During the 6 p.m. ET hour Thursday evening, CNN's The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer more than doubled MSNBC's PoliticsNation with Al Sharpton in the 25-54 demo, 132K to 65K. Fox News' Special Report with Bret Baier was #1 with 344K in the demo.
In the latest of what Wolf Blitzer calls a “tough exchange” between Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) and Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), Schultz fired back at the GOP presidential candidate on Wolf’s show Tuesday afternoon. Last Wednesday, Wolf read a statement from to Paul Schultz on the matter of abortion exceptions: “Here’s an answer. Show More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) Rand Paul's defense of his aggressive, interrupting response to the Today show's Savannah Guthrie is that he's an equal-opportunity asshole. He told Wolf Blitzer that "I've been universally short-tempered and testy to both male and female reporters." To which I say: Prove it. Show More Summary
Wolf Blitzer confronted Rand Paul on CNN earlier about his supposedly rude and "abrupt" treatment of female interviewers.
CNN's Wolf Blitzer utilized a regular liberal media double standard on Wednesday's AC360: giving a liberal guest the kid glove treatment, while tossing tougher questions at a conservative – in this case, Mollie Hemingway of The Federalist website. Show More Summary
It's amazing watching a one-noter like Tom Cotton try to turn every issue back to Iran and our need to blow up Iran and rebuild it as an annex of the American Enterprise Institute. Cotton told Wolf Blitzer that whatever is happening to gays and lesbians in Arkansas, at least they don't "hang you for the crime of being gay" like they do in Iran.
Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) told CNN's Wolf Blitzer Wednesday afternoon that critics of Religious Freedom Restoration Acts, like the one his governor just declined to sign, should get some global "perspective" on gay rights.
Countless foreheads hit countless keyboards at 11:23 on Dec. 16, when Wolf Blitzer, reacting to Jeb Bush’s Twitter teasing of a Facebook announcement that he “will actively explore the possibility of running for President of theShow More Summary
I’m down: Rep. Peter King (R-NY) appeared on CNN’s The Situation Room Monday afternoon and when Wolf Blitzer asked him to explain his statement that compared Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) to a “carnival barker,” the Republican congressman opted not to walk back his comments but instead take about a dozen steps forward. “We need intelligent [Read more...]
On Monday, the 5 p.m. hour of The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer was the highest-rated program across CNN’s schedule in both the 25-54 demo and total viewers. Wolf Blitzer‘s 5 p.m. hour came in second place in the demo with 127K viewers, more than doubling MSNBC's The Ed Show, which came in third with 62K. Fox News' The Five was #1 in the demo (322K) and total (2.269M).
Representative Peter King went on CNN to talk with Wolf Blitzer about Senator Ted Cruz's presidential announcement yesterday. His praise for his colleague was muted. Although Cruz "may be an intelligent person," King said, "... he oversimplifies, he exaggerates... he doesn't provide leadership and he has no real... More »
Rep. Peter King (R-NY) hammered longtime rival Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Monday, telling CNN host Wolf Blitzer that he did not want Cruz to become his party’s next presidential nominee. “I hope that day never comes,” King said. “I will jump off that bridge when we come to...
Rep. Peter King (R-NY) appeared on CNN's The Situation Room Monday afternoon and when Wolf Blitzer asked him to explain his statement that compared Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) to a "carnival barker," the Republican congressman opted not to walk back his comments but instead take about a dozen steps forward.
DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz told CNN's Wolf Blitzer Tuesday afternoon she would not seek Florida's Senate seat in 2016. She had been uncertain about a run as recently as yesterday.
In reaction to Hillary Clinton’s press conference on Tuesday addressing her email scandal, CNN host Wolf Blitzer praised the softball question asked by a Turkish reporter about gender playing a role in the media coverage of the scandal...Show More Summary
The 6 p.m. hour of The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer was the highest-rated program across CNN's schedule on Wednesday in both the 25-54 demo and total viewers. In the demo, the The Situation Room also beat every show on MSNBC.
Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz was on CNN today and things got heated when Wolf Blitzer pressed him on whether inviting Benjamin Netanyahu to speak to Congress without first consulting the White House has damaged the relationship between the United States and Israel.
That’s what Ms. Harf did yesterday (see below), after she caught flak all over the place for her absolutely clueless argument concerning ISIS and … jobs. Appearing with Wolf Blitzer, here’s how it went down: When Wolf Blitzer observed that the poverty-breeds-terrorism theory is hopelessly flawed and that high-profile attackers like Osama bin Laden and […]
(Scott Johnson) Wolf Blitzer invited Marie Harf on CNN’s Situation Room this afternoon. Blitzer sought her out to expand on her remarks on the administration’s approach to dealing with the Islamic State terrorists. Harf thinks that we must attack old-fashioned “root causes” of the material kind. Show More Summary
Before CNN’s Wolf Blitzer ever asked a question, he had billed his live “Situation Room” interview with Jordan’s foreign minister Nasser Judeh as an exclusive no less than three times. An “exclusive” bug remained on screen for the duration...Show More Summary