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  • CBS News’ ‘60 Minutes’ With Scott Pelley Slammed For Making Numerous False, Misleading Claims On COVID-19

    05/11/2020 9:56:01 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 15 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | 5/11/2020 | Ryan Saavedra
    Top government officials slammed CBS News’ “60 Minutes” after co-host Scott Pelley ran a segment on Sunday night that contained false and misleading claims on certain aspects of the Trump administration’s response to the pandemic, which originated in Wuhan, China. The segment begins by falsely suggesting that the United States federal government has “been less than honest” about the coronavirus pandemic just like the Chinese Communist Party. Some of the actions taken by the Chinese communist government to hide the truth about the coronavirus pandemic that started in their country include: Some of the actions taken by the Chinese communist...
  • Roll Up Your Sleeve. It's 1976!

    05/07/2020 10:42:36 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 9 replies
    Youtube ^ | 05/07/20 | Darren McBreen
    The CBS 60 Minutes report the mainstream news media wants you to forget. https://youtu.be/i-RWwdfxMUE  
  • The Swine Flu Fraud of '76 - 60 Minutes

    04/16/2020 7:21:25 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 24 replies
    You tube ^ | 03/10/20
    This is amazing.I normally do not care for the CBS show 60 minutes and their Leftist virtue signaling.  However, this 15 minute segment is one of the exceptions from 1976 with Mike Wallace.  It is very relative to what we are hearing about vaccines today, and how Bill Gates, the W.H.O., the CDC, the U.N., etc..  are trying to make it a requirement for a job to be free, etc..  I thought that was called medical tyranny? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3I0hIC6GqMc&feature=emb_title     
  • Stopping the spread of coronavirus vs. total economic meltdown | 60 Minutes Australia

    04/12/2020 12:42:06 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 6 replies
    60 Minutes Australia on Youtube ^ | 4/12/20 | 60 Minutes Australia
    A renowned global economist has told 60 Minutes that total society lockdown is not a sustainable long term solution to stopping the spread of coronavirus. Danish political scientist Dr Bjorn Lomborg describes a delicate and difficult balance that needs to be achieved in order to stop the spread of the virus without causing total economic meltdown. But can we stop the spread of coronavirus without destroying global economies?
  • Bernie Sanders Misleading Narrative on Communist Cuba

    02/25/2020 4:18:38 AM PST · by Kaslin · 7 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | February 25, 2020 | John Lott Jr
    With Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) becoming the odds on favorite to win the Democrat nomination, the media rehabilitation efforts have begun. First up on Sunday evening was CBS’s 60 Minutes, which moved to protect Sanders against attacks that he is a communist.  Host Anderson Cooper didn’t ask Sanders about his decision to honeymoon in the former Soviet Union or about past proposals for “public ownership of utilities, banks, and major industries,” proposals that Sanders has never disavowed. However, Cooper did ask Sanders about some positive statements that he has made about Communist Cuba.In explaining why Cubans didn’t help the U.S....
  • Bernie Sanders defends Fidel Castro's socialist Cuba: 'Unfair to simply say everything is bad'

    02/23/2020 6:49:34 PM PST · by karpov · 119 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 23, 2020 | Vandana Rambaran
    Sen. Bernie Sanders, the frontrunner for the Democrats' presidential nomination, doubled down on his support for some of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro's policies, saying in an interview that aired Sunday, "it's unfair to simply say everything is bad." Speaking to CBS News' "60 Minutes," Sanders, a self-proclaimed democratic socialist, pointed to social welfare programs introduced under Castro's regime that he described as redeeming, despite the communist dictator's often repressive human-rights violations against Cubans. "We're very opposed to the authoritarian nature of Cuba but you know, it's unfair to simply say everything is bad. You know? When Fidel Castro came into...
  • Inside Jeffrey Epstein's cell, Sunday on 60 Minutes

    01/03/2020 8:58:21 AM PST · by Magnatron · 15 replies
    60 Minutes ^ | 3 January 2020 | Sharyn Alfonsi
    A 60 Minutes report is revealing new information about last August's jail cell death of convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Correspondent Sharyn Alfonsi reports on Sunday's 60 Minutes that Epstein's body was found by federal correctional officers "at approximately 6:30 a.m." and sources say one of them could be heard saying, "Breathe, Epstein, breathe." Forensic Pathologist Dr. Michael Baden was hired by Epstein's brother, Mark, to investigate his death. Dr. Baden observed the autopsy and believes that Jeffrey Epstein died around 4:30 that morning, two hours earlier. The New York Medical Examiner has ruled Epstein's death a suicidal hanging. Alfonsi...
  • '60 Minutes' producer alleges CBS News retaliated after she reported inappropriate behavior

