FLASHBACK: David Letterman and the Liberal Politics of Late Night
May 20th, 2023 9:00 AM
Eight years ago, the Late Show’s David Letterman ended his record-setting 33-year run as a broadcast late-night host. Letterman was an obvious liberal who used the platform of his show to promote and flatter liberal politicians like Barack Obama, and to ridicule Republicans with whom he disagreed on issues such as gun rights.
FLASHBACK: The Many Fractured Fairy Tales of Brian Williams
February 11th, 2023 9:20 AM
Eight years ago this week, the highest-rated news anchor in America — NBC’s Brian Williams — was taken off the air for the wild exaggerations and outright falsehoods he’d been telling for at least a decade.
LOL! David Letterman: The Press ‘Educates’ and ‘Informs’ People
November 3rd, 2020 5:20 PM
Folks in the TV business industry hate Donald Trump, but what is it about the president that upsets them the most?
Furious Celebs Want Trump Impeached, Assaulted and Tortured to Death
June 5th, 2019 8:30 AM
Donald Trump may be the most hated president in Hollywood since...well...ever. In the last month celebrities from Bill Maher to Cher have wished the worst, most vile things on the current president. The following is just a sampling of the worst outbursts (this past month) from Hollywood:
Kanye: Trump Supporters Bullied, 'Treated Like Enemies of America'
June 2nd, 2019 9:00 AM
Netflix’s season 2 of My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman starts with an interview with rapper Kanye West, which leads to an enlightening conversation about Trump supporters getting bullied and media groupthink that liberals like Letterman don't often get to hear.
Letterman Fantasizes About Asking Trump 'When Did You Become a Goon?'
June 1st, 2019 1:37 PM
Not surprisingly, David Letterman’s appearance on The View Friday quickly devolved into Trump bashing. Letterman reminisced about Trump’s many appearances on his show as a private citizen and talked about how “he seemed like a guy” back then, as opposed to now, where he has become a “goon.”
Letterman: If I Had a Late Night Show, I Would Be ‘Ugly’ to Trump
May 17th, 2019 1:13 PM
Former late night host David Letterman appeared on Today, Friday, to preview the new season of his Netflix series and to bash Donald Trump. Asked by NBC’s Willie Geist if he missed his old CBS Late Show, Letterman said no and admitted he would be really “ugly” to Trump if still on the air. The host explained how he would handle Trump: “My approach would have been head on. And probably inelegant.…
DeGeneres Sets Up Letterman to Trash 'Putz' Trump
March 22nd, 2019 3:09 PM
On Thursday’s edition of Ellen, host Ellen DeGeneres set up her guest, comedian David Letterman, to trash the President. She asked him “if you got a chance to interview President Trump again...what question would you ask him?” Not surprisingly, Letterman took the bait and indulged the anti-Trump DeGeneres and her anti-Trump audience.
NB Year in Review: The Worst Celebrity Outbursts of 2018
December 28th, 2018 8:00 AM
This week, NewsBusters is recounting the most obnoxious liberal bias of 2018. Today, we finish the series with some of the most obnoxious celebrity quotes of 2018. TBS’s Full Frontal host Samantha Bee was so enraged at Ivanka Trump she hurled one of the worst epithets you could at a woman, as she called Donald Trump’s daughter a “feckless” c-word.
FLASHBACK: In 1998, Journalists Hated the Idea of Impeachment
December 19th, 2018 7:58 AM
Twenty years ago, on December 19, 1998, the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Bill Clinton on two counts: perjury to a grand jury, and obstruction of justice. Back then, the liberal media howled about its injustice and since Clinton had a high approval rating, they insisted it would damage the Republicans for years to come. Keep these quotes in mind if the new Democratic…
Obamas Sign Deal with Netflix to Produce Their Kind of Movies and TV
May 21st, 2018 6:22 PM
Former President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, have signed an extensive contract to create new movies and television shows for Netflix. That agreement potentially includes scripted and unscripted programs, documentaries and feature films. Of course, the Monday announcement came as no surprise to anyone familiar with the connection between the pay-cable channel and the former Democratic…
Letterman Says Trump a 'Duck for a President' in Interview with Malala
March 9th, 2018 12:36 PM
David Letterman’s Netflix series, My Next Guest Needs no Introduction, hosted Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai on Friday’s episode, “You Know, She has a Nobel Peace Prize.” But while Malala discussed the importance of education for women, with less than 12 minutes left in the interview, Letterman uses his opportunity to interview the youngest Nobel Prize laureate to pick fun at…
POTUS Preoccupation: At Least 36 Fall TV Shows Targeted Trump
January 18th, 2018 9:42 AM
The entertainment world has readied the battlefield for the resistance with scripted and unscripted shows.
Letterman Longs for Obama Presidency on New Netflix Show
January 12th, 2018 3:48 PM
In an hour long, mind-numbing interview, David Letterman interviews former President Obama for the first episode of his 6-episode Netflix original series, My Next Guest Needs no Introduction. The January 12 debut episode concludes with a heartfelt message from the 70-year-old Letterman to the 44th president: “You are the first president I truly and fully respect.” In the episode, titled “It’s a…