NYT: FL Under DeSantis:‘Rightward Lurch…Rigid Conservative Orthodoxy'

April 29th, 2022 10:03 PM

Another day, another hostile New York Times story about the star Republican governor of Florida (and potential 2024 presidential candidate) Ron DeSantis: “Rapidly Flexing Power, DeSantis Turns Florida Into a Lab for the Right,” Miami bureau chief Patricia Mazzei portrayed Florida as a hot-headed state throwing a conservative temper tantrum led by a attention-seeking governor :"…

NYT: GOP Pushing Mean-Spirited Issues to 'Inflame...Base at All Costs'

April 15th, 2022 8:00 PM

The New York Times consistently portrays Republicans as marauding culture war aggressors, even when it’s the hard-left that fires the opening shots. In “Republicans See an Opening as Identity Issues Divide Americans,” Katie Glueck and Patricia Mazzei presented Republicans as callous and divisive for pushing legislation in various states that: halt the use of puberty blockers and…

NY Times Tilts Against Requiring Voters to Prove Citizenship

April 3rd, 2022 9:00 AM

How elections are run are the first question of democracy, and The New York Times routinely displays its eagerness to push the partisan Democrat point of view. On Friday, the paper tilted to the left in three different articles about election issues in Arizona, Florida, and New York. The paper painted Democratic hacks as non-partisan while invariably identifying Republicans …

NYT: 'Pain and Disgust’ For GOP 'Appeals to Racism' in KBJ Hearings

March 27th, 2022 12:20 PM

The hearings into Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination to the Supreme Court are over, but reporters at the New York Times are still seething about her supposedly racist treatment at the hands of Republicans. They found some other voices that were angry as well for “How Black Women Saw Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court Confirmation Hearing.” Reporters Patricia Mazzei, Tariro…

NYT Again Takes Bat to Fla. Surgeon General Going 'Against CDC Advice'

March 11th, 2022 11:20 AM

New York Times Miami bureau chief Patricia Mazzei took another rhetorical bat to Florida’s new surgeon general Dr. Joseph Ladapo for rejecting overbearing Covid restrictions and regulations, in Tuesday’s edition: “Against C.D.C. Advice, Florida to Advise Against Covid Vaccines for Healthy Children.” Two weeks ago she unloaded on Ladapo, an immigrant from Nigeria, for resisting Covid…

NYT Unloads on FL’s Black Surgeon General For Resisting Covid Hysteria

February 26th, 2022 2:07 PM

Another day, another hostile New York Times profile of a scientist, Dr. Joseph Ladapo, who doesn’t buy into Covid-hysteria. Ladapo is the newly confirmed Surgeon General of the state of Florida, home of the Times’ least-favorite governor, Republican Ron DeSantis, who reopened the state ahead of blue states, while keeping cases and deaths within bounds. Miami…

NYT Strains to Make DeSantis Anti-Vax, Shrugs Off FL’s High Vax Rate

November 20th, 2021 10:44 AM

The press will never forgive Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a 2024 Republican presidential contender, for flouting conventional wisdom on Covid restrictions and successfully opening the state back up for schools, businesses, and life in general earlier than his peers. Friday’s New York Times story “Florida Curtails Coronavirus Mandates, Reflecting Wishes of Vaccine Skeptics” by Miami…

NYT: ‘GOP Bills Target Protesters (& Absolve Motorists Who Hit Them)'

April 22nd, 2021 10:08 PM

The online headline of the New York Times story was designed for liberal clicks: “G.O.P. Bills Target Protesters (and Absolve Motorists Who Hit Them): "Republicans responded to a summer of protests by proposing a raft of punitive new measures governing the right to lawfully assemble....Some, like Mr. DeSantis, are labeling them “anti-riot” bills, conflating the right to peaceful…

NY Times Concedes 'Boomtown Feel' in Florida, Despite 'Heavy Toll'

March 16th, 2021 6:17 AM

Hesitantly and petulantly, the New York Times is conceding Florida may have actually done something right in its handling of the coronavirus, balancing health and life issues. Patricia Mazzei, the paper's Miami bureau chief, had a front-page slot on Sunday for “Focusing on the Bright Side in the Sunshine State.” The text box injected some caution: “Defying Virus, Florida Has…

NYT Attempts Balance, Fails: Hispanic GOP Stoked on BLM 'Conspiracy'

March 6th, 2021 4:36 PM

In some ways, the front-page story of Saturday’s New York Times by Jennifer Medina offered welcome balance: “As Latino Men Tilt to Right, Democrats Ask Why.” But one paragraph from Medina is attracting much derisory attention on social media.

NY Times Pounces on Florida Vaccine Rollout, Not Andrew Cuomo's

January 12th, 2021 7:45 AM

New York State governor and liberal media darling Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s overzealous bureaucratic orders and general incompetence have led to the shameful waste of Covid vaccinations in his state. The New York Times was so outraged that it put on Monday’s front page a story about…long lines for vaccinations in Florida. Meanwhile, it buried the vaccine scandal right under its nose on…

NY Times Miami Chief Still Lashing Out at Latinos for Trump in Florida

November 22nd, 2020 10:18 PM

The New York Times remains dumbfounded by Donald Trump winning the state of Florida, especially Trump taking a big chunk of the Hispanic vote. Unable to accept reality, the paper’s reporters have been lashing out, especially Miami bureau chief Patricia Mazzei, at it again in Sunday’s lead National section story, “How Miami’s Politics Swung Right and Blindsided the Nation.”…

PATHETIC: NYT Disrespects FL Latinos: ‘Lie’ to Call Biden a Socialist

November 6th, 2020 7:36 PM

The 2020 presidential election hasn’t been decided as of this writing, but the New York Times is bitter and panicky about Joe Biden’s surprisingly big loss in Florida and and dug up a pathetic excuse: Hispanics were the victims of "disinformation"! In Thursday’s edition, reporters Patricia Mazzei and Nicole Perloth trotted out, “Experts Call Disinformation Targeting Spanish…

IRONY: NYT Accuses Conservative Outlets of Spreading Misinformation

October 27th, 2020 2:25 PM

News and opinion the New York Times doesn’t want circulating are conveniently dismissed as “disinformation.” A lead National Section story by Patricia Mazzei and Jennifer Medina from Miami: “Fake Political News Aimed at Latinos To Suppress Vote – A disinformation system that portrays the Black Lives Matter movement as evil threatens to drive down voter turnout.” Tiffany Hsu’s…