Notable Quotables http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/8/all en Championing Obama's Big Government 'Generosity,' Slapping GOP 'Pettiness' and 'Disrespect' http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/championing-obamas-big-government-generosity-slapping-gop-pettiness-and-disrespect <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 2 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/Jan262015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=438143" title="Jan262015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>As If Media Bias Had Nothing to Do with It</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2015/january/ChuckToddHoneymoon.jpg" width="300" /></span> “He [President Obama] got the post-election honeymoon, not the Republicans.”<br /><strong>— NBC’s Chuck Todd on<em> Nightly News</em> before the State of the Union on January 20.</strong><br /><br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/championing-obamas-big-government-generosity-slapping-gop-pettiness-and-disrespect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc American Sniper Andrea Mitchell Barack Obama Brian Williams Chuck Todd Communism Cuba George Stephanopoulos Matt Lauer MSNBC NBC State of the Union Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:45:45 +0000 rich.noyes 48085 at http://mrc.org Leave Influencing Elections to Us Biased Journalists; Mocking the 'Barking' Dogs of the 'Kamikaze Caucus' http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/leave-influencing-elections-us-biased-journalists-mocking-barking-dogs-kamikaze-ca <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 1 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/Jan122015.pdf" type="application/pdf; 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My votes for the worst reporting of 2014.”</a> Also posted January 9 on TownHall.com: <a href="http://townhall.com/columnists/marvinolasky/2015/01/09/lap-dogs-and-attack-hounds-n1938931/page/full">“Lap Dogs and Attack Hounds”</a></li> </ul> <h3>Online:</h3> <ul> <li><em>National Review Online</em>, by Quin Hillyer on December 1: <a href="http://www.nationalreview.com/article/393673/h8ers-gotta-h8-quin-hillyer">“H8ers Gotta H8: In 2014, the media delivered a torrent of anti-conservative bile”</a></li> <li><em>FoxNation</em> on December 21: <a href="http://nation.foxnews.com/2014/12/21/mrc%E2%80%99s-year-end-awards-biggest-obamagasms-2014">“MRC’s Year-End Awards: The Biggest Obamagasms of 2014"</a></li> <li>NewsBusters on December 23: <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2014/12/23/bozell-graham-column-worst-2014-victory-haters">“The Worst of 2014: ‘Victory for the Haters,’”</a> a syndicated column Brent Bozell and Tim Graham.</li> <li><em>The Daily Signal</em>, by Genevieve Wood on December 26: <a href="http://dailysignal.com/2014/12/26/biased-media-quotes-2014/">“Here Are the Most Biased Media Quotes of 2014”</a></li> <li><em>Washington Examiner</em>, by Paul Bedard on December 29: <a href="http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/worst-liberal-media-quote-of-2014-cnns-carol-costellos-slap-at-bristol-palin/article/2557955">“Worst liberal media quote of 2014: CNN’s Carol Costello’s slap at Bristol Palin”</a></li> <li>TownHall.com on December 31: <a href="http://townhall.com/news/around-the-web/2014/12/31/yearend-awards-the-most-outrageous-media-quote-of-2014-n1937454 ">“Year-End Awards: The Most Outrageous Media Quote of 2014”</a></li> <li>CapitolBeatOK.com, by Patrick B. McGuigan on January 6: <a href="http://www.capitolbeatok.com/reports/the-best-of-the-worst-the-media-research-centers-notable-quotables-for-2014">“The best of the worst: The Media Research Center’s ‘Notable Quotables’ for 2014”</a></li> </ul> <h3>Video:</h3> <ul> <li>Fox News Channel’s <em>Hannity</em> segment with MRC President Brent Bozell on December 18. <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/nb-staff/2014/12/19/mrcs-brent-bozell-previews-worst-worst-liberal-quotes-2014">Video</a>.</li> <li>Fox News Channel’s <em>Fox & Friends</em> segment with Genevieve Wood on December 30. <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2015/01/01/genevieve-talks-best-notable-quotables">Video</a>.</li> <li>Newsmax TV’s America’s Forum segment with the MRC’s Tim Graham on December 30. <a href="http://newsmaxtv.com/live/show/AmericasForum/archive/#ooid=pqM2pqcjqzLPW1_Bl6qSKE1wTvKOTbyg">Video, part 1</a>; <a href="http://newsmaxtv.com/live/show/AmericasForum/archive/#ooid=0wNmpqcjoRpvPGZBM-tHi4pwS5aykQMU">Video, part 2</a>.</li> <li>NewsmaxTV’s <em>Steve Malzberg Show</em> segment with the MRC’s Tim Graham on December 30. <a href="http://newsmaxtv.com/live/show/Malzberg/archive/#ooid=txbG1qcjoRN6BD3sE3_BX56P10HKviNb">Video, part 1</a>; <a href="http://newsmaxtv.com/live/show/Malzberg/archive/#ooid=N3cG1qcjrk8oog9IeMa_grfwuWflhWTA">Video, part 2</a>.