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‘NBC Is LYING’: Tucker Slams Network For Holding Blockbuster Weinstein Story

  ‘NBC Is LYING’: Tucker Slams Network For Holding Blockbuster Weinstein Story Justin Caruso Media Reporter Fox News’ Tucker Carlson slammed NBC News Thursday over their treatment of the Harvey Weinstein story. “So let’s be clear. NBC is lying,” Carlson said, in reference to the network’s claims over the spiking of Ronan Farrow’s blockbuster story on Harvey Weinstein’s sexual abuse. Farrow’s story, delayed by NBC News, was taken to The New Yorker and published this week. The Daily Caller co-founder asked, “Why did a purported news organization kill a blockbusterRead More

Media Research Center Study Shoots Down Clinton’s Claim Of Media Bias Hurting Her Campaign

  Study Shoots Down Clinton’s Claim Of Media Bias Hurting Her Campaign Nick Givas Media Reporter News networks ran almost twice as many scandalous stories about President Donald Trump than about Hillary Clinton during the 2016 campaign, according to a Friday study from The Media Research Center. Trump’s 2016 coverage got a higher percentage (42 percent compared to 32 percent) of negative coverage than Clinton, and controversies surrounding his campaign received at least twice as much as Clinton’s, 1,032 minutes compared to 488 minutes from the major networks, the MRCRead More

GOP Candidate Infuriates CNN Host With Response ‘Intellectually honest? Coming from CNN…’ [VIDEO]

  GOP Senate Candidate Dukes It Out With CNN Host [VIDEO] Amber Athey CNN host Kate Bolduan and VA Senate candidate Corey Stewart had an explosive exchange Thursday while talking about the political violence in Charlottesville, Va. Stewart, who is running against Democrat Tim Kaine for the US Senate, defended President Trump’s insistence that “both sides” were responsible for violence in Charlottesville. “No one has been talking about, except for the president and myself, about the violent Antifa that have been equally to blame for the violence that occurred,” StewartRead More

The 5 Biggest NY Times Screw Ups This Year

  Here’s A List Of The 5 Biggest NY Times Screw Ups This Year Jack Crowe Politics Reporter The New York Times reported Monday the outlet had “obtained” an unpublished government draft of a climate change report some feared President Trump would suppress, but it turned out the draft has been available online since January. In light of this oversight, which TheNYT has since issued a correction on, here is a list of the biggest errors, inaccuracies, blunders, misrepresentations and general failures from the paper of record so far inRead More

Kellyanne On Russia Critics: They Said ‘Watergate,’ It’s Not Even ‘A Watermelon’

  Kellyanne On Russia Critics: They Said ‘Watergate,’ It’s Not Even ‘A Watermelon’ Ted Goodman Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, blasted the media for its non-stop coverage of unsubstantiated claims that Russia colluded with the Trump campaign to influence the 2016 presidential election. “We were promised the next Watergate,” Conway said. “We don’t even have water polo. We don’t have a watermelon.” Appearing on “Fox News Sunday,” host Chris Wallace asked Conway if Trump was considering moving Attorney General Jeff Sessions from the Department of Justice to leadRead More

FACT CHECK: MSNBC Host Attempts To Claim Clinton State Department Sale Of Uranium To Russia Is A ‘Conspiracy Theory’ [VIDEO]

  FACT CHECK: MSNBC Host Fact Checks Clinton Foundation ‘Conspiracy Theory’ [VIDEO] David Sivak MSNBC host Joy-Ann Reid attempted to fact-check a guest on her program Sunday who raised allegations that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton approved the sale of a uranium production company to Russia in exchange for donations to the Clinton Foundation. Reid called the allegation “an entirely made up conspiracy theory” perpetuated by the right. Verdict: False The Clinton family’s longstanding ties to the uranium company in question have received serious scrutiny by news outlets acrossRead More

CNN Staff Reeling After Personal Info Leaked

  EXCLUSIVE: CNN Staff Reeling After Personal Info Leaked Betsy Rothstein Reporter Several anchors and reporters at CNN have had their home addresses published and have received threats of rape and other violence in the wake of a story published by Andrew Kaczynski, who heads up the network’s investigative K-FILE team. Anti-network trolls are encouraging viewers to wrongly accuse CNN staffers of pedophilia and child pornography. There is also “tons of anti-Semitism.” “Frustration” is the predominant feeling inside CNN, The Mirror has learned. Kaczynski published a story on the 4thRead More

Associated Press Corrects False Claims In Four Trump-Russia Reports

  Associated Press Corrects Big Falsehood In Four Trump-Russia Reports Rachel Stoltzfoos Reporter The Associated Press “clarified” a false claim it’s been running in stories about President Trump and Russia on Friday, conceding in a release it’s not the case that 17 intelligence agencies “agreed” on the hacking narrative. The correction to four reports on Trump and Russia comes the same day The New York Times issued a similar correction to a Maggie Haberman report. Both TheNYT and the AP now say the claim they’ve been floating for months isRead More

New York Times Issues Correction Of 17 Intel Agencies ‘Agree’ Claim

  NYT Corrects Story Claiming 17 Intel Agencies ‘Agree’ On Russia Holmes Lybrand Fact Check Editor at The Daily Caller News Foundation The New York Times issued a correction Thursday on an article that incorrectly claimed all 17 U.S. intelligence agencies agreed that “Russia orchestrated the attacks, and did it to help get [Trump] elected.” The original article, published June 25, covered certain reactions that President Donald Trump gave in response to Russian cyber attacks and interactions with the 2016 presidential election. The NYT’s correction notes that: “The assessment wasRead More

CNN Producer Caught On Camera Saying Trump ‘Probably Right’ About Russia ‘Witch Hunt’ [VIDEO]

  Hidden Camera Catches CNN Producer Saying Trump ‘Probably Right’ About Russia ‘Witch Hunt’ [VIDEO] Justin Caruso Contributor A video released Tuesday by James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas shows a CNN producer speaking candidly about the network’s coverage of President Trump and Russia. In the hidden camera video, John Bonifield, a “Supervising Producer” at CNN Health, talks about how CNN uses the Trump-Russia allegations to boost ratings and how directions to focus on it have come from CNN’s CEO Jeff Zucker. When asked by the Project Veritas reporter, “But honestly, youRead More