Category Archives: Media Bias

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…

The CNBC Debate — a Media Hit Job

If you know anything about how the so-called mainstream media operate, you know that liberal journalists will run over their grandmothers with a tractor-trailer truck to get a by-line or some face time on television, but will always salivate more when going after a Republican than a Democrat. And in the CNBC Republican presidential debate,…

Media Disinterest in the Benghazi Revelations

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Yesterday was a long day of testimony in the Benghazi hearings. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, aggressive Republican questioners, and what were essentially Democratic defense attorneys sparred over points that have been argued exhaustively both in Washington and in the national media. While it was previously determined that the deaths of four American patriots…

Fox News’ Breathtakingly Friendly War on Donald Trump

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Even before the GOP presidential debate from earlier this month, claims were beginning to float across the Internet that media mogul Rupert Murdoch was determined to use his cable news branch, Fox News, to derail Donald Trump’s candidacy. The theory seemed to stem from tweets that Murdoch posted which harshly criticized Trump’s campaign rhetoric. It…