Business Articles

Morning Shows Return to Pessimism on Economy

Presidents poll numbers, heating prices cited while Sawyer urges tax hike.

CNNs Serwer Huffs and Puffs about Bad News from Detroit

But business reporter turns around hours later to declare the economy just right.

NBC Ignores 13-Percent-Higher Economic Growth

Other networks give minimal attention to positive news, as downbeat forecasts are proven wrong.

Its Beginning to Look a Lot Likea Very Good Christmas

The medias pessimistic holiday shopping forecasts fail to register with reality.

Media Myths: The Housing Bubble Is Bursting

Media claims about a housing bubble are nothing new

CBS Blows Hurricane Season Death Toll Out of Proportion

Acosta portrays 2005 as deadliest year, ignoring 8,000 killed in Galveston storm.

TV Academy Honors Dobbs, Ignores His Slant on News

Lifetime achievement award honors journalistic work, but skips trend toward advocacy.

Bubble, Bubble, Its the Media in Trouble

Journalists have been forecasting a housing bust for years. When should we start to take them seriously?

CNN Unloads Double Portion of Bias

In the Money segment features uncritical plug of Supersize Me star

CBS Reporter Misrepresents Pump Prices

According to Chen, at $2.15 gas price is just averaging under $3/gallon

As GM Goes, So Go the Media

A Load of Red Bull

New York Times hits energy drink makers as profiting from addiction.

As GM Goes, So Go the Media

Covering layoffs and pension woes, journalists overlook unions colossal harm to the auto industry.

CNN Presents One-Sided Study as Fact

No balance presented in Lou Dobbs Tonight story about 'War on the Middle Class'

Liberals Learn to Laugh at Climate Change, too

Bill Maher, Larry David, and other celebrities wed alarmism with laughs to push agenda.

Business Week Highlights 50 Most Generous Philanthropists

But broadcast media often underreport the $30 billion from the top corporate givers.

Pilgrims and Ingrates

Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price

New film takes criticism of the retail chain to extreme lengths.

ABCs Bill Weir Feels Guilty about Driving SUV

Good Morning America plugs TBS special but doesnt air any critics.

$4B Tax a Hill of Beans to CNNs Serwer

Business reporter also sees spending cuts though spending is still growing.

CNN Ribs Congress on Pork

American Morning gives free-market take on spending taxpayers money.

Time Anoints Tax-Hiking Mark Warner as Great Guv

Magazine praises him for tax hike, ignoring the fact that it was unnecessary.

CNNs Serwer Hopes Senate Has Fortitude to Pass Oil Tax

$5 billion increase wont lower prices, but could hurt oil exploration.

The Trouble with Forecasting

Foxs Changing Climate

Network fails to provide even a hint of balance in global warming special.

Class Warfare

Washington Post columnist looks out the window and sees soup kitchens

CBS Begins Week-Long Gut Check

Correspondent Mika Brzezinski hypes obesity rates in Texas, blames fast food, but not lack of exercise

Class Warfare

Washington Post columnist looks out the window and sees soup kitchens

CNN Barks up Wrong Tree on Oil Profits

Anchor chases fat cat executives, but free-market professor tugs on the leash.