</li> </ul> <h3>Radio:</h3> <ul> <li>Partial list (not including discussions by hosts without a guest): Interviews with MRC staff include appearances on WIBA in Madison, Wisconsin; with Mark Larson on KCBQ in San Diego; KFMB in San Diego; David Webb’s show on SiriusXM; WHO in Des Moines and KBAR in Twin Falls, Idaho.</li> </ul> <br class="clearer" /><br /> </div> <div id="bonq-right-col"> <h2><a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=16" style="color: #347abf; text-decoration: none;">Quote of the Year</a></h2> <div class="wrapper2"> <div class="wrapper"> <div class="media"> <iframe title="MRC TV video player" width="320" height="180" src="http://www.mrctv.org/embed/131211" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> <div class="content"> <h3>Carol Costello</h3> <div class="middle_content"> <div class="quote"> “Okay. I’m just going to come right out and say it: This is quite possibly the best minute and a half of audio we’ve ever come across — well, come across in a long time anyway. A massive brawl in Anchorage, Alaska, reportedly involving Sarah Palin’s kids and her husband. It was sparked after someone pushed one of her daughters at a party....And now police have released audio of that interview. It does include some rather colorful language from Bristol. Here now is Bristol’s recollection of how that night unfolded. So sit back and enjoy.” </div> <div class="citation"> &mdash; <i>CNN Newsroom</i> anchor Carol Costello on October 22, introducing audio of Bristol Palin describing how a man shoved her, dragged her on the ground and repeatedly cursed at her. </div> </div> <div class="bottom_content"></div> </div> </div> </div> <br class="clearer" /><br /> <h2><a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=15" style="color: #347abf; text-decoration: none; font-size: 15px;">Quote of the Year runners-up</a></h2> <br /><hr /><br /> <p>Welcome to the Media Research Center’s annual awards issue, a compilation of the most outrageous and/or humorous news media quotes from 2014 (December 2013 through November 2014).</p> <p>To determine this year’s winners, a panel of 40 radio talk show hosts, magazine editors, columnists, editorial writers, and expert media observers each selected their choices for the first, second and third best quote from a slate of five to seven quotes in each category <b>[<a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=judges" style="color: #990000; text-decoration: none;">List of Judges</a>]</b>. First place selections were awarded three points, second place choices two points, with one point for the third place selections. Point totals are listed alongside each quote. Each judge was also asked to choose a “Quote of the Year” denoting the most outrageous quote of 2014.</p> <p>The MRC’s Kristine Lawrence distributed the ballots and tabulated the results. Senior news analyst Scott Whitlock rounded up the numerous video clips included in the Web-posted version. Rich Noyes and Brent Baker assembled this issue and Brad Ash posted the entire package to the MRC’s Web site: <a href="http://www.mrc.org">www.MRC.org</a>.</p> <h2><a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=1" style="color: #347abf; text-decoration: none;">Go to first award</a></h2> <br /> <hr /><br /> <h2>Featured Award Categories</h2> <ul class="homepage-categories"> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=1"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/132904/132904_0002.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Move Along, Nothing to See Here Award<br><em>for Denying Obama’s Scandals</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=2"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133376/133376_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Obamagasm Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=3"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133386/133386_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Blue State Brigade Award<br><em>for Biased Campaign Coverage</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=4"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133391/133391_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Media Hero Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=5"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/december/GawkerClimateDeniers.JPG"" alt="" /><br /> The Planet in Peril Award<br><em>for Climate Hysteria</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=6"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133424/133424_0002.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Obama’s Orderlies Award<br><em>for Championing ObamaCare</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=7"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133430/133430_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Ku Klux Con Job Award<br><em>for Smearing Conservatives<br> with Phony Racism Charges</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=8"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133433/133433_0000.