partisan http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2920/all en Numbers Don't Lie: "Daily Show's" Stewart Hammers Right Nearly Four Times More than Left http://mrc.org/articles/numbers-dont-lie-daily-shows-stewart-hammers-right-nearly-four-times-more-left <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>It was contentious and dramatic. On Sunday, June 19, "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RwyUdBp-cck">grilled funnyman Jon Stewart</a> on his obvious liberal bias and Stewart replied, "… there is not a designed ideological agenda on my part to affect partisan change ..."</p> <br /> <p>The exchange got heated when Stewart held that line, telling Wallace, "You can't understand, because of the world you live in, that there is not a designed, ideological agenda on my part to affect partisan change, because that's the soup you swim in."</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/numbers-dont-lie-daily-shows-stewart-hammers-right-nearly-four-times-more-left" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Politics agenda attacks bachmann bachmanns broadcast choice daily Fox fun gay hits ideological john left mccain news partisan segment show stewart stewarts sunday wallace Mon, 18 Jul 2011 17:29:00 +0000 admin 2149 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 07/26/2001 -- Bush Chided for Vacating Treaties http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-07262001-bush-chided-vacating-treaties <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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellspacing="1" width="80%"> <tr> <td width="50%"><a href="http://www.mrc.org/printer/cyberalerts/2001/cyb20010726pf.asp"><img border="0" src="http://www.mrc.org/images/printfriendly.jpg" alt="Printer Friendly Version" align="left" /></a></td> <td width="50%"></td> </tr> </table> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p>Bush Chided for Vacating Treaties; CBS on Why CPSC Pick "Should be Rec</p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-07262001-bush-chided-vacating-treaties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division border international partisan president stephanopoulos Thu, 26 Jul 2001 04:00:00 +0000 32823 at http://mrc.org In Lockstep, Reporters Flay Supreme Court Stay http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/lockstep-reporters-flay-supreme-court-stay <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Florida Supreme Court Ruling Was Great, But U.S. Supreme Court Made a Damaging Partisan Move </div> </div> </div> <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/tim-graham">Tim Graham</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/rich-noyes">Rich Noyes</a> </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/fax1211.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=1119350" title="fax1211.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"> - On Friday, the Florida Supreme Court created an entirely new set of recount procedures and ordered another recount to begin. On Saturday, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay. Over the weekend, journalists found only one set of partisan judges and only one way of settling the election fairly: </span> </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/lockstep-reporters-flay-supreme-court-stay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division partisan recount supreme Mon, 11 Dec 2000 05:00:00 +0000 admin 2682 at http://mrc.org Jeffrey Toobin vs. The Right-Wing Cabal http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/jeffrey-toobin-vs-right-wing-cabal <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ABC Fires Zelnick and Kristol, But Its &quot;Objective&quot; Legal Expert Has New &quot;Highly Partisan&quot; Liberal Book </div> </div> </div> <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/tim-graham">Tim Graham</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"> ABC's ongoing tilt to the left seems to be outdoing the Gore and Bradley campaigns. After firing reporter Bob Zelnick for writing a book on Al Gore and scrapping conservative pundit Bill Kristol's contract, their legal expert Jeffrey Toobin has authored a new book coming out today titled <i> A Vast Conspiracy: The Real Story of a Sex Scandal That Nearly Brought Down a President. </i> </span> </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/jeffrey-toobin-vs-right-wing-cabal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division clanormal office partisan toobin Tue, 11 Jan 2000 05:00:00 +0000 admin 2580 at http://mrc.org A Morally Bankrupt Press Decries Partisanship http://mrc.org/bozells-column/morally-bankrupt-press-decries-partisanship <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>Something amazing happened last week. Democrats in the House cast their votes that suggest committing a felony - perjury before a federal grand jury, not to mention perjury in a civil suit - is not an impeachable offense. Then another amazing thing happened: these good old experts in the press are suggesting it will be the Republicans who suffer for it.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/morally-bankrupt-press-decries-partisanship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division impeachment partisan people Thu, 08 Oct 1998 04:00:00 +0000 3587 at http://mrc.org STARR GORED, WALSH IGNORED http://mrc.org/bozells-column/starr-gored-walsh-ignored <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>Spurred on by their most macho political gut-puncher - Hillary Clinton - the White House sprung into attack mode in Phase Two of Monicagate, declaring "war" on independent counsel Kenneth Starr. Put aside the oddity of a draft evader's administration declaring metaphorical "wars" and assembling "war rooms" to fight scandals. Why doesn't this strategy beg the question from the media: Isn't this an inappropriate attack on the judicial process, a spin-control Saturday Night Massacre? </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/starr-gored-walsh-ignored" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division partisan political prosecutor starrs Thu, 12 Feb 1998 05:00:00 +0000 3562 at http://mrc.org