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NY Times Columnist Acknowledges Media Feed Economy Fear
12/8/2008 11:36 AM ET
Writer blames digital age, 24-hour news cycle for spreading worry further, faster.
NBC Discovers Union Role in Auto Industry Turmoil
12/3/2008 4:05 PM ET
Unlike most other coverage, 'Today' segment highlights UAW contracts as 'albatross' for Big Three.
Cramer: Depression Comparisons are 'Scare Tactics'
12/2/2008 11:36 AM ET
CNBC 'Mad Money' host backtracks on Depression warnings, urges calm amid recession.
Networks Gloss Over Geithner's Past, Ignore Criticism
11/26/2008 11:57 AM ET
Broadcast journalists pave way for Obama's Treasury Secretary by praising history, forgetting involvement in Lehman collapse.
Networks Back Big Three Bailout
11/25/2008 2:54 PM ET
As with mortgage bailout, broadcast news outlets support government rescue of failing auto makers.
'Today' Unveils 'Water Footprint' Alarmism
11/21/2008 3:58 PM ET
NBC morning show obsesses over resource, compares H2O to financial crisis.
'Today' Revives Carbon-Spewing 'Ends of the Earth' Special
11/6/2008 4:32 PM ET
NBC morning show misses irony in emitting tons of carbon to travel globe for climate change special.
Networks Obsess Over Polls, Limit Substantive Coverage
11/4/2008 2:15 PM ET
'Big three' cover campaign horse race, surveys nearly eight times more than policy proposals.
NBC's Snyderman: Vaccine-Autism Link 'Not Controversial'
10/30/2008 12:25 PM ET
'Today' medical editor defends pharmaceuticals against activists who 'hijacked' debate, warns against polio and measles outbreaks.
Financial Times Highlights Ethanol 'Bubble'
10/23/2008 10:11 AM ET
British publication does what U.S. media won't, connects high prices to government-mandated biofuel.
Cramer: Bailout Opponents 'Don't Know What They're Talking About'
10/1/2008 10:43 AM ET
CNBC host says economic experts calling for patience and calm in rescue package would bring about Great Depression II.
Bartiromo Says Bailout 'Not About Wall Street Firm'
9/30/2008 10:46 AM ET
CNBC host suggest Treasury secretary explain how bailout would help average Americans.
Stephanopoulos Wonders: Did McCain Blow Up Bailout for Credit?
9/26/2008 2:33 PM ET
Media join Democrats to question GOP nominee's motives in suspending campaign to focus on financial issues.
'Today' Has No Love for Hershey's Kisses
9/19/2008 11:09 AM ET
NBC morning show rolls out another economic indicator cheaper chocolate.
CNN Parrots Dems on Republicans and Economy
9/10/2008 1:19 PM ET
Cable network promotes negative economic news; wrongly accuses GOP of avoiding the issue.
CBS Gives Downbeat Spin of Bush Economy
9/3/2008 1:19 PM ET
'Evening News' cites 'economy in shambles' as stain on presidential record.
CBS, NBC Fawn Over Obama, Ignore GPD Boost
8/29/2008 6:42 PM ET
ABC reports swifter than expected growth, but reminds viewers 'dollar is so weak.'
NBC Attacks Online Dealmakers
8/26/2008 11:14 AM ET
'Today' accuses special offer clubs of misleading customers who don't read the 'fine print.'
Obama Fundraiser Criticizes Candidate's Tax Proposals
8/25/2008 5:40 PM ET
Supporter predicts lowered capital gains tax plan from Democratic presidential candidate as race continues
ABC, CBS Praise Return and 'Reverse' of Harry & Louise
8/20/2008 4:44 PM ET
Broadcast networks incorrectly suggest famous opponents of universal health care now support expansion of government.
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