NewsBusters Podcast: Alito Flag Hubbub Shows Journos Need Real Hobbies

May 24th, 2024 9:18 PM

Alongside Associate Editor Nick Fondacaro for this Friday edition of the show, we dove into the wholly manufactured liberal media storyline (courtesy of The New York Times) of Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito and flags outside his homes as a sign he’s ethically and morally compromised as a jurist and – gasp – a far-right extremist! Simply put, the obsession over this story and the…


Van Jones Claims Al Gore ‘Ripped Off' by Supreme Court, Collins Silent

May 24th, 2024 8:06 PM

In another tumultuous segment of CNN’s The Source on Thursday, host Kaitlan Collins spoke with former Lieutenant Governor Geoff Duncan (R-GA) and former Obama official Van Jones. If ending the spread of misinformation was still a priority for CNN, they should rethink The Source entirely. Jones made outrageous claim after outrageous claim regarding Republicans, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX…


CNN: Latinos Voting For Trump Have 'A Very Stupid Attitude'

May 24th, 2024 12:31 PM

CNN Newsroom host Jim Acosta and senior political commentator and occasionally co-host of The View Ana Navarro sought on Friday to explain the “disconnect” between former President Donald Trump’s “rhetoric… about migrants” and minority support for him. Navarro claimed such voters have “a very stupid attitude” and suggested they are on a doomed mission to appease racists who…


CNN Insists Justice Alito Tied to January 6 Because of Historic Flag

May 24th, 2024 9:20 AM

On Wednesday, CNN’s Laura Coates referred to the “Appeal to Heaven” flag flown outside the home of Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito as controversial and questioned his legitimacy in overseeing important election cases. Despite the fact that the “Appeal to Heaven” flag symbolized the unyielding pursuit of liberty and justice, Coates asks former FBI attorney Andrew Weissmann if Alito should be…


Cruz Schools CNN’s Collins on Leftist Narratives on Alito, IVF, Fraud

May 23rd, 2024 9:14 PM

In a chaotic interview on Wednesday’s The Source between Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) of Texas and CNN host Kaitlan Collins, what started out as a relatively tame discussion (by CNN’s standards) on in vitro fertilization (IVF), soon turned into a pointed clash on Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito and potential voter fraud. The former Daily Caller reporter, who found herself repeatedly…


CNN Cheers Meteorologist Who Told Viewers To Vote Against DeSantis

May 22nd, 2024 4:39 PM

On Wednesday's CNN News Central, hosts Boris Sanchez and Jessica Dean, along with chief climate correspondent Bill Weir, applauded NBC Miami meteorologist Steve MacLaughlin’s recent plea that people help fix climate change by voting against Gov. Ron DeSantis.


NY Times Journo Compares GOP in 'Trump Uniform' to Saddam Loyalists

May 19th, 2024 1:50 PM

On Saturday's Chris Wallace Show, the CNN host couldn't help making fun of Republicans turning up at the Trump trial all wearing navy blazers, white shirts, and red ties. On screen, the mocking caption was "WHO WORE THE TRUMP UNIFORM BEST?" But New York Times reporter and podcaster Lulu Garcia-Navarro took it to another level comparing the Republicans to bootlickers of Iraqi…

The CNN Presidential Debate: A Trump Trap?

May 18th, 2024 4:00 PM

So the inevitable quadrennial debate announcement gets made. There will be two presidential debates, and Donald Trump let Joe Biden set the rules. This time around CNN will host the first, and ABC the second.


Genocide, Alito, & Scheffler: Best & Worst of This Week’s WH Briefings

May 17th, 2024 6:04 PM

This week marked a rare occasion in which President Biden remained at the White House all five weekdays and thus allowed for five press briefings from the ever-inept press secretary, Karine Jean-Pierre (and John Kirby only serving as a crutch on Friday). The questions were, not surprisingly, all over the place given the lunacy of the week, ranging from accusing Jews of genocide to harassment…


'I'm Sorry, What?" Acosta Whines Butker Not 'Banned' Like Kaepernick

May 17th, 2024 11:45 AM

CNN host and self-appointed guardian of truth Jim Acosta welcomed sports reporter Rachel Nichols to Friday’s CNN Newsroom for a factually-challenged segment about Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker’s commencement address to Benedictine College, where he declared that female graduates may get more satisfaction from their family lives than their careers. For Acosta, it was…


How Can Jake Tapper Moderate CNN Debate? He Trusts Hamas Propaganda

May 17th, 2024 11:07 AM

Alongside the concerning announcement, this week, that CNN would be hosting the first general presidential debate next month was the equally concerning announcement that Jake Tapper would be tapped to be one of the moderators. The expectation of moderators to fact-check the candidates made Tapper’s selection was particularly concerning. In addition to his left-wing bent, Tapper has exhibited a…


The Worst of Tapper and Bash: CNN Debate Moderators Lurch Left

May 16th, 2024 5:22 PM

The following is a small sampling of the most liberal moments of Tapper and Bash’s time at CNN, via the MRC archives: 


MRC’s Houck Reacts on FNC to 2024 Debate Plans; ‘Watch Out’, Don!

May 16th, 2024 9:45 AM

NewsBusters managing editor Curtis Houck returned to the Fox News Channel Wednesday on Fox News @ Night to react to the sudden agreement between the Joe Biden and Donald Trump campaigns to hold presidential debates on June 27 with CNN and September 10 with ABC. Speaking to host Trace Gallagher, Houck urged caution on the part of the Trump team and be prepared for the debates to be…


Debate Host ABC News Falsely Casts Biden As Issuing Debate Challenge

May 15th, 2024 11:24 PM

The Regime Media kicked off their respective evening newscasts by hyping the upcoming presidential debates, which were just agreed to by President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump. But ABC News, aggressively Biden-servile and an announced debate host, chose to disinform the public by insisting on casting Biden as the one who challenged Trump to a debate, when the record reflects the…