Accuracy in Media

WaPo questions NY Times description of ‘Anonymous’

With the revelation of the identity of “Anonymous,” the previously unnamed “senior official in the Trump administration,” questions have been raised by the Washington Post as to whether the New York Times accurately described exactly how “senior” Miles Taylor really was. The Post’s Paul Farhi and Sarah Ellison point out that Taylor, who disclosed on […]

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Tucker Carlson’s ratings hit record levels in October

Thanks in large part to a hotly contested presidential election, cable news ratings went through the roof in October with Tucker Carlson and Fox News leading the way. Tucker Carlson Tonight finished the month as the highest-rated program in cable news history with 5,359,000 total viewers, followed closely by Sean Hannity with 5,159,000. Carlson managed […]

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Rachel Maddow fear-mongers following Barrett confirmation

MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow went into fear-mongering mode after Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court on Monday evening. Maddow first commented about Barrett’s “outspoken” opinion that previous rulings on the Affordable Care Act were wrong  and that she would likely rule to overturn Obamacare leaving millions of people “out of luck.” She […]

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Kamala Harris laughs off 60 Minutes question

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) burst out laughing when CBS’s Norah O’Donnell asked her if she has a “socialist or progressive perspective.” Harris appeared on 60 Minutes and was discussing how she will work with Joe Biden and share her perspective on any issue they confront when O’Donnell asked the question. Sen. Kamala Harris busts out […]

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Media opts for a muted debate

Thursday night’s final presidential debate in Nashville will be very different than last month’s in Cleveland after the media complained loudly about President Donald Trump’s behavior. This led to the Commission on Presidential Debates to make an unprecedented change to mute the participants’ microphones when they are not speaking. The debate, which Trump dominated, irked […]

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Late-night hosts show overwhelming anti-Trump bias

Late-night television hosts have a long history of skewering politicians for laughs, but a recent study shows their bias against Trump is at historic levels when compared to past presidents. According to the Center for Media and Public Affairs, a whopping 97% of the jokes Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon told about the presidential candidates […]

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C-SPAN suspends editor who lied about Twitter account hack

C-SPAN announced on Thursday that Steve Scully, the network’s senior executive producer and political editor, has been placed on “administrative leave” for lying about his Twitter account being hacked this month. Scully apologized for what he said were “errors in judgment” in a statement. “These were both errors in judgment for which I am totally […]

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Pelosi calls Wolf Blitzer ‘Republican apologist’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), who has been battling with the Trump administration on another round of coronavirus stimulus, blew her top at CNN’s Wolf Blitzer calling him a “Republican apologist,” for daring to question why she has rejected the administration’s latest counteroffer. Pelosi criticized Blitzer for having “no knowledge” of the details of the […]

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October 2020

10/30/2020 - WaPo questions NY Times description of ‘Anonymous’

10/30/2020 - Tucker Carlson’s ratings hit record levels in October

10/28/2020 - Slate writer misleads on Cory Booker exchange with Amy Coney Barrett

10/28/2020 - Rachel Maddow fear-mongers following Barrett confirmation

10/27/2020 - Van Jones: Trump ‘has done good stuff for the black community’

10/27/2020 - Kamala Harris laughs off 60 Minutes question

10/22/2020 - Media opts for a muted debate

10/21/2020 - Late-night hosts show overwhelming anti-Trump bias

10/16/2020 - C-SPAN suspends editor who lied about Twitter account hack

10/16/2020 - Pelosi calls Wolf Blitzer ‘Republican apologist’

10/16/2020 - Media criticizes NBC for holding Trump town hall opposite of Biden’s

10/15/2020 - NYT Editorial Board urges defeat of Trump

10/14/2020 - Media shows selective outrage for COVID-19 relief funds

10/13/2020 - NYT Guild apologizes for ‘mistake’ tweet that criticized article on 1619 Project

10/12/2020 - Tapper grills Biden campaign manager on refusal to answer court-packing question

10/12/2020 - Shepard Smith’s return to cable television draws little interest

10/12/2020 - WaPo tries to link Barrett children to positive COVID-19 tests

10/9/2020 - Olbermann leaves ESPN to start new political show on YouTube

10/7/2020 - ‘Undecided’ voters at Biden town hall appeared previously as anti-Trump voters

10/6/2020 - Critics pan NBC Biden town hall as ‘infomercial’

10/5/2020 - CNN’s Tapper wishes Trump well, then shreds him for COVID-19 failures

10/2/2020 - NY Times reporters suggest Trump won’t remain on ballot

September 2020

9/29/2020 - Hunter Biden gets the pass the media has never given Donald Trump Jr.

9/29/2020 - Vanity Fair writer questions Supreme Court nominee’s mothering

9/28/2020 - Jill Biden shuts down CNN’s Tapper about husband’s ‘occasional gaffe’

9/25/2020 - Hillary Clinton’s podcast to launch this month

9/23/2020 - Jake Tapper roasts former Democratic candidate for hyprocrisy

9/22/2020 - Matthews gets pilloried for praising Trump’s ‘true presidential behavior’

9/22/2020 - CNN’s Lemon wants to ‘blow up the entire system’ if Democrats sweep in November

9/21/2020 - CNN calls out Biden for false claim about Trump

9/18/2020 - Analysis: Since July, Trump has fielded almost 5 times as many reporters’ questions than Biden

9/17/2020 - Media outlets ignore history to blame climate change for California fires

9/16/2020 - Even the media found this Biden moment cringeworthy

9/16/2020 - WaPo correspondent draws totally false conclusion from graphic

9/16/2020 - Media twist the facts to blame Republicans for bill failure

9/11/2020 - WaPo sportswriter accuses Olympian of ‘mixing up’ liberty and anarchy in mask debate

