NYT Downplays Own Poll Showing More Think Spending Cuts Didn't Go Far

August 5th, 2011 2:44 PM
The New York Times on Friday downplayed results in its own poll that found 44 percent of respondents think the cuts in the debt deal didn't go far enough, versus only 15 percent who said "too far." In an article starting on the front page, writers Michael Cooper and Megan Thee-Brenan didn't mention this fact until the ninth paragraph of page A-14.

PBS Ombudsman Raps Anti-Palin Wisecrack

September 19th, 2008 9:33 PM
On PBS's Web site today, ombudsman Michael Getler writes of complaints over an incident during last Sunday's pledge drive.  He describes the cheap shot taken by actor Mike Farrell against vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin:According to Joseph Campbell, vice president of fundraising programs, here's what happened:

CNN's Blitzer: 'I Don't Remember' Biden's Law School Plagiarism

September 18th, 2008 10:55 PM

CNN's Chetry: 'Please Tell Me It's Not Lipstick Again

September 10th, 2008 11:40 PM
 On CNN's American Morning today, White House correspondent Suzanne Malveaux reported on Barack Obama's campaigning in Virginia.  Afterwards, anchor Kiran Chetry had a question:CHETRY: All right. And Suzanne, what's on tap for the campaign today? And please tell me it's not lipstick again.MALVEAUX: Let's hope not. He's going to be in Norfolk, Virginia. That is in southeast Virginia, and it's home…

EW: Oliver Stone Biopic Depicts 'Awkward and Goofy' Bumbling Bush

May 9th, 2008 5:08 PM
Entertainment Weekly interviewed professional conspiracy theorist and filmmaker Oliver Stone about “W,” his upcoming George W. Bush movie. Stone told EW, “I'm tired of defending the accuracy of my movies. I'm past that now.” While he told EW “he had to speculate” about dialogue, “Stone insist[ed] that every scene in 'W' will be rooted in truth.” Instead, the movie is a hodge podge of supposed…

Hannity Plays ‘Path to 9-11’ Scenes Clinton Requested be Cut

January 28th, 2007 11:20 PM
NewsBusters readers are certainly aware of the controversy created by ABC’s docudrama “The Path to 9/11.” In fact, we reported extensively on this issue here, here, here, here, here, here, here, and here. To bring people back up to speed, the left and former President Bill Clinton went absolutely berserk the week before this program aired due to some of the content. In fact, it culminated in ABC…

ABC Exec Mocks Sandy Berger As Pants-Stuffing Voice of 'Truth' On

January 15th, 2007 12:29 PM

The Bin Laden's-Still-Alive Blame Game

September 29th, 2006 9:28 AM
There is potentially no more deplorable aspect of politics in the new millennium than the backwards-looking blame game played by both Parties on a daily basis. Whether it’s the economy, taxes, budget deficits, or corruption, members on both sides of the aisle always have an extended finger ready to accuse the other for the problems in the world.In the past four weeks, a new category for…

Jon Stewart Pitches Softballs to Bill Clinton: Is Private Life ‘Fun

September 19th, 2006 4:19 PM
Comedy Central host Jon Stewart, well known for slamming conservatives, talked last night with former President Clinton and proceeded to offer him non-stop softball questions. The ex-President plugged his new Clinton Global Initiative program to fight poverty, global warming and support racial reconciliation. (Stewart did not press as to what specifically the project will do.) The tenor of the…

NY Times Won't Stop Pummeling 'The Path to

September 18th, 2006 4:06 PM

'Path' Screenplay Writer Tells of Smear Campaign Against Him

September 18th, 2006 8:57 AM

NY Times Follows a Pro-Democratic 'Path to

September 12th, 2006 1:52 PM

'Path to 9-11' Tops Monday Viewership

September 12th, 2006 12:58 PM

Bill Clinton Says Some Plots Were Stopped

September 12th, 2006 12:12 PM