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NPR Ombudsman Responds to NB: Diane Rehm's Fundraisers for 'Death with Dignity' Activists 'A Step Too Far'

Elizabeth Jensen, hired by NPR as their new Ombudsman, picked up a question from NewsBusters on how NPR host Diane Rehm can do fundraisers for assisted-suicide lobbying group “Compassion & Choices.” Jensen says she shouldn’t do this, that it’s a “step too far,” noting that NewsBusters picked up on the ethical issue.

NY Times Greets Feeble Free Market Moves in Cuba With Pitiful Obsession Over Income Inequality

The New York Times' left-wing obsession over "income inequality" reached a pathetic nadir in Wednesday's print edition, in Randal Archibold's report on the Communist country injecting some feeble moves toward free enterprise to propShow More Summary

CBS Continues Hyping Hillary Clinton’s ‘New Strategy for Winning’ Ahead of Possible Campaign

Following a morning in which CBS and NBC gleefully promoted Hillary Clinton’s latest public appearance, Wednesday’s CBS Evening News built on that with another shameless promotion of Clinton and her “new strategy for winning” ahead of...Show More Summary

MSNBC, Telemundo Host Díaz-Balart Presses Obama to Expand Amnesty

During an exclusive townhall meeting with President Obama, MSNBC and Telemundo host and townhall moderator José Díaz-Balart twice pressed President Obama to further expand his administration’s controversial new policy to exempt millions of unauthorized immigrants from the application of the nation’s immigration laws.

MSNBC/Telemundo Air Hour-Long Obama Town Hall Touting Illegal Immigration from the Left

On Wednesday night, liberal networks MSNBC and Telemundo teamed up to present a town hall on illegal immigration that featured President Barack Obama before a friendly auditorium of supporters and taking questions that ranged from softballs...Show More Summary

New Yorker Writer: Ideally, ‘Walker’s Indecent and Craven Antics Would Disqualify Him’ From the Presidency

John Cassidy calls the Wisconsin governor “an odious politician whose ascension to the Presidency would be a disaster” but admits, “For all his awfulness, Walker is a serious contender. We’d better get used to it.”

Juan Williams Defends Suspected Brooklyn Jihadists, Says They're Not 'Monsters'

And liberals wonder why they're so often seen as sympathetic to Islamists. Fox News analyst Juan Williams contributed mightily to that perception with comments he made today on Fox's late afternoon show The Five.

On Feb. 25 Program, Matthews Rehashed Tired, Discredited Talking Points on Netanyahu Speech

Hardball host Chris Matthews devoted the first 11 minutes of his February 25 program to rehashing tired, discredited talking points about the upcoming March 3 speech to a joint session of Congress by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Jon Stewart Attacks Fox News: 'No One's Watching Them for the Actual Truth'

After a week of vacation from serving as host of Comedy Central's Daily Show, Jon Stewart leaped into the fray on Tuesday about whether Fox News Channel's Bill O'Reilly was accurate about what happened while he was covering conflicts...Show More Summary

CBS Uncovers New VA Scandal: Dept. Ignored Veterans' Benefits Claims

Wyatt Andrews revealed the details of a new scandal at the Department of Veterans Affairs on Wednesday's CBS This Morning. Andrews zeroed in on how the veterans' benefits office in Oakland, California simply ignored "more than 13,000...Show More Summary

Did Obama's Endorsement Hurt Incumbent Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Now Forced Into a Run-off?

Once you become Chicago's mayor — or one of it alderman, for that matter — getting reelected is ordinarily a fairly easy proposition. The scheduling of Election Day, the fourth Tuesday in February in an off year, is deliberately designed to generate a low-turnout result. Show More Summary

NewsBusted: But, But, Muh Phones! Who Will Tap Them?!

"As the budget debate heats up in the Senate, some worry that if Homeland Security funding does not pass, millions of Americans will no longer be able to get their phones tapped." -- NewsBusted's Jodi Miller

Bozell Blasts IRS Double Standard: ‘Business as Usual’ for ‘Out of Control’ Administration

Appearing on the Fox News Channel’s (FNC) Your World with Neil Cavuto on Wednesday, Media Reserach Center President Brent Bozell reacted to dual news stories surrounding ObamaCare and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as “business as...Show More Summary

Heilemann Hails Hillary: 'Looser, Funnier, More Spontaneous' In Latest Speech

When on his Bloomberg TV show today it came John Heilemann's turn to comment on a clip of Hillary from a speech to a women's conference in Silicon Valley yesterday, I sincerely thought he was going to criticize Clinton's canned delivery. But...Show More Summary

Limousine Liberal Actress Patricia Arquette Steps In It with Her Income Inequality Remarks

Patricia Arquette just can’t stop poor-mouthing—and also putting her foot in her mouth. She turned her Oscar-acceptance speech for best supporting actress (Boyhood) into a 77-cents-on-the-dollar political mini-harangue about women’s supposed unequal-pay problems.

Salon's Joan Walsh Offended RNC Moved to Block Chris Matthews From Primary Debates

He's compared Newt Gingrich to Satan, spewed that Dick Cheney "created ISIS," and railed that socially conservative devout Catholic Rick Santorum wants to set up a theocracy in America. Yet for some strange reason, Salon's Joan Walsh...Show More Summary

Feminists Praise "Choose Your Own [Abortion] Adventure" Interactive Website

In the latest example of “WTH?!” feminism, one liberal blog has taken a stab at conjoining one of your favorite childhood memories with militant abortion activism. This is Fusion has come up with an interactive “Choose Your Own Adventure” game about, of all things, getting an abortion. Show More Summary

Eugene Robinson: 'Obama Derangement Syndrome' Will Harm GOP in 2016

One of MSNBC’s favorite contributors, Eugene Robinson, graced Monday’s Washington Post with an opinion article that accused Republicans of “Obama Derangement Syndrome.” In an article entitled “Deranged by Obama, Republicans are spouting...Show More Summary

NBC Out to Lunch on ISIS's Mass Kidnapping of Christians; ABC, CBS Move On

As of Wednesday morning, NBC's morning and evening newscasts have yet to cover ISIS's kidnapping of up to 150 Christians from northeastern Syria on Monday. On Wednesday, Today yawned at this latest example of the Islamic extremist group's persecution of Christians. Show More Summary

Soros, Ford Foundations ‘Lavish’ $196 Million to Push Internet Regulations

The government could gain unprecedented control over the Internet, depending on the decision made this week by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). It is a move long supported by top liberal foundations to the tune of at least...Show More Summary

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