CBS, NBC Hit Netanyahu for Giving 'Controversial Address’ to Congress

March 3rd, 2015 10:32 PM
All three broadcast networks reported on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech before Congress with segments in their Tuesday night broadcasts, but it was CBS and NBC that led the way in hitting Netanyahu for making a “controversial speech” and touted President Obama for “firing back,” “point by point for 11 minutes.” CBS Evening News substitute anchor Charlie Rose told viewers “…

MSNBC's Sharpton Slams 'Immoral, Unjust, Un-American' GOP Agenda

August 5th, 2013 1:00 PM
On Friday's PoliticsNation show, MSNBC host Al Sharpton accused Republicans of having "an agenda that is immoral, unjust, and un-American," because of the House GOP's 40th vote to repeal ObamaCare. After noting talk of more changes to the food stamp program, the MSNBC host asked if Republican leaders "have any shame at all?"

Sequester Will Close 'All the Small Airports' in US, Claims Rep. Jim M

March 21st, 2013 6:15 PM
Late last month, math-challenged Ed Schultz took a cue from the Chicken Little hysterics streaming from the White House to claim that sequestration will slash federal spending by "damn near a third." Much the same capacity for delusion takes hold in Schultz's radio show guests, as shown yesterday with an equally unlikely claim from Democrat congressman Jim McDermott. (audio clip after page…

Ed Schultz Claims Gingrich Wants Poor Kids Working as 'Slave Labor' in

December 7th, 2011 6:03 PM
Liberals worried that Newt Gingrich threatens the Obama presidency are overwrought in their criticism of Gingrich. Examples of this occurred yesterday during a discussion on Ed Schultz's radio show between Schultz and Democrat congressman Jim McDermott, one of Saddam Hussein's most steadfast defenders in Congress. (audio clips after page break)

Ed Schultz: Republicans are 'Bastards Who Want to Destroy the American

January 5th, 2011 8:23 PM
MSNBC's Ed Schultz on Wednesday called Republicans bastards that want to destroy the American dream. Apparently recognizing that he might have gone too far, the "Ed Show" host apologized moments later (video follows with transcript and commentary):

Seattle Times Leaves Out McDermott's (D) in Illegal Phone-taping Story

April 2nd, 2008 1:53 PM