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Dan Rather To Those Beating War Drums: Send Your Kids Or 'Don't Even Talk To Me'

Here's something we don't hear often enough from the talking heads in our media. As Tom Kludt at TPM pointed out, about the only person we've heard something similar from was Katrina vanden Heuvel when she told Bloody Bill Kristol to...Show More Summary

Dan Rather Attacks War Supporters Who Don’t Send Own Kids To Fight: ‘I Have No Patience With You’

Dan Rather, former anchor of the CBS Evening News, appeared on CNN’s Reliable Sources to harshly criticize those in Congress calling for the U.S. to take military action against the terrorist group ISIS. Speaking to anchor Brian Stelter...Show More Summary

Dan Rather: If One of My Staffers Were Held Captive, I’d ‘Negotiate for Ransom’

Appearing on “Reliable Sources” yesterday, Dan Rather reacted to the beheading of journalist James Foley and described what he’d do if one of his journalists were captured by terrorists. “If some member of our ’Dan Rather Reports’ team...Show More Summary

Dan Rather Goes After Pundits Calling For War

Dan Rather says television pundits calling for war should send their own kids or “don’t even talk to me.” “All of these people on television, some of whom I have enormous respect for, it unsettles me to hear them say, listen, we the United States have to ‘do something’ in Ukraine, we have to ‘do [...]

Dan Rather to Pundits Calling for War: Send Your Own Kids or ‘Don’t Even Talk to Me’

4 days agoNews : Mediaite

Veteran journalist Dan Rather told Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter that the scores of pundits calling for action in Iraq, Syria, and elsewhere were reminiscent of the buildup to the 2003 Iraq War, which Rather called a blunder of "historic proportions," and that hawks needed to be prepared to send their own kids to battle before they so cavalierly recommend it for others.

Carl Bernstein Gushes Over Dan Rather and His 'Brilliant' Response to Nixon

One liberal journalist praised another liberal journalist on Monday's CNN Tonight. Former Washington Post reporter Carl Bernstein appeared along with Dan Rather to discuss the 40th anniversary of Watergate. Host Alisyn Camerota played...Show More Summary

Rather: Americans Need To Accept Not Obama's Fault for US Influence Decline

On CNN on Tuesday, former CBS "Evening News" anchor Dan Rather was asked about President Barack Obama's critics complaining he is not using his influence around the world to quell ongoing international crises. Rather said, "The biggest...Show More Summary

Dan Rather: Easier Now for White House to Hide Wrongdoings from Media

Former CBS anchor Dan Rather said today's mainstream media make it easier for presidents to get away with malfeasance. On Sunday's State of the Union on CNN, in a segment about Richard Nixon and Watergate, host Candy Crowley asked Rather,...Show More Summary

Dan Rather Impressed That Redford Will Play Him as 'Truth-Telling'

On Friday, The Washington Post reported what may be obvious. On his own website, disgraced former CBS anchor Dan Rather is thrilled someone’s making a Rathergate movie based on a book by his producer Mary Mapes, the Bonnie to his Clod. Show More Summary

Robert Redford Will Play Dan Rather in ‘Truth’

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

Having helped dramatize the Watergate scandal in All the President’s Men, Robert Redford will also bring the so-called “Rathergate” scandal to life in a new movie. Redford is attached to play Dan Rather in Truth, about the controversy that marred the end of his career. Show More Summary

Robert Redford to play Dan Rather in new film

Robert Redford will play Dan Rather in a film about the former CBS anchor's disputed report about President George W. Bush's National Guard service.

Dan Rather gets an answer that age-old question: Who would play you in a movie?

In today’s “scripts ripped from the headlines” news, the story of the story that took down veteran newsman Dan Rather is making its way to the big screen. “Truth and Duty,” based on the book of the same name written by Rather’s former “60 Minutes” producer Mary Mapes, will star industry heavyweights Robert Redford as Rather and Cate Blanchett as […]

Revisionist History of Dan Rather’s Revisionist History

When the progressive establishment gets caught in a lie, it knows just what to do: lie about the lie. Who better to lie about a liar than Dan Blather’s leftist media comrade Robert Redford? Next up for Redford looks to be playing a very famous real person in the form of Dan Rather. Show More Summary

Redford Will Use 'Truth' to Resurrect Dan Rather's Reputation

Per the Hollywood Reporter, Oscar-winner Robert Redford has agreed to portray disgraced newsman Dan Rather in an adaptation of the 2005 memoir "Truth and Duty: The Press, the President, and the Privilege of Power." The book was written...Show More Summary

Robert Redford to Star as Dan Rather in ‘Rathergate’ Biopic

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

"Rathergate" is officially becoming a movie. Robert Redford is set to play former CBS News anchor Dan Rather is a new film that focuses on the controversy surrounding Rather's 2004 60 Minutes report about President George W. Bush getting special treatment while serving in the Air National Guard during the Vietnam War. Show More Summary

Newswire: Robert Redford to play Dan Rather in movie about George W. Bush scandal

Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett have signed on to play Dan Rather and his former producer, Mary Mapes, in a dramatization of “Rathergate,” the scandal that ended the newscaster’s storied career in 2004. James Vanderbilt, best known...Show More Summary

It's hard to fathom why a movie about Rathergate — with Robert Redford as Dan Rather — is being made.

Years ago, Redford played the role of another newsman, Bob Woodward, in "All the President's Men," the story of 2 dogged journalists who were wildly successful. They brought down a President and sparked an American love affair with "investigative...Show More Summary

Dan Rather's Sad Final Controversy Is Getting A Movie

For twenty-four years, Dan Rather was the face of CBS News. During that time, he broke countless stories and reported on hundreds of world-changing events. Unfortunately, his career is remembered in some circles for only one: The Killian Documents Controversy. Show More Summary

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