AndreaCanning http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/11890/all en ABC Skips Conservative Voices for Stories on Olbermann Suspension, Mostly Avoids 'Liberal' Label http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/abc-skips-conservative-voices-stories-olbermann-suspension-mostly-avoids-liberal-label <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-11-07-ABC-GMA-Olberman.jpg" /></div><p>During four days of coverage, ABC skipped the conservative perspective while reporting on Keith Olbermann's suspension. The network also used the liberal label only once. Good Morning America covered the story on Saturday and Monday and never used the word.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/abc-skips-conservative-voices-stories-olbermann-suspension-mostly-avoids-liberal-label" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc AndreaCanning BiasAlert GoodMorningAmerica KeithOlbermann liberalmediabias Mon, 08 Nov 2010 20:52:00 +0000 36925 at http://www.mrc.org Media Let Culture Wars Cloud 'American Idol' Win http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-let-culture-wars-cloud-american-idol-win <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/colleen-raezler">Colleen Raezler</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/sarah-knoploh">Sarah Knoploh</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >After the winner of “American Idol” is crowned, the appropriate action is to congratulate the newly crowned Idol on his success. Yet on May 21 media focus was clearly elsewhere. That day, reports on all three networks' morning broadcasts, marveled at how Kris Allen beat Adam Lambert and gave unusual attention to contestants who did not win, but are still successful, leaving little doubt that these hosts and reporters believe something wasn't right about Allen's victory.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-let-culture-wars-cloud-american-idol-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education abc AdamLambert AmericanIdol AndreaCanning cbs ChrisJansing HuffingtonPost KrisAllen LisadeMoraes MaggieRodriguez Newsweek NewYorkTimes RaminSatoodeh SamChampion WashingtonPost Thu, 21 May 2009 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28674 at http://www.mrc.org 'Good Morning America' Highlights Questionable Victoria's Secret Lawsuit http://www.mrc.org/articles/good-morning-america-highlights-questionable-victorias-secret-lawsuit <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <st1:state w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Victoria</st1:place></st1:state>’s Secret, the well-known lingerie retailer, is being sued by a woman who claims the company’s bra had formaldehyde in it and made her “utterly sick.”</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; ABC’s “Good Morning America” ran a segment Nov. 11 focusing on that 37-year-old <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:state w:st="on">Ohio</st1:state></st1:place> woman, <a href="http://www.nypost.com/seven/11122008/news/nationalnews/twist_on_bra_burning_138275.htm"></a>Roberta Ritter. </p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/good-morning-america-highlights-questionable-victorias-secret-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business abc AndreaCanning bra chemicals cotton DaimlerChrysler dianesawyer FormaldehydeCouncil GoodMorningAmerica JimMcCarthy Lawsuit lingerie litigation PalmieriHairSalons polyester RobertaRitter Victoria'sSecret Mon, 17 Nov 2008 15:30:13 +0000 admin 25767 at http://www.mrc.org ABC's Good Morning America Exploits Sex… Again http://www.mrc.org/articles/abcs-good-morning-america-exploits-sex%E2%80%A6-again <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristen-fyfe">Kristen Fyfe</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >More than half the women in <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">America</st1:place></st1:country-region> are single and most of them have had at least four sexual partners. That's the “news” <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">Good Morning <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">America</st1:place></st1:country-region>'s</i> Andrea Canning shared with viewers before 8:00 in the morning in a near-breathlessly reported story on the premiere of <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">Sex and the City, The Movie</i>.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/abcs-good-morning-america-exploits-sex%E2%80%A6-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education abc AndreaCanning dianesawyer GoodMorningAmerica SexandtheCityTheMovie Tue, 13 May 2008 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28253 at http://www.mrc.org GMA: Is Victoria's Secret Too Sexy? http://www.mrc.org/articles/gma-victorias-secret-too-sexy <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristen-fyfe">Kristen Fyfe</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Before 7:21 this morning viewers of <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">Good Morning America</i> were treated to almost two minutes of naked and nearly naked women, included five seconds of Paris Hilton writhing around in a low-cut bathing suit and washing herself with a giant sponge.</p> <br /> <p >All of this was done under the guise of asking whether <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:state w:st="on">Victoria</st1:state></st1:place>'s Secret, the lingerie chain, has become “too sexy for its own good.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/gma-victorias-secret-too-sexy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education abc AndreaCanning exploitation GMA ParisHilton sex SharanTurney Victoria'sSecret Fri, 29 Feb 2008 05:00:00 +0000 admin 28355 at http://www.mrc.org