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  • Obama File 110 Collusion! How Socialist Stanley Meyerson Kickstarted the Obama Propaganda Machine

    08/02/2010 11:00:20 PM PDT · by Nachum · 10 replies · 17+ views
    New Zeal ^ | 8/2/10 | Trevor Loudon
    I have contended for some time that Barack Obama owes his political career by three marxist organizations, Communist Party USA, Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism and Democratic Socialists of America. Of the three, Obama's decades old ties to Democratic Socialists of America are most easily documentable. Part of this support has come in the form of favorable media stories about Obama and in orchestrated attacks against his opponents. It is no coincidence that several members of the recently exposed, pro Obama JournoList; had close ties to D.S.A. Harold ; Meyerson is both a leading U.S. journalist and a...
  • Controversy proves collusion among liberal journalists

    08/02/2010 9:18:54 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 18 replies · 5+ views
    KnoxNews.com ^ | August 1, 2010 | Glenn Harian Reynolds
    Conservatives have long claimed that the media is biased against them and tries hard to shape stories in ways that help Democrats and hurt Republicans. This has sometimes been dismissed as paranoia - as in my former MSNBC co-blogger Eric Alterman's book, "What Liberal Media?" - but it turns out to be truer than they imagined. If this were a Hollywood movie, there would have been clandestine meetings in basements or bars or parking garages. But since it was real life, it was just an e-mail list, called "JournoList," set up by the Washington Post's Ezra Klein. It had over...
  • Obama File 108 Pro Obama "JournoLista" Outed - New "Can of Worms" Opened

    07/27/2010 9:11:48 AM PDT · by Nachum · 13 replies · 4+ views
    newzeal.blogspot.com/ ^ | 7/27/10 | Trevor Loudon
    JournoList was an email group of approximately 400 journalists, bloggers and academics, who reportedly worked to influence news reporting in favor of Barack Obama and the Democratic Party during and after the 2008 Presidential elections. The latest list of alleged "Journolistas" has turned up a very interesting name - Robert Kuttner of The American Prospect. This man is no basement blogger or CNN hack, he is the author of two books on the President and is connected to some of Obama's most influential enablers. Robert Kuttner's March 2008 "Obama's Challenge:American's Economic Crisis and the Power of a Transformative Presidency" is...
  • JournoListers Conspired To Destroy Sarah Palin Day McCain Picked Her

    07/22/2010 8:26:03 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 93 replies · 2+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | July 22, 2010 | Noel Sheppard
    New e-mail messages published by the Daily Caller Thursday show a coordinated effort by the JournoList's members to destroy Sarah Palin the moment she was named John McCain's running mate on August 29, 2008. Some even discussed how the former Alaska governor's decision to have a Down Syndrome baby rather than abort it could be used against her. As the attacks ensued, the Nation's Chris Hayes wrote, "Keep the ideas coming! Have to go on TV to talk about this in a few min and need all the help I can get." Witness America's so-called journalists conspiring to destroy a...
  • Palin weighs in on Journolist

    07/20/2010 2:02:42 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 13 replies · 1+ views
    Keach Hagey
    Sarah Palin has thrown in her two cents about the Daily Caller’s Journolist leaks on her Facebook account. As David Corn noted on his Twitter account, she seems to miss the rather important point that Journolist is expressly a liberal listserv – and especially that most of those quoted in today’s story work for avowedly liberal publications. Still, it’s worth a read. This may all have the result of making Spencer Ackerman wildly famous. It’s encouraging for commonsense conservatives who are frustrated with media cover-ups and biases to see truth revealed.Remember the infamous “Journolist” – the listserv chat group of...
  • SARAH PALIN: Media Bias? What Media Bias? BOMBSHELL!

    07/20/2010 12:43:37 PM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 23 replies
    Facebook ^ | 07/20/10 | Sarah Palin
    It’s encouraging for commonsense conservatives who are frustrated with media cover-ups and biases to see truth revealed. Remember the infamous “JournoList” – the listserv chat group of hundreds of “prominent” mainstream media personalities? It seems The Daily Caller obtained copies of the JournoList email exchanges from the 2008 campaign having to do with the media’s coverage of Rev. Jeremiah Wright, then candidate Obama’s pastor of 20 years. It’s everything you may have suspected. This, in the words of one JournoList member: “I do not endorse a Popular Front, nor do I think you need to. It’s not necessary to jump...
  • Will CNN Pledge to Fire "JOURNOLIST" Participants?

