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The President’s Address of Lies

Obama’s previous State of the Union address claimed last year would be a “breakthrough year.” In this year’s State of the Union address he announced that he would turn the page. Turning the page on last year’s grandiose and dishonest claims is what Obama does with each new address. Each year terrorism has been permanently defeated […]

Progressive Policies Are Popular–So Why Should Democrats Be Afraid of Them?

in his State of the Union analysis, Wolf Blitzer suggests advocating progressive economic policies could "hurt Democrats"--even though polls show widespread support for such measures, including, in many cases, from Republican voters...

Artist Luc Tuymans Loses Plagiarism Case, Raises Questions

Artist Luc Tuymans has lost a copyright decision in Belgium. However, this case is just one of many difficult judgments about appropriation and photos.

Obama's SOTU: Not Enough Blood, Sweat or Tears

The Washington Post's Dana Milbank complains that Obama's State of the Union address didn't have enough terrorism in it. Why, it only mentioned "terrorism," "terror" or "terrorists" nine times!

Boko Haram Leader Claims Responsibility for Massacre and Threatens More

Truly sad, but we knew they did it all along. Will Obama be concerned about this, after his brief “#BringBackOurGirls” social media campaign?

Media Fairness Caucus Newsletter – January 21, 2015

Read the January 21, 2015 issue (PDF) of the Media Fairness Caucus newsletter.

3 Count: Sling Big

Judge rules in favor of Dish in dispute with Fox over AutoHop and Sling, Costco wins big in lawsuit against Omega and alleged Madonna leaker arrested.

Deflate-Gate: New England Patriots used Under-Inflated Game Balls

Uh, so does this mean that the Patriots are disqualified and the Colts make it into the Super Bowl? Nah, but they did lose in terrible fashion!

Joni Ernst: America has been Hurting under Obama

Sad, but true. Joni Ernst is the new GOP darling and gave a solid response to Obama’s State of the Union address.

Paul Ryan: “Opportunity for Everybody” Plan will Help Americans

Paul Ryan, now the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, put forward a plan to reform America’s tax code and help all Americans.

Missed Joni Ernst’s Response to Obama? Read it here

It’s not a bad speech and it highlights J-O-B-S. Good job, newly-elected U.S. Senator!

Charlie Hedbo Quickly Sells Out in New York City

Take that Islamic terrorists! New Yorkers snapped up all available copies of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo just hours after it went on sale.

Global Warming is Obama’s New-But-Old Shiny Object

Somehow, climate change cough global warming cough is more important than reviving the American economy and increasing American prosperity.

State of the Union by the Numbers: Just 1 More Left from Obama

Good news, huh? One more State of the Union address to hear from Obama. But did you hear how much Michelle Obama’s jacket cost?

15 Ways that Obama Wants to Spend MORE of Your Money

Yup, as if Americans were not hurting in this economy, Obama outlined at least 15 more ways to take your money.

Islamic State Planning to Launch Online TV Channel

The Islamic State (ISIS) is readying plans to launch a 24/7 television channel to preach its jihadist message to the world. According to Variety, ISIS posted two Arabic-language teasers for the channel that will be called the Islamic Caliphate Broadcast. The Israeli daily Haaretz reported that one of the programs will offer guidance and support on […]

Obama claims Victory after Democrats were Pummeled in Midterms

Talk about a disconnected, disillusioned president tooting his own horn. Did he not realize he lost the majority in the Senate and led to gains in the House?

Obama’s State of the Union attacks Stay-at-Home Moms

A really good take from Tim Carney over at the Washington Examiner. Obama wants tax credits for moms who work, but what about the moms who choose to stay home? Obama may push moms to enter the workforce, whether they like it or not.

Google More Trusted News Source Than Traditional Media

Proving just how little the public understands how journalism works, a new survey by Edelman shows that search engine giant Google is now more trusted as a news source than traditional media even though it does no original reporting...

The Foreign Policy Failures of 2014

Despite administration claims to the contrary, 2014 was the year of failure on the foreign policy front. In every area of the globe chaos or instability reign. The Middle East is a cauldron of warring factions and theological imperatives. Libya is falling under the sway of radical groups each trying to gain control of Tripoli. […]

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