9/10/2020 - Zuckerberg dismisses journalist’s claim that Facebook is a ‘right-wing echo chamber’

9/10/2020 - Megyn Kelly launches new podcast free of institutional media overlords

9/4/2020 - ABC News downplays good news in latest jobs report

9/3/2020 - Major network left out of presidential debate moderator selection

9/3/2020 - Joy Reid calls Muslim remarks not the most ‘artful,’ but doesn’t apologize

9/2/2020 - Unlike Melania Trump, Joe Biden gets a pass on plagiarism

9/1/2020 - Infomercials for Government

August 2020

8/31/2020 - MSNBC host says black speakers at RNC were ‘modern day minstrel show’

8/31/2020 - Chuck Todd tries, fails to pin protest violence blame on Trump

8/27/2020 - CNN uses wild understatement in report on Kenosha protests

8/24/2020 - Media dunks on Republican governor – but the numbers don’t lie

8/21/2020 - Washington Post spins USPS story to align with Democrats’ goals

8/20/2020 - NYT ed board member finds Biden’s platform ‘much more similar’ to Sanders

8/19/2020 - Associated Press dings Michelle Obama for kids in ‘cages’ remarks in DNC speech

8/19/2020 - CNN analyst downplays network’s own poll showing Trump gaining on Biden

8/17/2020 - Chris Wallace calls out Biden campaign for skipping Sunday morning news shows

8/14/2020 - Yamiche Alcindor accidentally proves Trump right

8/13/2020 - Former CNN chief: Network will lose audience if Trump loses election

8/11/2020 - Report: NBC exec toyed with having Nicolle Wallace replace Chuck Todd on Meet The Press

8/10/2020 - CNN’s Stelter questions whether the Left has an anti-Trump media outlet

8/7/2020 - NYT questions credentials of conservative journalist picked for White House pool

8/7/2020 - Study: Journalists really do live in a bubble

8/5/2020 - MSNBC producer confirms network’s bias is ‘cancer,’ not an accident

8/5/2020 - Report: Nearly three-quarters of Americans think the media is ‘too biased’

8/5/2020 - NY Times paints Elizabeth Warren as ‘racially progressive,’ omits past of racial exploitation

8/4/2020 - Head of NY Times’ 1619 Project backs away from entire premise

8/3/2020 - Reuters smears Herman Cain in reporting his death from COVID-19

July 2020

7/29/2020 - Washington Post settles Sandmann defamation lawsuit

7/29/2020 - News, opinion staffs at Wall Street Journal clash over cancel culture

7/28/2020 - Longtime New York Magazine writer excoriates publication for its bias in resignation

7/28/2020 - Chris Wallace calls Biden out for turning down interview request

7/24/2020 - Global pandemic crushes finances, ratings at NPR

7/23/2020 - Twitter bans major religious symbol, calling it ‘hateful’

7/22/2020 - Teen Vogue pushes ridiculous claim about rent on young girls

7/17/2020 - Washington Post hides bad conclusion in story forcing tie between rise in violent crime to gun sales

7/16/2020 - Former NYT executive editor downplays ‘molehill‘ Weiss resignation

7/15/2020 - Joy Behar makes wildly false claim about Republicans

7/15/2020 - Journalists use faulty data to dunk on Florida

7/14/2020 - NYT opinion writer blasts paper’s ‘illiberal environment’ in scathing resignation letter

7/14/2020 - What did it take to expose Epstein? Not a call for justice, but a chance to hit Trump

7/14/2020 - CNN’s Brianna Keilar: Trump ‘peddling in debunked and illogiical crap’

7/13/2020 - Sleeping Giants leader apologizes after co-founder accuses him of gaslighting her out of group

7/13/2020 - Washington Post has fact-check fail in trying to dispute Trump claim

7/10/2020 - Outlets that called Trump ‘mentally unfit‘ ignore poll showing Biden might be

7/9/2020 - Vox employees erupt after co-founder signs letter criticizing ‘cancel culture’

7/9/2020 - Fox News host: Forget the evidence – it’s a hate crime if Bubba Wallace says so

7/8/2020 - MSNBC’s Joy Reid criticizes loans made to right-leaning groups, omits left-leaning recipients

7/8/2020 - NBC News announces affirmative action hiring plan to address racial inequality

7/7/2020 - New York Times, DNC take aim at Mount Rushmore

7/6/2020 - CNN names and shames advertisers that have declined to boycott Facebook

7/6/2020 - Media uses own speculation to mar positive jobs report

7/6/2020 - Trump rips Fox News for ‘phony’ suppression polls

7/6/2020 - CNN communications boss snarky Trump tweet criticized by former network producer

7/1/2020 - Trump questions Fox News for hiring former DNC chair: Where are you, Roger Ailes?