    07/20/2010 12:02:42 PM PDT · by Brookhaven · 14 replies
    Vanity
    CNN has been marketing themselves as the "unbiased, neither left or right" news network. Yet, you have this quote from the Hotair story about the JOURNOLIST listsrv: "Update: But was the campaign effective? Ed Driscoll put together a video showing the correlation of this effort on Journolist and the declaration by CNN that it would be a “Wright-free zone.” Correlation isn’t causation, but this is a pretty interesting juxtaposition." It is clear that CNN was influenced by the JOURNOLIST effort, but you don't get this kind of results without someone on the inside (working for CNN) actively participating. So here...
  • Breitbart: Reporters at Pravda weren’t this insufferable [Journolist scandal]

    07/20/2010 10:58:15 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 20 replies · 1+ views
    The Daily Caller ^ | July 20, 2010 | Andrew Breitbart
    Journalists love whistleblowers. Just not when the whistle is blown on them. Journalists love transparency. As long as they’re not the ones being exposed. No journalistic steadfast rule is unbendable when it comes to justifying and protecting the racket that is modern journalism, specifically, political journalism in the United States today. The ends justify the means for the Democrat Media Complex. They lie when they claim to be objective. They lie when they claim to be unbiased, because these so called “truth seekers” are guilty of engaging in open political warfare. And when the whistle is blown, they simply double...
  • JournoList: ...Yes, But the Reporters at Pravda Weren't Such Insufferable ***holes

    07/20/2010 11:38:38 AM PDT · by Publius804 · 5 replies
    Big Government ^ | 7/20/10 | Andrew Breitbart
    Journalists love whistleblowers. Just not when the whistle is blown on them. Journalists love transparency. As long as they’re not the ones being exposed. No steadfast journalism rule is unbendable when it comes to justifying and protecting the racket that is modern journalism, specifically, political journalism in the United States today. The ends justify the means for the Democrat Media Complex. They lie when they claim to be objective. They lie when they claim to be unbiased, because these so called “truth seekers” are guilty of engaging in open political warfare. And when the whistle is blown, they simply double...
  • The Rush Limbaugh LIVE Radio Show Thread - Tuesday, July 20, 2010

    07/20/2010 8:07:41 AM PDT · by IMissPresidentReagan · 189 replies · 2+ views
    The EIB Network ^ | 07/20/2010 | Rush Limbaugh
    AND NOW . . . amidst billowing clouds of fragrant, aromatic first- and second-hand premium cigar smoke. . . it is time for . . . that harmless, lovable little fuzz ball, the highly-trained broadcast specialist, having more fun than a human being should be allowed to have, from behind the golden EIB microphone, firmly ensconced in the prestigious Attila-the-Hun chair at the Limbaugh Institute of Advanced Conservative Studies, serving humanity simply by showing up, and he’s not retiring until every American agrees with him, do NOT doubt him, with shrieks of joy at the mere mention of his name...
  • Documents show media plotting to kill stories about Rev. Jeremiah Wright [Journolist]

    07/19/2010 11:32:30 PM PDT · by MitchellC · 185 replies · 5+ views
    The Daily Caller ^ | July 20, 2010 | Jonathon Strong
    It was the moment of greatest peril for then-Sen. Barack Obama’s political career. In the heat of the presidential campaign, videos surfaced of Obama’s pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, angrily denouncing whites, the U.S. government and America itself. Obama had once bragged of his closeness to Wright. Now the black nationalist preacher’s rhetoric was threatening to torpedo Obama’s campaign. The crisis reached a howling pitch in mid-April, 2008, at an ABC News debate moderated by Charlie Gibson and George Stephanopoulos. Gibson asked Obama why it had taken him so long – nearly a year since Wright’s remarks became public –...
  • Portland police will investigate accusations that Al Gore groped woman (Investigation Re-Opened)

    06/30/2010 5:11:23 PM PDT · by Arec Barrwin · 161 replies · 1+ views
    The Oregonian ^ | June 30, 2010 | Maxine Bernstein
    Portland police will investigate accusations that Al Gore groped woman Published: Wednesday, June 30, 2010, 4:55 PM Updated: Wednesday, June 30, 2010, 5:03 PM The Oregonian A Portland massage therapist accused former Vice President Al Gore of "unwanted sexual contact" at a hotel during an October 2006 visit, but no charges were filed due to lack of evidence, law officials said last week. Today, Portland police officials say they will reopen the investigation. Portland police announced today that it will re-open and investigate a Portland massage therapist’s allegations that former Vice President Al Gore sexually assaulted her at a downtown...
  • Democrats seek 'Macaca' moments

