NewsBusters Podcast: Passing Maddow's 'High-Powered' Torch
MSNBC named Alex Wagner to host the Maddow hour from Tuesday to Friday. We discuss why MSNBC thinks she's somehow their Cronkite. She's been boosted as a "high-powered intellect" whose show is more facts than opinions.
Editor’s Pick: RedState on MSNBC Ratings Plummet, Maddow Absence
On Monday, RedState’s Bob Hoge reported: “MSNBC ratings continue to crater as its most popular host, Rachel Maddow, now only appears on Mondays, despite reportedly signing a massive $30 million a year contract.” He noted that while the mostly-absent left-wing host “presumably relaxes at home, MSNBC still calls the 9 pm time slot ‘The Rachel Maddow Show,’ but it’s fill-in hosts such as Ali…
Hayes & Maddow Melt Down When News Breaks SCOTUS Might Overturn Roe
Following the bombshell report from Politico that according to a leaked draft of a Supreme Court decision which was written in February, the Supreme Court appears poised to strike down Roe vs Wade, MSNBC hosts Chris Hayes and Rachel Maddow were on the verge of a complete meltdown over the possibility that the states would have the ability to decide whether abortion is legal or not.
LOL: MSNBC Wanted Keith Olbermann to Replace Rachel Maddow
According to a report by the Daily Beast, MSNBC was looking to replace Rachel Maddow with former MSNBC host Keith Olbermann until Maddow voiced opposition to the move. "NBCUniversal CEO Jeff Shell and NBCUniversal News Group Chairman Cesar Conde were in talks with Olbermann about returning to the network, Olbermann told Source Material, a newsletter for the Daily Beast. But…
Maddow, O'Donnell Mock GOP Gov Reynolds's SOTU Response
The Democrat Party often wonders why it can’t compete with Republicans in rural midwestern states. If they look at their favorite cable network's rhetoric they will know why that is. Moments after Iowa Republican Governor Kim Reynolds finished her response to President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address, Rachel Maddow and Lawrence O’Donnell mocked her.
MSNBC Bemoans Biden Not Attacking GOP on Support of Putin, Jan 6
Moments after President Joe Biden finished his divisive State of the Union address and walked away from the podium on the House floor Tuesday night, MSNBC’s initial reaction was to whine that the speech didn’t attack Republicans enough.
Maddow Edits DeSantis Remarks, Falsely Claims He Never Condemned Nazis
Less than a week after NewsBusters caught her deceptively editing a statement provided to her by Florida Department of Health press secretary Jeremy Redfern, Maddow decided to deceive her viewers one more time before she heads out the door for a month-long hiatus, this time by editing remarks given by Florida Republican Governor Ron DeSantis.
Maddow Deceptively Edits Statement from Florida Health Department
Leftist MSNBC cable news host Rachel Maddow was caught red-handed on Thursday deceptively editing a statement given to her by the Florida Department of Health press secretary Jeremy Redfern regarding her ongoing smear job of Florida Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo, who she claims never treated COVID patients during the pandemic.
MSNBC Wrongly Claims 'Bull Connor' DeSantis to Black Districts
On Tuesday evening, several MSNBC hosts again demonstrated what a source of misinformation the liberal news network is as it was incorrectly claimed that Florida Republican Governor Ron DeSantis is pushing to cut the number of black majority congressional districts from four to two when there is, in fact, only one black majority district to begin with. Joy Reid even went so far as to declare…
CNN, MSNBC Spend Over 1,600 Minutes Flaunting January 6 Anniversary
It was bound to be a nauseating day for anyone who turned on CNN or MSNBC Thursday during their voluminous coverage for the first anniversary of the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol and, according to a NewsBusters tallying of their live programming (20 hours on CNN and 19 hours on MSNBC), they didn’t disappoint. All told, the two far-left channels spent 1,653 minutes marking the occasion and…
Column: Radical Raskin's 'Unthinkable' Suicide Milking
As the establishment media solemnly marked January 6 with all of the rehearsed Democrat talking points about democracy hanging by a thread, one man best represents the liberal media’s relentless political marketing. It’s radical Rep. Jamie Raskin, who has a new book that came out two days before the anniversary called Unthinkable, conflating the Capitol riot with the suicide of…
Column: Rachel Maddow, Libertarian On One Issue
Rachel Maddow is one of America’s most popular proponents of socialism. Government is never big enough for Rachel Maddow. Bernie Sanders has a friend in Rachel Maddow. But when the subject is abortion, you will not find a more enthusiastic libertarian.
CNN, MSNBC Wrongly Claim GOP Redistricting Stomped on Texas Minorities
In the past two weeks, CNN and MSNBC have shown multiple double standards by peddling misinformation about Texas's congressional redistricting plan to accuse Republicans of cutting minority representation in the state while ignoring aggressive gerrymandering by Illinois Democrats. It was even wrongly suggested that Republicans would prevent any black members of Congress from being…
It’s Happening: Here Are the Best Meltdowns From MSNBC Prime Time
It was a horrendous night on Tuesday for liberals as Republicans were poised to sweep into power in previously blue Virginia and running a close race for New Jersey’s governor’s mansion. And with that, MSNBC was beside itself with DEFCON-1 levels of hysteria that showed, at least for one night, that the far-left cable journalists and pundits had learned nothing. MSNBC again turned to…