mitchell http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/3383/all en Modern Family, Major Plot Problems http://mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/modern-family-major-plot-problems <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/evan-mantel">Evan Mantel</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right; border: 1px solid black; margin-top: 5px; margin-bottom: 5px; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px;" src="http://bmicmistockphotos.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/mod-family.jpg?w=600" width="200" height="125" />What has an absurdly negative attitude toward <i>Modern Family</i> and a blogging column?</p> <p><b>THIS GUY!!!</b></p> <p>Now, most sane people would focus on the brilliant lines or comedic gold from this episode. But that's so... boringly predictable. Instead, let's focus on one problem from a minor scene in last night's episode.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/modern-family-major-plot-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMI on TV Blog Post MRC Culture Cam cola mitchell Modern Family plot hole pop Soda soda can Thu, 17 Oct 2013 07:56:56 +0000 emantel 44746 at http://mrc.org Modern Family: From Art to Propaganda http://mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/modern-family-art-propaganda <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/evan-mantel">Evan Mantel</a> </div> </div> </div> <blockquote><p><em>“I feel like there are a lot of people who still aren’t comfortable with gay characters on television... [Modern Family is] kind of like a Trojan horse. We sneak into a lot of people’s living rooms when they aren’t expecting it and maybe change some minds through the back door.”</em></p></blockquote><p><a href="http://mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/modern-family-art-propaganda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMI on TV Blog Post MRC Culture Cam gay Gay Marriage Gay Rights homosexual agenda Jesse Tyler Ferguson mitchell Modern Family propaganda Thu, 03 Oct 2013 03:34:07 +0000 emantel 44627 at http://mrc.org Cites Blair on 'Harsh' Tactics Value, Calls View 'Controversial' --4/23/2009 http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cites-blair-harsh-tactics-value-calls-view-controversial-4232009 <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 width="98%" cellpadding="5" border="0"> <tbody><tr> <td valign="top" width="98%"> <p> <b><span style="font-family: Arial;"> <br /> </span> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>Cites Blair on 'Harsh' Tactics Value, Calls View 'Controversial' </b></a></p></td></tr></tbody></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cites-blair-harsh-tactics-value-calls-view-controversial-4232009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division mitchell Thu, 23 Apr 2009 04:00:00 +0000 34563 at http://mrc.org CNN Fights the Free Market Argument http://mrc.org/articles/cnn-fights-free-market-argument <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/lauren-oreilly">Lauren O&#039;Reilly</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Free market solutions have become a radical suggestion in today’s trend of bloated government intervention. </p> <br /> <p >     Daniel Mitchell, senior fellow at The Cato Institute and a member of the Business & Media Insitute’s Board of Advisors, discovered this when he appeared on “Your $$$$$.” Mitchell inadvertently sparked controversy Nov. 23 by commenting that “too much taxes, too much spending, and too much regulation” are the problem. </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/cnn-fights-free-market-argument" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Government Intervention mitchell region Tue, 25 Nov 2008 16:57:54 +0000 admin 25744 at http://mrc.org A Study in Character Assassination: How the TV Networks Have Portrayed Sarah Palin as Dunce or Demon http://mrc.org/special-reports/study-character-assassination-how-tv-networks-have-portrayed-sarah-palin-dunce-or-de <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/cmi-staff">CMI Staff</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>In just one month, the percentage of Americans who viewed GOP vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin unfavorably soared from 32 percent to 49 percent, according to a new survey. Might hostile media coverage account for Palin's skyrocketing unfavorable rating?</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/special-reports/study-character-assassination-how-tv-networks-have-portrayed-sarah-palin-dunce-or-de" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Culture abc abcs aired Alaska america anchor andrea asked attack attacks Ayers back barack Biden campaign candidate cbs clip clips CMI conservative Conservatives correspondent country couric coverage criticism criticizing david days Debate elements evening fey good GOP government governor guthrie intellect Interview joe john katie line live make mccain mccains mitchell morning NBC nbcs negative network networks neutral news night Nightline nightly nominee noted obama obamas october Palin palins parodies people percent performance period played positive presidential problem public qualifications ran report reported reporter sarah saturday sees segments september shes show snl Snow stated stories study talk taxes Terrorists tina Today unfavorable vice wright Tue, 11 Nov 2008 01:16:00 +0000 admin 31532 at http://mrc.org NBC's Mitchell Ignores Causes of Housing Woes http://mrc.org/articles/nbcs-mitchell-ignores-causes-housing-woes <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; To know where you’re going, it’s probably a good idea to know how you got to where you are.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; NBC chief foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell featured both Democratic presidential hopefuls Sens. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama’s solutions to the nation’s housing woes on the March 25 “NBC Nightly News.”