    06/29/2010 7:50:14 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 48 replies · 1+ views
    Politico ^ | June 29, 2010 | MIKE ALLEN |
    The Democratic National Committee is seeking “Macaca” moments. The party today is opening a website, www.accountabilityproject.com, designed to recruit and display embarrassing audio and video of Republican candidates, as well as information about their schedules and copies of their mailers. Campaigns have long made videotapes of each other, using “trackers” who follow the opposition from event to event. It was a young tracker who shot the video footage of then-Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) that wound up sinking his campaign. The DNC hopes campaigns and journalists will use the footage in ads and news coverage. The site targets both 2010 candidates...
  • Pelosi asks for donations to fend off potential GOP investigations

    06/23/2010 11:14:26 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 62 replies
    The Hill ^ | June 23, 2010 | Eric Zimmermann
    Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is asking supporters for contributions to help prevent the "subpoenas and investigations" that would result from a GOP majority. In a fundraising letter for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, Pelosi says if Republicans take back the House, they'll initiate "endless investigations against President Obama" and "bring back the days of Ken Starr and the politics of personal destruction." "Remember a Republican-controlled Congress that devoted more time to subpoenas and investigations than to solving our country's problems?" Pelosi asks. "There is far too much at stake for our country now to allow it to happen again." Rep....
  • DC's role in stock market a growing question

    06/22/2010 2:51:50 AM PDT · by Scanian · 9 replies
    NY Post ^ | June 22, 2010 | John Crudele
    Things are getting interesting in the most important financial topic of our time: Has Washington ever rigged the stock market? Ben Bernanke recently told a Congressman that the Federal Reserve has not intervened in the stock market. But the Fed chairman dodged the rest of the question from Florida Democrat Alan Grayson: "Has the Federal Reserve -- alone or in concert with the Treasury Department or any part of government -- ever taken any action with the purpose or effect of supporting the stock market or an individual stock?" A few weeks ago Grayson finally got answers to that and...
  • Sarah Palin: Is It Any Wonder Why We Call Them “Lame”?

    06/01/2010 11:54:20 AM PDT · by MaxCUA · 21 replies · 1,130+ views
    Citizen Palin 4 President ^ | Sarah Palin On Facebook
    It may seem like a small thing, considering the state of the union and international issues of the day, but let me share some facts surrounding a most recent illustration of the untrustworthiness of America’s mainstream media. Yesterday, Todd and I spent our Memorial Day evening exchanging emails with NBC in regards to the interview they conducted this morning with our new neighbor. As you’ll recall, the “journalist” Joe McGinniss moved all the way from Massachusetts to Wasilla – literally right next door to our home – after tracking us down in various forums this past year, so that he...
  • AZ governor suspends Dem AG from immigration-law defense

    05/29/2010 10:48:13 AM PDT · by rickb308 · 23 replies · 1,460+ views
    Los Angeles Times ^ | May 28, 2010 | Andrew Malcolm
    Late Friday night as the Memorial Day weekend began, Arizona's Republican Gov. Jan Brewer, in effect, suspended the state's Democratic attorney general from defending the new law in upcoming legal challenges. (Snip) Brewer said, "I believe the federal government should use its legal resources to fight illegal immigration, not the State of Arizona." Seeing apparent collusion between the two Democrat lawyers, Brewer pulled the plug Friday night. Her statement (full text below) said: Due to Attorney General Goddard’s curious coordination with the U.S. Department of Justice today and his consistent opposition to Arizona’s new immigration laws, I will direct my...
  • Media Spinning Against New AZ Law for All It's Worth

    04/28/2010 10:59:30 AM PDT · by Mobile Vulgus · 11 replies · 312+ views
    Publius Forum ^ | 04/28/10 | Warner Todd Huston
    The media has been trying its hardest to spin this Arizona immigration law to its agenda for all its worth. It's such a swarm of media agenda journalism that even liberal reporters that write about the travel industry are trying to demonize Arizona over it all. We can see this in the facile reporting by USA Today's travel reporter, Barbara De Lollis. Hers titled, "Arizona immigration law backlash? Traveler says state 'is off my travel list for sure,'" is a screamer for the wild assumptions and unproved and unprovable assertions made in order to further the Old Media agenda. De...
  • MSNBC's Joe Scarborough Likens New AZ Law to Nazi "Guards" Demanding "Show Me Your Papers" - Video

