Posts in category "Old Media"
-By Warner Todd Huston In a visit to Southern Illinois, First Lady Michelle Obama noted in a stump speech that Illinois leads the nation in job creation. This is not just political spin, but, based solely on statistics, this is a straight out lie. And where was the media? They have ignored her lies. Obama... Read more »
Are you sick and tired of the anti-Americanism surrounding you? Watch this and know you aren’t alone.
-By Warner Todd Huston As if there wasn’t enough shilling going on for Obama in the entertainment/publishing/news industry, word is that a whole line up of Magazines are starting new efforts to cover the 2012 elections. President Obama was criticized last month for avoiding traditional news outlets even while giving puffball interviews to the likes... Read more »
CNN Hides Facts: Cairo Riots Not About 'Offensive' American Movie, But Freedom of Blind Sheik The Goal
-By Warner Todd Huston Just before the crowd in Cairo, Egypt erupted in violence against the U.S. embassy there, CNN’s cameras were in the capital interviewing protesters who said that the main purpose for their protest was to have Sheik Omar Abdel-Rahman (known as the ‘Blind Sheik’) released from a U.S. prison. Yet as soon... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Along with the rest of the Old Media establishment, Washington D.C.-based newspaper Roll Call also attacked Mitt Romney for having dared to criticize the Obama administration for its failures in the Middle East after the attacks on our embassies in Egypt and Libya. To push the anti-Romney narrative, Roll Call claimed... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston When “journalists” confront conservatives, typically every claim, statistic, or assertion is challenged, but when talking to kindred spirits, reporters allow any manner of claim to pass by unchallenged. Such is the case with NBC’s interview of spokesmen for CAIR who, without any proof, were allowed to claim that “a spike in... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston The Baltimore Sun published a story this month revealing sympathy for a man being prosecuted for having passed the AIDS virus to a 13-year-old Maryland boy. Not sympathy for having done this horrid deed, of course, but sympathy for, in the Sun’s opinion, his being “over charged” by state prosecutors for... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Huffington Post contributor Sharmine Narwani took the occasion of the murder of our ambassador to Libya to launch into an anti-American diatribe that culminated in her asking why she is supposed to care about Ambassador Chris Stevens’ death or that of the other two killed with him. Sharmine Narwani, who is... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Journalists used to pride themselves on their independence. They once thought that hard questions were their stock and trade especially when it came to hurling those questions at politicians. But even as they congratulate each other for their efforts — as NPR did recently — it appears that hard questions and... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston The Atlantic Wire accused Mitt Romney for a “less-than-factual” statement on Libya delivered in the hours after the attacks on our embassy. But in its rush to attack Mitt Romney, The Atlantic Wire got its countries mixed up as the statement it was condemning was Mitt’s statement on Egypt, not one... Read more »