Conservative website Newsbusters is outraged, OUTRAGED! that MSNBC's Chris Matthews compared opponents of marriage equality with proponents of slavery and segregation. When Fox News' Shep Smith made almost the same comparison, though, the site didn't deem it headline-worthy, although they did point out that Smith was showing his "true colors," whatever that means.
What either Newsbusters article failed to even attempt was to explain how the comparison was wrong.
On Wednesday, Fox News anchor Shepard Smith seemed to commend President Obama on his public endorsement of gay marriage, saying he was "now in the 21st century" while blasting Republicans for being on the "wrong side of history." Di... Read Post
Minutes after Barack Obama came out for gay marriage, Wednesday, Chris Matthews appeared on MSNBC to compare opponents of such unions to "wolves" and to link them to supporters of slavery. Warning of political danger to the Presiden... Read Post