Fact Check?? PBS Calmly Lets Swalwell Compare Trump to Osama bin Laden
January 13th, 2021 2:00 PM
Henry Rodgers at the Daily Caller noted that during Wednesday's live PBS coverage of the impeachment debate in the House, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D.-California) recklessly compared President Trump to terrorist Osama bin Laden.
Column: Hollywood Elites and Violent Thoughts
January 13th, 2021 6:02 AM
As Big Tech companies respond to the horrible riot at the Capitol by banning accounts and deplatforming entire social-media websites, there's no focus on the violent thoughts on the Left, most prominently the Hollywood Left. Apparently, their violent thoughts are never plausibly dangerous. No one might ever be incited by them. Take Alec Baldwin...
Reid Goes on Hateful Rants Against Police, Comparing GOP to al-Qaeda
January 6th, 2021 10:42 PM
When it comes to liberals and progressives, this is what hate in their heart looks like. Early Wednesday evening amidst the acts of sedition and violence, MSNBC’s ReidOut host Joy Reid went on two rants that served as early entries into our year-end Notable Quotables package. Over the course of nearly nine minutes, she insisted police officers are almost exclusively concerned…
Fox News Recalls Biden Advised Against Bin Laden Raid
November 1st, 2019 6:50 PM
On Thursday's Fox and Friends, co-host Steve Doocy took the time to show viewers an embarrassing piece of video from former Vice President Joe Biden not highlighted elsewhere in the media in which the Democratic presidential candidate admitted that he advised President Barack Obama against the raid that killed Osama bin Laden in 2011.
Once a Terrorist Always a Terrorist
May 28th, 2019 3:23 PM
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called the release of self-admitted “American Taliban” member John Walker Lindh “unexplainable and unconscionable.” Lindh, who was paroled last Thursday from a federal prison in Terre Haute, Indiana, served 17 years of a 20-year sentence for illegally aiding Taliban forces. Lindh had joined the terrorist organization before September 11, 2001…
Osama Bin Laden Was Right
December 27th, 2018 10:40 AM
Osama bin Laden predicted it and his prophecy appears to be coming true. In his book, “The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11,” Lawrence Wright quotes bin Laden as saying: “Look at Vietnam, look at Lebanon. Whenever soldiers start coming home in body bags, Americans panic and retreat. Such a country needs only to be confronted with two or three sharp blows, then it…
Fox Picks Up Story of Dem Candidate Comparing Trump to Osama bin Laden
August 31st, 2018 4:24 PM
Brent Scher at the Washington Free Beacon reported on Thursday that the Democratic candidate in the sixth Congressionial district of Illinois, Sean Casten, declared in a Q&A about gun violence at schools that President Trump had a lot in common with Osama bin Laden, who ordered the 9/11 attacks....and that Trump's young-male voters are like al-Qaeda recruits.
Schmidt: SCOTUS Ruling Fulfilled Osama Bin Laden's Vision for America
June 26th, 2018 5:22 PM
Former Republican and MSNBC political analyst Steve Schmidt has been suffering near daily meltdowns over the Trump administration for some time, but the last week saw a level of desperation. On Tuesday’s Deadline: White House, Schmidt vilely suggested that the Supreme Court’s travel ban ruling for the Trump administration “was a fantastic fulfillment of Osama bin Laden…
PBS Guest Likens Conservatives to Osama bin Laden on Immigration
November 1st, 2017 10:05 AM
On Friday's Tavis Smiley show, on display for PBS viewers was the latest in a parade of mostly left-wing guests getting to promote their liberal views as author Sasha Polakow-Suransky of the Open Society Foundations promoted his book -- Go Back Where You Came From -- that was critical of right-wing political movements in Europe and in the U.S. reacting against too much immigration. At…
Lemon: Lee Statues Are Like Naming a School After Osama Bin Laden
August 18th, 2017 5:03 PM
Late in the going on Thursday’s CNN Tonight, two eyebrow-raising claims arose when host Don Lemon compared Robert E. Lee statues to having schools named after Osama Bin Laden while political commentator Keith Boykin defended the Missouri liberal who called for President Trump’s assassination.
MSNBC: Osama ‘Prayed’ for the Travel Ban, ‘We’re All Crusaders Now’
January 31st, 2017 1:22 AM
The radical rhetoric targeting President Donald Trump got extremely out of hand during Monday’s edition of MSNBC’s Hardball, with accusations that America’s number one enemy for 10 years, Osama bin Laden, desired Trump’s travel ban. “Osama bin Laden’s whole theory of a war of the west on Islam now gains great credence thanks to what Donald Trump just did,…
Liberal Expert? Media, GOP ‘Have Been Collaborators’ For 30 Years!
June 24th, 2016 11:20 PM
Osama bin Laden routinely referred to his main Western enemies as “crusaders.” Conservative-bashing author Neal Gabler, the longtime Fox News Watch panelist, adapted OBL’s analogy in a Thursday Salon piece that originally ran at BillMoyers.com. Gabler also griped that if most Americans don’t understand just how fanatical Republicans are, blame the media.
CNN's Cuomo Unsure About Bin Laden 'Having to Lose [His] Life'
November 10th, 2014 1:05 PM
CNN's Chris Cuomo expressed his nagging doubt on Monday's New Day about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden. Co-anchor Alisyn Camerota boasted, "I find it satisfying to hear about his last seconds – I got to say." Cuomo initially agreed with his co-anchor, but then reversed course: "Actually, I don't know that I do. I don't like the idea of anybody having to…
O'Reilly: Obama Resumé on Terror 'Is About As Weak As You Can Get'
September 30th, 2014 10:44 PM
Bill O'Reilly's opening talking points on his show tonight went after President Obama's claim that the intelligence community underestimated and did not adequately communicate the dangers of ISIS/ISIL in Iraq and Syria with both barrels.
As documented in several NewsBusters posts in the 48-plus hours since Obama's Sunday night "60 Minutes" interview, O'Reilly's…