Category Archives: CNN

Too Late, Too Little, Too Bad

Our Failed Political Press Over at PressRun, Eric Boehlert caught a quote from Marty Baron, the retiring Editor of the WaPo in an interview with Der Spiegal on his failing to call a lie a lie: We had to be … Continue reading

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Vocabulary and Terms Are Important, CNN

CNN tells us… US says Capitol rioters intended to ‘capture and assassinate’ elected officials I’m already pissed off: if they were planning on assassinating elected leaders, that is the very definition of insurrection (a violent uprising against an authority or … Continue reading

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Is Our Media Learning?

Both Sides Don’t A startling thing just happened at CNN: “Let’s state what happened on Wednesday for what it was: an insurrection by supporters of President Donald Trump storming the US Capitol. They were the definition of a mob. “The … Continue reading

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Better Late Than Never, I Guess?

“Well, there are some people that are so mendacious, I just wouldn’t put them on air. Kayleigh McEnany, I never booked her. Jason Miller from the Trump campaign, I would never book him. These are just people who tell lies … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day/Week/Month/Year?

Cooper: That is the President of the United States. That is the most powerful person in the world and we see him like an obese turtle on his back flailing in the hot sun… pic.twitter.com/0s9x0OqjjH — Acyn Torabi (@Acyn) November … Continue reading

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CNN Strikes Back!

This is some world-class shade: Kirstie, you are welcome to change the channel – just like countless viewers did every time “Veronica’s Closet” came on TV. But don’t downplay the loss of nearly 230K American lives. And please, wear a … Continue reading

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Our Failed Political Press, Part Infinity

Noted birthday cake fiend and all-around fascist Tom Cotton gives us a master class in projection: Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) on Trump's refusal to commit to peaceful transfer of power: There will be “in January 2025, after President Trump finishes … Continue reading

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CNN Fails Us Again

There are so many reasons to hate Jeff Zucker’s commitment to make the entire CNN channel a reboot of the Jerry Springer Show, but this morning’s example is stark: CNN legal analyst Jeffery Toobin called Democrats “wimps” and questioned if they … Continue reading

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Holy Crap, Jeff Zucker, CNN WTF?!

As awful as Tucker is, this is a bombshell report. As always, we repeat our favorite Zucker Quote:

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(UPDATED) The Atlantic Magazine: ‘More to Come’

#LoserGate CNN’s Reliable Sources: New York (CNN Business)Jeffrey Goldberg, editor-in-chief of The Atlantic, said his magazine’s story about Trump calling Americans who died in battle “losers” and “suckers,” was just the tip of the iceberg. “I would fully expect more … Continue reading

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