June 2020

6/30/2020 - Washington Post editor deletes tweet saying white women are ‘lucky’ we ‘aren’t calling for revenge’

6/26/2020 - CNN blasts Trump for alleged leadership failures

6/26/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes CDC for pandemic response, but doesn’t revise blame-Trump narrative

6/26/2020 - ESPN does not apologize for hyping noose story

6/26/2020 - MSNBC turns blind eye to past controversies as Joy Reid ascends

6/26/2020 - MSNBC expected to tap Joy Reid to replace Chris Matthews

6/26/2020 - Teen Vogue uses platform to preach communism, Marxism to young girls 

6/25/2020 - NBC News repeats false claim that protests don’t lead to more coronavirus cases

6/25/2020 - Trump steps up attacks on Fox News: They have ‘horrible, vicious’ people

6/25/2020 - CNN gives Pelosi soft treatment on ‘trying to get away with murder’ comment

6/25/2020 - BuzzFeed promotes protest narrative that disregards health officials’ concerns

6/24/2020 - CNN cites incomplete study to prove protests do not lead to more coronavirus cases

6/24/2020 - ABC News interview sidesteps Cuomo’s nursing homes order

6/24/2020 - ESPN jumps the gun on noose claim at NASCAR race

6/23/2020 - NBC News dismisses ‘anarchy’ in Seattle autonomous zone

6/23/2020 - CNN shields Biden from press conference criticism

6/23/2020 - NPR gets called out for misleading photo in article on white supremacy

6/23/2020 - Fox News scores record ratings for Trump rally coverage

6/22/2020 - CNN exposes hypocrisy about Trump’s rally crowd size

6/22/2020 - NBC News contradicts itself in report on TikTok users’ ‘sabotage’ of Trump rally

6/22/2020 - NY Times silent as Biden dodges press conferences

6/19/2020 - NY Times provides cover for Durbin’s offensive ‘token’ remark

6/19/2020 - CNN dismisses poll findings that show Americans believe Biden has early dementia

6/19/2020 - CBS News’ tweeted headline misleads readers about officer-involved shooting

6/18/2020 - NBC News blasts governors not considering ‘another shutdown’ as virus cases rise

6/18/2020 - NBC News interview whitewashes Virginia governor’s hypocrisy after blackface scandal

6/18/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes Trump administration for asylum policy

6/17/2020 - BuzzFeed News blames conservatives for Minnesota Freedom Fund controversy

6/17/2020 - NBC News reporter exposed for collaborating with left-wing British group on article

6/17/2020 - NY Times article contradicts previous stance on crowded protests

6/17/2020 - Chris Wallace calls out the media for being ‘Anti-Trump advocates’

6/16/2020 - Fox News removes altered photos of Seattle’s Black Lives Matter protest zone

6/16/2020 - NY Times dismisses coronavirus concerns during crowded Brooklyn rally

6/16/2020 - ESPN shifts to social justice coverage as ratings crater

6/16/2020 - Hypocritical CNN editor blows up Trump-West Point ramp story

6/16/2020 - NY Times teases story with backhanded suggestion favoring gun control

6/15/2020 - CNN’s Jake Tapper stumps Omar on disbanding police narrative

6/15/2020 - NY Times overlooks Black Lives Matter criticism of potential Biden VP pick

6/15/2020 - NBC News praises Brooklyn rally, criticizes Trump for having own rally

6/12/2020 - ‘Buildings Matter, Too’ headline costs top Philadelphia Inquirer editor his job

6/12/2020 - Amazon’s Jeff Bezos ‘happy to lose’ customers over company’s Black Lives Matter support

6/12/2020 - NY Times pans Biden comparing George Floyd to MLK

6/12/2020 - CNN calls Seattle autonomous zone ‘peaceful’ despite armed checkpoints

6/12/2020 - ESPN obscures major reason Kaepernick is not playing in the NFL

6/11/2020 - NY Times praises Seattle’s protester-run autonomous zone

6/11/2020 - CNN promotes Biden theory about Trump refusing to leave if he loses the election loss

6/11/2020 - NBC News does not report on protesters’ destruction of virus testing sites

6/10/2020 - PBS reporter awarded for excellent news coverage despite her partisanship

6/10/2020 - NY Times publishes false report on George W. Bush not supporting Trump

6/10/2020 - CNN provides cover for WHO regarding its confusing coronavirus comments

6/9/2020 - ESPN erases Kaepernick’s anti-police rhetoric from history

6/9/2020 - Axios backtracks on allowing reporters to protest

6/9/2020 - NPR blasts Trump for restarting rallies this month

6/8/2020 - NBC News walks back hydroxychloroquine criticism

6/5/2020 - NBC News pushes pandemic fears to force mail voting

6/5/2020 - NBC reporter downplays DC church fire as ‘some vandalism’

6/5/2020 - BuzzFeed News praises Biden, slams Trump in news coverage

6/4/2020 - CNN piles on Trump, highlights Pelosi’s criticism

6/4/2020 - ABC News highlights protesting nurses despite risk of spreading virus

6/4/2020 - Hypocritical NY Times journalists outraged at Tom Cotton editorial

6/4/2020 - NYT Magazine reporter: Property destruction ‘is not violence’

6/4/2020 - Washington Post calls out Bezos for charitable donation record

6/3/2020 - CNN obscures network president Jeff Zucker’s mayoral ambitions

6/3/2020 - New York Times lets Democrats rewrite its headline

6/3/2020 - BuzzFeed News shows major double standard in framing protests

6/2/2020 - CBS News silent on Biden’s police training comment

6/2/2020 - PBS reporter proven wrong about claims about riots, anarchists

6/2/2020 - NowThis News calls Trump a coward for moving to bunker

6/1/2020 - CNN reports on riots, remains silent on protests spreading COVID-19

6/1/2020 - Miami Herald columnist calls Republicans Trump’s ‘cult’

6/1/2020 - NowThis misleads readers on Trump’s withdrawal from WHO

May 2020

5/29/2020 - CNN’s Jim Acosta: Trump ‘is trying to silence fact-checking’

5/29/2020 - No CNN coverage of YouTube censoring criticism of Chinese government

5/29/2020 - MSNBC’s Ali Velshi downplays Minneapolis riots: ‘It is not, generally speaking, unruly — but fires have been started’