    04/26/2010 8:11:45 AM PDT · by Federalist Patriot · 71 replies · 1,211+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | April 26, 2010 | Brian
    Here is video from Morning Joe today, where Joe Scarborough actually likened the new Arizona Anti-Illegal Immigration Law to Nazi "Guards" demanding, "show me your papers." Scarborough said that even he - as an anti-amnesty person - "is offended by this," and said it will be a "nightmare for Republicans" in 2012 if they are identified, as Chuck Todd described it as, "the Party of 'Show me your papers.'" This analysis is beyond over the top. The Arizona law is essentially what the Federal Law already is, but it is not being enforced. To equate what Arizona is doing to...
  • Breitbart Rips MSNBC; Calls MSM 'Bull---- Artists' for Coverage of Tea Parties (Video)

    04/16/2010 6:02:04 AM PDT · by Rufus2007 · 17 replies · 1,458+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | April 16, 2010 | Jeff Poor
    Are the mainstream media playing fast and loose with their coverage of the tea parties and what the tea party activists believe? Andrew Breitbart says they are, and points to accusations of racism. Breitbart spoke at one of the tea party events held near the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. on April 15. He said his involvement in the movement began when he realized how the media would react to the Tea Party movement and detailed an incident in which Contessa Brewer's MSNBC cropped out the face of a black man in footage of a tea party event to make...
  • US newspaper, TV news executives gloomy about future

    04/12/2010 12:13:48 PM PDT · by STONEWALLS · 28 replies · 838+ views
    Breitbart ^ | 4-12-10 | breitbart
    Nearly half of US newspaper and broadcast TV news executives believe their organizations will fold within 10 years unless they find new revenue streams, according to a survey released on Monday. Forty-six percent of the executives surveyed by the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism said they could remain solvent for more than 10 years. Seventeen percent said they could go out of business within a decade without "significant new funds, revenue streams or partnerships" while 24 percent put their life-span at three to five years.
  • Hateful East Coast Leftists Attack Sarah Palin Before Her Boston Rally… Media Silent

    04/12/2010 10:09:25 AM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 35 replies · 2,150+ views
    Gateway Pundit ^ | Jim Hoft
    The unhinged and hateful left is getting revved up for Sarah Palin’s visit to Boston this week. Michael Graham linked to this sickening report from the Weekly Dig in Massachusetts: Could you even imagine if a conservative rag carried a photo essay like this of Barack or Michelle Obama? It would make international headlines. But, since its just the moose hunter from Wasilla the state-run media ignores it all. If it’s not a bogus report on tea party racists, they won’t carry it. Related… Popular Senator Scott Brown won’t make it.
  • Left-Winger's 'Coffee Party' Huge Success in Belleville, Illinois

    04/12/2010 9:28:40 AM PDT · by Mobile Vulgus · 36 replies · 2,129+ views
    Publius Forum ^ | 04/12/10 | Warner Todd Huston
    Well, you really could knock me over with a feather… and a red colored one at that. This coffee party thingie was much more successful than I imagined. You may have heard of this coffee party idea that an Obama operative in Virginia tried to start? It's called Coffee Party CCCP… sorry, I always get that wrong, it's Coffee Party USA and it was started by one Ann Park, an Obama operative and employee of the New York Times. The diminutive Mz Park has deep ties to the Obama campaign and her coffee party effort is classic astroturf and that...
  • CALL TO ACTION: Counter the "Crash the tea-party!"

    04/09/2010 12:53:47 PM PDT · by OR Patriot · 94 replies · 2,227+ views
    Okay, so the radicals want to chill the speech of law abiding citizens because they don’t agree with their message? How un-American is that? Here’s what you can do to thwart their attempt: 1. Email the “teaparty crashers” at crashtheteaparty@gmail.com email link and let them know you do not support their effort of infringing upon the rights of others to free speech. 2. You can email PayPal at service@paypal.com email link and let them know that www.crashtheteaparty.org is accepting "charitable donations" and is not a registered charity in the state of Oregon so naturally you fear they may be committing...
  • Agent Provocateur Mad Hatters want to crash your Tea Party

    04/09/2010 10:49:20 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 38 replies · 2,299+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | Friday, April 9, 2010 | Judi McLeod
    Warning: Marinated-in-Marxism Democrats and supporters are hot on the trail of Tea Party patriots. They have launched a Crash the Tea Party (CTTP) website: crashtheteaparty.org on the eve of the April 15 anniversary of the Tea Party. “WHO WE ARE, Crash The Tea Party style, is a lesson in Marxism 101: “A nationwide network of Democrats, Republicans, and Independents who are sick and tired of that loose affiliation of racists, homophobes, and morons; who constitute the fake grass-roots movement which calls itself “The Tea Party.”
  • Democrat-Media Hype of Threats Against Congress Exposed

