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Obama picks Replacement for Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon

WASHINGTON — Chuck Hagel’s replacement in Obama’s cabinet has been named, sources say. It is former deputy defense secretary Ashton B. Carter, who is currently in academia (i.e. higher education). The New York Times reported Carter was Leon Panetta’s no.2 after Panetta resigned last year. The formal announcement will take place later this week, but […]

Chuck Todd’s Wife Helping Former Senator Webb Explore Presidential Bid

Politico’s Dylan Byers reported today that Meet the Press host Chuck Todd’s wife Kristian Denny Todd is working with former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to explore a 2016 presidential bid. “She’s been helping and advising him,” Webb spokesperson Jessica Vanden Berg told Byers. Todd, a Democratic strategist, worked for Webb as his 2006 Senate campaign […]

Media Have Dirty Hands from Ferguson

Looking back on the death and destruction in Ferguson, we can see the dirty hands of the media, especially CNN, now basking in the glow of (relatively) high ratings. Racial violence is a ratings booster and winner.

Media Fairness Caucus Newsletter – December 2, 2014

Read the December 2, 2014 issue (PDF) of the Media Fairness Caucus newsletter.

Disney Newscast Finds Trailer for Upcoming Disney Film Especially Newsworthy

Why is ABC World News Tonight so excited about the new Star Wars movie? There's at least one reason.

3 Count: Street Settlement

Street artist settles his despite with American Eagle Outfitters, Filestube goes legitimate and Kim Dotcom to bring his politics to the U.S.

When the Enemy of the State Is the State

When St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert P. McCulloch explained that some exonerating testimony in the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, came from several African-American eyewitnesses who described Brown as having charged police Officer Darren Wilson before he fired the fatal shots, it was a powerful moment. Such testimony was consistent with physical […]

Still Debunking the Benghazi Debunkers

The Washington Post, like The New York Times, is intent on declaring the Benghazi scandal dead and buried, as suggested in this recent cartoon, and in this more recent editorial.

GOP Staffer resigns amid Obama’s Daughter Controversy, but Media Laughed at Bristol Palin

WASHINGTON — Liberal media hypocrisy at its finest? GOP staffer Elizabeth Lauten, a communications director for Tennessee Republican congressman Stephen Fincher, resigned after posting a comment to her own Facebook page about the daughters of U.S. President Barack Obama. As the Washington Post reported, Lauten posted the following after seeing Malia and Natasha make bored […]

Should The Times Have ‘Left It Out’ — and What, Exactly, Was ‘It’?

Misinformation about whether The Times published a police officer's address provokes a huge reader outcry.

3 Count: Hack and Leak

BMG files a lawsuit against Cox Communications, four Sony movies leak following hack and Kim Dotcom remains free on bail.

Left-Wing Media Continue to Dump on Hillary

The left-wing media, which isn’t happy at the prospect of a Hillary Clinton candidacy—or at least the seeming inevitability of such an occurrence—have stepped up their attacks on the former Secretary of State in an attempt to broaden the potential field. Last week it was the oldest, and one of the most influential, left-wing publications, […]

Hagel’s exit won’t save O’s weak foreign policy

OK, so maybe at least one head had to roll – in this case that of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel – after the murderous mid-term elections which partly reflected Team Obama’s sloppy steering of the ship of state in international waters. But the inconvenient truth about all of this delicious D.C. drama is that swapping […]

White Reds Exploiting Blacks in Ferguson

Another important factor in all of this has been the constant presence of outside agitators, including members of the white communist-led Revolutionary Communist Party (RCP) and the Workers World Party.

British Health Care System is Underperforming, UK’s Prime Minister admits

WASHINGTON — The shining example of ObamaCare, the United Kingdom’s National Healthcare System (NHS), is failing their patients. In a recent public statement, the country’s prime minister David Cameron admitted that the NHS is behind their goals to reduce waiting times in emergency rooms. Now, the typical wait ranges from four hours to eight, or […]

Teachers Union loses 40,000 members, but their Boss gets a Raise

WASHINGTON — Sounds weird, right? The chief leader of a company loses members, but still receives a raise? That is how the National Education Association (NEA) works, apparently. Fox News reported that Dennis Van Roekel got a pay raise of $130,000 while membership went down. As the article said: Van Roekel, who retired this summer, was […]

Majority of Americans say Government should get out of Health Care

WASHINGTON — A Gallup poll showed that a majority of Americans now say that the U.S. government should get out of their health care. The Daily Signal reported 52% of respondents want the government to back out of health care. This is one of many polls which show how Americans do not like ObamaCare after being […]

Iran’s Ayatollah Mocks West over Nuclear Talks Extension

WASHINGTON — Iran called the West’s bluff and won, as negotiations and talks about how to curtail Iran’s nuclear proliferation efforts have been extended to 2015. Now, as the Irish Times reported, the Iranian ayatollah criticized the West for interfering in Iran’s domestic affairs and nuclear proliferation program. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei announced, “In the nuclear […]

Sailing in uncharted Mideast waters

With an anti-war activist as commander in chief who pursues a “progressive” agenda, the result can be devastating. Clearly, the country is being led into uncharted waters. While it is a given that no president in recent history has faced the multitude of threats facing the country, most of them are a result of President […]

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