    12/17/2019 12:35:22 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 17 replies
    The Hill ^ | 12 17 2019 | Joe Concha
    A producer at CBS News alleged in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that she was “ostracized, isolated and penalized” after reporting inappropriate behavior by a veteran "60 Minutes" producer. Associate Producer Cassandra Vinograd, who previously worked for The Associated Press and NBC News, joined "60 Minutes" in its London bureau in June. Soon thereafter, senior producer Michael Gavshon engaged in inappropriate behavior that included sharing a photo in a text message of him and several friends urinating on a fire, according to the lawsuit filed in New York Supreme Court. The photo was included as evidence in the lawsuit. Vinograd, 35,...
  • Apple CEO Says Chinese Have More Skill Making Their Products Than Americans

    12/31/2015 8:11:22 AM PST · by Lorianne · 152 replies
    China Money Report ^ | 22 December 2015 | D. Collins
    Tim Cook has come out about a real truth of the decline in manufacturing. What he omitted however, is that no one will manufacture in the U.S. unless they absolutely have to due to a 38% corporate tax rate. On 60 Minutes Sunday, Charlie Rose asked Apple CEO Tim Cook about his company’s manufacturing practices in China. Cook said the decision to use Chinese manufacturing has nothing to do with American workers demanding higher wages. He said it was because the Chinese have more skill. “Let me be clear,” Cook told Rose, “China put an enormous focus on manufacturing in...
  • VIDEO: Chinese spy spills secrets to expose Communist espionage

    11/26/2019 12:42:55 PM PST · by MeganC · 7 replies
    60 Minutes Australia via You Tube ^ | 24 November 2019 | 60 Minutes Australia
    A Chinese spy defects to Australia. His shocking revelations are guaranteed to infuriate Beijing. How China conducts questionable activities around the world, including its attempts to infiltrate the Australian government.
  • How Russian intelligence officers interfered in the 2016 election

    11/24/2019 4:55:11 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 47 replies
    CBS 60 Minutes ^ | 11 24 2019 | 60 Minutes
    There was a lot of testimony during this past week's impeachment inquiry about foreign interference in our 2016 election, including the president's assertion that Ukraine was involved. But the president's own intelligence agencies say it was the Russians who "hacked" the 2016 elections. Special counsel Robert Mueller spelled it out in his report. Now the Justice Department has at least two open cases against Russian citizens for interfering with our presidential and congressional races, we decided to take a closer look at one of them - the case against 12 Russian military officers accused of breaking into the Democratic Party's...
  • With whistleblower ‘protection’ fake news, media does Trump another favor

    09/30/2019 11:28:38 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 8 replies
    NY Post ^ | September 30 2019 | Sohrab Ahmari
    Even on its own terms, the media’s Get Trump project has proved a monumental failure. If the blob of blue-checkmark Twitterati wanted to help President Trump portray the latest impeachment push as a partisan witch hunt, they couldn’t have done a better job than they are now. Consider the latest example: On Sunday, CBS’ venerable “60 Minutes” program reported on Twitter that “the government whistleblower who set off the impeachment inquiry of President Trump is under federal protection because they fear for their safety.” The explosive news seemed to vindicate his opponents’ darkest fantasies about the president: Of course Trump...
  • Whistleblower's Attorney Blasts '60 Minutes' For 'Literally Making Stuff Up'

    09/30/2019 4:46:07 AM PDT · by Magnatron · 30 replies
    Townhall ^ | 30 September 2019 | Leah Barkoukis
    A lawyer for the Ukraine whistleblower blasted CBS’s “60 Minutes” on Sunday for “literally making stuff up” in its reporting about a letter his legal group sent regarding their client’s safety. In its reporting on the letter, “60 Minutes” claimed the whistleblower was under federal protection, even though that was clearly not stated in the letter. In response, the whistleblower’s legal team published the letter and called out “60 Minutes" for their shoddy reporting. “NEWS ALERT: 60 Minutes completely misinterpreted contents of our letter, which is now published online at https://compassrosepllc.com/intelligence-community-whistleblower-matter/ …,” attorney Mark S. Zaid tweeted. “Nor have we,...
  • FOR THE RECORD: CBS Memos Controversy on Free Republic--15 Years ago!