5/28/2020 - CNN hits Fox News for not being in lock-step with coverage, ignores own hypocrisy

5/28/2020 - NowThis News disbelieves ‘so-called’ Big Tech censorship of conservatives

5/28/2020 - NY Times hides truth about Planned Parenthood’s coronavirus loans scandal

5/28/2020 - CNN silent as New York deletes controversial nursing homes order from website

5/27/2020 - NY Times silent on WHO praise of China’s COVID-19 efforts

5/27/2020 - Former CBS News boss: Journalism has become the ‘clarion voice of the resistance’

5/27/2020 - NowThis News equates Trump’s praise for Henry Ford to anti-Semitism, Hitler

5/26/2020 - NowThis News: Trump ‘attempted extortion to swing elections in his favor’

5/26/2020 - Politico hypes potential of Trump ‘delegitimizing the election if he loses’

5/26/2020 - CNN runs with Gov. Cuomo’s Trump-blaming quotes on nursing home deaths

5/22/2020 - GQ article cherry-picks, skews facts to maintain narrative in ‘history’ of the pro-life movement

5/21/2020 - Gayle King: COVID prevented us from covering this major Biden story

5/20/2020 - BuzzFeed News attacks Trump for taking hydroxychloroquine drug

5/20/2020 - CNN claims Trump ‘sows division and confusion’ during pandemic

5/20/2020 - NY Times directs blame toward nursing home lobby, excuses Cuomo

5/19/2020 - NBC News freaks out about Trump’s admission he takes hydroxychloroquine

5/19/2020 - NY Times leaves out major details about China deceived the US

5/19/2020 - CNN’s Jake Tapper blasted over ‘smear campaigns’ hypocrisy

5/18/2020 - Washington Post publishes glowing profile of Stacey Abrams

5/18/2020 - Washington Post praises Never Trump movement

5/18/2020 - Daily Beast blasts reporter responsible for Obamagate scoop

5/15/2020 - National media drops the ball on Michigan Gov.’s nursing home edict

5/15/2020 - Biden denied involvement in ‘Obamagate’ despite records contradicting his claim

5/15/2020 - CNN defends Greta Thunberg town hall invitation

5/14/2020 - CNN allows Pelosi to call Democrat COVID 19 relief bill ‘not partisan’

5/14/2020 - CNN omits evidence in Flynn unmasking investigation

5/13/2020 - After weeks of silence, media presses Cuomo over nursing homes edict

5/13/2020 - NBC’s Chuck Todd apologizes for airing deceptive Barr quote, claims it ‘wasn’t our edit’

5/13/2020 - CNN promotes false narrative about Americans wanting a vaccine before returning to work

5/13/2020 - NY Times: Reporter ‘went too far’ in criticism of Trump administration virus response

5/13/2020 - MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough apologizes to Pence, Cruz for Kimmel video Twitter feud

5/12/2020 - NowThis News claims Trump’s ‘Obamagate’ theory was ‘unfounded’

5/12/2020 - Biden’s poll numbers fall after media covers sexual assault allegation

5/12/2020 - BuzzFeed inadvertently confirms Americans’ need to go back to work

5/11/2020 - NowThis News claims anti-lockdown protests ‘are monuments to white privilege’

5/11/2020 - BuzzFeed blasts Title IX rule changes without mentioning due process

5/11/2020 - Meet the Press admits it ‘inadvertently’ edited AG Barr’s comments on Flynn case

5/11/2020 - After weeks of sparse coverage, media reports on Tara Reade’s interview with Megyn Kelly

5/8/2020 - BuzzFeed News: Michael Flynn was guilty, but we ignored evidence proving otherwise

5/8/2020 - AP piles on GOP governor for pandemic response

5/8/2020 - FiveThirtyEight’s Nate Silver criticizes media for ‘not providing context’ in coronavirus reporting

5/8/2020 - NY Times analysis fails to consider economy as reason behind anti-lockdown protests

5/7/2020 - CNN relegates hospital struggles to an afterthought

5/7/2020 - Media neglects coverage of Cuomo taxing out-of-state volunteers

5/7/2020 - New York Times shields Cuomo from criticism about nursing homes edict

5/6/2020 - Former NYT reporter rips paper’s call for Biden investigation

5/6/2020 - BuzzFeed News blames North Korean defectors for misleading news

5/6/2020 - NY Times, CNN fail to cover WHO’s praise of Sweden’s COVID-19 response

5/6/2020 - CNN fails to report that 1 in 4 Democrats prefer replacing Biden as nominee

5/5/2020 - CNN buries its incorrect report on Kim Jong Un’s health

5/5/2020 - CBS News buried information in reports racism ‘fueled protests’ in Michigan

5/5/2020 - FiveThirtyEight finds mainstream media covered Reade’s allegations less than conservative media

5/4/2020 - New York Times Editorial Board calls for ‘unbiased, apolitical panel’ formed by DNC to investigate Biden

5/1/2020 - NowThis News omits criticism about Biden’s lack of transparency

5/1/2020 - CNN dismisses possibility of virus outbreak at Chinese lab

5/1/2020 - CNN turns blind eye to Biden’s claim about university archives

5/1/2020 - Biden stumped by MSNBC’s Brzezinski when asked about archive search

April 2020

4/30/2020 - Washington Post Editorial Board urges Joe Biden to address sexual assault allegations

