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Fox host Megyn Kelly repeated two long-debunked myths regarding the Obama administration's response to the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, ignoring congressional testimony, military experts, and even photographic evidence in order to...Show More Summary
From the December 3 edition of Fox News' The Five: Previously: Rush: NFL Wearing Pink For Breast Cancer Proves There's A National Assault On Masculinity Limbaugh: Use Of Concussion-Preventing Technology In NFL Proves "Everything In Our Culture Is Being Chickified" Fox's Eric Bolling On Girls Playing Football: "This Is More Of The Wussification Of American Men"
From the December 3 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Sean Hannity Show: Related: Reuters: Obama announces funding for AIDS research, prevention Previously: REPORT: World AIDS Day Gets 15 Seconds On Fox News To The Right-Wing Media, It's All An Obamacare Distraction So Now Fox News Thinks "Distractions" Are A Bad Thing?
Fox News host Neil Cavuto refused to listen to the facts about the nation's desperate need for more infrastructure spending, instead repeatedly shouting that prior funding must have been "stolen" because some infrastructure "still sucks." This week Rep. Show More Summary
From the December 3 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously: O'Reilly: "Most Of The Poor Are In That Circumstance Because Of Poor Personal Decision-Making" Bill O'Reilly: "The Obama Administration Is Encouraging Parasites...Show More Summary
New York Times columnist Joe Nocera called recent asbestos litigation a "scam" and complained that "tens of thousands" of asbestos cases are "bogus" and "phony," despite no evidence of widespread fraudulent asbestos claims. Nocera dedicated his most recent column to attacking victims of asbestos exposure and their attorneys. Show More Summary
In 2013, broadcast evening news programs have largely ignored the need for the economy to return to full employment, instead placing overwhelming focus on debt and deficit reduction. What Is Full Employment? Bernstein And Baker: Full...Show More Summary
From the December 3 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show: Previously: Levin Attacks Christie For Meeting With Obama: "Same-Sex Politicians" Getting Together To "Check Out The Jersey Shore" Fox's Bolling: Christie Should "Act Like A Republican" And Stop Praising Obama For Sandy Response Conservative Media Turn On Governor Christie Following Romney Defeat
From the December 3 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show: Previously: Limbaugh Mocks Call For More Racial Diversity In Colleges Limbaugh: For Democrats, "Education Is Indoctrination" At "All Levels" Limbaugh: "Were I In Charge," Education "Would Be One Of the First Places We Cut"
New tax filings acquired by Mother Jones reveal that the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity received 80 percent of its grant money from the Donors Trust, dubbed the "the dark money ATM of the conservative movement." As...Show More Summary
Both CNN and MSNBC devoted significant coverage to the Obama administration's commemoration of World AIDS Day on December 2. Fox News, on the other hand, spent less than 20 seconds acknowledging President Obama's speech outlining significant new efforts to combat the spread of HIV/AIDS. Show More Summary
Local North Carolina newspapers cited two right-wing sham think tanks and published op-eds by their staffs while often failing to note their connections to the state's Republican party and to a major conservative donor. North Carolina...Show More Summary
National Review Online (NRO) managed to inaccurately report the findings of a Kaiser Health News article on primarily Spanish-speaking enrollees in California's health insurance exchange as applicable to all Latinos. For California's...Show More Summary
From the December 3 edition of Fox Business' Varney & Company: Previously: Rush Lashes Out At The Pope Over Critique Of Inequality Catholic Group Denounces Rush Limbaugh's Attack On Pope Francis
The Republican strategy for the 2014 midterm elections is not a secret: tie the Affordable Care Act to vulnerable Democrats and hope it will drag them down to defeat. The road to GOP control of the Senate runs through Arkansas, where Rep. Show More Summary
The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the gun industry's trade group, is pushing back on a conspiracy theory promoted by right-wing media that the Obama administration is using the Environmental Protection Agency to eliminate theShow More Summary
Book review magazine Kirkus Reviews praised The Benghazi Hoax as a "strong defense of the Democratic response" to right-wing myths about the attack on the diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya. In a review of The Benghazi Hoax, an e-book...Show More Summary
On a seemingly never-ending hunt for bad news about Hillary Clinton and her political prospects, the New York Times recently published a front-page article about how the former first lady is busy trying to mend fences between herself...Show More Summary
Syndicated columnist and radio host Dennis Prager uncritically recited Stephen Jimenez's shoddily-reported claims that Matthew Shepard's 1998 murder wasn't an anti-gay hate crime, using the claims put forth in Jimenez's discredited book...Show More Summary
From the December 3 edition of Fox News' Fox & Friends: Previously: Top 4 Obamacare Myths About Millennials Dispelled Fox's Dangerous Advice To Millennials: Opt Out Of Health Insurance Until You Get Into An Accident How Right-Wing Media Have Impeded The Return To Full Employment