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NBC's Mitchell to Republican: How Do You Justify a Tax Cut for Those Who Don't Need It?
12/7/2010 5:09 PM ET
On Tuesday's Andrea Mitchell Reports, Republican Senator Judd Gregg had to remind Andrea Mitchell that hardworking Americans' money belongs to them and not the government, after the NBC reporter ...
On Today: If It Weren't for this Tax Cut Deal We Could've Had Universal Pre-School!
12/7/2010 12:37 PM ET
Invited on Tuesday's Today show to discuss the tax cut compromise in Congress, CNBC's Erin Burnett initially whined that "We can't afford it" but then went on to tell viewers that if Congress were ...
Meredith Vieira on Seeing Sarah Palin with a Gun: 'Makes Me Nervous'
12/7/2010 1:48 AM ET
The Today show cast, on Tuesday, previewed a guest appearance by reality show star Kate Gosselin on Sarah Palin's TLC show, and after showing a clip of the former Alaska Governor frightening the ...
Befuddled Bill Press Wants to Go Back to the Clinton Era 'Tax Cuts' That Were Actually Tax Increases
12/6/2010 5:18 PM ET
Bill Press appeared on Fox News' Geraldo At Large, on Sunday night, as part of a discussion about whether the Bush era tax cuts would be extended and the former CNN host couldn't get his story ...
Times Editor Feebly Tries to Explain Away Success of Conservative Books on NBC's Today Show
12/6/2010 3:07 PM ET
During a Today show report about how well books written by the likes of Sarah Palin and Glenn Beck are selling, the Times' Jenny Schuessler rationalized that the only reason conservative books ...
On Today: NYT Editor Feebly Tries to Explain Away Success of Conservative Books
12/3/2010 4:31 PM ET
During a Norah O'Donnell report, on Friday's Today, about how well books written by the likes of Sarah Palin, George W. Bush and Glenn Beck are selling, the New York Times' Jenny Schuessler ...
Matthews: John Boehner Wants to Treat the Earth Like His Ashtray
12/2/2010 5:44 PM ET
Chris Matthews, on Thursday's Hardball, assailed Republican Congressman John Boehner for, in his view, trashing the planet because the soon-to-be Speaker of the House announced the slashing of the ...
NBC's Curry Rams Global Warming Bias Into Three Straight News Briefs
12/1/2010 5:54 PM ET
On Wednesday's Today show NBC's Ann Curry managed to thread the theme of global warming through three different news stories, during her 9am news update. The co-anchor began by notifying viewers ...
NBC's Vieira to Robert Gibbs on Tax Hikes: What Happened to Obama the Fighter?
12/1/2010 1:00 PM ET
White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs appeared on all three major morning shows, on Wednesday, and was pressed by ABC, CBS and NBC's anchors about whether or not the President would fold and ...
Today Show Portrays Wiki Leaker as a 'Teased' and 'Harassed' Victim of the Military
11/30/2010 3:10 PM ET
Instead of leading with how Army Private First Class Bradley Manning may have jeopardized national security with his document dump to WikiLeaks, NBC's chief Pentagon correspondent Jim ...
On Today: Matt Lauer Tries to Convince Republican to Go Obama's Way and Raise Taxes
11/30/2010 1:30 PM ET
NBC's Matt Lauer, on Tuesday's Today show, invited on soon to be House Majority Leader Eric Cantor to discuss the meeting of Republican congressional leaders with Barack Obama, and in the process ...
Lauer to Lisa Murkowski: Will You Stand Up to Republicans Who Want Obama to Fail?
11/18/2010 12:20 PM ET
NBC's Matt Lauer, on Thursday's Today show, invited on Alaskan Senator Lisa Murkowski to applaud her presumptive write-in ballot win over Republican candidate Joe Miller and asked if she would now ...
NBC's Mitchell Berates Republican: Are You Just 'Too Busy' to Meet With Obama?
11/17/2010 6:07 PM ET
NBC's Andrea Mitchell, hosting her self-titled MSNBC show on Wednesday, got into a bit of a tiff with Republican Senator John Barrasso over, of all things, a scheduling conflict that kept ...
On Today: Bobby Jindal Slams Obama for His Slow Response to Oil Spill, Lauer Offers Excuses
11/15/2010 2:44 PM ET
Bobby Jindal, on Monday's Today show, slammed the Obama administration for its slow response to the BP oil spill off the coast of Louisiana, charging that: "It seemed like the federal government ...
Today Show Highlights Palin's Negative Poll Numbers in Tease of Her Reality Show
11/15/2010 1:58 PM ET
Norah O'Donnell, on Monday's Today, couldn't resist taking a shot at Sarah Palin, in her review of the former Alaska governor's TLC reality show, as the NBC correspondent trumpeted a recent Gallup ...
Today Film Critic Gene Shalit Retires After 40 Years of Reviewing Movies and the Occasional Liberal Preaching
11/10/2010 6:19 PM ET
After 40 years of delivering snarky movie reviews for NBC's Today show, Gene Shalit is calling it quits, with his final broadcast this Thursday and the long-serving movie critic didn't reserve his ...
George W. Bush Delivers a Basic Economics Lesson to Matt Lauer
11/10/2010 11:41 AM ET
In a follow-up interview to his prime time special with George W. Bush, NBC's Matt Lauer invited the former president on Wednesday's Today show and in the process got an education on how tax cuts ...
Today Show Mourns Over No More Kennedys in Congress
11/8/2010 12:44 PM ET
For the Today show, Democratic Representative Patrick Kennedy's departure from Congress was something to mourn because it represented, as NBC's Matt Lauer lamented, "The end of an era. There's ...
Karl Rove Goes Toe-to-Toe with Matt Lauer on Today
11/5/2010 12:50 PM ET
When NBC's Matt Lauer threw out the tired, overused, standard media line, on Friday's Today show, that the public is tired of all the "vitriol" and wants the Republicans to just work with Barack ...
Matthews Accuses Another Republican of Being Under 'Hypnosis'
11/4/2010 6:53 PM ET
Chris Matthews must be really pleased with himself, after accusing Rep. Michele Bachmann of being under hypnosis, in his now famous election night skirmish with the Minnesota Congresswoman, as he ...
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