4/30/2020 - CNN does not dispute Kirsten Gillibrand’s defense of Biden

4/30/2020 - CNN blasts Biden campaign for twisting NY Times report

4/30/2020 - BuzzFeed News defends de Blasio’s tweet

4/29/2020 - NY Times does not report on Trump correcting reporter over incorrect statistics

4/29/2020 - Pelosi thanks MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle for her ‘objective view’

4/29/2020 - BuzzFeed News claims ‘GOP has tried to suppress voting for decades’

4/29/2020 - CNN omits Biden’s sexual assault allegations

4/28/2020 - CNN does not criticize Gov. Cuomo’s pandemic response

4/28/2020 - CNN skips over WHO chief’s criticism that ‘the world should have listened’ to them

4/28/2020 - CNN pans Biden’s conspiracy theory about Trump delaying Election Day

4/27/2020 - CNN trusts WHO, despite credibility issues

4/27/2020 - New York Times slow to report on video of Reade allegations

4/27/2020 - Trump accuses Fox News of ‘being fed Democrat talking points’

4/24/2020 - CNN carries water for Gov. Cuomo’s criticism of Mitch McConnell

4/24/2020 - CNN, New York Times fail to fact-check Ocasio-Cortez’s worker boycott comments

4/24/2020 - New York Times does not cover Gov. Cuomo’s ‘get a job’ barb

4/24/2020 - Nicolle Wallace: ‘Silver lining’ of coronavirus is the damage it may do to Trump

4/24/2020 - Saving the media would destroy the media

4/24/2020 - BuzzFeed News tries to debunk Wuhan lab theory

4/23/2020 - NowThis News criticizes re-opening the economy

4/23/2020 - CNN stages Chris Cuomo’s exit from quarantine

4/23/2020 - CBS anchor Gayle King calls Stacey Abrams ‘extremely qualified’ for vice-president

4/22/2020 - PBS reporter blasts Trump for holding March rally, but forgot Biden did the same

4/22/2020 - Media dunks on deaths of pro-Trump coronavirus victims

4/22/2020 - Media doesn’t fact-check Ocasio-Cortez for blaming GOP for job losses

4/21/2020 - NowThis News blasts stay-at-home protests

4/21/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes Florida beachgoers who obeyed officials’ orders

4/21/2020 - CNN writes about Ocasio-Cortez’s Senate prospects, but not her deleted tweet

4/20/2020 - NowThis News links Biden sexual assault allegation to Trump’s past

4/20/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes stay-at-home protests’ ties to GOP

4/20/2020 - MSNBC anchor suggests Biden form ‘shadow government’ to counter Trump on coronavirus crisis

4/20/2020 - CNN changes tune on China’s revision of coronavirus data

4/17/2020 - CBS News uses wrong hospital video footage again

4/17/2020 - Washington Post contradicts own narrative about COVID-19 origins

4/16/2020 - NowThis News promotes vote-by-mail, but omits potential problems

4/16/2020 - NY Times Editorial Board implores youth to vote for (almost) anyone but Trump

4/16/2020 - NY Times rejects reporting about Ocasio-Cortez’s stance on Biden allegation

4/15/2020 - Obama endorses Biden, forgets about liberal media backing Democrats

4/15/2020 - NowThis News conceals WHO’s pro-China praise

4/15/2020 - Ocasio-Cortez blames ‘late stage capitalism’ for recent job losses, not the coronavirus

4/14/2020 - CNN promotes Chinese government propaganda

4/14/2020 - New York Times deletes tweet about Biden sexual assault allegation

4/14/2020 - NY Times admits it let Biden campaign influence article’s edits

4/13/2020 - NowThis News covers up WHO’s praise of China

4/13/2020 - CNN’s Poppy Harlow admits that Trump’s China travel restriction policy was a ‘good decision’

4/13/2020 - PBS reporter accuses US Surgeon General of racism

4/10/2020 - CNN aggressively promotes Cuomo brothers love-fest

4/10/2020 - NY Times dodges details of WHO chief’s checkered past

4/10/2020 - CNN’s Cuomo deceptively edits Trump briefing clip

4/10/2020 - MSNBC’s Chris Hayes floats theory that Trump administration inflated virus death projections to claim ‘victory lap’

4/10/2020 - Pew survey reveals the great coronavirus media divide

4/9/2020 - Bernie Sanders’ failure falls on media’s shoulders

4/9/2020 - Media does not scrutinize Phoenix TV’s ties to Chinese government

4/9/2020 - Media masks World Health Organization’s flaws

4/8/2020 - Media ignores British intelligence’s belief about Chinese coronavirus data

4/8/2020 - Chinese government linked reporter tries to spread propaganda at White House briefing

4/8/2020 - BuzzFeed promotes teleconferences for Supreme Court, ignores cybersecurity concerns

4/8/2020 - HuffPost’s clickbait headline claims Trump invested in coronavirus cure

4/7/2020 - CNN avoids blaming China for misleading coronavirus data

4/7/2020 - CNN’s Tapper retweets George Conway’s tweet calling Trump ‘100% Insane’

4/7/2020 - Media won’t report on faulty Chinese-made masks

4/7/2020 - Media can’t avoid ‘Where is Joe Biden’ narrative

4/6/2020 - On coronavirus, media was wrong while Tom Cotton was right

4/6/2020 - NY Times apologizes for inaccurate article about coronavirus ‘doubters’

4/6/2020 - Hypocritical media blasts Trump’s press briefings as ‘rallies’

4/3/2020 - Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘racist’ claim against Amazon goes unnoticed by mainstream media

4/3/2020 - NBC News speculates Stacey Abrams would have been a better Georgia governor