    09/07/2019 7:20:05 PM PDT · by Mr.Unique · 92 replies
    Freerepublic ^ | Sept 18, 2004 | Howlin
    In the interest of the historical importance of things that happened on this forum last week and, most importantly, to try to provide and document an accurate record of exactly what happened here on the evening of September 8, 2004, and the following morning, I have compiled a listing of ALL of the postings that occurred on Free Republic concerning CBS and Dan Rather 60 Minutes show from 8:00 PM EDT on Thurdsay, September 8, 2004, up until about 9:00 AM EDT on the morning of Friday, September 9, 2004, when the rest of the internet "caught up." I am...
  • Democrats Are One Hundred Percent Wrong about Racism

    07/17/2019 7:37:14 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 21 replies
    PJ Media ^ | July 16, 2019 | Roger L. Simon
    To say that the Democrats are obsessed with race these days is the equivalent of saying the sky is blue. I'm a racist. You're a racist. Donald Trump's a racist. Nancy Pelosi was a racist until she attacked Trump for racism. Your neighbor's a racist. Your insurance broker's a racist. Your dentist's a racist as well as your periodontist. All white males are racist. Some white females are racists, especially those married to white males. Everywhere a racist. Never mind that many of those people have no history of racism. It doesn't matter. Never mind that their families came here...
  • Political bias is destroying people’s faith in journalism

    02/27/2019 8:44:42 AM PST · by centurion316 · 39 replies
    New York Post ^ | Feb 26, 2019 | Lara Logan
    Lara Logan, former correspondent for “60 Minutes,” caused a stir last week when, on a podcast called “Mike Drop,” she said that too many in the media have become “political activists.” -SNIP- Journalists are not activists. We may share the passion for a particular cause, but our job is to follow the facts wherever they may lead. We can’t ignore something that reflects badly on a noble cause, as an activist might. We have to care about the means as much as the end because our duty is to search for the whole truth. -SNIP- It is a fact that...
  • Ex-FBI official: 'Crime may have been committed' by Trump (gag alert)

    02/18/2019 2:27:37 AM PST · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 104 replies
    wraltv-AP ^ | 2/18/2019 | Eric Tucker
    WASHINGTON — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview that aired Sunday that a "crime may have been committed" when President Donald Trump fired the head of the FBI and tried to publicly undermine an investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia. McCabe also said in the interview with "60 Minutes" that the FBI had good reason to open a counterintelligence investigation into whether Trump was in league with Russia, and therefore a possible national security threat, following the May 2017 firing of then-FBI Director James Comey.
  • Lara Logan Calls Media, "Mostly Liberal" "I Am Committing Professional Suicide"

    02/18/2019 11:02:39 AM PST · by gaijin · 33 replies
    MediaIte ^ | Feb 18th, 2019 | Ken Meyer
    (snip) "[At Israel's Wailing Wall]...women have this tiny little spot in front of the wall to pray, and the rest of the wall is for the men. To me, that’s a great representation of the American media, is that in this tiny little corner where the women pray you’ve got Breitbart and Fox News and a few others, and from there on, you have CBS, ABC, NBC, Huffington Post, Politico, whatever, right? All of them." Logan continued by saying President Donald Trump‘s press coverage is a case and point of how the media produces a “distortion” by boiling things...
  • CBS’s Lara Logan on Media Bias: ‘Unless You Seek Out Breitbart,’ You Won’t See the ‘Other Side’

    02/18/2019 10:54:35 AM PST · by Texas Fossil · 46 replies
    Breitbart News ^ | 18 Feb 2019 | Robert Kraychik
    Lara Logan, foreign correspondent for CBS’s 60 Minutes, said Breitbart News offers “the other side” of news media relative to what she described as a mostly left-wing and partisan Democrat news landscape in the U.S. and abroad. She offered her remarks in an interview published last Friday with the Mike Drop podcast, hosted by retired Navy SEAL Mike Ritland.Ritland characterized U.S. news media as “absurdly left-leaning” and supportive of Democrats, further describing the status quo of American news media’s left-wing and partisan Democrat biases as a “huge f__ing problem” and “disaster for this country.”Logan concurred, “I agree with that. That’s...
  • Furious Trump calls McCabe a ‘disgrace to the FBI and disgrace to our country’..

    02/14/2019 9:27:08 AM PST · by COUNTrecount · 73 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | February 14, 2019 | Francesca Chambers
    Furious Trump calls McCabe a ‘disgrace to the FBI and disgrace to our country’ and claims he gave ‘Hillary a pass’ in return for his wife getting campaign cash Andrew McCabe, the former deputy director of the FBI, recounted a Justice Department plot to remove Donald Trump from office in a television interview In the next episode of '60 Minutes,' Scott Pelley, a correspondent for CBS, says McCabe will talk about a plot to remove Trump from office Pelley says McCabe told him about a plot to approach Mike Pence, the Vice President of the United States, and ask him...