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Mainstream Media Uses CPAC Coverage to Air Grievances

As the mainstream media has covered the Conservative Political Action Conference, it has interjected several times about how they really feel about conservatives. “For much of America, the FBI, [Department of Justice] and [special counsel...Show More Summary

CNN Rips Trump, Loesch for Calling Florida Shooter a ‘Sicko’

It’s unlikely Nikolas Cruz is watching a lot of television these days as he awaits trial in the deaths of the 17 people shot at a high school in Parkland, Fla. According to CNN, it’s a good thing because some of the things President Trump and others have been saying could be damaging to his […]

Dem Senator Pens Editorial Blasting Wealthy GOP Backers, Neglects Own Billionaire Backers

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D.-R.I.) wrote an opinion piece for CNN headlined, “Sen. Whitehouse: Trump is in the back pocket of billionaires.” However, in his piece, he ignored the wealthy elites who fund his party. Whitehouse criticized...Show More Summary

Fact-Check: Did Trump Say He Wanted to Arm Teachers?

President Donald Trump has often been at the center of fake news controversies, ranging from the moved bust of Martin Luther King, Jr. to the Japanese fish pond on a foreign trip. This past week, the media misreported that on Wednesday, the President wanted to arm teachers. For example, CNN reported, “Trump suggests arming teachers […]

NBC News Worried About Lester Holt’s Ratings Slip

The ratings victories by ABC News’ World News Tonight with David Muir over NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt during the Winter Olympics has executives at the Peacock Network concerned, according to a report from Page Six. Sources told the Post that with Muir overtaking Holt in total audience and closing the gap in the […]

The Guardian Slams Billy Graham in Story Following His Death

Billy Graham, America’s pastor, died Wednesday at age 99. Many mainstream media outlets took care to point out Graham had made statements about being uncomfortable with Jews and gays but otherwise treated the death of a man who is said to have led millions of people to Jesus with respect. But there were a few […]

Florida Shooting Town Hall Yields Just One ‘Solution’ Media Finds Acceptable

The Florida high school shooting provides the best opportunity since Newtown to enact gun control legislation, according to many mainstream media outlets. From the day of the shooting, when they took to Twitter and elsewhere to tell America what it could do with its “thoughts and prayers,” to Wednesday, when they cheered as students protested, […]

Crafting Plagiarism-Resistant Assignments

Nearly all of the focus on plagiarism has been on detection and response. While those are important, there are many ways to prevent plagiarism, including creating plagiarism-resistant assignments. The post Crafting Plagiarism-Resistant Assignments appeared first on Plagiarism Today.

Everytown or CNN? Media Outlet Lists Republican Politicians Based on Assault Weapons Ban Vote

CNN has been criticized significantly by conservatives for its anti-Trump headlines, chyrons, pundits and contributors. In a recent social media post on Twitter, CNN blurred the lines between journalism and political advocacy by listing every single Republican politician in the Florida state legislature who voted against a recent bill to ban assault weapons: Here are […]

WaPo: Trump’s ICE Arresting Immigrants ‘Who Thought They Were Safe’

The Washington Post did not agree with President Donald Trump’s immigration enforcement policies, where he promised on the campaign trail and once he took office to clamp down on illegal immigration and crimes committed by that segment of the population. In a recent article, the Post took issue with Immigration, Customs and Enforcement on “slapping […]

Policy Choices, Not ‘the Market,’ Produce a ‘Small Number of Very Wealthy People’

We hear people asserting that the massive inequality we are now seeing in the United States is the result of an unfettered market. This is a convenient view for those who are on the upside of things, but it also happens to be nonsen...

Painting an Israeli Attack on Syria as Israeli ‘Retaliation’

Media outlets are saying that Israel is “retaliating” against Syria for defending itself against an ongoing Israeli attack.

Next on NPR: Some Think You Should Put Out Fire With Gasoline

Reporting on the epidemic of mass shootings, All Things Considered gave a platform to the gun debate's equivalents of anti-vaxxers, and gave no scrutiny to their claim that more guns are the solution to gun violence.

Media Paints Kasich as ‘Reasonable Republican’

John Kasich is practically the poster child for mainstream media bias. If his name is in a piece, it’s usually to show how this “reasonable Republican” speaks for the people. And if only the Deplorables would realize Kasich, as opposed to President Trump, is the future of the party, the media would find some nice […]

Slate: Users Tweeting in Favor of Conservative Views Have Been Duped by Russia

Every time a story comes out and the public is trying to make sense of it, the mainstream media will claim that while the conservative take on the story might be gaining acceptance, but that’s only because its reach is being expanded dramatically by Russian bots. This came to the fore when Special Counsel Robert […]

Nicolle Wallace: ‘Obama Didn’t Have a Network Distorting the Truth for It — Trump Does’

Former White House communications director under George W. Bush Nicolle Wallace, who is now an MSNBC anchor, took a potshot at Fox News when she said that President Obama didn’t have a network distorting the truth for him like President Trump does. Wallace made her remarks after reading a tweet from former U.S. Ambassador to […]

Media Glosses Over NBC Investigation Where Downtown San Francisco is a Dirty, Unsanitary Place

NBC News conducted a survey of downtown San Francisco, Calif., and found disturbing results in the course of their survey. The survey asked how dirty respondents thought the city is, and the answer, based on a survey of 153 blocks, the city is very dirty: An NBC Bay Area Investigation reveals a dangerous mix of […]

3 Count: Dead Video Games

Judge denies Disney an injunction in the Redbox case, copyright is back on the menu during TPP negotiations and dueling proposals for how to preserve dead video games... The post 3 Count: Dead Video Games appeared first on Plagiarism Today.

CNN Blames NRA for Preventing Passage of Expanded Background Checks

In CNN editor Chris Cillizza’s recent analysis, headlined, “1 number that explains the total madness of gun politics,” Cillizza pointed to a Quinnipiac poll figure to validate his point of how politicians aren’t doing enough on gun control. Cillizza pointed to the 97 percent of Americans who support expanded background checks. However, he did not elaborate […]

Media: Trump Didn’t Collude, But He Should Still Do Something About Collusion

Looking for a new narrative after a Trump-Russia collusion story fell apart last Friday, the mainstream media circled back to Russia — and how President Trump should focus on Russia anyway. Trump declared victory after Special Counsel Robert Mueller put to rest the narrative the president colluded with Russia with his indictment of 13 Russians […]

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