better http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2825/all en Lefty Media Blame Tebow for Broncos' Inaction on Anti-Bullying Campaign http://mrc.org/articles/lefty-media-blame-tebow-broncos-inaction-anti-bullying-campaign <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/erin-brown">Erin Brown</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Recently, nearly 8,000 fans have petitioned the Denver Broncos to participate in an online campaign against the bullying of gay teens. But the team has declined to join "It Gets Better," saying it is already, "committed to tolerance, acceptance and respect for all in the community."</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/lefty-media-blame-tebow-broncos-inaction-anti-bullying-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Faith better broncos savage Fri, 23 Dec 2011 01:20:00 +0000 38628 at http://mrc.org Savage Oprah: Former Daytime Queen Hypes Work of 'Potty-Mouthed' Gay Activist http://mrc.org/articles/savage-oprah-former-daytime-queen-hypes-work-potty-mouthed-gay-activist <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/paul-wilson-joe-and-betty-anderlik-fellow-culture-and-media">Paul Wilson, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Given the obscurity in which her new OWN network is languishing, maybe Oprah didn't think anyone would notice her bad judgment. Winfrey, the former daytime talk show queen, has decided to honor Dan Savage for his anti-bullying work. Savage is a sex-advice columnist and gay activist known for nasty scatological attacks on social conservatives or anyone who disagrees with him.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/savage-oprah-former-daytime-queen-hypes-work-potty-mouthed-gay-activist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Faith Family Politics better bullying santorum savage Thu, 22 Sep 2011 22:55:00 +0000 admin 2128 at http://mrc.org Dear Mr. Buffett http://mrc.org/commentary/dear-mr-buffett <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/dan-kennedy">Dan Kennedy</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Dear Mr. Buffett. Thank you for your suggestion that everyone who earns over</p> <p>$1 million a year patriotically pony up and get taxed a lot more than we already are. Your free advice so generously given should not pass without grateful acknowledgement.</p> <br /> <p>I can't imagine you share Obama's desire to punish the rich regardless of the economic impact of doing so. (Although <em>you</em> may be riddled with guilt over your wealth and how you've made it or spent it I am not.)</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/commentary/dear-mr-buffett" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary MRC Business better government manage Wed, 24 Nov 2010 20:32:00 +0000 admin 29856 at http://mrc.org Stars off the Cuff: Yuck http://mrc.org/bozells-column/stars-cuff-yuck <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/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The left has used entertainment celebrities as spokesmen for years, and for good reason. Tightly scripted and expertly packaged, they advance public policy initiatives far more effectively than do Washington wonks. But what happens when those stars are left to their own devices, to speak (and think) for themselves, to give the world their expert opinions on the issues of the day? Flip through some recent issues of the celebrity magazines and judge for yourself.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/stars-cuff-yuck" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division because better carlin Tue, 04 Mar 1997 05:00:00 +0000 3522 at http://mrc.org