4/3/2020 - New media narrative: Biden is beating Trump

4/2/2020 - Media ignores Biden’s ‘Luhan’ gaffe

4/2/2020 - White House correspondents boot right-wing network from briefings

4/2/2020 - Michigan governor reverses course on chloroquine

4/1/2020 - CNN admits study shows lower coronavirus death rate than the media’s reports

4/1/2020 - NBC News blasts Christian group behind Central Park field hospital over religious beliefs

4/1/2020 - CNN’s Cupp blasts Trump for criticizing reporters

4/1/2020 - CNN correspondent tries, fails to goad Trump with gotcha question

March 2020

3/31/2020 - If it bleeds, it leads: Media omits US fatality rates in reports

3/31/2020 - Media silent on Biden’s sexual assault accuser

3/31/2020 - NY Times finally admits issues with China’s COVID-19 statistics

3/30/2020 - Media unhappy with Marco Rubio’s criticism of COVID-19 media coverage

3/30/2020 - Fox Business parts company with Trish Reagan after controversial coronavirus remarks

3/30/2020 - CNN allegedly did not ask Biden any questions about recent sexual assault accusation

3/30/2020 - BuzzFeed News changes tune on potential COVID-19 cure

3/27/2020 - Media gives AOC a free pass for another ‘Econ 101’ failure

3/27/2020 - Media fails to ask Bernie Sanders about millionaires and billionaires he railed against as they donate toward COVID relief

3/27/2020 - Planned Parenthood’s argument it provides ‘essential’ services undermined by ABC News

3/26/2020 - Media piles on Fox News for shift in coronavirus coverage

3/26/2020 - NBC News praises Andrew Cuomo while criticizing Trump over coronavirus response

3/26/2020 - BuzzFeed News had a bad week

3/26/2020 - Andrea Mitchell stunned by Trump’s high coronavirus approval ratings: ‘People seem to be seeing him as a leader’

3/26/2020 - Washington NPR station to stop airing White House coronavirus briefings due to ‘false or misleading’ information

3/25/2020 - NowThis News fails to consider potential bias in Chinese government statistics

3/25/2020 - BuzzFeed News blames shoppers, not media, for panic-buying sprees

3/25/2020 - Big Tech clamps down on conspiracy theories, shedding neutral stance

3/24/2020 - BuzzFeed blames Trump for man’s death after he ingested fish tank additive

3/24/2020 - Trump debunks media narrative that he discriminates against Asian-Americans

3/24/2020 - NY Times ignores Joe Biden’s teleprompter mishap in coronavirus speech

3/23/2020 - Why isn’t the media questioning China’s report that it has no new virus cases?

3/23/2020 - Media rushes to defend reporter after tiff with Trump

3/23/2020 - Jake Tapper fails to fact-check Ocasio-Cortez’s Trump claims

3/20/2020 - CNN criticizes Republican senator for selling off stock, ignores Democratic senator’s sell-off

3/20/2020 - Poll contradicts media’s narrative that Trump bungled COVID-19 response

3/20/2020 - CNN: ‘Trump peddles unsubstantiated hope in dark times’

3/20/2020 - MSNBC’s Brzezinski, CNN’s Bash praise Trump’s coronavirus response

3/20/2020 - Media fuels racist narrative surrounding Trump’s use of ‘Chinese Virus’ phrase

3/19/2020 - Reporter stands by White House official who allegedly called COVID-19 ‘kung flu’

3/19/2020 - Mnuchin clarifies 20% unemployment rate remarks to the media

3/18/2020 - NBC News overlooks DNC decision to hold primaries amid shutdown

3/18/2020 - China’s expulsion of journalists a real example of attacking the press

3/18/2020 - CDC chief corrects the media: CDC, Trump not to blame for delay in getting COVID-19 tests

3/17/2020 - CNBC hypes wildly high coronavirus prediction

3/17/2020 - Atlantic reporter shows blatant hypocrisy in mixed messaging about ‘Spanish flu’

3/17/2020 - Fake News Kills

3/17/2020 - NowThis News: Trump puts immigrants at ‘higher risk’ for coronavirus

3/17/2020 - Media criticizes Trump for referring to coronavirus as ‘Chinese virus’

3/17/2020 - CNN praises China for inadvertently reducing air pollution during coronavirus

3/17/2020 - WaPo fact checker gives Biden ad four Pinocchios for manipulating video on Trump

3/16/2020 - BuzzFeed News forgets it favorably covered Chinese diplomat

3/16/2020 - Few media outlets cover another policy change for Chinese-owned TikTok

3/16/2020 - NBC News admits Trump ‘may have flattened the political curve’ of coronavirus

3/13/2020 - CNN quotes historians to allegedly prove Trump’s xenophobia

3/13/2020 - Media’s coronavirus coverage ignores reality

3/13/2020 - NBC News: Cubans blame American embargo for lack of medical masks

3/12/2020 - CNN avoids fear-mongering when it comes to Iran-US tensions

3/12/2020 - CNN alleges that Trump’s coronavirus address ‘basked in… xenophobia’

3/12/2020 - NBC News ignores ethics complaint filed against Omar

3/11/2020 - How is Big Tech fighting coronavirus misinformation?

3/11/2020 - Media concludes Sanders will not win the Democratic Party nomination

3/11/2020 - NBC News criticizes Facebook for slow response to anti-Biden, pro-Trump video

3/10/2020 - CNN hypes Michigan primary: ‘Is it all over?’

