really http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/3549/all en Friedman Admits He Deliberately Exaggerates China Threat http://mrc.org/articles/friedman-admits-he-deliberately-exaggerates-china-threat <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>It’s funny that every time the Republican Party has any sort of power in government, there’s a clamoring for so-called bipartisan action from the media elite.</p> <br /> <p>Thomas Friedman, a New York Times columnist, appeared on the Fox Business Network’s Nov. 12 “Imus in the Morning” program and offered his synopsis of the new political landscape post-midterm election.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/friedman-admits-he-deliberately-exaggerates-china-threat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Government International country friedman really Sat, 13 Nov 2010 03:34:00 +0000 admin 27038 at http://mrc.org NBC's Queen of Green Hosts 'Live Earth' http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/nbcs-queen-green-hosts-live-earth <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Today News Anchor Ann Curry Has History of Sappy Promotion of Celebrity Environmentalists </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/geoffrey-dickens">Geoffrey Dickens</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/fax0702_0.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=231959" title="fax0702.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--- insert text here ---> <p> <img src="http://www.mrc.org/stillshots/2007/July/2006-05-24-NBCTodayCurryGlo.jpg" align="right" border="0" /> NBC's announcement that <i>Today</i> news anchor and <i>Dateline</i> host Ann Curry will co-anchor NBC's prime-time simulcast of Al Gore's "Live Earth" concerts on Saturday is an obvious indicator that it won't just be a rock concert. It will include gooey interviews where celebrities will be praised for their global conscience.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/nbcs-queen-green-hosts-live-earth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division itodayi really typographicsymbolsfont Mon, 02 Jul 2007 04:00:00 +0000 admin 2953 at http://mrc.org Bloomberg, Leader of the Ban http://mrc.org/bozells-column/bloomberg-leader-ban <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><span class="normal"><!--- insert text here ---> </span></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/bloomberg-leader-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division bloomberg facetimes fontppfont really sizefontppfont Thu, 21 Jun 2007 04:00:00 +0000 4427 at http://mrc.org Philosophers and 'South Park' http://mrc.org/bozells-column/philosophers-and-south-park <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><span class="normal"><!--- insert text here ---> </span></p><p> From time to time we hear about zany professors of popular culture using their academic credentials to elevate the most aggressively offensive and potty-mouthed TV shows into the Great Works of Western Civilization. What causes these bookworms in academe to slither around trying to intellectualize our cultural rubbish? It's like getting a Master's degree in restroom graffiti. Can you really compare "South Park" to Socrates?</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/philosophers-and-south-park" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division facetimes fontppfont really sizefontppfont Wed, 28 Mar 2007 04:00:00 +0000 4467 at http://mrc.org ABC's Empty Assault on Jesus http://mrc.org/bozells-column/abcs-empty-assault-jesus <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><span class="normal"><!--- insert text here ---> </span></p><p>As CBS prepared to throw in the towel on its "meticulously researched" fictional hit piece on the Reagans, another network found the imaginative capacity for a much more offensive production. On November 3, ABC "News" - one has to use quote marks here - devoted an hour-long special to a bizarre conspiracy theory based in a best-selling novel. Yes, a novel, and the novelist asserts that Jesus Christ, known to many millions of Americans as the Son of God, was really just a misunderstood married fellow with a child.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/abcs-empty-assault-jesus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division facetimes really sizefontppfont special Tue, 04 Nov 2003 05:00:00 +0000 4038 at http://mrc.org Opie and Anthony Get Flushed http://mrc.org/bozells-column/opie-and-anthony-get-flushed <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><span class="normal">Now here's something that doesn't happen every day: radio shock jocks are having to absorb some shock of their own. Greg Hughes and Anthony Cumia, known in 18 markets as the envelope-pushing "Opie and Anthony," were fired by Infinity Broadcasting for encouraging a Virginia couple to have sex inside St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City while producer Paul Mercurio gave listeners the pew-rocking play-by-play on his cell phone. </span> </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/opie-and-anthony-get-flushed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division anthony encouraging public really Mon, 26 Aug 2002 04:00:00 +0000 3977 at http://mrc.org Media Research Center - Press Release - April 30, 2002 http://mrc.org/press-releases/media-research-center-press-release-april-30-2002 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EXPO$: NEW YORK TIME$, TIME, CB$, NBC AND DI$NEY DONATE DOLLAR$ TO PEOPLE FOR THE AMERICAN WAY </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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <span class="heading"> <font color="#800000" size="4">EXPO$: NEW YORK TIME$, TIME, CB$, NBC AND DI$NEY DONATE DOLLAR$ TO PEOPLE FOR THE AMERICAN WAY</font> </span> <p align="center"><span class="heading"> <font color="#000080"><b><i>Bozell: Perhaps Its Past Time That We Stopped Calling These Entities News Organizations And Called Them What They Really Are: Liberal Propaganda Machines</i></b></font> </span></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/press-releases/media-research-center-press-release-april-30-2002" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases News Analysis Division organizations really Tue, 30 Apr 2002 04:00:00 +0000 admin 3057 at http://mrc.org Another Pro-Gay PBS Summer http://mrc.org/bozells-column/another-pro-gay-pbs-summer <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><span class="normal">Some things in life you can count on. The sun will come up. The Washington Redskins think they have another winning team this year. And in those lazy, hazy days of summer, PBS will take your tax dollars and air another offensive agitprop film promoting the righteousness of homosexuality. </span></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/another-pro-gay-pbs-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division really scouts serious Thu, 21 Jun 2001 04:00:00 +0000 3830 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 05/04/2001 -- Bush Just Like Jimmy Carter http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-05042001-bush-just-jimmy-carter <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/cyb20010504pf.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 Just Like Jimmy Carter; Bush "Rammed" Budget; Ted Kennedy Too Con</p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-05042001-bush-just-jimmy-carter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division obrien president really schieffer Fri, 04 May 2001 04:00:00 +0000 32778 at http://mrc.org Notable Quotables - 11/01/1999 http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/notable-quotables-11011999 <h3><strong>So Never Cut A Cent, Ever</strong></h3><p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p>"If you take that penny, for instance, out of the National Institutes of Health grants, that may be the penny that cures cancer. Are you willing to do that?"<br /> <b>- ABC's Sam Donaldson to House Majority Whip Tom DeLay on the proposed 1.4 percent across-the-board non-entitlement spending reduction, October 24 <em>This Week.</em></b></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h3><strong>Spending Cuts Not an Option</strong></h3><p><strong><br /></strong></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/notable-quotables-11011999" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division october really Mon, 01 Nov 1999 05:00:00 +0000 admin 8455 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 02/08/1999 -- All a "Partisan Hit Job"; Donaldson: "Expel" Clinton; Newt Deserved It http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-02081999-all-partisan-hit-job-donaldson-expel-clinton-newt-deserved-it <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"> <strong><big><big>All a "Partisan Hit Job"; Donaldson: "Expel" Clinton; Newt Deserved It</big></big></strong> <p><a href="#1">1) Two reporters, Evan Thomas and Nina Totenberg, were less impressed with the managers than a liberal columnist. Thomas: Clinton's lawyers "absolutely demolished the prosecutor's case."</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-02081999-all-partisan-hit-job-donaldson-expel-clinton-newt-deserved-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division clinton people president really Mon, 08 Feb 1999 05:00:00 +0000 32263 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 03/27/1998 -- Nets Skip Scandal http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-03271998-nets-skip-scandal <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>Nets Skip Scandal; Don't Blame the Shooters; Hollywood's Clinton Excuses</b></p> <p><a href="#1">1) ABC and NBC conflict on whether Clinton apologized to South Africa. ABC, CBS and NBC silent on Monicagate as CNN and FNC ran updates, but only CNN noted the billing records found in Foster's attic.</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-03271998-nets-skip-scandal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division clinton president really Fri, 27 Mar 1998 05:00:00 +0000 31770 at http://mrc.org Tinseltown: Don't Mess With Bill http://mrc.org/bozells-column/tinseltown-dont-mess-bill <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 class="MsoNormal"><b><span class="title">Tinseltown: Don't Mess With Bill</span></b><span class="normal"><br />by <a href="http://www.mrc.org/bios/lbb/bozellbio.asp">L. Brent Bozell III<br /></a>February 5, 1998</span></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/tinseltown-dont-mess-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division because clinton really Thu, 05 Feb 1998 05:00:00 +0000 3603 at http://mrc.org Notable Quotables - 07/15/1996 http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/notable-quotables-07151996 <h3 align="center"></h3><h3><b>If Clinton Turns Down the Christian Coalition, It's An Insult to Christians?</b></h3><p><b><br /></b></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/notable-quotables/notable-quotables-07151996" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division people really Mon, 15 Jul 1996 04:00:00 +0000 admin 8374 at http://mrc.org