Wolf Blitzer was awarded with the Sol Taishoff Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism earlier this week from the National Press Foundation. “He’s kind of like Cher…people just call him Wolf,” CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker said in a special montage made by CNN for Blitzer. Show More Summary
Christiane Amanpour Scolds Wolf Blitzer: 'You Have To Be Really Careful' About Ukraine Facts Christiane Amanpour and Wolf Blitzer had a tense moment on CNN Monday as the two journalists sparred over how to portray the facts of the political situation in Ukraine. Show More Summary
CNN's Wolf Blitzer distorted comments by Hillary Clinton to criticize her for "compar[ing]" Russian President Vladimir Putin with Adolf Hitler, even though Putin is not engaged in genocide. But Blitzer ignored Clinton's reported statement...Show More Summary
The conventional wisdom has solidified on Netanyahu's speech at AIPAC yesterday. He's a man of peace. The New York Times and Politico and Wolf Blitzer all reflect this, though there's been no substantive shift.
Coverage of the turmoil in Ukraine got tense last night on CNN, as Christiane Amanpour berated host Wolf Blitzer at the end of a segment for informing viewers of what the Russian take on the new Ukrainian government is. Amanpour warned...Show More Summary
If John Travolta ever has to say Wolf Blitzer's name in front of an audience, you might hear something like "Will Butter," according to Slate.com's "Travolta-fier" name generator. After the actor severely mispronounced "Idina Menzel" when presenting the singer/actress at Sunday's Oscars ceremony - he called her Adele Dazeem for some reason - he unwittingly […]
During a segment on the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine on yesterday’s “The Situation Room,” Christiane Amanpour got into it with her colleague Wolf Blitzer over his reporting of the story. “You’ve gotta be really careful...Show More Summary
On Friday afternoon, as the first reports of Russian troops entering the Crimea region of Ukraine began to emerge, CNN's The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer managed a rare win over its MSNBC competition in the 25-54 demographic.
CNN’s Chief International Correspondent, Christiane Amanpour, informed network anchor Wolf Blitzer on Thursday that there was no indication that Russian forces were planning to intervene militarily in Ukraine. Less than 24-hours later, Russian forces militarily intervened in Ukraine.
According to Michele Bachmann, legalized discrimination “eviscerates free speech.” Asked by host [Wolf] Blitzer what she thinks Governor Jan Brewer should do with the bill sitting on her desk, Bachmann replied that we need to have “tolerance” for people on both sides of the issue. “I think what we need to do is respect both […]
Sen. Bernie Sanders had a pretty simple answer for CNN's Wolf Blitzer when he asked him what he would say to his fellow members of Congress who claim that the United States can't afford to pay for expanded benefits for members of our military. SANDERS: If you can't afford to take care of your veterans, then don't go to war. Show More Summary
CNN's Wolf Blitzer hounded Rep. Michele Bachmann over Arizona's religious freedom bill on Wednesday and "disagreed" that religious beliefs of business owners are being violated when they are forced to act against their consciences and serve all customers. "Americans are very tolerant people. Show More Summary
On Tuesday’s “The Situation Room” on CNN, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) addressed the prospects of a former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton 2016 presidential run in an interview with host Wolf Blitzer. According to Rubio, much of that comes the lapses that led to the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack. Show More Summary
(CNN) - Sen. Marco Rubio questioned how formidable a candidate Hillary Clinton would be if she runs for the White House again. And Rubio, in an interview on CNN's "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer," indicated that he and his political mentor, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, could potentially go head-to-head as they both weigh […]
CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer brought Jeffrey Toobin aboard Monday’s The Situation Room to expound on his New Yorker magazine blog, “Clarence Thomas’s Disgraceful Silence,” posted on Friday. After quoting how Toobin derided Thomas as an “embarrassing”...Show More Summary
Ted Nugent took credit for Piers Morgan’s “ass thrown out” at CNN. He warned Don Lemon and Wolf Blitzer that they’re next. Talking Points Memo reported, via Politomix: Thank Ted Nugent for the gift of Piers Morgan’s primetime show coming … Continue reading ?
Toobin told CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer that he has a theory as to why the Court will not allow television cameras in during proceedings: they do not want to be made the butt of comedian Jon Stewart’s jokes.
From the February 23 edition of CNN's Reliable Sources: Previously: CNN's Wolf Blitzer Condemns Ted Nugent's "Subhuman Mongrel" Attack On Obama CHART: Fox News Ignores Texas Candidate Greg Abbott's Ted Nugent Controversy Nugent Offers...Show More Summary
Ted Nugent apologized for calling President Obama a sub-human mongrel. At least, that's what Wolf Blitzer tells us he did, but when I listened, I heard no apology at all. When asked directly about whether he would apologize to the President...Show More Summary
Life would be so much easier for CNN, Wolf Blitzer, and the rest of the mainstream media if they would just come out and admit that they want to destroy Republicans and empower Democrats. If Wolf would just use his outside voice to admit...Show More Summary