Howard Dean Refuses MSNBC Appearances Until Trump Briefings Stopped
April 17th, 2020 5:26 PM
Failed presidential candidate Howard Dean has a new mission in life as an MSNBC contributor. It is to be what he sees as a pricipled censor. Dean has announced that he refuses to make any more appearances on that network until it stops broadcasting Trump's White House Coronavirus Task Force briefings. Even if MSNBC only shows a portion of those briefings, that still won't meet Deans…
Assessing the Covington Catholic Critics
January 23rd, 2019 10:50 AM
Those who weighed in on this Covington Catholic High School student story include some members of the Catholic clergy, Catholic lay leaders, and non-Catholics. Some were temperate in their remarks and some were vicious. Some have issued a full-throated apology, while others have offered less than a complete apology. Others are sticking to their guns. Two persons went off the cliff.
Scarborough: Hard for Me Not to Judge Friends Who Vote Republican
November 6th, 2018 12:11 PM
On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough says that not judging friends according to their vote is "a little harder to do in 2018." Scarborough had tweeted that those voting for "Trump," [i.e., Republicans] are voting for "lies" and "racism."
Howard Dean: This is 'a Struggle of Good vs. Evil. And Trump is Evil'
October 27th, 2018 11:26 AM
Howard Dean, appearing on Joy Reid's MSNBC show, did today. Dean cast the battle between Democrats and Republicans as "a struggle about good versus evil, and the President of the United States is evil."
NYT: 'Trump Seizes on Migrant Caravan' for ' Inflammatory Attacks'
October 22nd, 2018 3:27 PM
The New York Times reported from Omaha on Saturday: “Trump Seizes On Migrant Caravan to Rev Up Republican Voters.” "Barely two weeks away from an election that threatens to sweep Republicans from power in the House of Representatives and dash any lingering hope of conservative immigration reform, the party, led by President Trump, is leaning more aggressively into dark portrayals…
MSNBC's Witt Praises GOPer for Not Opposing Howard Dean's Hyperbole
February 4th, 2018 2:49 PM
Sunday afternoon's MSNBC Live displayed the latest example of how the job of a Republican commentator on MSNBC is to avoid disagreeing too much with the liberal news network's more far-left analysts as weekend host Alex Witt praised frequent guest Susan Del Percio after the Republican strategist declined to voice disagreement with fellow guest Howard Dean's attack on President Donald…
MSNBC GOPer Agrees After Howard Dean Calls Bannon 'Nazi Sympathizer'
October 15th, 2017 3:41 PM
On Sunday afternoon, MSNBC Live displayed another classic example of how the inclusion of Republican analysts on the liberal news network is seldomly about providing a dissenting point of view, but instead to contribute additional liberal bias on top of that already coming from out-of-the-closet liberal analysts. When far-left former DNC chairman Howard Dean gave analysis in which he…
MSNBC Republican Bolsters 'AM Joy' Panel's Call for More Gun Control
October 7th, 2017 2:00 PM
Appearing as a panel member on Saturday's AM Joy, frequent MSNBC guest Kurt Bardella was again using his history of involvement in Republican politics to bolster the views of liberals on the show -- this time during a discussion of gun control. Bardella -- a former spokesperson for Breitbart News who has made a name for himself bashing his former business client -- talked up the…
Howard Dean Rants About 'White Supremacist' NRA
July 3rd, 2017 4:54 PM
Howard Dean appeared on Monday’s MSNBC Live with Katy Tur and went on an unhinged rant against the state of American politics. He began by first stating that, “the right has been out of step with America for a long time.” This naturally prompted the question by Tur as to why Republicans then control the presidency and Congress. Dean answered by labeling far-right Trump voters as…
MSNBC Host Suggests Trump Is Trying to ‘Provoke' A 'Terrorist Attack'
June 4th, 2017 4:45 PM
In the wake of the London Bridge terrorist attack, President Trump sent off some questionable political tweets where he called for a travel ban and criticized the mayor of London. The tweets were very much a part of the media coverage on Sunday, and it came with heavy condemnation. But during the 12 p.m. hour on MSNBC, anchor Thomas Roberts actually suggested Trump’s tweets were designed to…
MSNBC Host Joy Reid: Recruit France's Leader 'To Rule Two Countries'
June 4th, 2017 8:50 AM
On Saturday, MSNBC AM Joy host Joy Reid took an entirely new approach to multiculturalism. In a segment on how the Democrats can find a candidate to defeat President Trump in 2020, she mused that perhaps America could just get French president Emmanuel Macron "to rule two countries."
MSNBC Gets Russia Connection Wrong (Again)
May 15th, 2017 5:28 PM
While in the midst of another fun-filled Monday segment of bashing the Trump Administration, the panel of MSNBC’s Morning Joe took the time to once again reiterate the media narrative of the President being tied to Russia. Their target this time was the law firm that Trump uses to manage his taxes, Morganm Lewis, and Bockius. The panelists howled with laughter over the fact that…
MSNBC Lets Guests Smear Bannon as 'Avowed Anti-Semite,' 'Hates Jews'
April 8th, 2017 4:16 PM
Twice in the last few days, MSNBC hosts have allowed guests to hyperbolically make unfounded claims of bigotry against White House advisor Steve Bannon, with former MSNBC contributor Michelle Bernard calling him an "avowed anti-Semite" on Wednesday's Hardball, and current MSNBC contributor Howard Dean calling him a "white supremacist" who "hates Jews" on Saturday…
CNN, MSNBC Link ‘Subdued’ Spicer Briefing to Damaged Psyche from SNL
February 7th, 2017 5:15 PM
CNN and MSNBC each did their parts on Tuesday afternoon to advance the narrative that Saturday Night Live has claimed White House press secretary Sean Spicer’s scalp as their own, hyping that Tuesday’s press briefing showed how Melissa McCarthy’s impersonation has harmed him.