</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/nbcs-mitchell-ignores-causes-housing-woes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Economy crash Credit crisis crunch Foreclosure greenspan home House housing lender Loan mitchell Recession Wed, 26 Mar 2008 21:19:44 +0000 admin 26283 at http://mrc.org CBS's Bob Schieffer Presses Speaker Pelosi to Raise Taxes --1/8/2007 http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cbss-bob-schieffer-presses-speaker-pelosi-raise-taxes-182007 <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" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p> <b><font face="Arial"> <br /> </font> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>CBS's Bob Schieffer Presses Speaker Pelosi to Raise Taxes </b></a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cbss-bob-schieffer-presses-speaker-pelosi-raise-taxes-182007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division mitchell Mon, 08 Jan 2007 05:00:00 +0000 34058 at http://mrc.org Negative Ad Season, Negative GOP Coverage http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/negative-ad-season-negative-gop-coverage <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New Focus on TV Ads Largely Finds Conservative and Republican Ads and Arguments Objectionable </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> <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/fax1025_1.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=204668" title="fax1025.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--- insert text here ---> <p>With less than two weeks to go before the elections, the airwaves are full of campaign ads. Sadly, the regular TV news pattern is re-emerging. Often, the only objectionable ads are Republican, the only objectionable ad critics are conservative, and liberals are never called to account for inaccuracy. </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/negative-ad-season-negative-gop-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division limbaugh michael mitchell Wed, 25 Oct 2006 04:00:00 +0000 admin 2938 at http://mrc.org Mitchell: 'Populist' Hezbollah Chief 'Provides Social Services' --7/18/2006 http://mrc.org/biasalerts/mitchell-populist-hezbollah-chief-provides-social-services-7182006 <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" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p> <b><font face="Arial"> <br /> </font> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>Mitchell: 'Populist' Hezbollah Chief 'Provides Social Services' </b></a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/mitchell-populist-hezbollah-chief-provides-social-services-7182006" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division mitchell Tue, 18 Jul 2006 04:00:00 +0000 33954 at http://mrc.org NBC Uses Attacks on Bush as Chance to Critique "Record on Race" --2/9/2006 http://mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-uses-attacks-bush-chance-critique-record-race-292006 <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" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p> <b><font face="Arial"> <br /> </font> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>NBC Uses Attacks on Bush as Chance to Critique "Record on Race" </b></a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-uses-attacks-bush-chance-critique-record-race-292006" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division mitchell Thu, 09 Feb 2006 05:00:00 +0000 33860 at http://mrc.org Totenberg: Tax Vote "Immoral," Thomas: Hike Taxes on "Super-Rich" --12/12/2005 http://mrc.org/biasalerts/totenberg-tax-vote-immoral-thomas-hike-taxes-super-rich-12122005 <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" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p> <b><font face="Arial"> <br /> </font> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>Totenberg: Tax Vote "Immoral," Thomas: Hike Taxes on "Super-Rich" </b></a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/totenberg-tax-vote-immoral-thomas-hike-taxes-super-rich-12122005" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division mitchell Mon, 12 Dec 2005 05:00:00 +0000 33826 at http://mrc.org Confused About Poll, ABC Skips How More Blame Locals Than Bush --9/13/2005 http://mrc.org/biasalerts/confused-about-poll-abc-skips-how-more-blame-locals-bush-9132005 <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" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p> <b><font face="Arial"> <br /> </font> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>Confused About Poll, ABC Skips How More Blame Locals Than Bush </b></a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/confused-about-poll-abc-skips-how-more-blame-locals-bush-9132005" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division castro mitchell Tue, 13 Sep 2005 04:00:00 +0000 33770 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 04/25/2002 -- Bush Matching Clinton in "Scandalous Fundraising" http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-04252002-bush-matching-clinton-scandalous-fundraising <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" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p>Bush Matching Clinton in "Scandalous Fundraising"; CNN's Cop-Out on Bias; NBC's Mitchell: Cheney Really "Running the Show"</p> <p><a href="#1">1) Though President Bush isn't abusing the White House to reward donors, ABC's Terry Moran charged: "After spending a lot of time during the 2000 campaign blasting the Clinton-Gore administration for what he called its 'scandalous fundraising,' President Bush has embraced the practice with relish."</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-04252002-bush-matching-clinton-scandalous-fundraising" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division border mitchell president Thu, 25 Apr 2002 04:00:00 +0000 32973 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 06/29/2001 -- CBS's New Respect for Robertson http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-06292001-cbss-new-respect-robertson <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/cyb20010629pf.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>CBS's New Respect for Robertson; Mitchell's Showed Castro Saying Bush </p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-06292001-cbss-new-respect-robertson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division border castro environmental mitchell parents Fri, 29 Jun 2001 04:00:00 +0000 32811 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 06/28/2001 -- Rather Stressed Brock's Recant http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-06282001-rather-stressed-brocks-recant <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/cyb20010628pf.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>Rather Stressed Brock's Recant; Bush Losing Support; Counter to Civil </p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-06282001-rather-stressed-brocks-recant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division castro miguel mitchell thomas Thu, 28 Jun 2001 04:00:00 +0000 32810 at http://mrc.org