Jul
12
2011

Fox Media Show Skips Murdoch Scandal

Fox News Channel airs a weekly media criticism show called Fox News Watch. Disgraced New York Times reporter Judith Miller is one of the panelists because…well, it's Fox. TVNewser noticed that the show posts a web video of the chatter among the panelists during commercial breaks. On this weekend's show, they started talking about how they weren't gonna talk about Murdoch's current scandal. You can watch the video here. The conversation consisted mainly of right-wing panelist Cal Thomas saying, "Anyone want to bring up the subject we're not talking about, for the streamers?" That elicited some chuckles, and Thomas said: […]

Apr
16
2009

The Liberal Media Blackout of Right-Wing Tea Parties Continues…

A nice round-up from TVNewser of the evening newscasts. Will conservatives ever catch abreak from the left-wing media? How The Evening Newscasts Covered the Tea Parties NBC Nightly News led with two stories on tax day. Lee Cowan reported on the tea parties while Savannah Guthrie reported on the White House message of middle-class tax cuts. In his open, Brian Williams said the tea parties were "organized on the Internet and by some cable TV personalities." ABC's World News made it the third story. First a soundbite from President Obama and a Dan Harris story on the tea parties which […]