Microsoft http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/4574/all en Solving The Problem With SHIELD http://mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/solving-problem-shield <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><i><img height="110" width="200" src="http://bmicmistockphotos.files.wordpress.com/2013/10/marvels-agents-of-s-h-i-e-l-d-the-girl-in-the-flower-dress-08_04_39-pm1.jpg?w=300&amp;h=165" style="float: right; margin-top: 5px; margin-bottom: 5px; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px;" />What's in a name? That which we call a rose/by any other name would smell as sweet;</i></p> <p>Well, I hate to burst Juliet's bubble, but... Aw, who am I kidding?!? I love bursting bubbles.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/solving-problem-shield" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMI on TV Blog Post Culture and Media Institute Apple hipsters Joss Whedon Juliet Marvel Microsoft problem Romeo and Juliet Samuel L. Jackson shield Wed, 13 Nov 2013 09:49:41 +0000 emantel 44937 at http://mrc.org Bozell Statement: The MSNBC Brand Is A Tumor http://mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-statement-msnbc-brand-tumor <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Microsoft Scrubs Off MSNBC Stink </div> </div> </div> <p><span>Alexandria, VA - Media Research Center President Brent Bozell issued the following statement regarding the official split between Microsoft and MSNBC.com:</span><br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-statement-msnbc-brand-tumor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases brent bozell Media Research Center Microsoft MSNBC Mon, 16 Jul 2012 15:15:08 +0000 scooter.schaefer 40644 at http://mrc.org USA TODAY Hypes Topless and 'Adult' Vegas pool parties. http://mrc.org/articles/usa-today-hypes-topless-and-adult-vegas-pool-parties <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/katie-bell">Katie Bell</a> </div> </div> </div> <p ><a href="http://www.usatoday.com/travel/destinations/2010-06-10-las-vegas-adult-topless-pools_N.htm" />USA Today</a> dedicated two-thirds of the front page of its Life weekend section on June 11 to advertise Vegas's new summer attraction, the raunchy poolside 'Daylife.'</p> <br /> <p >The “travel” article offered <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/travel/destinations/2010-06-10-las-vegas-adult-topless-pools-guide_N.htm" />guidebook</a> for potential guests to the “adult” and topless pool scene in Vegas. </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/usa-today-hypes-topless-and-adult-vegas-pool-parties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Family Microsoft region Mon, 14 Jun 2010 04:00:00 +0000 admin 29010 at http://mrc.org A Stomach Ache for Our Sponsors http://mrc.org/bozells-column/stomach-ache-our-sponsors <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> When Microsoft backed out of sole sponsorship of a raunchy live special from the makers of &quot;Family Guy,&quot; it showed that sponsors don&#039;t want to be held accountable for subsidizing raunchy content. They are the unsponsors. </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/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>In the earliest days of television, shows were often supported entirely by one sponsor. There was the "Texaco Star Theater" with Milton Berle. Remember "General Electric Theater" with Ronald Reagan? The corporate patron was held responsible for the content within the program. More to the point, the corporate patron <em>wanted</em> the association with the show it was sponsoring.<br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/stomach-ache-our-sponsors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division BrentBozell FamilyGuy Fox Microsoft SethMacFarlane Sat, 07 Nov 2009 11:35:00 +0000 admin 4721 at http://mrc.org Dear WSJ: Morici is Wrong on Trade Deficit http://mrc.org/correcting-record/dear-wsj-morici-wrong-trade-deficit <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/donald-j-boudreaux-phd">Donald J. Boudreaux, Ph.D.</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Editor, The Wall Street Journal</p> <p ><st1:street w:st="on"><st1:address w:st="on">200 Liberty Street</st1:address></st1:street></p> <p ><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on">New York</st1:city>, <st1:state w:st="on">NY</st1:state> <st1:postalcode w:st="on">10281</st1:postalcode></st1:place></p> <br /> <p >To the Editor:</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/correcting-record/dear-wsj-morici-wrong-trade-deficit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Correcting the Record Business and Media Institute DonaldBoudreaux export FreeTrade import Microsoft output PeterMorici tradedeficit WallStreetJournal Thu, 12 Feb 2009 15:52:03 +0000 admin 30062 at http://mrc.org Dear NY Times: U.S. Economy Overflows with Outliers http://mrc.org/correcting-record/dear-ny-times-us-economy-overflows-outliers <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/donald-j-boudreaux-phd">Donald J. Boudreaux, Ph.D.</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Editor, The New York Times Book Review</p> <p ><st1:street w:st="on"><st1:address w:st="on">229 West 43rd St</st1:address></st1:street>.</p> <p ><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on">New York</st1:city>, <st1:state w:st="on">NY</st1:state> <st1:postalcode w:st="on">10036</st1:postalcode></st1:place></p> <br /> <p >To the Editor:</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/correcting-record/dear-ny-times-us-economy-overflows-outliers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Correcting the Record Business and Media Institute BillGates capitalism DavidLeonhardt DonaldJ.Boudreaux Entrepreneur malcolmgladwell Microsoft Mon, 01 Dec 2008 18:51:42 +0000 admin 30017 at http://mrc.org Brokaw Presents Economic Worst-Case Scenario to Bill Gates http://mrc.org/articles/brokaw-presents-economic-worst-case-scenario-bill-gates <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; Are the ideals that made this country great in jeopardy? They must be as far as former “NBC Nightly News” anchor Tom Brokaw’s is concerned.<!--?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /--></p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Are the ideals that made this country great in jeopardy? They must be as far as former “NBC Nightly News” anchor Tom Brokaw’s is concerned.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/brokaw-presents-economic-worst-case-scenario-bill-gates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Economy BadNewsBears BillGates GreatDepression Microsoft NBC NightlyNews TomBrokaw Thu, 25 Sep 2008 15:50:49 +0000 admin 25908 at http://mrc.org Google CEO: We Need Gov't Regulation of Internet Service Providers http://mrc.org/articles/google-ceo-we-need-govt-regulation-internet-service-providers <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 >     Google CEO Eric Schmidt says government regulation of Internet service providers (ISPs) is necessary. In fact, he said he thinks the entire concept of the Internet marketplace relies on it.