ABC Skips Historic March for Life as CBS, NBC Offer Nearly 7 Minutes
On Friday, NewsBusters looked at the past decade of broadcast network coverage of the March for Life and found 25 minutes and 50 seconds from 2013 to 2022 (with over half coming from 2017). For 2023, the total clocked out at six minutes and 52 seconds on their flagship Friday night and Saturday morning news programs, but it all came from CBS and NBC. ABC’s World News Tonight and…
TV News Liberals Hit “Rigid,” “Hard Line” “Cartoonish” Pope Benedict
The passing of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI was greeted with a familiar litany of liberal griping about the “strict,” “rigid” “hardline” Pope’s stance on ecclesiastical issues, with ABC, CBS and NBC all reminding viewers that as Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, he had been tagged “God’s Rottweiler” by critics. On NBC, reporter Anne Thompson described Cardinal Ratzinger as “cartoonish” before his…
It's Now or Never for The Planet! ABC & NBC Panic Over Climate Change
On Monday night, ABC’s World News Tonight and NBC Nightly News did all they could to carry water for the radical environmentalists on the far left by hyping a United Nations (UN) report stating the world has eight years to cut emissions in half to “avoid catastrophic climate change” even suggesting to their viewers that they should switch to a “plant-based diet.”
CBS Skips Evidence from Cuomo Investigation, ABC Ignored Fredo's Role
There were two different yet related forms of bias by omission during the broadcast evening newscasts Monday night. While CBS Evening News ignored the New York attorney general’s office releasing thousands of pages of documents and hours of video testimony from the investigation into former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D), ABC’s World News Tonight ignored how that evidence…
NBC Actually Covers Chris Cuomo Scandal, ABC and CBS Ignore
On Friday, NBC’s Today show surprisingly devoted a full report to the controversy swirling around CNN anchor Chris Cuomo following a bombshell Washington Post report that the primetime host participated in political strategy sessions with his brother, scandal-plagued New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. Meanwhile, ABC’s Good Morning America and CBS This Morning…
Biden FINALLY Comments on Cuomo, Nets Allow Seconds to His Lame Reply
Joe Biden late on Sunday was finally forced to offer an opinion on the Andrew Cuomo scandal as it spirals out of control. But the networks on Monday allowed mere seconds to his lame, calculated reply, one that really said nothing.
NBC Calls Out Hypocrisy of CNN’s Cuomo Avoiding Scandal-Plagued Bro
On NBC’s Today show Tuesday morning, correspondent Anne Thompson not only provided a full report on a third woman accusing scandal-plagued New York Governor Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, the journalist also called out the blatant hypocrisy of CNN anchor Chris Cuomo claiming he could not cover the multiple controversies swirling around his brother.
NBC Rushes to Exploit Texas Crisis to Push Radical Climate Agenda
Over the weekend, NBC’s Today shows on both Saturday and Sunday eagerly tried to exploit the deadly winter weather in Texas to push the Biden administration’s radical climate change agenda. The broadcasts rushed to blame Republicans for power grid failures in the state and hail the U.S. rejoining the Paris Climate Accord just in time to somehow avert future disasters.
ABC, CBS Prop Up Cuomo’s Corruption, Cover-Up of Nursing Home Deaths
In a Monday press conference, corrupt New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) spun a web of lies and misinformation about his administration’s cover-up of nursing home deaths due to COVID-19. Blaming everyone from former President Trump to nursing home staff, Cuomo refused to take responsibility as he openly lied about his administration’s actions. Despite how blatant and easily disprovable his…
Nets Dismiss Jobs Destroyed By Biden’s Ban on New Oil & Gas Drilling
With the stroke of a pen Wednesday, President Biden wiped out what will be a plethora of jobs in the oil and natural gas industry when he signed an executive order banning new drilling on federal lands. The ban was spun as just a “pause” and a “freeze” by the broadcast networks as they tried to downplay and dismiss concerns of lost jobs, suggesting they could just get new ones at a time when…
NBC Touts Pro-Abortion Biden as In-Touch With American Catholics
On NBC’s Sunday Today show, correspondent Anne Thompson fawned over President Biden’s Catholic faith and suggested that the pro-abortion Democrat represented “A faith in many ways as divided as the country Joe Biden now leads.” While the segment at least examined the obvious conflict between Biden’s very public touting of his religion and his push for a left-wing agenda that runs…
NBC Rushes to Defend Jill Biden, After Years of Cheap Shots at Melania
On Monday, NBC’s Today show did the bidding of the incoming Biden administration by wailing over a Wall Street Journal op-ed critical of soon-to-be First Lady Jill Biden for use of her academic title “Doctor.” Rather than report real news, the broadcast wasted over three minutes of air time denouncing the “sexist” article. This is the same network that just a few months ago…
NBC Hopes Pope’s New Book is Meant to Be Attack on Trump
During a report for NBC’s Today show on Tuesday, correspondent Anne Thompson eagerly hoped that a new book from Pope Francis was meant to be an attack on President Trump, even though Trump is never mentioned in the text.