Lesley Stahl

CBS: 47-Second ‘Update’ After Hailing Scandal-Plagued Lincoln Project

February 22nd, 2021 12:30 PM

After CBS’s 60 Minutes aired a lengthy glowing profile back in October of the anti-Trump group of ex-Republican grifters know as The Lincoln Project, on Sunday, the broadcast only managed a 47-second “update” informing viewers that the organization was now plagued by scandal, including co-founder John Weaver being accused of sexual harassment by multiple men.

AP Dismantles Scandal-Plagued Lincoln Project in Explosive Exposé

February 11th, 2021 3:16 PM

The scandals plaguing the insufferable anti-Trump Lincoln Project have become too potent to ignore for the liberal Associated Press.


CBS, NBC Refuse to Cover Sex Scandal of Lincoln Project Co-Founder

February 2nd, 2021 12:06 AM

On Sunday, The New York Times dropped a disturbing report featuring the accounts of 21 men who accused anti-Trump Lincoln Project co-founder John Weaver of sending them “unsolicited and sexually provocative messages,” with one saying he was 14 years old when he was first contacted. And despite promoting the group, and Weaver’s admission, CBS and NBC have refused to cover the…


Report: NeverTrump Lincoln Project Has Ties to Russia and Tax Troubles

July 21st, 2020 3:14 PM

The NeverTrump Lincoln Project released a gross anti-Trump ad July 1, mocking the phony claim that Russian President Vladimir gave President Donald Trump his endorsement for 2020.

Salon's Top '25 Conservatives' Are Nearly All Anti-Trump Liberals

October 16th, 2017 11:58 AM
Over the weekend, liberal online magazine Salon put out a highly mockable list of their top “25 Conservatives Actually Worth Following on Twitter.” The story made a splash on social media, because it seemed Salon’s only criteria for being a “worthy conservative” is that you had to be an outspoken “Never-Trumper” and a frequent, fierce critic of the right. 

Essay: The New York Times - Political Assassins

February 21st, 2008 3:05 PM
Hit and run reporting on John McCain Cheap Shots Fit to PrintThis would make even the Daily Kos and MoveOn.org blush. Well, maybe not. But still, ... . The New York Times on Wednesday evening went to the web with "For McCain, Self-Confidence on Ethics Poses Its Own Risk", an innuendo-filled and fact-deprived 3,000 word ramble on the 1999 professional interactions between now…