TimeMagazine http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/516/all en This Thanksgiving, Media Still Stuffed with Food Police Message http://mrc.org/articles/thanksgiving-media-still-stuffed-food-police-message <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>In just a few days, Americans will give thanks for their blessings and celebrate them by stuffing themselves with a bountiful feast. Despite this beloved tradition, many in the news media disapprove of overeating and continue to call for taxes on certain foods, and increased regulation.<br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/thanksgiving-media-still-stuffed-food-police-message" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Government Health Media Taxes anti fat Food FoodPolice foods measures obama obesity public Regulation shannonbrownlee Smoking tax TimeMagazine Mon, 21 Nov 2011 23:40:00 +0000 admin 27486 at http://mrc.org Brooks: Times Readers Further to the Left Than Times Journalists http://mrc.org/articles/brooks-times-readers-further-left-times-journalists <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Time Magazine: &quot;Being a conservative voice in what is typically considered to be a more liberal newspaper than not, how exactly does that frame affect what you write?&quot; Columnist David Brooks: &quot;It&#039;s mostly the readers I think that are more liberal than the journalists.&quot; </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> My colleague at NewsBusters, <a target="" href="http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/noel-sheppard/2011/03/10/david-brooks-new-york-times-readers-more-liberal-journalists">Noel Sheppard</a>, caught David Brooks, the Times' idea of a conservative columnist, in a videotaped interview with Time magazine this week, claiming Times readers are more liberal than Times journalists.<br /><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/brooks-times-readers-further-left-times-journalists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch DavidBrooks Interview LiberalBias liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias TimeMagazine TimesWatch Fri, 11 Mar 2011 19:11:00 +0000 admin 195 at http://mrc.org Time's Joe Klein Unhinged on Mosque: Gingrich a 'Demented, Anger-Infused Doofus' - and a 'Jerk' Too http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/times-joe-klein-unhinged-mosque-gingrich-demented-anger-infused-doofus-and-jerk-too <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 style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2009-01-08-MSN-1600-Klein.jpg" /></div><p>Opposition to building a mosque near Ground Zero really sent Time's Joe Klein into a tirade. In a Monday night post on the magazine's "<a target="_blank" href="http://swampland.blogs.time.com/">Swampland" blog</a>, Klein began: "Shame on all those Republicans salivating over President Obama's support for the Cordoba Islamic Center..." <br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/times-joe-klein-unhinged-mosque-gingrich-demented-anger-infused-doofus-and-jerk-too" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert GroundZeroMosque JoeKlein liberalmediabias NewtGingrich TimeMagazine Tue, 17 Aug 2010 16:35:00 +0000 36499 at http://mrc.org Time Mag's Klein Goes from Bush Delivering 'Coolest Presidential Image' to 'Juvenile' Stunt http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/time-mags-klein-goes-bush-delivering-coolest-presidential-image-juvenile-stunt <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 style="float: right;"><object height="202" width="250"><param value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zIrVrIr&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;sm=1" name="movie" /><param value="true" name="allowFullScreen" /><embed height="202" width="250" allowfullscreen="true" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zIrVrIr&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;sm=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"></embed></object></div><p>The <a target="_blank" href="http://www.weeklystandard.com/node/489457">August 16 Weekly Standard highlighted</a> a striking change in views from</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/time-mags-klein-goes-bush-delivering-coolest-presidential-image-juvenile-stunt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert Iraq JoeKlein liberalmediabias TimeMagazine Video WeeklyStandard Sat, 14 Aug 2010 17:36:00 +0000 36481 at http://mrc.org Time Magazine Isn't Chicken about Debunking Organic Eggs http://mrc.org/articles/time-magazine-isnt-chicken-about-debunking-organic-eggs <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/kyle-gillis">Kyle Gillis</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Perhaps the mainstream media counted their chickens before they hatched. </p> <p>In a surprising admission, a <a href="http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,2002334,00.html"></a>July 8 Time magazine story revealed that organic eggs are no healthier than factory eggs. In the past, Time has <a href="http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1042472,00.html"></a>championed organic foods and <a