3/10/2020 - NBC News fails to mention Kamala Harris’ hypocrisy in supporting Biden’s candidacy

3/10/2020 - NY Times apologizes for using photos of Asians in coronavirus coverage

3/10/2020 - CNN declares coronavirus outbreak a ‘pandemic’ ahead of WHO, CDC

3/10/2020 - MSNBC’s Scarborough falls for old fake Trump tweet on stock market plunge

3/9/2020 - NY Times reporter expresses concern about hotel employees, not CPAC attendees

3/9/2020 - How did the media cover Hillary Clinton’s deposition news?

3/9/2020 - The media skim over Biden’s long list of gaffes

3/8/2020 - The most important election ever — since the last one

3/6/2020 - WaPo editorial board warns Democrats that a ‘scorched-earth competition’ would benefit Trump

3/6/2020 - Bloomberg News resumes ‘normal coverage’ of the election after boss drops out

3/6/2020 - Brian Williams, NYT’s Mara Gay flunk math on Bloomberg spending

3/6/2020 - NowThis News offers glowing tribute to Elizabeth Warren after her exit from 2020 race

3/6/2020 - Media claims sexism contributed to the end of Elizabeth Warren’s campaign

3/6/2020 - CNN does not believe Schumer’s apology after allegedly threatening Supreme Court justices

3/5/2020 - Media overlooks former political hostage accusing Sanders of praising Cuba

3/5/2020 - How did the media cover Schumer’s alleged threat to Supreme Court justices?

3/5/2020 - Is Joe Biden a moderate like the media says he is?

3/4/2020 - Is the Democratic primary system rigged against Bernie Sanders again?

3/4/2020 - MSNBC’s Chris Matthews abruptly retires on-air after sexual harassment charges surface

3/4/2020 - The New York Times’ preferred candidates lose on Super Tuesday

3/4/2020 - Following Super Tuesday results, media doubles down on favorable coverage of Biden’s campaign

3/3/2020 - CNN chooses not to report Bernie Sanders’ boycott of annual AIPAC event

3/3/2020 - Sanders gets pass after being only major candidate to skip 55th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma

3/3/2020 - BuzzFeed News profiles pro-choice activist, but offers no defense of anti-abortion groups

3/3/2020 - Media ignores criticism from Buttigieg’s brother-in-law about homelessness claim

3/2/2020 - Where is the media coverage about Sanders’ alleged cronyism?

3/2/2020 - Amid 2020 presidential primary news, Google’s taxpayer-funded agreements flies under the radar

3/2/2020 - Favorable media coverage surrounds Biden’s first-ever primary win

3/2/2020 - MSNBC suspends contributor for frequent anti-Sanders remarks

February 2020

2/28/2020 - NowThis News highlights Prager U losing free speech case against Google, YouTube

2/28/2020 - Sparse media coverage of Cuban newspaper ‘prominently displaying’ Sanders’ praise of Castro

2/28/2020 - Where is the media coverage about Sanders’ policy proposals and their cost?

2/28/2020 - Hillary Clinton to launch podcast just in time for 2020 campaign

2/27/2020 - Data contradicts Sanders’ claim about Castro’s literacy program, which he praised multiple times

2/27/2020 - ABC News correspondent suspended after off-the-cuff remarks on Trump go public

2/27/2020 - NBC News: U.S. intelligence officials blame lawmakers for weaponizing briefing on Russian election interference

2/26/2020 - Media fails to warn parents about TikTok and privacy risks for young Americans

2/26/2020 - Media fails to correct Sanders when he reiterates praise for Fidel Castro’s literacy program

2/26/2020 - NowThis News overlooks Sotomayor’s partisan rhetoric

2/25/2020 - NowThis News does not retract or correct story about alleged Russian interference in 2020 election

2/25/2020 - Media ignores details about Sanders’ praise of Cuban literacy rates under Fidel Castro

2/25/2020 - Hillary Clinton: Russia is still trying to ‘choose our next president’

2/25/2020 - Bernie Sanders accuses MSNBC of being biased against him

2/24/2020 - NBC News admits Sanders’ past ‘praise of Socialist regimes’ could affect his 2020 general election chances

2/24/2020 - Media highlights Sotomayor’s dissent and her accusation SCOTUS favors Trump administration

2/24/2020 - New narrative emerges as media asks whether Sanders could be ‘unstoppable’ primary candidate

2/24/2020 - WaPo’s Sullivan urges media to abandon ‘neutrality’ in Trump reporting

2/21/2020 - NBC News debunks Buttigieg’s claim he could convince GOP voters to support him

2/21/2020 - Mainstream media fails to report on Omar’s alleged marriage to her brother

2/21/2020 - Media headlines focus on Bloomberg’s debate performance, forgets Sanders

2/21/2020 - Brian Williams blames ‘The Apprentice’ for launching Trump presidency

2/21/2020 - NY Times leaves out major details after publishing piece from Taliban columnist

2/20/2020 - Bernie Sanders’ delegate flip-flop escapes media’s attention

2/20/2020 - NowThis News criticizes mainstream media for Warren’s lack of media coverage

2/20/2020 - CNN ignores TikTok app’s Chinese ties and security implications

2/19/2020 - After Democratic debate, Chris Matthews calls out socialism’s major problems

2/19/2020 - CNN backs Obama’s claim that he spurred America’s strong economy under Trump

2/19/2020 - Media blackout over 1776 initiative’s launch to counter NY Times’ 1619 Project

2/18/2020 - Politico highlights Democratic Party’s hypocrisy on interfering in other party’s primary election

2/18/2020 - Is Pete Buttigieg a moderate Democrat? Media overuses ‘moderate’ in describing Buttigieg’s positions

