‘Daily Show’ Digs at TV Media’s Failure With McChrystal Story

“Approximately 11:04 Eastern Standard Time, the American news media finally realized they kind of suck.” Hearkening back to legendary newsman Walter Cronkite’s famous announcement to the nation about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, when journalism was journalism and not sensationalistic claptrap, Jon Stewart took aim at the 24-hour news networks and their response […]

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Politicians Use Fox For Visibility

By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer NEW YORK — Three of the top five choices in the Southern Republican Leadership Conference’s recent straw poll on favorite 2012 presidential candidates had more than one thing in common: They’re all on the Fox News Channel payroll. Mike Huckabee hosts his own weekend show at Fox, Newt Gingrich […]

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Chris Matthews On Obama: ‘Forgot He Was Black’

NEW YORK — MSNBC’s Chris Matthews says President Barack Obama has done so much to heal racial divisions that he “forgot he was black” while watching his State of the Union address. Those four words – “forgot he was black” – so instantly set the Twitter world afire that Matthews came back less than 90 […]

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Matthews Apologizes to to West Point Cadets

BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – MSNBC’s Chris Matthews apologized yesterday for saying that President Barack Obama had traveled to an “enemy camp” at West Point to address the nation on the war in Afghanistan. The pundit had made the remark Tuesday during on-air analysis of Obama’s speech, noting that he saw skepticism and little […]

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