Cancellation http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/7253/all en The Times Finds a Politically Slanted Television Show: '24' http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-finds-politically-slanted-television-show-24 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Brian Stelter on the cancellation of the Fox action-drama &quot;24,&quot; after eight seasons: &quot;The series enlivened the country&#039;s political discourse in a way few others have, partly because it brought to life the ticking time-bomb threat that haunted the Cheney faction of the American government in the years after 9/11....But for the same reasons the show found fans in Bush-era Washington, it has also faced severe scrutiny for its depictions of torture.&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>Television-beat reporter Brian Stelter reported Saturday on the <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/27/arts/television/27twentyfour.html?src=me%20action-drama">cancellation</a> of Fox's action-drama "24" after eight seasons. The media, which is reluctant to spot obvious liberal propaganda in shows like "Law &amp; Order," has focused laser-like on the use of harsh interrogation tactics in "24," which stars Kiefer Sutherland as special agent Jack Bauer.<br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-finds-politically-slanted-television-show-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch "24 "Torture BrianStelter Cancellation liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias Television TimesWatch Tue, 30 Mar 2010 18:01:00 +0000 admin 7466 at http://www.mrc.org NBC's Lauer Speaks Out for American Airlines http://www.mrc.org/articles/nbcs-lauer-speaks-out-american-airlines <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/nathan-burchfiel">Nathan Burchfiel</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; As evening and morning news broadcasts showed video of angry air travelers lashing out at American Airlines for canceling thousands of flights, at least one show finally revealed the true culprit: the Federal Aviation Administration.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nbcs-lauer-speaks-out-american-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business AmericanAirlines Cancellation cancelled FAA flight ground inspection Plane Thu, 10 Apr 2008 15:35:40 +0000 admin 26251 at http://www.mrc.org Flight Cancellations Lead to Morning Show Contrast on Airlines http://www.mrc.org/articles/flight-cancellations-lead-morning-show-contrast-airlines <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/nathan-burchfiel">Nathan Burchfiel</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/paul-detrick">Paul Detrick</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; American Airlines canceled more than 300 flights March 26 as older planes were voluntarily re-inspected to make sure they met safety standards set by the Federal Aviation Administration. But the cancellations had CNN’s Miles O’Brien warning viewers that airlines are cutting corners on safety precautions.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/flight-cancellations-lead-morning-show-contrast-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business airline airplane american cancel Cancellation FAA flight safety Southwest Thu, 27 Mar 2008 20:21:20 +0000 admin 26279 at http://www.mrc.org Two Shows Shift Focus from Airlines to Government's Problems with Air Travel http://www.mrc.org/articles/two-shows-shift-focus-airlines-governments-problems-air-travel <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-detrick">Paul Detrick</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; How do you prevent runway collisions at America’s airports? Fix the FAA, said CNN’s “American Morning” and ABC’s “World News with Charles Gibson.”</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; For a change, the media gave the government a hard time about air travel instead of the airlines, reporting on new Federal Aviation Administration guidelines for better runway safety.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/two-shows-shift-focus-airlines-governments-problems-air-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Government air air traffic control airline Cancellation delay FAA flight Northwest Plane rules Thu, 16 Aug 2007 20:05:38 +0000 admin 25393 at http://www.mrc.org