    04/08/2010 7:09:45 PM PDT · by kristinn · 49 replies · 3,755+ views
    Thursday, April 8, 2010 | Kristinn
    Out of a nation of more than three hundred million Americans, only forty-two threats against Congressmen and Senators were reported in the first three months of this year. However, the Democrats and the news media have made it seem like Congress is under siege from right wing Tea Party terrorists ready to slaughter representatives over the health care takeover bill.The Washington Post reported tonight that threats have increased "nearly threefold" over the fifteen threats received in the last three months of 2009.The Post headlined the article with the ominous sounding "Anger over health-care reform spurs rise in threats against Congress...
  • Return With Us Now To the Peaceful Protest Imagery Of the Bush Years

    03/29/2010 11:23:32 AM PDT · by SmokingJoe · 12 replies · 1,371+ views
    Big Journalism ^ | Mar 29th 2010 | Warner Todd Huston
    With all the tales in the Old Media of the supposed violence committed by Tea Partiers going on since Obama’s takeover of our nation’s healthcare system, I thought it might be instructive to recall how hate-filled the unhinged left is in America today. A year ago, the good folks at Zomblog assembled a great series of photos showing the mental derangement exhibited by the human detritus at those once ubiquitous anti-war rallies that the distempered left hosted so often between the years 2003 and 2009… you know, those anti-war rallies that totally disappeared after Obama took office even as the...
  • RNC hits 'bondage club' story

    03/29/2010 9:27:27 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 41 replies · 1,801+ views
    RNC hits 'bondage club' story By: Andy Barr March 29, 2010 12:10 PM EDT The Republican National Committee is pushing back hard Monday on a story in The Daily Caller, telling POLITICO that Chairman Michael Steele was “never” at a bondage-themed nightclub in West Hollywood, Calif., as the publication suggests. Buried in a Daily Caller story claiming that Steele suggested buying a private jet with RNC funds is the statement that “Steele travels in style,” citing, among other things, $1,946.25 “spent at Voyeur West Hollywood, a bondage-themed nightclub featuring topless women dancers imitating lesbian sex.” POLITICO confirmed the RNC expense...
  • Lib Media Claims Rock Was Thrown Through Rep’s Office Window..... On the 30th Floor!

    03/26/2010 9:54:05 AM PDT · by Justaham · 45 replies · 1,667+ views
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 3-26-10 | Jim Hoft
    The Seattle Times reported today on another horrible political attack. The Times claimed that liberal democrat Rep. Steve Driehaus had a rock thrown though his office window: Protesters have been demonstrating at Driehaus’ Ohio home, said Tim Mulvey, a spokesman for the anti-abortion Democrat who joined Stupak in voting for the health bill. A rock was thrown through the window of Driehaus’ Cincinnati office Sunday, and a death threat was phoned in to his Washington office a day later, Mulvey said. “It’s getting out of hand,” Mulvey said. As Glenn Reynolds noted… Rep. Driehaus’ office is in the Carew Tower...
  • Rush Limbaugh: Google in bed with Obama WH, results on him negative "by design, and on purpose"

    03/18/2010 12:02:39 PM PDT · by chuck_the_tv_out · 32 replies · 2,037+ views
    Max Christian ^ | 18th March 2010 | Max Christian
    Reports of bias in Google results are coming in very fast recently. Microsoft has filed lawsuits alleging that Google favors its own websites. And conservative commentators have accused it of anti-freespeech bias for many years. Contrary to popular belief, Rush Limbaugh is usually very reserved in saying such things. He has often been quoted on his radio programme as saying that he is aware of the responsible position he has, and is thus considerate about what he says. But Rush directed some very harsh language at Google on Tuesday, noting that Google has developed an oddly close relationship with the...
  • Obama taps NPR reporter's sister for federal bench

    03/17/2010 1:55:53 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 24 replies · 548+ views
    Associated Press ^ | March 17, 2010
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama has nominated the sister of National Public Radio legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg (TOH'-ten-burgh) for a federal judgeship. Obama on Wednesday tapped Amy Totenberg for a seat on the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. She has been in private practice and has served as an arbitrator in Atlanta since 2000.
  • MSNBC Andrea Mitchell to Elijah Cummings on Obamacare: "You've Got To Get This For Him" (Video)

