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WaPo: 'Bruno' a Commentary on America's Fear of Sex

It's not the flaunting of sexuality, it's the sexuality itself.

Jacko Telethon: Primetime Broadcast Network Coverage Devotes One Third of All News to Pop Star's Death

Breakdown of the ABC, CBS and NBC evening newscasts shows Michael Jackson's death dominating coverage with 4 times more TV than any other story in 13-day span.

TV Cheerleader to Go for Other Team

'Heroes' character could turn lesbian.

Washington Post Report Ignores Failure of Embryonic Stem Cell Research

Adult Stem Cells 73; Embryonic Stem Cells 0. But Post readers wouldn't know it.

The 12 Days of Michael

Overabundance of news about Michael Jackson's death promotes celebrity as nation's top priority.

CMI Commentary: 'Question Authority' – Especially When it's on the Back of a Car

The stickier problems of bumper morality.

Front-Page Story Gets Nostalgic for Summer School

Education reporter Sam Dillon doesn't question using the economic "stimulus" money for funding summer school classes facing the budget ax.

MSNBC Contributor Doesn't Understand Why 'White Americans' Think Jackson Coverage Excessive

Touré appears on new Snyderman show to say media should take 'a couple of months, if not a couple of years' before exploring star's troubled past.

ABC Ignores Obama's Hypocritical Stance on Gay Marriage

Website neglects to mention president's support of traditional wedlock.

Hardees' Distasteful Ad

Restaurant runs dirty doughnut holes ad.

On 'Bruno,' MSNBC Gets the Message

'Morning Meeting' promotes controversial movie.

Even in NYC Valedictorians Story, It's All About Obama

Bleech: "Call them members of the Obama generation: Seven of New York City's valedictorians, invited to discuss the future - theirs, the city's, the world's - could not help circling back to ...

Duke U. Official Attempts to Sell 5-Year Old Son for Sex: MSM Out to Lunch

Could the media's epic failure be reluctance to report on a gay dad abusing a black child?

GMA: 'Secret Life' Gives 'Great Advice' to Teens

ABC normalizes teen promiscuity and pregnancy.

'World News' Uses Sanford Scandal to Make Sexist Claim against Male Politicians

ABC News political analyst Cokie Roberts suggests male politicians wouldn't cheat 'if they were thinking with another part of their body.'

PBS Wages War on Pro-Lifers

We're the domestic terrorists?

A King-Sized Problem

Burger King's suggestive advertisement leaves little to the imagination.

Media Laud Title IX; Ignore Dark Side

Sixty-five percent of broadcast discussions focus on gains by female athletes and white-wash the negative effects on men.

To NBC it's About Jon & Kate … Minus Eight

'Today' focuses on show's ratings, not on children.

NBC: Homosexuals the Only Ones 'Willing to Fight' for the Obsolete Institution of Marriage

Today has a woman in a failed marriage tell viewers why marriage is out-of-date.

Hypocritical Tears for "Red Scare" Victims in '50s NYC

Ralph Blumenthal on Communist teachers dismissed from NYC schools: "It was the height of the Red Scare, and the nation was gripped by hysteria over loyalty and subversion....The Board of ...

Obama Supports Defense of Marriage Act … but You Wouldn't Know It

'Obama folks have gotten to the mainstream media,' according to gay activist.

'Today Show': Don't Stay Together for the Kids

NBC guest, ignoring evidence, suggests divorce is sometimes better for children.

'Nurse Jackie:' A New Spin on the Profession

Showtimes' series gins up controversy with unethical, immoral nurses.

Wolffe: President Missed Reverand's Rantings Because 'He Wasn't Much of a Churchgoer'

Obama biographer and former Newsweek columnist claims politician used church attendance for votes and was 'lucky' Wright details didn't surface before Iowa.

Reporter to 'Idol's' Lambert: 'Are You Bi-Curious?'

ABC gives you all you ever wanted to know about contestant's sexuality -- and more.

The View Attacks Palin's Letterman Response; Behar backs Palin…Kind Of

Other panelists think governor went too far in the defense of her daughter.

16 and Pregnant? No Big Deal

MTV's new documentary normalizes teenage pregnancy.

Today Show Defends Letterman's 'Joke'

Host Matt Lauer grills Palin on her response to sexual joke about daughter.