Jeff Poor

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Vieira Relentlessly Presses Gore about Presidency

NBC 'Today' anchor urges former VP to run in segment promoting 'Live Earth' concerts.

NY Times Lauds Earning Green for Being Green

'Sustainability' officers earn praise as radical green agenda is downplayed by newspaper.

BusinessWeek Praises French Health Care System

Magazine reports that U.S. could learn 'valuable lessons' from France, glosses over high taxes and other flaws.

Major Media Ignore Bush's Veto Threat over Tax Bill

The planned tax hike carries a billion dollar bill according to Bloomberg.

Newsweek Quiz: What Isn't Causing Global Warming?

Relying on the IPCC report and one-sided experts, the magazine lets the Sun off the hook for climate change.

NBC Fears for Bald Eagle Despite Population Increase

'Nightly News' cites expert who worries that 'new DDT' of urban sprawl will wipe out eagles.

Got Milk? Gas Prices Drop, So ABC Has Some Dairy

With little mention of a 24-cent drop in gasoline prices, 'World News' milks a new consumer gripe.

CBS: NFL 'Putting Profits Ahead of Players'

Report blames player ailments on league neglect without examining circumstances surrounding some complaints.

NBC Labels Hedge Fund Investing 'Dangerous'

'Nightly News' attacks high-risk investors for seeking 'vulnerable' upper-middle class 'targets.'

Bottled Water Ban Not Enough

CNN focuses on Greenpeace response to rule that cans bottles in name of global warming. [correction appended]

'Today' Demonizes Student Loan Companies for Alleged 'Schemes'

As Congress faces loan legislation, NBC show uses horror music and generalizations to frighten viewers.

'American Morning' Offers Another Gloomy Housing Forecast

Reporter calls Realtors' prediction 'optimistic' and labels forecast of no real recovery until 2009 'respected.'

Review: 'SiCKO' Doesn't Offer Cure-All for Health Care

Michael Moore offers a lot of criticism for American health care, but his solution is taxing on viewers, citizens.

Fortune Portrays Hillary Clinton as Corporate Sweetheart

Easton uses list of rich liberal donors to substantiate claim corporate America is betting on Clinton.

CNN's Velshi: Oil companies 'getting off free'

'American Morning' business reporter also knocks GOP for opposition to major new tax.

ABC Uses Fire Tragedy to Push More Government Regulation

After nine firefighters lost their lives, network promotes mandatory sprinklers, low-balls cost.

'Good Morning America' Gives New Meaning to 'Going Dutch'

Study blames American health care system and diet for loss in national average height.

CBS Warns that Warming Could Destroy Global Tourism

Eiffel Tower, Parthenon, and other sites might not survive climate change says 'Evening News,' ignoring many changes structures have survived.

Chavez-Brand Socialism -- Good for Business? Asks BusinessWeek

Dictator has seized private business assets, but magazine finds silver lining despite country's woes.

ABC News Promotes Radical Expansion of Government Entitlement

'World News' makes the case for an aggressive expansion of SCHIP with exploitation of family hardships.