</p> <br /> <p >     Schmidt spoke to conservative bloggers at the Republican National Convention on September 3 in St. Paul, Minn. He warned that if an Internet service provider were too large, it could use its size to create a “protected structure within the Internet” and suggested that would restrict competition – giving some content favorable treatment within its network.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/google-ceo-we-need-govt-regulation-internet-service-providers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Business Government Bloggers browser Chrome convention google Internet ISP Microsoft network Regulation RNC Thu, 04 Sep 2008 12:36:42 +0000 admin 25950 at http://mrc.org Bad Company III http://mrc.org/special-reports/bad-company-iii <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/amy-menefee">Amy Menefee</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Businessmen are in every city and town in America.</p> <p> They make the tractors that harvest your food, the jewelry you wear and the electricity that makes our society run. They sell vegetables at your farmers' market and help you get connected to the World Wide Web. They give heart surgeons a place to work and kids a place to play after school.</p> <p> And whether you work for one of them, a non-profit, or the government, they pay for your job.</p> <p> What do they earn for all of their hard work? Abuse.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/special-reports/bad-company-iii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports Business and Media Institute 100 2005 2006 2007 abc abcs accused AIDS america american Americans april Arts average bad ballmer berresford big bill billion billions bmi brian broadcast buffett business businesses businessman businessmen case cbs cbss centers CEO CEOs charitable charity CNN collapse companies company comparison consumer consumers corporate coverage criminal criminals david defense didnt diversity Dobbs donating Donors dont economist education Enron evening executive explained fact fat foundation foundations Fox free freedom gas Gates generous gift giving global Goliath good greed half historic included industry jobs Journalists list Lou made make makes market melinda mentioned Microsoft million Mine money NBC negative networks news oil pay people percent philanthropists philanthropy portrayals portrayed positive president Press price prices private profit profits public ratio report reporter research rich run Shareholders showed shows small started stories story study sylvester tied tonight top universities viewpoint warming wasnt williams Women words work worker workers world worldcom wrote year years Wed, 26 Sep 2007 21:02:00 +0000 admin 30565 at http://mrc.org Networks That Praise Gates, Bashed Oil Firms http://mrc.org/articles/networks-praise-gates-bashed-oil-firms <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/ken-shepherd">Ken Shepherd</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; In the mid-1990s, aside from tobacco companies, Microsoft (NYSE: <a href="http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=MSFT"></a>MSFT) and its CEO Bill Gates were perhaps the media’s favorite corporate villain. Now he’s a media darling.<br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/networks-praise-gates-bashed-oil-firms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Economy Energy Media Bill Gates Microsoft Oil Companies Sat, 17 Jun 2006 17:18:42 +0000 admin 25162 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 06/08/2000 -- Gore's Broken Pledge Excused http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-06082000-gores-broken-pledge-excused <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/2000/cyb20000608pf.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>Gore's Broken Pledge Excused; Aunt Jemina Thomas; Actress a "Huge" Hillary Fan</p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-06082000-gores-broken-pledge-excused" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division border hillary Microsoft people Thu, 08 Jun 2000 04:00:00 +0000 32528 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 05/01/2000 -- Anything for 5 Minutes of Reno http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-05012000-anything-5-minutes-reno <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/2000/cyb20000501pf.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>Anything for 5 Minutes of Reno; Helms = Castro; Knocked Down Cameraman Ignored</p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-05012000-anything-5-minutes-reno" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division border colorffffff Microsoft Mon, 01 May 2000 04:00:00 +0000 32504 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 04/04/2000 -- MS Lost, But Consumers Won http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-04042000-ms-lost-consumers-won <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/2000/cyb20000404pf.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>MS Lost, But Consumers Won; Scandal Avoidance, Except Hillary's VRWC</p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-04042000-ms-lost-consumers-won" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division border clanormal consumers Microsoft people Tue, 04 Apr 2000 04:00:00 +0000 32487 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 10/20/1998 -- China Military Gains Thanks to Clinton http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10201998-china-military-gains-thanks-clinton <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>China Military Gains Thanks to Clinton; Justice Before Microsoft</b></p> <p><a href="#1">1) Nothing on impeachment or Paula Jones on ABC or NBC Monday night. CBS, CNN and FNC looked at the new Jones documents.</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10201998-china-military-gains-thanks-clinton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division clinton government Microsoft monday Tue, 20 Oct 1998 04:00:00 +0000 31888 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 05/19/1998 -- CBS & NBC Skip China in the AM http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-05191998-cbs-nbc-skip-china-am <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>CBS & NBC Skip China in the AM, All in the PM; Only FNC Recalls Huang</b></p> <p><a href="#1">1) Sunday and Monday the network morning shows avoided China. Instead, Cokie Roberts was asked about Bulworth. CBS stuck with stucco homes. ABC posed one question and aired one 12 second news item.</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-05191998-cbs-nbc-skip-china-am" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division chinese clinton Microsoft networks Tue, 19 May 1998 04:00:00 +0000 31797 at http://mrc.org