Category: "Media & the Blogosphere"

Juan Williams: Defund NPR

Juan Williams, although he might be out for a little revenge, nevertheless has a particularly good perspective from which to think about federal funding of NPR.  His call today for ending federal funding of NPR is most welcome, but probably won't sway… more »

Defending Larry Kudlow

There was a tempest in a teapot on Monday after Larry Kudlow commented that "The human toll here looks to be much worse than the economic toll and we can be grateful for that." What annoyed me most about the story was that it reached my mother who, not… more »

Leslie Nielsen, RIP

If there’s one thing an entertainer should probably do, it’s entertain.  And if any actor brought more entertainment and fun to the big and small screens in recent decades more than Leslie Nielsen did, I can’t think of him (or her).… more »

Politico already apologizing for Dem losses

In an article almost pathetic for its transparent bias and excuse-making, the Politico’s lead story yesterday was about Democratic National Committee Chairman Tim Kaine, with the story entitled “Tim Kaine: Nice guy in a nasty time“.… more »

A new definition of "objective"

In a report on a poll of where people get their news, the liberal-leaning web site offers an apparently new definition of the word “objective", suggesting that those who watch Fox News should diversify into more… more »

Not really so hip and cool, eh, Obama?

Yesterday, in a commencement speech at Hampton University in southern Virginia, President Obama complained that the media was no longer “a tool of empowerment (or) emancipation” and noted that he didn’t know how to use a video game… more »

AP can't figure out Times Square bomber's motive

Please keep in mind as you read this that I wrote it before more information was released about Shahzad’s motives…keep the timing of the AP article in context. Every once in a while the combination of idiocy and bias in the liberal media… more »

Massachusetts isn't the only message - Air America bankrupt again

I’ve said before and I’ll say again: The 2008 elections were, despite Democrats’ fond hopes, not a mandate for liberalism in the US.  As if the Massachusetts election weren’t enough to prove that, it’s pleasing and ironic… more »

I hope Lou Dobbs doesn't end up at Fox News

Now that Lou Dobbs has resigned from CNN, there is speculation that he might end up at Fox News. I hope not. Mr. Dobbs has consistently demonstrated much more interest in beating a political drum than in explaining and reporting economic issues.  While… more »

John Stossel leaving ABC for Fox

Ironically, given that I had posted a blog piece about John Stossel for this morning, in a piece at, Stossel, ABC’s one voice of libertarianism and sanity, is announcing that he’s leaving ABC for a weekly one-hour show on Fox… more »
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