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> Damn Those Conservatives Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=9"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133444/133444_0000.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Pantsuit Patrol Award<br><em>for Boosting Hillary Clinton</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=10"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133450/133450_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> America’s Royal Baby Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=11"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133456/133456_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> MSNBC = Mean-Spirited, Nasty, Belligerent Chris Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=12"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/december/RogerSimon.JPG"" alt="" /><br /> The Twisted Tweets Award </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=13"><img src="http://cdn.mrctv.org/sites/default/files/video_thumbs/133458/133458_0001.jpg"" alt="" /><br /> The Audacity of Dopes Award<br><em>for the Wackiest Analysis of the Year</em> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/notable-quotables/feed?cat=14"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/december/GwynethPaltrowObama.JPG"" alt="" /><br /> The Barbra Streisand Political IQ Award<br><em>for Celebrity Vapidity</em> </a> </li> </ul> <br /><hr /><br /> <!--<h2>Keep us in the Fight!</h2> <p>The Media Research Center and NewsBusters depend on your support so we can battle the liberal media.</p> <div class="donate-button"> <a href="https://thetruthaboutmedia.com/a.php?utm_source=mrc&utm_medium=banner&utm_content=truth&utm_campaign=2013eoy" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/campaigns/truth_matters_350x250.jpg" alt="Donate" width="300" height="250" /></a> </div> <br /><hr /><br />--> <h2>Download Results</h2> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/bestofnq/2014/BestofNQ2014.pdf"><img border="0" src="http://archive.mrc.org/notablequotables/bestof/2005/images/pdf_icon.gif" align="left" style="height: 25px; 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length=442537" title="Dec152014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>America: “Morally” No Better than Our Enemies?</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" src="http://newsbusters.org/s3/files/styles/blog_body-50/s3/images/2014-12-09-NBC-NN-Hayden1.JPG?itok=pgkJ-afa" width="300" /></span>“How are we better than our enemies morally, in light of what we all read about today?...What if you, God forbid, members of your family, had to undergo some of the treatments we are reading about in this report?”</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/america-no-better-morally-our-enemies-gruber-scandal-just-big-nothing-burger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Brian Williams Chris Matthews CIA CNN Gruber Jorge Ramos MSNBC NBC War on Terror Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:20:17 +0000 rich.noyes 47862 at http://mrc.org No Charges in Ferguson = Grand Jury 'Failure,' While Time Asks, 'Is Rioting So Wrong?' http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/no-charges-ferguson-grand-jury-failure-while-time-asks-rioting-so-wrong <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 26, No. 23 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/Dec12014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=447309" title="Dec12014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>No Charges in Ferguson = Grand Jury “Failure”</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/november/WilliamFailure.JPG" width="300" /></span> “The grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri, has failed to come up with an indictment for the police officer in the shooting of the unarmed black teenager Michael Brown....The bottom line is, this grand jury sitting 25 days, failed to come up with charges after 70 hours and 60 witnesses in all.”</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/no-charges-ferguson-grand-jury-failure-while-time-asks-rioting-so-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Amnesty Barack Obama Brian Williams cbs chelsea CNN ferguson immigration Katie Couric MSNBC NBC police race Racism Fri, 28 Nov 2014 20:05:22 +0000 rich.noyes 47744 at http://mrc.org No Mandate for Conservatives After Election Sweep; GOP Now Needs to Ditch Tea Party & Talk Radio http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/no-mandate-conservatives-after-election-sweep-gop-now-needs-ditch-tea-party-talk-r <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 22 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/Nov172014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=432227" title="Nov172014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Denying