8/24/2012 4:57 PM ET
Opening an hour-long special on the Mormon Church for Thursday's NBC Rock Center,
anchor Brian Williams proclaimed to viewers: "Most Americans say they
know next to nothing about the Mormon ...
8/23/2012 11:11 AM ET
The media obsession with a gaffe by Congressman Todd Akin continued on
Wednesday and Thursday morning. The ABC, CBS and NBC evening newscasts
and morning shows offered five additional ...
8/23/2012 10:47 AM ET
Eager to keep the Todd Akin controversy alive on Wednesday's NBC Nightly News, anchor Brian Williams declared the Missouri Republican's comments were "inflicting unforeseen and great damage on the ...
8/23/2012 7:45 AM ET
On Tuesday's NBC Nightly News, anchor Brian Williams brought on
political director Chuck Todd to give a "damage assessment" for
Republicans in the wake of the Todd Akin controversy. Todd ...
8/22/2012 12:32 PM ET
A week after giving relatively light coverage to Joe Biden's "chains" smear, the broadcast networks eagerly dove into the Todd Akin
controversy, giving over four times more coverage to an ...
8/22/2012 9:03 AM ET
In what co-host Matt Lauer billed as a campaign ad "reality check" on Tuesday's NBC Today,
a Romney ad criticizing the Obama administration for gutting Welfare
reform was dismissed as ...
8/21/2012 3:23 PM ET
The network morning shows on Tuesday devoted an enormous 20 minutes and
53 seconds to obsessing over a gaffe by a Republican congressman, hyping
Todd Akin's comments for nine separate ...
8/21/2012 2:05 PM ET
During the Today's Professionals panel segment on Tuesday's NBC Today,
attorney Star Jones predicted that if Todd Akin continues his Senate
run in Missouri, the entire Republican Party will be ...
8/21/2012 12:08 PM ET
At the top of Monday's NBC Nightly News, anchor Brian Williams proclaimed: "Firestorm. A Congressman's words about rape rocket across the country...women's issues are front and center again."
8/20/2012 3:48 PM ET
Appearing on Monday's NBC Today, political director and chief White
House correspondent Chuck Todd used reports of a Republican congressman
skinny dipping during a 2011 trip to Israel to slam ...