href="http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,1892751_1892713_1892717,00.html"></a>green lifestyles. </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/time-magazine-isnt-chicken-about-debunking-organic-eggs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Health beef eggs milk organic TimeMagazine USDA Mon, 12 Jul 2010 15:18:45 +0000 admin 27185 at http://mrc.org Time Magazine Cites Lack of Strikes, Rise of Collectivism 'Top Signs of Troubled Economy' http://mrc.org/articles/time-magazine-cites-lack-strikes-rise-collectivism-top-signs-troubled-economy <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/kyle-gillis">Kyle Gillis</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >The next time you want to gauge how bad the economy is, don’t check the unemployment rate or the stock market. Instead, look to see if anyone is dressed as a cow at the local Chick-fil-A.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/time-magazine-cites-lack-strikes-rise-collectivism-top-signs-troubled-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Economy Chick-fil-A collectivism GreatDepression healthcare TimeMagazine Fri, 09 Jul 2010 17:16:40 +0000 admin 27188 at http://mrc.org Time Magazine Makes Own Ruling in Supreme Court's Citizens United Decision http://mrc.org/articles/time-magazine-makes-own-ruling-supreme-courts-citizens-united-decision <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/kyle-gillis">Kyle Gillis</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Forget about Elena Kagan. Better make room for Time magazine’s Adam Cohen on the Supreme Court.</p> <br /> <p >In a July 7 “<a href="http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,2001844,00.html" />Case Study</a>” article for Time magazine, reporter Cohen bemoaned the Supreme Court’s <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission </i>decision from January in which the court voted 5-4 to give corporations and unions “sweeping new rights to spend money to elect candidates to office.” </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/time-magazine-makes-own-ruling-supreme-courts-citizens-united-decision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Government AdamCohen campaigncontributions CitizensUnited exxonmobil JohnPaulStevens SupremeCourt TimeMagazine TimeWarner Wal-Mart Wed, 07 Jul 2010 20:07:51 +0000 admin 27191 at http://mrc.org Time Pushes Gay Agenda in 'Gay Days' Coverage http://mrc.org/articles/time-pushes-gay-agenda-gay-days-coverage <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/melissa-afable">Melissa Afable</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Booze. Drugs. Sex toys. It's not your typical Disney scene; it's Gay Days at Disney World.</p> <br /> <p >But the overt “adult” nature of Gay Days didn't keep Time magazine from <a href="http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1995839-1,00.html" />portraying the event</a> as a chance for gay couples to experience Disney World-style family time. Reporter John Cloud wrote that the event was simply “a way to emphasize that many gays just want to ride a roller coaster with their partner like any other couple.”</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/time-pushes-gay-agenda-gay-days-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Family disney gay homosexual TimeMagazine Tue, 15 Jun 2010 04:00:00 +0000 admin 29007 at http://mrc.org Stop the Presses! Time Magazine Says Private Enterprise is 'Job-Creation Machine' http://mrc.org/articles/stop-presses-time-magazine-says-private-enterprise-job-creation-machine <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/sarah-knoploh">Sarah Knoploh</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Time magazine’s Barbara Kiviat made a shocking discovery: long lasting jobs are created by the private sector and not the government. The cover story for next week, <a href="http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,1973135-1,00.html"></a>“The Workforce: Where Will Jobs Come From?” described how government funded stimulus only creates short term demand, but credits private sector innovation as the true long term solution to unemployment.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/stop-presses-time-magazine-says-private-enterprise-job-creation-machine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Media BarbaraKiviat jobcreation privatesector TimeMagazine Fri, 19 Mar 2010 17:29:05 +0000 admin 27359 at http://mrc.org Time Endorses Gay Euro-Pols http://mrc.org/articles/time-endorses-gay-euro-pols <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/carolyn-plocher">Carolyn Plocher</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >If you're educated, you'll vote for gay politicians. That was the underlying message of the Time's article <a href="http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1952221-1,00.html" />“Europe's Gay Leaders: Out at the Top”</a> by <a href="http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2009/04/20/time-touts-test-foolproofing-suicide" />William Lee Adams</a>.