Mandate for Conservatives After Election Sweep</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/no-mandate-conservatives-after-election-sweep-gop-now-needs-ditch-tea-party-talk-r" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Bob Schieffer campaign cbs Chris Matthews Conservatives election Liberals Mark Halperin Media Bias MSNBC NBC talk radio Tea Party Tom Brokaw Sat, 15 Nov 2014 18:08:04 +0000 rich.noyes 47649 at http://mrc.org Please Explain Why Republicans Suck; Candidate Worse than Ebola? http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/please-explain-why-republicans-suck-candidate-worse-ebola <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 21 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/Nov032014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=444648" title="Nov032014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Midterm Softball: Please Explain Why Republicans Suck</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img style="margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px;" src="http://newsbusters.org/s3/files/styles/blog_body-100/s3/images/CBStm.jpg?itok=fnfyw8jP" width="300" /></span> <strong>Co-host Norah O’Donnell:</strong> “You serve in the U.S. Senate. Democrats are in control. The Republicans need six seats. On average, since World War II the opposing party of the President has won about six seats. What’s going to happen if Republicans take control?”</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/please-explain-why-republicans-suck-candidate-worse-ebola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Andrea Mitchell campaign Carol Costello cbs Chip Reid Chris Matthews CNN Ebola Elections George Stephanopoulos MSNBC Norah O'Donnell Palin Rosie O'Donnell Sat, 01 Nov 2014 15:17:32 +0000 rich.noyes 47499 at http://mrc.org Ebola in America: Democrats Shouldn't Let a Crisis Go to Waste, but GOP Practicing 'Politics of Fear' http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/ebola-america-democrats-shouldnt-let-crisis-go-waste-gop-practicing-politics-fear <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 20 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/Oct202014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=413608" title="Oct202014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Democrats Should Never Let a Crisis Go to Waste...</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/ebola-america-democrats-shouldnt-let-crisis-go-waste-gop-practicing-politics-fear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Barack Obama CNN Democrats Ebola Howard Fineman Leon Panetta midterm elections MSNBC NRA Piers Morgan Republicans Rosie O'Donnell Van Jones Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:06:32 +0000 rich.noyes 47412 at http://mrc.org Farewell to the 'Non-Political' Eric Holder; Worrying About ISIS Is Just a Right-Wing Scam http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/farewell-non-political-eric-holder-worrying-about-isis-just-right-wing-scam <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 19 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/October62014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=426677" title="October62014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Farewell to the “Non-Political” Eric Holder</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/farewell-non-political-eric-holder-worrying-about-isis-just-right-wing-scam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Andrea Mitchell baby Chelsea Clinton Chris Matthews Chuck Todd Eric Holder ISIS MSNBC NBC Rosie O'Donnell royal Sat, 04 Oct 2014 17:07:17 +0000 rich.noyes 47302 at http://mrc.org MRC Gala and 2014 DisHonors Awards http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/mrc-gala-and-2014-dishonors-awards <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Source+Sans+Pro:100,200,400,700' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'> <style type="text/css"> .container_12 .grid_12 { width: 960px; } .spacer-10 { display: none; } #main { background: rgb(255,255,255); color: rgb(50,50,50); font-family: 'Source Sans Pro', arial, sans-serif; font-weight: 300; line-height: 120%; margin: 0; } #main-content { background: rgb(255,255,255); width: 100%; margin: 0 auto; } .node-unpublished { background: rgb(255,255,255); } #page-header { height: 400px; backgrou<p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/mrc-gala-and-2014-dishonors-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:23:14 +0000 admin 47130 at http://mrc.org Media Upset by Amnesty Delay; Double Standard on Coalitions http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/media-upset-amnesty-delay-double-standard-coalitions <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 18 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/Sept222014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=604299" title="Sept222014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Media Slam Obama from the Left on Amnesty Delay</strong></h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img width="267" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/september/2014-09-07-Univision-Ramos.jpg" style="margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px;" /></span>&nbsp;“President @BarackObama once again delays action on immigration. He promised on June 30th to act before the end of the summer. Now he won’t.”