Dick Cheney Hates Checks and Balances?

Maureen Dowd declared on PBS that journalism is vital because "checks and balances is what Dick Cheney is trying to destroy."

NBC Puts Downspin on Climbing Stock Market

'Nightly News' touts housing and auto problems instead of near-record average.

Restaurants Left out of Stories on Trans Fat Ban

Network news ignored or downplayed criticism of New York City's proposed food regulation.

CNN Claims Small Price Drop Indicates Widespread Housing Problems

'American Morning' overemphasizes slight decline with tales of a bubble that has 'burst.'

Times Editors on Greenhouse: No Comment

While former Public Editor Daniel Okrent was stunned and media-establishment heavyweights stroked their chins, Times editors refused to comment to NPR on the very liberal Linda Greenhouse speech.

NPR Reporter Stunned At Linda Greenhouse Speech

National Public Radio media reporter David Folkenflik was stunned by a June speech at Harvard by Times reporter Linda Greenhouse, which was very explicitly liberal.

CNN's Serwer Dismisses Market Conspiracies

But his network has toyed with gasoline price-fixing conspiracies for weeks.

A Moldy Bowl of Chile

The Times panned a play about Salvador Allende, the first elected Marxist in the Western Hemisphere back in 1970, but not so much the "dignity and idealism" of Allende's politics.

NBC, CBS Downplay Good News about Economy

Consumer confidence, market performance news undercut by hurricane fears, corporate scandal sentences.