The Stopped Clock– Correct Twice in One Day: Meltdown with Keith Olbermann Part 7


Returning from extended leave, Wednesday, Keith Olbermann was delivered a Welcome Home gift from the conservative web site Newsmax—a column which all but called for a military coup against Barack Obama.
OLBERMANN: On the heels of a survey posted on Facebook asking should Obama be killed, one right wing columnist has floated the idea of [...]

A Spoonful of Saccharine: Maddow accuses Senator DeMint of “Treason”


Click here to learn more about Tim and Alissa Birkel’s “A Spoonful of Saccharine” series critiquing The Rachel Maddow Show.
If you get your news from MSNBC, or any other wholly-owned subsidiary of the American Left, then you probably have very little understanding of what’s happening in Honduras. If you’ve heard anything, no doubt you’ve had [...]

Media Matters defends Kevin Jennings with “scare quote-fu”


On the left, using so-called scare quotes has become a favored polemical trick. You know what I mean: they put quotation marks around words or phrases, either to denote sarcasm and cynicism, or to engender doubt about a concept’s value and accuracy.
Scare quotes are a kind of hipster secret handshake — a shorthand way of [...]

MSNBC Continues to Ridicule Sarah Palin


Morning Joe is one of only a few shows on MSNBC that conservatives can watch without being insulted every couple of minutes. Of course, that doesn’t mean much considering that the network employs talk-show hosts like Keith Olbermann and Rachel Maddow, but to give credit where credit is due — Morning Joe is normally [...]

Media Matters mocks heavily armed man who hunts his own food and may be insane


That’s right: Media Matters is now going after… Ted Nugent.
Today the Media Matters website proclaims: “Nugent jumps on Beck bandwagon: Obama and Carter the “real racists” who “have been destroying black America for decades”
Then, using their patent-pending “clever leftist rhetorical trick” technology, “senior fellows” at Media Matters today cut and paste excerpts from something the [...]

Rep. Grayson says Republicans Want Sick People to “Die Quickly” in a “Holocaust”


Representative Grayson of Florida has created an uproar with vicious attacks on Republicans.

The Village Voice Continues to Blow Smoke To Smear Horowitz


So the Village Voice has a deceitful response to David Horowitz, who called them out on their smear. Rather than address Horowitz’s critique (that the Voice tried to depict him as a racist), Roy Edroso instead tries to further muddy the waters:

We have Horowitz saying, “Hill is one of a community of black intellectuals promoted well [...]

MSNBC “News” Lie Smears Anti-Socialist Doctors


“Now they’re resorting to sneaky tactics.” — Ed Schultz.
On last night’s edition of MSNBC’s “The Ed Show,” Ed Schultz and his guest “exposed” a shocking scandal: the National Republican Congressional Committee is harrassing doctors and placing their names on ads opposing Democratic health care reform against their will. An NRCC group called the Physicians Council [...]

When the Left-Wing “Racism” Smear Becomes Truth, Print the Smear


Newcomers to political activism may be surprised to learn that this summer was not the first time the Left had used lies and distortions to smear its opponents as racist. As David Horowitz pointed out Monday, this is the Left’s defining modus operandi and has been for a generation: as he writes, “the left’s chief [...]

Joy Behar Becomes a Talking Head and Spews Her Venom on Glenn Beck


Joy Behar gets own show on HLN and slams Glenn Beck.