The Washington Post. We found four articles of complaint so far. They couldn't just wait for the actual questions??
Column: The Press Secretary Puts Down Bombastic Reporters
July 10th, 2020 6:10 AM
The July 6 Washington Post carried a typically colorful headline on top of the Style section. “A binder full of bombast: Kayleigh McEnany plays her boss and his base with derisive news briefing walk-offs.”
NPR, WashPost Reporters Compare D-Day Forces to....ANTIFA!?
June 7th, 2020 3:39 PM
On the 76th anniversary of D-Day, liberal journalists on Twitter "celebrated" the American landing in France by comparing our soldiers to....the violent radical "anti-fascist" movement Antifa.
WashPost Gets Pulitzer for Series on — Wait for It — Climate Change
May 5th, 2020 4:51 PM
Another day, another Pulitzer prize given to The Washington Post for liberal content. This time, the prize was given for the paper’s reporting on climate change. #Headdesk. The Post’s media reporter Paul Farhi flaunted the news in a story headlined “Washington Post wins Pulitzer Prize for series that detailed environmental devastation in global hot spots.”
WashPost Claims Only Fox Took a 'Righteous' Side on Hydroxychloroquine
April 11th, 2020 7:40 PM
On Saturday, Washington Post media reporter Paul Farhi reported on Fox News with the hyperbolic headline “Up-in-arms Fox hosts fuel a drug war.” This might spur mental pictures of Sean Hannity and Laura Ingraham flying a plane dropping herbicides on the coca fields. But it’s not an illegal or addictive drug. It's hydroxychloroquine. Farhi weirdly claimed other outlets were…
Only ONE of 122 WashPost Stories Admit Bezos Urged Bloomberg Bid
December 20th, 2019 7:45 AM
The Washington Post’s owner reportedly urged fellow billionaire Michael Bloomberg to run for president. Just don’t expect to see that admitted often by The Post. A LexisNexis search revealed that The Post ran at least 122 stories (a mix of news and opinion) that mentioned Bloomberg’s potential candidacy or actual bid for the White House between Nov. 9, 2019, and Dec. 9,…
Judge Reverses Ruling on Covington Student's Lawsuit Against WashPost
October 30th, 2019 9:54 AM
The case involving a student from Covington Catholic High School in Kentucky and a Native American activist took a dramatic turn on Monday, when a federal judge in the Bluegrass State changed his earlier ruling that denied Nicholas Sandmann’s choice to sue the Washington Post for defamation. The original incident took place in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., in mid-…
WashPost Mocks 'Queen of Gaslighting' Sanders and 'Curled-Lip Disdain'
June 15th, 2019 11:15 PM
Just a day after the White House announced the departure of Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, The Washington Post posted a heartwarming tribute to Sanders on its Instagram page. Just kidding. The Post instead followed the lead of cable television; providing nasty commentary describing her as “the queen of gaslighting” and mocking her “curled-lip disdain.”
WashPost Mocked for Whining 'Trump Internet Pounced' on Covington Lies
January 24th, 2019 10:37 PM
The Washington Post's attempt to dismiss corrections of the Covington Kids as the invasion of a "pro-Trump internet" caused a serious pushback on Twitter. CNN analyst Kirsten Powers faced fury for tweeting: "This @washingtonpost story captures the real lesson of this episode—don’t succumb to orchestrated harassment campaigns against journalists."
Bozell & Graham Column: The Vast Anti-Kavanaugh Conspiracy
September 25th, 2018 11:14 PM
Washington Post media reporter Paul Farhi wrote a September 25 article on liberal media bias headlined “Kavanaugh supporters see a conspiracy afoot.” The Post painted this as a little crazy, like a UFO was involved. Can anyone imagine the idea of the Democrats and liberal reporters working hand in glove to torpedo a Republican nomination? Yes, we've seen it over and over again.…
WashPost Media Reporter: Trump-Book Author Accused of Inventing Quotes
January 4th, 2018 12:07 PM
On the front of Thursday's Style section, Washington Post media reporter Paul Farhi wrote a piece on blazing-hot author Michael Wolff and his Trump book Fire and Fury. The headline was "A whale of a Trump tale, but is it fishy?" Inside, the headline is "Wolff made up quotes, some of his sources say."