<br />&nbsp;“A promise is a promise/ Una promesa es una promesa”</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/media-upset-amnesty-delay-double-standard-coalitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Amnesty Bill Maher cbs Chuck Todd CNN immigration ISIS Joe Klein Jorge Ramos NBC New York Times Terrorism univision Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18:07:44 +0000 rich.noyes 47189 at http://mrc.org Explaining President's 'No Strategy' Blunder; Obama 'Clear and Unambiguous' http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/explaining-presidents-no-strategy-blunder-obama-clear-and-unambiguous <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 17 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/Sept82014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=690812">Sept82014.pdf</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3>NBC Tries to Explain Obama’s “No Strategy” Blunder</h3><p><br /><span style="float: right;"><img width="267" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/september/LauerChuckToddNoStrat.jpg" /></span> <strong>Co-host Matt Lauer:</strong> “Good morning. No strategy? The President taking heat for saying his administration has yet to develop a plan to deal with ISIS militants in Syria....Critics pounced, Chuck. Did they take his words too literally, or did the President admit there’s no plan...?” </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/explaining-presidents-no-strategy-blunder-obama-clear-and-unambiguous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Brian Williams Burger King Chuck Todd Diane Sawyer ISIS Mika Brzezinski NBC obama taxes Terrorism Warren Buffett Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:06:52 +0000 rich.noyes 47073 at http://mrc.org Racing to Bury Perry After 'Ridiculous' Indictment; Fretting How Obama Is 'Stifled at Every Angle' http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/racing-bury-perry-after-ridiculous-indictment-fretting-how-obama-stifled-every-ang <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 16 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/Aug252014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=427771" title="Aug252014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Media Race to Bury Perry After “Ridiculous” Indictment</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/racing-bury-perry-after-ridiculous-indictment-fretting-how-obama-stifled-every-ang" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Andrea Mitchell Barack Obama Chuck Todd CNN David Remnick MSNBC NBC New York Times race Racism Rick Perry Tea Party Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:28:27 +0000 rich.noyes 46986 at http://mrc.org GOP Wants to Impeach Obama Just for Being Black http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/gop-wants-impeach-obama-just-being-black <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 15 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/Aug42014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=599486" title="Aug42014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>GOP Wants to Impeach Obama Just for Being Black</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/gop-wants-impeach-obama-just-being-black" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Bill Maher Chris Matthews Ed Schultz Gaza Hillary Clinton immigration Israel Jorge Ramos MSNBC Paul Ryan Racism Sat, 02 Aug 2014 21:25:55 +0000 rich.noyes 46842 at http://mrc.org If GOP Ruled, IRS Scandal 'Would Be a National Obsession' http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/if-gop-ruled-irs-scandal-would-be-national-obsession <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 27, No. 14 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/July142014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=619131" title="July142014.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>If GOP Ruled, IRS Scandal “Would Be a National Obsession”</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/if-gop-ruled-irs-scandal-would-be-national-obsession" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Carol Costello Chuck Todd CNN Hobby Lobby immigration IRS scandal Mark Halperin MSNBC Murrieta NBC obama Tea Party Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:56:05 +0000 rich.noyes 46679 at http://mrc.org