Category Archives: Lamestream Media

Fox News Fury Over Conservative Thought

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Thursday night on Megyn Kelly’s show, National Review editor Rich Lowry announced details of his magazine’s latest issue titled “Against Trump.” As Lowry explained to Kelly, there is a concern among many conservatives in this country that Donald Trump is not a candidate who will espouse conservative principles if he goes on to become the…

Has Media Cronyism Dismantled Conservatism?

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Yesterday, Fox News’ popular early-evening show The Five led with a huge news story —  one that could change the very face of the 2016 presidential election. No, I’m not talking about that inconsequential drivel about Hillary Clinton having intel from our nation’s most secretive, classified government programs on her personal, insecure email server.  Who…

Bill O’Reilly Enters the ‘Trump Spin Zone’

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I wrote a piece last week on how some influential conservative pundits have been making excuses for (and even cheer-leading) Donald Trump’s conduct in this presidential campaign, while holding the other GOP candidates to a much higher level of scrutiny. One name I left off that list was Fox News host, Bill O’Reilly. It’s not…

Is the Media Railroading Ben Carson…Or Doing Its Job?

Ben Carson

When someone runs for the most important office in the country, they should expect their past to be thoroughly scrutinized by the media. Actually, let me rephrase that: If they’re a Republican, they should expect it. If they’re a Democrat…well, there’s at least a chance it will happen. Regardless, the media should be digging into…

The Self-Martyrdom of John Harwood

John Harwood

I probably spend too much time on Twitter. That’s an admission I would have never envisioned myself making about three years ago, when I had absolutely no interest in the popular social media service. I didn’t get its appeal, I didn’t understand the point of using it, and I was honestly kind of irritated by…