Compare and contrast: Fox News vs ABC News


Even today, Media Matters is still pushing their tired meme about the “Glenn Beck boycott.” As I’ve explained, this boycott literally cannot work, because cable TV has a different business model than broadcast television.
Speaking of which…
It’s sad to see the George Soros Steno Pool desperately pushing their “boycott” non-story in light of reports like this:

Exhibit [...]

Some of My Best Guests are Black: Meltdown with Keith Olbermann, Part 36


Just here to make you feel better about yourself, Keith.
Last week, Keith Olbermann stepped in it with a race-baiting rant that accused the Tea Parties of being racist because they are supposedly white people “surrounded by people who look exactly like you.”
When various conservative bloggers, including me, called him on the fact that MSNBC’s anchor [...]

CPAC 2010 – Final Day


The final day of CPAC 2010 (Saturday 2-20) did not disappoint.  An array of conservative heavy-hitters, panel discussions and film offerings kept things interesting and conference attendees engaged.  The exchange of ideas and the inherently intellectual exercise that is conservatism was fully in evidence.
Things got off to a rousing start with a short but passionate [...]

Chris Matthews Goes “Jay Walking”


One of Jay Leno’s funniest bits on the Tonight Show is when he goes trolling in Hollywood for people who know nothing about America.  They don’t know what country we fought to be independent from, what century the Civil War was in, etc.
MSNBC commentator Chris Matthews is a frequent Leno guest; but Thursday night, he [...]

Worst Research in the Wooorrrrllld! Meltdown with Keith Olbermann Part 34


Hey, Keith, this is not a rifle!
In his latest great Bob Lee Swagger thriller, I Sniper, author Stephen Hunter has a character state sarcastically, “Someone once defined a newspaper gun story as ’something with a mistake in it.’”
You’d think that if Keith Olbermann was going to mount his high horse, do a superior act and [...]

Tea Partiers are Like the Founders—Racists! Meltdown with Keith Olbermann Part 33


Attention Tea Partiers!  Keith Olbermann has finally admited that you have chosen appropriately in identifying with the Founders.  You DO have something in common with the people who established our nation.
You are all racists.
OLBERMANN: And I know phrases like “Tea Klux Klan” are incendiary and I know I use them in part because I’m angry [...]

LAST CALL: Pubescent Politics, Liberal Cannibals and Rachel’s Rejection


A DAILY WRAP-UP OF SOME OF MY FAVORITE BLOG POSTS OF THE DAY
You can debate tax reform after you clean your room!
Calvin Freiburger explores the hubris of youth in his post about the considerable buzz surrounding 14-year-old conservative author Jonathan Krohn, offering a healthy perspective on the ambitious, pubescent teen. A grain of salt…
Brains and [...]

John Murtha: Requiem for a Corruptocrat


MARINES EQUIPMENT

We’re not supposed to speak ill of the dead. But those whom the deceased viciously smeared deserve to be defended.

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, and Don’t Even Pretend to Be Fair–Part II: Don’t Tell


Why is the media trying to censor and stymie a substantive, merit-based discussion of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”?

Chris Matthews May Have Accidentally Said Something Smart


Every mother has at least one story of a child that says something embarrassingly truthful; unexpectedly exposing a family secret. After the initial redness fades, it usually falls into the family memory bank; to be later withdrawn at family gatherings.
When a politician does it, it’s called a gaffe. Although the redness doesn’t usually appear until [...]