    03/12/2010 1:03:13 PM PST · by Talkradio03 · 15 replies · 896+ views
    hotairpundit ^ | 3/12/10 | HAP
    They don't even try to pretend on MSNBC, Andrea Mitchell earlier this afternoon had Democrat Rep. Elijah Cummings on to talk about getting Obama Care passed (Video)
  • Andrea's Emotional Plea To Dem Congressman On ObamaCare: 'You've Got To Get This For Him'

    03/12/2010 11:06:21 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 44 replies · 1,847+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    It was the MSM version of "win one for the Gipper." A manifestly moved Andrea Mitchell told a Dem congressman that with Pres. Obama having put so much on the line for health care reform, "you've got to get this for him." Mitchell, ostensibly a "correspondent," her voice brimming with emotion, made her heart-felt plea to Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) during her 1 PM MNSBC show today. View video here.
  • The Heavy Weight of Scandal

    03/12/2010 10:57:54 AM PST · by Kaslin · 4 replies · 422+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | March 12, 2010 | Rich Galen
    Republicans were fired from their control of the U.S. House of Representatives in the election of 2006 for a number of reasons. Spending too much generally was one of them. Bloating appropriations bills with "earmarks" to reward friends and supporters was another. Iraq was certainly a major contributing factor. But, what weighed House Republicans down like an anchor around their collective necks was: Scandal. Duke Cunningham's written menu of acceptable bribe amounts. Jack Abramoff buying Members and staff like heads of romaine lettuce at Whole Foods. And the father of all the scandals, Mark Foley. I won't regurgitate the whole...
  • VIDEO: Larry King Asks Former Rep. Massa If He Is Gay

    03/09/2010 7:47:04 PM PST · by ianschwartz · 30 replies · 1,377+ views
    RealClearPolitics ^ | March 9, 2010 | RealClearPolitics
    Former Rep. Eric Massa says he is insulted when Larry King asks if he is gay.
  • (Sen.) Maria Cantwell's Men: the Dating History of Washington's Junior Senator

    03/08/2010 12:27:10 PM PST · by llevrok · 96 replies · 516+ views
    Seattle Weekly ^ | 3/8/2010 | Caleb Hannan
    How do you solve a problem like Maria's personal life? ​Maria Cantwell is single, young (by Congressional standards) and, according to the Huffington Post, the sexiest Senator in the land. She's also, if the scurrilous gossip-mongers at The New York Post are to be believed, part of the reason CNBC correspondent and New York Times writer John Harwood's marriage is ending. Neither Harwood nor Cantwell confirmed the affair rumors to Page Six. But if its "D.C. insiders" are correct -- and really, who would ever question the validity of anonymous sources dishing to a gossip columnist -- then it wouldn't...
  • CNBC's John Harwood, US senator in alleged marriage scandal

    03/08/2010 8:15:17 AM PST · by Dr. Scarpetta · 89 replies · 826+ views
    Examiner ^ | 3/6/10 | Cherie Saunders
    The reporter who was interviewing President Obama when he famously swatted a fly is suddenly the buzz of DC, thanks to a New York Post gossip item about his marriage. According to unnamed "spies" for Page Six, CNBC Washington correspondent and New York Times writer John Harwood has split from his wife Frankie Blackburn, and it's all because of an alleged romance with Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) The Post's March 5 column quotes anonymous "well placed sources" who claim Harwood managed to keep the sordid details out of one DC paper "by sobbing to a reporter until he agreed to...
  • Why Treasury chief should be probed and fired

    01/14/2010 3:34:03 AM PST · by Scanian · 6 replies · 490+ views
    NY Post ^ | January 14, 2010 | John Crudele
    T im Geithner should not only be fired as Treasury Secretary, he should then be investigated for criminal activity -- i.e. illegal collusion with Wall Street -- once he's safely away from government. But prosecutors shouldn't stop at Geithner, who merely kept up the disdainful tradition of doing anything Wall Street wanted that was begun by his predecessor and mentor-in-crime Hank Paulson. Yes, this would be a can of worms. But once investigators start down this path the public will finally have a better idea of who scratched whose back under the pretext that the country had this horrible financial...
  • Obama's Budget Chief Has Child With Ex-Girlfriend [Now Engaged To Beautiful ABC Reporter!]

