Jim Acosta's 'Democracy in Peril' Debut Was as Dumb as You'd Expect
If you are like the overwhelming majority of Americans and did not tune into Jim Acosta’s debut of the low-rated CNN show Democracy in Peril, you weren’t missing much. In fact, you can probably guess what was said by Acosta and his conga line of leftist guests.
We’ve Survived 2021! Here’s the Most-Read NewsBusters Blogs From 2021
Continuing what’s become a staple of our year-end packages, NewsBusters used our Google Analytics to compile our ten most-read stories from 2021, which saw four writers from our News Analysis Division seeing stories crack the top ten along with one from MRC Culture and two from MRC’s Free Speech America.
GHOULS Use Harry Reid's Death to Push for Abolishing Senate Filibuster
On Tuesday night it was announced that former Democratic Senate Leader Harry Reid passed away at age eighty-two. Although even the passing of one of their beloved party leaders didn’t stop CNN and MSNBC from ghoulishly exploiting his death to push for repealing the Senate filibuster.
Eyeroll: Acosta Suggests Obnoxious Christmas Gift for Fox Viewers
It’s a stiff competition to beat Brian Stelter for the most obnoxious CNN journalist, but Jim Acosta showed he is always up to the task this past Saturday.
BREAKING: CNN Finally FIRES Chris Cuomo ‘Effective Immediately’
Early Saturday night, CNN and boss Jeff Zucker fired long time CNN host Chris Cuomo “effective immediately” following a year-plus of ethics-free behavior from both parties as Cuomo worked with and gave softball interviews to his brother, scandal-ridden former Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY).
Acosta, Stelter Lecture About Decency, Decry 'Transphobic' Congressman
On Sunday afternoon's CNN Newsroom, anchor Jim Acosta and Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter decried Congressman Jim Banks as Twitter blocked his congressional Twitter account for proclaiming trans woman Biden appointee Rachel Levine was a "man." This was a "game," Stelter said, and a "political stunt."
WashPost's Wemple Calls Out CNN's Trashing of Joe Rogan
In a piece posted on Thursday evening, Washington Post media reporter Erik Wemple called out CNN for the liberal news network's refusal to admit that they misinformed viewers in claiming that podcast host Joe Rogan used "horse dewormer" to treat his COVID infection.
Bozell: CNN’s Acosta Is ‘A Hound Dog for Self-Aggrandizement’
Appearing on Newsmax’s Spicer & Co. Monday evening, Media Research Center President Brent Bozell called out leftist CNN anchor Jim Acosta for smearing former President Trump as “twisted and evil” figure with “darkness that fills his soul.” In response to that unhinged rhetoric, Bozell explained that Acosta “is just a hound dog for self-aggrandizement.”
Fake News Jim Acosta’s CNN Show Has Been a Complete Failure
In one of the least shocking developments to be published on NewsBusters, CNN carnival barker Jim Acosta’s tenure as late weekend afternoon CNN Newsroom host has gone less than swimmingly as, since he took over April 3, the timeslot has lost almost half its viewership. Nielsen Media Research measured the three months prior to Acosta taking over (December 28, 2020 to March 28, 2021) versus…
Jim Acosta Rips Tucker Carlson as a 'Human Manure Spreader'
CNN weekend anchor Jim Acosta dropped more bombs on Saturday, calling Tucker Carlson a "human manure spreader" and Xeroxing Joy Reid's talk of an "American Taliban" in Texas.
GOP Rep Torches Jim Acosta on Afghanistan, CA Recall Race
Hack journalist Jim Acosta couldn’t keep up as his Republican guest schooled him on his own show, Sunday, over President Biden’s Afghanistan debacle. Acosta repeatedly tried to blame President Trump for the Taliban takeover, but Issa exposed the journalist’s utter hypocrisy.
NY Times RAGES at Fox as Their Reporter Repeats Obama Talking Points
The New York Times is raging at Fox News over an interview their reporter Annie Karni gave to CNN's Jim Acosta on Saturday night. Karni summarized the Obama view at the end of the segment that Team Obama (or Democrats in general) felt Obama's hundreds of birthday well-wishers were a "sophisticated, vaccinated crowd." In other words, only Trump fans are "super spreaders" when they…
Jim Acosta Suggests Naming New COVID Variants After GOP Officials
CNN's Jim Acosta has gone from yelling at President Trump to the wasteland of late afternoons on the weekends. To grab liberal attention and praise on Saturday's CNN Newsroom, Acosta even went so far as to suggest that new COVID variants be named after Republican officials, like "the DeSantis variant," after the governor of Florida.
NewsBusters Podcast: WashPost Slams Peter Doocy, Promoted Jim Acosta
The Washington Post has "honored" Fox White House reporter Peter Doocy by highlighting his exchanges with Biden press secretary Jen Psaki in the briefing room. Doocy gets "fact checked" by media reporter Paul Farhi...but in 2018, Farhi and the Post didn't check on CNN's Jim Acosta as he told them he was all about the facts, not about damaging Trump.