Trump Raid Disrupted 'Great Legislation of Joe Biden'
August 10th, 2022 5:39 PM
Former adviser to George W. Bush Mark McKinnon just wanted to boast about Joe Biden’s Presidency on CNN’s Don Lemon Tonight with stand-in host Laura Coates, but the FBI had to go and raid President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida. Citing the string of massive spending bills passed by congressional Democrats making their way to Biden’s desk, McKinnon proclaimed, “he doesn’t even get…
Ruhle Laments Voters Don't Buy White House Economic Spin
April 13th, 2022 10:59 AM
MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle spent Tuesday’s edition of The 11th Hour lamenting that voters aren’t buying the White House’s spin on the economy from blaming Vladimir Putin for inflation to arguing that things actually aren’t all that bad.
Scarborough Warns White Dems: Your Wokeness Is Losing Minority Voters
April 12th, 2022 9:35 AM
On Morning Joe, looking at the plight of Democrats heading into the 2022 midterms, Joe Scarborough scolds woke white Democrats in DC, telling them that they are losing minority voters because black, Hispanic, and Asian-Americans are more conservative than they are.
Pretzel Man: Heilemann Gives Contorted Argument Blaming GOP for Russia
February 24th, 2022 3:27 PM
Along with his co-hosts for Showtime's The Circus, MSNBC’s John Heilemann traveled over to CBS's The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Wednesday night to falsely claim in a twisted train of thought that Republicans and the 2016 election are to blame for Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine and that Russian President Vladimir Putin is using the moment to weaken…
Nasty MSNBC: GOP Should Embrace 'Rich Heritage' of Voter Suppression
April 1st, 2021 11:15 AM
Hack journalist Brian Williams couldn’t help himself and had to contribute his own lies to the media’s smear campaign against Georgia’s election security law.
Laughable: Colbert, Guests Try to Portray Biden, Harris as Moderates
August 14th, 2020 9:26 PM
On The Late Show Thursday, host Stephen Colbert had two co-hosts of Showtime’s The Circus as guests: Mark McKinnon and Alex Wagner. Not surprisingly, the liberal trio were ecstatic about the selection of Kamala Harris as presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s running mate.
CNN's Lemon Slams ‘Racist’ Trump, Suggests Criticism Is Race-Based
May 21st, 2018 12:51 PM
On Sunday’s installment of Showtime’s The Circus, CNN Tonight host Don Lemon was profiled and he lashed out at President Trump as a “racist” and insinuated that Trump’s criticism of him was racially-based. Thankfully, the show also profiled our friends at the Daily Caller and, to the show’s credit, the interviews allowed for Daily Caller personality to…
‘Circus’ Host McKinnon Puts Brakes on ‘Blue Wave’ in Midterms
May 10th, 2018 2:56 PM
Appearing on MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell Reports on Thursday, political strategist and co-host of Showtime’s The Circus, Mark McKinnon, warned anchor Andrea Mitchell against buying into Democratic Party predictions of a “blue wave” in November’s midterm elections, explaining that “a lot of good things are happening for Donald Trump right now.”
NBC: Hard for ‘Conservative’ Jeb Bush to Be ‘Joyful’ in Today
April 24th, 2014 1:34 PM
NBC’s Today devoted a full story Thursday morning to speculation that former Florida Governor Jeb Bush might run for President in 2016. Correspondent Andrea Mitchell vouched for Bush’s “conservative” credentials, then ran a snarky soundbite from Democrat-turned-Republican-turned-independent political strategist Mark McKinnon: “He said he wants to run joyfully, and…
Morning Joe's Debate Recap: Mika Brzezinski Colorfully Pronounces Bide
October 12th, 2012 1:27 PM
In her analysis of the vice presidential debate on the October 12 edition of Morning Joe, co-host Mika Brzezinski showed disdain for Paul Ryan and utter adulation for Joe Biden's performance. She was alone in her wildly pro-Joe assessment.
As far as she was concerned, Biden utterly thrashed Ryan, and the liberal MSNBC co-host loved every minute of it: [ video below, MP3 audio available…
The Hill Cites Squishy Republicans To Portray GOP as 'Alarmed
September 19th, 2012 11:48 AM
The media's ongoing contribution to the Obama reelection effort is fairly obvious: omit or downplay news stories and polling data that cast the Obama administration in a negative light while hyping trivial Romney gaffes or media-manufactured tempests-in-teapots in order to focus the election narrative on the Republican candidate's deficiencies - real or or imagined -- rather than…
Daily Beast Writer: Perry Gaffe 'Human Equivalent of Shuttle Challenge
November 10th, 2011 1:44 PM
Mark McKinnon, a regular contributor to the liberal Daily Beast website, which owns Newsweek magazine, made a morbid gaffe as he commented on Texas Governor Rick Perry's stumble during the November 9 Republican presidential debate on CNBC. The New York Times on Wednesday quoted McKinnon labeling Perry's brain freeze as the "human equivalent of shuttle Challenger."
CNN Lets Audible 'Bulls--t' Go Totally Unedited
April 17th, 2011 10:52 PM
Vulgarity sure seems to be more and more commonplace on cable these days.
On CNN's "Reliable Sources" Sunday, CNN not only let an audible "bulls--t" go totally unedited, but host Howard Kurtz didn't even acknowledge that it had occurred (video follows with transcript and commentary):
Scarborough Takes On Limbaugh For Attacking 'No Labels' Group
December 19th, 2010 9:32 PM
On Tuesday, conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh accused the No Labels crowd of being a bunch of "washed-up losers."
On Sunday's "Meet the Press," MSNBC's Joe Scarborough took on Limbaugh's criticism saying he has "the luxury of never actually governing, never being a president, never being a senator, never being in Congress" (video follows with…