    01/07/2010 10:05:07 AM PST · by Steelfish · 23 replies · 1,264+ views
    LATimes ^ | January 07th 2010
    Obama's Budget Chief Has Child With Ex-Girlfriend January 7, 2010 WASHINGTON — Modern relationships can be complex. Just ask White House budget director Peter Orszag, whose ex-girlfriend gave birth to his daughter a few weeks before he got engaged to a different woman. Orszag and his ex-girlfriend, Claire Milonas of New York, released a joint statement on the birth of their daughter this week after The New York Post reported the story. “In November, Claire gave birth to a beautiful baby girl,” they said. “Although we are no longer together, we are both thrilled she is happy and healthy, and...
  • Orszag acknowledges out-of-wedlock child

    01/07/2010 8:22:58 AM PST · by opentalk · 23 replies · 1,109+ views
    The Hill ^ | Jan 6, 2010 | Christina Wilkie
    White House Budget Director Peter Orszag released a statement Wednesday about the birth of a daughter out-of-wedlock. The mother of Tatiana Zoe is Orszag's former girlfriend, Claire Milonas. She gave birth on Nov. 17, months after she and Orszag broke off their relationship. Orszag has since become engaged to ABC News reporter Bianna Golodryga, whom he met in April at the White House Correspondents Association Dinner in Washington. The joint statement from Orszag and Milonas said the two were in a committed relationship until the spring of 2009. “In November, Claire gave birth to a beautiful baby girl. Although we...
  • Tracking Left wing funding of NPR

    01/02/2010 5:41:39 PM PST · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 40 replies · 3,045+ views
    As you start to read all this, you'll laugh at how incestuous it all gets. Let's start with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which as I've noted in the past is tied in with the Soros foundation. Together, the two worked on something called The Project on Death in America.(PDIA) http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2341083/posts And speaking of Mr Soros, he himself(his foundations) have given directly to NPR. Compared to some of the other numbers I'm seeing, it's a small amount of $250,000. But it doesn't matter. Soros money is soros money in my book. http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2396058/posts Additional information about RWJF can be found here....
  • Obama Budget Director to Marry ABC Reporter (Budget Director and Economics Reporter- ha)

    12/30/2009 12:00:37 PM PST · by proxyswipe · 24 replies · 979+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | Tim Graham
    The New York Times broke the story online yesterday that ABC economics reporter Bianna Golodryga, a regular contributor to Good Morning America, will marry Obama budget chief Peter Orszag next fall. They broke the happy news on the first half-hour of GMA Tuesday after Golodryga subbed in at the morning news desk and finished the newscast with Bristol Palin's custody suit with her ex-boyfriend and Playgirl model Levi Johnston. She quipped of Orszag: "There was no Playgirl shoot in his portfolio." Jackie Calmes reported the pairing yesterday:
  • Did Barack Obama Reward Financially Reward ABC News For the OBAMACARE Prime-time Special?

    12/18/2009 8:05:01 AM PST · by Shellybenoit · 4 replies · 565+ views
    National Center/The Lid ^ | 12/18/09 | The Lid
    The health care debate began for real in June when ABC devoted an entire hour to Obamacare in a special edition of ABC's Prime time hosted anchor Charlie Gibson and (now incoming anchor) Diane Sawyer. Called "Questions for the President: Prescription for America" the special aired on June 24, 2009, from the East Room of the White House. Basically Obama was given solo airtime to pitch his health care agenda both in prime time and later that evening on Nightline. To make matters worse, Conservatives for Patients' Rights (CPR) a group that opposes Obamacare tried to air commercials giving the...
  • A Challenge to Mainstream Media's FCC Licenses to Broadcast

    11/13/2009 3:16:22 AM PST · by Northwest Guy · 1 replies · 543+ views
    The Iranian "Dirty Bomb Ship"? News from Jerusalem ^ | Thursday, 23 October 2008 14:03 | The Free Press - News From Jerusalem
    The FCC Licenses of state run mainstream media outlets like ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, NY Times, and others should be challenged and aggressively uncovered for their treachery in both conspiring with the Democrats, daily, to shape the news, rather than report it. "Hijacked Iranian Ship was a Dirty Bomb Meant for Israel on Yom Kippur This amazing story reveals that Iranians planned to detonate a radioactive "dirty bomb" off Israel's coast on Yom Kippur. This was to be the long-anticipated Iranian attack on Israel. Not the expected rocket attacks (which could be intercepted by the Israelis) but an...
  • ABCNews.com --The Day After Obama's Election Disaster

