NorthCarolina http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/5478/all en Nets Skip Democratic Rep's Street Scuffle; ABC Pounced on Fiorina's Catty Hair Crack http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/nets-skip-democratic-reps-street-scuffle-abc-pounced-fiorinas-catty-hair-crack <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/rich-noyes">Rich Noyes</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://media.eyeblast.org/newsbusters/static/2010/06/2010-06-10-ABC-Karl.jpg" /></div><p>None of the three broadcast evening newscasts had even a few seconds Monday night for video of Democratic Congressman Bob Etheridge <a href="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/video.aspx?v=XdaGaGqGZu" target="_blank">physically grabbing and yelling</a> at an unidentified student attempting to ask him whether he supports President Obama's agenda.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/nets-skip-democratic-reps-street-scuffle-abc-pounced-fiorinas-catty-hair-crack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2010Congressional abc BiasAlert BobEtheridge California CarlyFiorina GeorgeStephanopoulos JonathanKarl liberalmediabias NorthCarolina WorldNews Tue, 15 Jun 2010 15:18:00 +0000 36242 at http://www.mrc.org On Crucial Primary Day, the Times Definitely Tilts Toward Obama http://www.mrc.org/articles/crucial-primary-day-times-definitely-tilts-toward-obama <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sarcastically criticizing Hillary, the Times unleashes its inner Republican: &quot;She raises eyebrows and arms in exaggerated indignation. Students who take jobs they do not particularly want after graduation just to repay loans are &#039;indentured servants,&#039; while Americans who took out mortgages they could not afford are victims of manipulation.&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> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Two campaign stories faced down each other from opposite pages in Tuesday's edition, one devoted to Obama, the other to Hillary, as they trolled for votes before today's primaries in North Carolina and Indiana. To those tracking the Times closely, it's no surprise who comes out with the more sympathetic profile: Obama.</p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/crucial-primary-day-times-definitely-tilts-toward-obama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch BarackObama Campaign2008 HillaryClinton Indiana JeffZeleny JodiKanto MichaelPowell NewYorkTimes NorthCarolina NYTimes Primaries Racism TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Tue, 06 May 2008 19:27:00 +0000 admin 6153 at http://www.mrc.org Times Ignores Errors in Duke "Rape"-Hoax Coverage http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-ignores-errors-duke-rape-hoax-coverage <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Times has yet to correct its false timeline of the incident, even while quoting the North Carolina Attorney General&#039;s report that shows it&#039;s wrong. </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> <p>Times reporter Duff Wilson, author of the <a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/articles/2007/20070412150632.aspx " target="_self">notorious front-page story </a>from August 25, 2006 riding to the defense of rogue prosecutor Michael Nifong's rape case hoax at Duke University, picks gingerly through the case's wreckage in Saturday's "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/04/28/us/28duke.html" target="_self">'Credibility</a><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/04/28/us/28duke.html"> Issues' Undid Duke Case, Report Says</a>," while avoiding his own contribution to it.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-ignores-errors-duke-rape-hoax-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch DuffWilson DukeLacrosse MichaelNifong NewYorkTimes NorthCarolina NYTimes RaceIssue RapeHoax Sports TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Mon, 30 Apr 2007 20:25:00 +0000 admin 5557 at http://www.mrc.org