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Matt Bai's Mag Cover Story Deals with 'Extremist,' 'Far-Right Republicans' of Campaign '12

More charm from Matt Bai: The GOP needs "someone who can take the call for austerity in Washington and make it sound more like a high-minded reform movement (in the tradition of a Robert La ...

Scarborough Lashes Out at Cain and Bachmann: They Don't Understand 'Basic Policy'

According to MSNBC's Joe Scarborough, Herman Cain and Michele Bachmann"don't even understand basic policy, basic economics, basic foreign policy." The Morning Joe anchor on Tuesday expounded on a ...

Ann Curry Fawns Over Democratic Senator 'Trying to Inspire a Lot of People'

In a softball interview with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand on Monday's Today, co-host Ann Curry praised the New York Democrat for "galvanizing women to become economially empowered" and "trying to ...

NBC's Savannah Guthrie Gushes Over 'Tireless' Hillary Clinton's 'Blunt Talk and Personal Charm'

In an interview light on substance and heavy on praise with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton aired on Monday's NBC Today, correspondent Savannah Guthrie fawned: "Hillary Clinton of course is ...

CBS: Coffee 'Might Be Heading for Extinction' Due to Climate Change

On Monday's Early Show, CBS took advantage of Americans' love of coffee to hype climate change, bizarrely claiming that "your morning cup might be heading toward extinction." Contributor Taryn ...

Debunking Claims of an Anti-Obama Media Bias

The national media have certainly NOT been giving Barack Obama a rougher ride than the GOP candidates, but a new study by the Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism is fueling the myth that, as ...

Disdain for 'Right Wing' Position on Global Warming: 'We Look Like a Joke, Right?'

"In the United States, the right wing of the Republican Party has managed to turn skepticism about man-made global warming into a requirement for electability, forming an unlikely triad with ...

'Do the Bankers Get It?' Asks Condescending Times

Liberal condescension at the Times over privately whispered opposition to the Occupy Wall Street protests: "As the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations have grown and spread to other cities, an open ...

Two Jill Abramson Profiles Bring Up Accusations of Liberal Slant

Ken Auletta on Jill Abramson, the Times' new executive editor: "An editorial voice in news stories adds credence to the frequent charge that the Times' news reporting often displays a liberal bias ...

Networks Gush Over 'Rock Star' Bill Clinton's Birthday Bash with Lady Gaga

The network newscasts over the weekend proved that no occasion is too small to fawn over "rock star" Bill Clinton. Over the course of three days, the morning shows and evening newscasts donated ...