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/time-endorses-gay-euro-pols" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Politics Europe gaypoliticians Iceland TimeMagazine Mon, 11 Jan 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 29165 at http://mrc.org Networks Barely Report 'Stealth' Push for 'Second Stimulus' http://mrc.org/articles/networks-barely-report-stealth-push-second-stimulus <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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Unemployment stands just short of 10 percent and could be <a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601068&sid=aGBkhROUjNds" />revised higher</a>. No, this isn’t the unemployment rate without a stimulus package, it is the rate even after President Obama pushed through the massive $787 billion stimulus package, which he said was desperately necessary.</p> <br /> <p >“For every day we wait or point fingers or drag our feet, more Americans will lose their jobs,” Obama said on Jan. 8 when unemployment stood at 7.2 percent.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/networks-barely-report-stealth-push-second-stimulus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Economy abc AP bloomberg cbs ChrisCuomo DavidBrooks Deficit E.J.Dionne FederalSpending Galluppoll jobloss jobs michelleGielan NBC obama RachelMaddow saveorcreate secondstimulus Stimulus TimeMagazine unemployment Wed, 21 Oct 2009 20:06:12 +0000 admin 26541 at http://mrc.org Time Mag's Halperin on CNN: Lack of Universal Coverage 'Immoral' http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/time-mags-halperin-cnn-lack-universal-coverage-immoral <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 style="float: right;"><img height="179" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2009-08-06-CNN-LDT-Halperin.jpg" /></div><p><b>"We're the only industrialized democracy that doesn't cover every citizen" and "that is immoral,"</b> <a target="_blank" href="http://thepage.time.com/bio/">Mark Halperin</a>, editor-at-large and senior political analyst for Time magazine where he oversees "<a target="_blank" href="http://thepage.time.com/">The Page</a>" blog, declared on CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight in illustrating the prism through which journalists view the debate over the proper rol</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/time-mags-halperin-cnn-lack-universal-coverage-immoral" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert CNN healthcare liberalmediabias LouDobbsTonight MarkHalperin MedicalInsurance obamacare ObamaWatch TimeMagazine Fri, 21 Aug 2009 03:00:00 +0000 35004 at http://mrc.org CNBC Goes into 'Crisis' Mode at Height of ObamaCare Debate http://mrc.org/articles/cnbc-goes-crisis-mode-height-obamacare-debate <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>Invoking the word “crisis” might conjure up images of a Category 5 hurricane bearing down on the U.S. Gulf Coast or some other situation where decisive action much be taken to avert impending doom. But, is it appropriate to suddenly attach it to the key issue put forth by Obama administration, such as health care?</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/cnbc-goes-crisis-mode-height-obamacare-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Health CNBC healthcare insurance obamacare specialcoverage SquawkBox TimeMagazine Fri, 31 Jul 2009 15:03:19 +0000 admin 26665 at http://mrc.org 'Paging Dr. Obama' Makes It Seven Time Mag Covers Since Election for Obama http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/paging-dr-obama-makes-it-seven-time-mag-covers-election-obama <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 style="float: right;"><img height="171" width="260" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/TimeObamacovers260x170.jpg" /></div><p>Time magazine's <a target="_blank" href="http://www.time.com/time/politics/article/0,8599,1913623,00.html">August 10 edition</a> with President Barack Obama on the cover ("<a target="_blank" href="http://www.time.com/time/covers/0,16641,20090810,00.html">Paging Dr.</a></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/paging-dr-obama-makes-it-seven-time-mag-covers-election-obama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert liberalmediabias ObamaWatch TimeMagazine Fri, 31 Jul 2009 14:34:00 +0000 34926 at http://mrc.org Time Mag's Between Paragraph Anti-Bush and Cheney Potshot Links http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/time-mags-between-paragraph-anti-bush-and-cheney-potshot-links <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 style="float: right;"><img height="151" width="246" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/TimemagBushCheney246.jpg" /></div><p>Time magazine's online staff certainly undermined any notion of impartiality in how they littered the posted version of this week's cover story, "<a target="_blank" href="http://www.time.com/time/politics/article/0,8599,1912297-1,00.html">Inside Bush and Cheney's Final Days</a>," with the links they chose to display between paragraphs and at page breaks of the article. Some were innocuous, such as "See TIME's George W.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/time-mags-between-paragraph-anti-bush-and-cheney-potshot-links" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert DickCheney GeorgeW.Bush liberalmediabias TimeMagazine Mon, 27 Jul 2009 01:55:00 +0000 34902 at http://mrc.org