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CNN, MSNBC Spend Over 1,600 Minutes Flaunting January 6 Anniversary

January 7th, 2022 4:47 PM

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…

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Memoli Previews 2022: 'Voting Rights Really in Jeopardy'

January 3rd, 2022 7:57 PM

MSNBC White House correspondent Mike Memoli joined MTP Daily guest host Kristen Welker on Monday to preview what is to come in 2022. For Memoli, the early part of this year will be focused on Democrats' desire to push "voting rights" because they are "really in jeopardy" across the country."

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As Dems Fail, Chuck Todd Laments They Don't Play Hardball with GOP

December 18th, 2021 6:29 AM

MTP Daily host Chuck Todd lamented on Thursday that President Biden's legislative agenda appears to be falling apart. In response to that, he plotted strategy with Democratic pollster Cornell Belcher and further lamented that, unlike Mitch McConnell, Democrats don't know how to play hardball.

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Todd Tantrum: Biden Hosts Democracy Summit as GOP Destroys Democracy!

December 9th, 2021 5:07 PM

On MSNBC’s MTP Daily Thursday afternoon, host Chuck Todd wailed that while President Biden was hosting a virtual global summit on democracy, Republicans were trying to “subvert” democracy in the United States. He also lamented how Democrats haven’t yet federalized and rigged all elections in their favor to combat the supposed “crisis.”

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Todd Decries GOP ‘Sabotage,’ ‘Propagandist Media...On the Right’

December 2nd, 2021 4:55 PM

On Thursday’s MTP Daily, MSNBC host Chuck Todd tried to blame Washington “dysfunction” solely on Republicans and even suggested the GOP was attempting to “sabotage” Democrats ahead of the 2022 midterms. He later concluded that the “propagandist media...on the right” was to blame for Republican senators standing on principle and opposing government spending legislation.

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Chuck Throws COVID Muck: Right-Wing Media Has 'Blood on Their Hands'

November 20th, 2021 5:08 PM

On Friday's MTP Daily, a few minutes before the Rittenhouse verdict took over the news, host Chuck Todd uncorked a nasty editorial about the persistent trend of COVID deaths under Biden. Todd argued that "right-wing media" has blood on their hands, not Team Biden.

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Chuck Todd on Rittenhouse Acquittal: Society 'In No Man’s Land'

November 19th, 2021 4:48 PM

Shortly after news broke Friday afternoon of Kyle Rittenhouse being found not guilty on all criminal charges after killing two men in self-defense during a riot in Kenosha, Wisconsin, MSNBC host Chuck Todd wailed that the verdict left society in “no man’s land.” Left-wing legal analyst Joyce Vance chimed in to claim that the trial outcome endangered all Americans.

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MSNBC Analyst: Rittenhouse Like A Bank Robber Shooting His Way Out

November 19th, 2021 2:18 PM

On MTP Daily on MSNBC, Joyce Vance, an MSNBC legal analyst and former Obama appointee as a US Attorney, commenting on Kyle Rittenouse's acquittal, says: " this strikes me as an odd situation for self-defense. It's something akin to saying that if you go in a bank and rob it and people are trying to apprehend you, you can shoot your way out and claim self-defense. That's a…

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Todd Claims McCarthy, GOP Trying to Out-George Wallace Each Other

November 18th, 2021 10:01 PM

After the House voted to censure and kick Rep. Paul Gosar off his committees, MTP Daily host Chuck Todd on Thursday tried to paint Gosar as representative of the Republican Party as a whole by comparing Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy to segregationist George Wallace as he tries to become Speaker.

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NBC/MSNBC Banned from Rittenhouse Trial, Caught STALKING Jurors

November 18th, 2021 3:25 PM

In a possible attempt to follow the jurors in the murder trial of Kyle Rittenhouse home, harass them, or dox them Wednesday night, an NBC/MSNBC producer named James G. Morrison was stopped by Kenosha police after he blew through a stoplight while chasing down the jury bus as they left the courthouse. This incident led Judge Bruce Schroeder to ban MSNBC from the courthouse building for the…

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Ruhle Wonders Why Dems Won't Tell Their 'Great Economic Story'

November 10th, 2021 5:20 PM

When she is not hosting her own show on MSNBC, Stephanie Ruhle doubles as the network's senior business correspondent and it was in that role that she lamented to MTD Daily host Chuck Todd that the Biden Administration is not telling their supposedly "great economic story."

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MSNBC Gets Upset At Being Told To Actually Read Anti-CRT Law

October 21st, 2021 5:46 PM

MTP Daily host Chuck Todd and NBC News correspondent Antonia Hylton continued MSNBC's obsession with Texas' anti-Critical Race Theory law on Thursday and did not appreciate it when author of the law, State Sen. Bryan Hughes, told them to focus on the text of the bill, not how it is portrayed.

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MSNBC Claims Anti-CRT Laws Promote 'Lost Cause' Narrative

October 18th, 2021 2:19 AM

On Monday, MTP Daily guest host Garrett Haake launched a series of personal and straw man attacks against Texas' anti-Critical Race Theory law. Together with Prof. Keith Mayes, the two tried to portray conservatives as clinging to the Lost Cause narrative, among other things.

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Chuck Todd: GOP Are Being 'Absurd' in Trying to 'Punish' Our 'Economy'

September 29th, 2021 7:18 PM

On Tuesday's MTP Daily on MSNBC, host Chuck Todd battled Indiana Sen. Mike Braun over the GOP's refusal to assist the Democrats in passing their agenda by raising the debt ceiling. According to Todd, the GOP have been playing "Russian Roulette" and threatening to "punish the American economy" with an "absurd" "game of chicken."