    11/04/2009 1:14:56 PM PST · by truthandlife · 15 replies · 1,445+ views
    ABCNews.com ^ | 11-04-09 | Myself
    I opened ABCNews.com the day after the Democrats and Obama got destroyed in the election and what do you know. This is what is in the right hand column (YOU CAN'T MISS IT) A Look Back The 2008 Election: The 2008 Election PHOTO President-elect Barack Obama waves to supporters during his election night party at Grant Park in Chicago, Tuesday night, Nov. 4, 2008. ELECTION MAP REPLAY: How Obama Won the White House Obama Promises New Dawn of Leadership '08 Election Is One for the Record Books EXITS: Economy Allows Obama to Remake Map WATCH: Obama's Road to the White...
  • Unreal: MSNBC edits clip of man with gun at Obama rally to support racism narrative

    08/19/2009 5:25:31 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 52 replies · 4,579+ views
    Hot Air ^ | August 19, 2009 | ALLAHPUNDIT
    I missed this yesterday at Newsbusters but Treacher, rightly aghast, tipped me to it this afternoon. Never will you see a starker example of MSNBC getting away with the sort of deception for which Fox News would be pilloried, especially in the context of race. If you missed Monday’s post about this, go watch the footage (or look at this photo) and see if you can deduce why they wouldn’t want to show the guy with the rifle from the neck up during this particular segment. For all the well-deserved heat that MSNBC’s primetime line-up has taken for its demagoguery...
  • Bill Press: The Tea Baggers Are Back -- Crazy as Ever ("Partisan Zealots," "Nazis," "Mob Rule")

    08/07/2009 2:35:36 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 59 replies · 1,843+ views
    The Hartford Courant ^ | August 6, 2009 | Bill Press
    Ah, democracy! It never works better than when informed citizens gather in town hall meetings to discuss and debate the issues of the day. But, oh, democracy! It's never more damaged than when partisan zealots plot to disrupt town hall meetings in order to prevent any honest debate of the issues. And that's exactly what's happening in health care forums held across the nation by members of Congress. We've seen it in Philadelphia; Austin, Texas; Georgetown, Del.; Salisbury, Md; and other communities. Taking a page right out of a Nazi playbook, organizers bus in professional protestors and arm them with...
  • MSNBC: Chris Matthews “Sees” Bush Scandal while Turning a Blind Eye to Clinton, Obama Transgressions

    08/03/2009 1:42:23 PM PDT · by HorowitzianConservative · 10 replies · 671+ views
    NewsReal Blog ^ | August 3, 2009 | John Perazzo
    Keeping The Cable Guys Honest * Home * About MSNBC: Chris Matthews “Sees” Bush Scandal while Turning a Blind Eye to Clinton, Obama Transgressions 2009 August 3 Leave a comment tags: Chris Matthews, Karl Rove, News, Politics by johnperazzo Inspector General Gerald Walpin, whom President Obama fired without good cause Inspector General Gerald Walpin, whom President Obama fired without good cause On his most recent Hardball program, MSNBC’s Chris Matthews explored a long-forgotten controversy that evidently continues to haunt him – the role that Republican strategist Karl Rove may have played “in the firing of those federal prosecutors [by President...
  • CNN Bozo Accidentally Outs His Source; Palins Threaten Legal Action On Divorce Smear

    08/02/2009 8:18:27 PM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 339 replies · 20,668+ views
    American Spectator ^ | 8.2.09 @ 8:53PM | By Robert Stacy McCain
    An attorney for Sarah Palin has delivered a letter threatening legal action against an anti-Palin blogger who was the source of a divorce rumor that the attorney for the former Alaska governor called "categorically false." Publication of the letter at a Web site that repeated the rumor has uncovered circumstantial evidence that the anti-Palin blogger "Gryphen" is a kindergarten teacher at an Anchorage elementary school.... CNN stringer/anti-Palin blogger Dennis Zaki published ... a copy of a letter from Palin attorney Thomas Van Flein, ordering "Gryphen" to retract the allegations -- calling them "complete fabrications, false and defamatory" -- or face...
  • New ABC Medical Reporter Dem Donor-Bozell to ABC Pres Westin:'How...Can Anyone Take ABC Seriously?'

    07/30/2009 1:43:07 PM PDT · by UnalienablyRight · 20 replies · 2,865+ views
    NewsBusters.org ^ | 07/30/2009 | Seton Motley
    In an open letter sent today to ABC President David Westin, Media Research Center President and NewsBusters.org Publisher Brent Bozell questioned the ethics of ABC as a "news" network and wondered "how in the world can anyone take ABC seriously" after it was announced that ABC News has hired Democrat donor Dr. Richard Besser to be their new Senior Medical Editor. The letter appears in its entirety below the fold.