At DeSantis Debate, NY Times Falsely Cries 'False...Misleading Claims'
October 28th, 2022 9:47 PM
New York Times reporters Patricia Mazzei and Maggie Astor reported on Monday evening’s one and only debate in the Florida governor’s race, pitting sitting Republican Ron DeSantis against Democrat and former state governor Charlie Crist. But under the guise of fighting misinformation on abortion and transgender issues by Ron DeSantis, the reporters spread their own: "....asked whether…
Scarborough Tries To Suggest Crist Is More Conservative Than DeSantis
October 25th, 2022 1:17 PM
MSNBC Morning Joe host Joe Scarborough managed to parody himself on Tuesday’s show when he suggested to Florida Democratic gubernatorial nominee Charlie Crist that the two of them are both more conservative than Gov. Ron DeSantis, who allegedly seeks to centralize power in himself and is against the free market.
MSNBC Accuses DeSantis of 'Violent Language' Towards Fauci
August 27th, 2022 1:11 PM
MSNBC’s Katie Phang was one of several blue checks who fell for a hoax about Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Sunday but, instead of apologizing for that on her Saturday show, she blamed DeSantis’s “dangerous statements” for creating a dangerous environment. Together with Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried, the duo would also condemn Democratic gubernatorial nominee Charlie Crist for being too…
NYT Pits ‘Polarizing...Hard-Right’ DeSantis, Peaceable Centrist Crist
August 26th, 2022 9:38 AM
New York Times Miami bureau chief Patricia Mazzei is still resenting the success of “hard-right” Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, petulance on display in her coverage of the results of the Democratic gubernatorial primary in Florida, in which former Democratic governor, Rep. Charlie Crist, prevailed over more liberal opponent Nikki Fried. Crist, who was quite the liberal Republican himself…
Joy Reid: DeSantis Will Sic Voter Integrity Police on Black People
April 25th, 2022 11:12 PM
On Monday night’s episode of The ReidOut, the vile and race-obsessed MSNBC host Joy Reid opened her show by throwing a tantrum over Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signing into law the creation of a new state election integrity unit that will be tasked with helping the state enforce election laws and crackdown on voter fraud or other election irregularities.
MSNBC's Phang Uses Debut to Plug Dems Fighting 'Hard-Right' DeSantis
April 10th, 2022 10:02 PM
On her new weekend show, MSNBC host Katie Phang did her part to push for the defeat of Governor Ron DeSantis as she trashed the Florida Republican's agenda as "hard right," and provided a softball forum for his likely Democratic opponent, Congressman Charlie Crist.
Muddying the Waters: ABC Misleads Viewers on AG Barr’s Testimony
April 9th, 2019 9:19 PM
In a hearing that was originally slotted to be about the Justice Department’s budget, Attorney General William Barr was grilled on Tuesday by House Democrats about the Special Counsel Report. He told Congress that he asked Robert Mueller to review his letter (which Mueller declined), but not to help him prepare it. During ABC’s World News Tonight, congressional correspondent Mary Bruce twisted…
NYT Hails Joy Reid, 'Hero of the Resistance,' Downplays Anti-Gay Posts
February 11th, 2018 8:55 AM
The front of the New York Times Sunday Styles section features a profile of MSNBC host Joy Reid, “A Hero of the Resistance,” by Laura Holson. The online headline’s subhead: “The daughter of immigrants, she spars fiercely with supporters of President Trump, both on the air and in the Twitter ether.” How original! It was quite the change from Holson's sinister treatment of a conservative female…
AP: Jeb Bush Is Responsible for Jobs Lost Under Charlie Crist
August 7th, 2015 4:00 PM
The Associated Press seems determined to become even worse at "fact-checking" politicians' statements than Politifact, the current cellar-dwellar in that regard. At the rate things are going, the wire service, in addition to richly earning its nickname "the Administration's Press" since January 2009, appears to be in line for yet another: "Associated Politifact."
In his "fact check" following…
CBS: Fla., Wisc. Gov. Races Represent ‘Referendum’ on GOP 'Playbook'
November 3rd, 2014 9:58 PM
On Monday’s CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley, CBS News correspondent Bill Whitaker opined during a roundtable discussion that Tuesday’s governor’s elections in Florida and Wisconsin featuring incumbent Republican Governors Rick Scott and Scott Walker (respectively) will be “a referendum on” the “policies” that the two have implemented in their states based on “the Republican playbook.” After…
Press Covers For Crist Excuses For Florida's Jobs Freefall In His Era
October 22nd, 2014 8:40 PM
At their debate Tuesday night, former Florida governor (2007-2010), former Republican (1974-2010), former independent (2010-2012) and current Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist got out the crying towel over why the Sunshine State's economy was so bad on his watch. He also refused to acknowledge that incumbent Republican Governor Rick Scott deserves any credit for the state economy's…
WashPost Describes Charlie Crist's Bizarre Obsession With Sweat
October 21st, 2014 10:19 AM
While most of the MSM has focused on Florida governor Rick Scott for somehow being unreasonable for objecting to challenger Charlie Crist breaking the debate rules to place a fan between his legs, the Washington Post provides us with some insight as to Crist's bizarre obsession with preventing sweat at all costs.
Matthews Tells Charlie Crist: ’You Got To Beat This Guy’ Rick Scott
October 17th, 2014 12:22 PM
Charlie Crist, Republican turned Independent turned Democrat, is challenging Governor Rick Scott (R-FL) in the upcoming November election and on Thursday night he was treated to a softball interview with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews following the “Fangate” controversy from a recent gubernatorial debate with his Republican opponent. Appearing on Hardball, Matthews obnoxiously called Scott’s actions…
CBS, NBC Again Cover 'Fangate’; Ignore Apology from Debate Officials
October 16th, 2014 10:54 PM
CBS and NBC continued on Thursday night to harp on the so-called refusal of Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott to initially debate his opponent, Democrat and former Florida Governor Charlie Crist, on Wednesday because of Crist’s usage of a fan that broke the rules of the debate.
After each of the “big three” (ABC, CBS, and NBC) mentioned it on their morning newscasts, the CBS Evening News …