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‘CNN Tonight’ Commercial Promotes Don Lemon and Alisyn Camerota as Co-Hosts

Alisyn Camerota‘s role at CNN seems to be getting clearer. This evening, we noticed a commercial running during the 5pmET hour of “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer” teasing tonight’s episode of “CNN Tonight” at 10pmET. The graphic...Show More Summary

CNN Wastes No Time Speculating about Killer in New ISIS Video

12 hours agoNews : Mediaite

Let it never be said CNN is behind the facts. In fact they’re often ahead of them, as was Wolf Blitzer Tuesday afternoon when he quickly tried to ascertain from his correspondent if the killer in the videotaped execution of freelance American journalist Steven Sotloff was the same as the one in the videotaped execution [...]

Thursday Cable Ratings: Blitzer #1 in Demo Across CNN and MSNBC

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

With 295K viewers in the 25-54 demo during the 6 p.m. hour Thursday evening, CNN's The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer was the highest-rated show of the night across CNN and MSNBC. Wolf Blitzer's show was also #1 in the demo at 6 p.m., beating Fox News' Special Report, though regular host Bret Baier was out and Shannon Bream was filling in.

Dem Rep: Police Disregarded the Constitution

Thursday on CNN's "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer," Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) said the local police went too far and essentially disregarded the Constitution when they arrested reporters. Cleaver said, "I think also some of the officers there, I think seem to have the idea that the Constitution is not a document that we have to embrace. Show More Summary

Blitzer to Toobin: Why Can’t Police Just ‘Shoot to Injure’ Instead of ‘Shoot to Kill’?

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Wolf Blitzer discussed the shooting of Ferguson teenager Michael Brown on CNN today, and asked Jeffrey Toobin why police don't just "shoot to injure." He said instead of officers going right to "shoot to kill" if they believe they're in danger, they could fire a warning shot or just shoot to injure instead.

The Ratings Ticker: Williams, Bolling, Univision

During coverage of the death of Robin Williams last night, Fox News drew the most cable news viewers in the demo and in total viewers in primetime. However, Wolf Blitzer filling in for Anderson Cooper topped Bill O’Reilly‘s show at 8pmET in the demo. Show More Summary

ED DRISCOLL TO WOLF BLITZER: If you’re surprised, it’s because you’re not paying attention….

ED DRISCOLL TO WOLF BLITZER: If you’re surprised, it’s because you’re not paying attention.

GOP Rep. Peter King to CNN: Obama ‘Putting Off the Inevitable’ in Iraq

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

President Barack Obama's announcement that he has approved military airstrikes on ISIS in Iraq was not enough to satisfy Rep. Peter King (R-NY), who appeared on CNN with Wolf Blitzer Friday to criticize what he referred to as the president's "mixed messages" on the issue. Show More Summary

Iraqi Yazidi Confronts Wolf Blitzer Over ‘Devil-Worshipper’ Comments

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

During CNN's coverage of the escalating humanitarian crisis in Iraq Thursday night, Wolf Blitzer welcomes a member of the American Yazidi community, Basim Alali, to help shed light on the religious minority that has been persecuted by ISIS and is currently stranded on a mountaintop without access to food and water.

Wolf Blitzer: Iraq 'Falling Apart,' 'Not the Way It Was Supposed to Be'

CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer said that Iraq was “seemingly falling apart” on Thursday’s “Wolf.” “The whole country of Iraq seemingly falling apart right now," Blitzer said. "This was not the way it was supposed to be after President Obama announced that all US forces would be leaving. Show More Summary

How the Media Craft Victory for Hamas

On Tuesday, CNN’s Wolf Blitzer hosted Hamas spokesman Osama Hamden. The week before, Hamdan labeled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “a new image of Hitler” on the network. But now, for some reason, Blitzer stumbled into a random act of journalism: He asked Hamdan about comments he had made suggesting that Jews used Christian blood in matza. Show More Summary

VIDEO: Watch CNN’s Wolf Blitzer Treat Hamas Terrorist with More Respect Than GOP. CNN, of course, …

VIDEO: Watch CNN’s Wolf Blitzer Treat Hamas Terrorist with More Respect Than GOP. CNN, of course, has a long history of providing dictators and terrorists with PR services in exchange for access. Just because they apologized for it doesn’t mean they stopped. My advice to the GOP — since they treat you worse than terrorists, [...]

Glenn Beck Eats ‘Christian Blood’ to Make a Point About Hamas

4 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

On Monday, CNN's Wolf Blitzer confronted Hamas spokesperson Osama Hamdan over comments he made suggesting that Jews use Christian blood to make matzoh. While Hamdan insisted that he has "Jewish friends," he did not directly deny that antiquated claim.

CNN Busts Hamas Spokesman: You Believe Jews Slaughter Christians to Make Matza with Their Blood!?

Osama Hamdan, Hamas' spokesman in Doha, Qatar appeared on CNN with Wolf Blitzer today and delivered deeply unaware anti-Semitic throwaway...

Hamas Spokesman On CNN Invokes The ‘Some Of My Best Friends Are Jews’ Defense [Watch]

On Monday, Hamas spokesman Osama Hamdan was interviewed by Wolf Blitzer on CNN. Usually these interviews take the form of the interviewer asking a series of anodyne questions which the Palestinian interviewees ignore in order to repeat their standard mantra of ‘occupation.’ etc. This interview appeared to he headed towards the same formula, until Blitzer

The friends of Osama Hamdan

(Scott Johnson) Hamas spokesman Osama Hamdan appeared on CNN’s Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer yesterday. Blitzer grilled Hamdan about his recent recycling of the Christian blood libel against the Jews (video below). Hamdan filibusters, Obama style. Show More Summary

Deputy National Security Adviser: We Are Monitoring Ebola Situation Closely

Monday on CNN's "The Situation Room With Wolf Blitzer," Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken, after being interrupted by a press conference on the patient in New York who recently returned from a West African country is being tested for Ebola, said the White House is closely monitoring the Ebola situation. Show More Summary

HAMAS SPOKESMAN: 'I Have Jewish Friends'

Hamas spokesman Osama Hamdan employed a novel defense against accusations of anti-Semitism in an interview with CNN on Monday evening. "I have Jewish friends," Hamdan declared. Hamdan made the argument after host Wolf Blitzer confronted him about inflammatory comments he allegedly made about Jews during Hamas' ongoing battles the Israeli government. Show More Summary

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