2/18/2020 - NY Times reporter allegedly disapproves of Trump’s visit to Daytona 500 NASCAR race

2/18/2020 - Pelosi: ‘I had no intention’ of ripping up SOTU speech beforehand

2/17/2020 - BuzzFeed News continues criticism of Instagram for permitting Bloomberg’s Instagram ad campaign

2/17/2020 - NBC News asks if ‘winning ugly’ is enough for Bernie Sanders, but ignores Sanders’ past

2/17/2020 - Reporters excuse CNN’s Brian Stelter for believing Michael Avenatti at face value

2/14/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes Bloomberg’s 2020 campaign after affiliate accepts Bloomberg money for Instagram campaign

2/14/2020 - NBC News pokes a hole in media’s claim that 2020’s warm winter was due to climate change

2/14/2020 - NowThis News: Iowa and New Hampshire primaries are too white

2/14/2020 - YouTube funds liberal group to produce journalism videos

2/13/2020 - Sparse media coverage of Indiana burial of aborted fetal remains

2/13/2020 - History ignored: Media overlooked Biden’s past presidential campaigns

2/13/2020 - NowThis News blasts Attorney General Barr taking action over ‘sanctuary laws’

2/12/2020 - Media avoids criticism of Biden’s departure from New Hampshire for South Carolina

2/12/2020 - Media continues to ignore Sanders’ past after he wins New Hampshire primary

2/12/2020 - NowThis News criticizes Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg

2/11/2020 - Facebook, Twitter reject Pelosi’s request to remove Trump video of her ripping SOTU speech

2/11/2020 - NBC News credits Barr, not Trump, for blaming China for recent data hacks

2/11/2020 - Mainstream media overlooks Bernie Sanders’s reversal on releasing medical records

2/11/2020 - NowThis News quotes Fox News host Laura Ingraham

2/10/2020 - Media ignores Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s mix-up of two famous economists

2/10/2020 - CNN: Trump’s impeachment acquittal was similar to the Jim Crow South

2/10/2020 - Media pivots on Biden electability argument ahead of New Hampshire primary

2/7/2020 - CNN repeatedly calls Trump ‘vindictive and vulgar’ during White House speech

2/7/2020 - BuzzFeed News to hire teens to make election-themed short form videos

2/7/2020 - NowThis New rips Trump for awarding Medal of Freedom to Rush Limbaugh

2/7/2020 - CNN praises Romney’s impeachment vote, calls him the ‘head of the new old GOP’

2/7/2020 - Joe Walsh exits 2020 race, fails to make the impact that one CNN analyst predicted

2/6/2020 - CNN: Trump’s ‘bigotry was in plain sight’ at State of the Union

2/6/2020 - ABC News highlights critics’ arguments in discussing Limbaugh’s Medal of Freedom

2/6/2020 - Trump acquitted of impeachment charges, ending media’s biased narrative

2/5/2020 - Bernie Sanders’ socialism flies under the radar in media reports

2/5/2020 - CNN criticizes Trump for alleged State of the Union theatrics

2/5/2020 - Media blames Republicans for electoral disinformation rumors after Iowa caucus app troubles

2/4/2020 - Facebook CEO Zuckerberg commits to defending free speech over ‘censorship’

2/4/2020 - CBS News Praises Super Bowl ‘Kids in Cages’ Halftime Show

2/4/2020 - CNN: ‘Iowa caucuses just died forever’ after app issues prevents accurate election reports

2/4/2020 - The media agrees with 2020 candidates on DNC’s debate requirements changes

2/4/2020 - Media overlooks Romney’s history with CPAC in hyping ‘formal disinvitation’

2/4/2020 - MSNBC’s Wallace is ‘nauseous’ about Democrats infighting

2/3/2020 - Joe Biden snaps at NBC’s Savannah Guthrie over Ukraine questions

2/3/2020 - NowThis News criticizes Trump for excluding Democrats at signing of USMCA deal

2/3/2020 - NY Times interview with 2020 Democratic Party candidates throws in ‘celebrity crush’ question

2/3/2020 - NowThis News links violence against women to climate change

2/3/2020 - CNN blames racism in coronavirus fears instead of the government’s response

January 2020

1/31/2020 - NBC News failed to consider Trump’s history of securing the release of hostages

1/31/2020 - Where has the media’s Iran coverage gone?

1/31/2020 - BuzzFeed News claims Trump is a narcissist for holding a rally in Iowa

1/31/2020 - NBC News/WSJ poll shows Democratic primary voters watch CNN over MSNBC, Fox News by a wide margin

1/31/2020 - Media ignores Holocaust Remembrance Day tweet by Omar, which claims she will ‘confront anti-Semitism’

1/30/2020 - NowThis News ignores own anti-Semitic controversy in report on Holocaust Remembrance Day

1/30/2020 - Warren Buffett throws in the towel on newspapers

1/29/2020 - Media goes after State Department after NPR reporter removed from trip

1/29/2020 - CNN’s Don Lemon apologizes after on-air panel mocks Trump supporters

1/29/2020 - NBC News whiffs on article on California’s homelessness crisis

1/28/2020 - Critics blast Washington Post for suspending political reporter over Kobe Bryant tweets

1/28/2020 - NBC News admits impeachment trial coverage bores Americans

1/28/2020 - Hillary Clinton: Facebook will use its ‘immense’ power to re-elect Trump in 2020

1/27/2020 - Pew: Fox News most trusted news source of Republicans, CNN most trusted by Democrats

1/27/2020 - Media fails to report on judicial ethics guidance recommending judges not join Federalist Society

1/27/2020 - Media overlooks Obama adviser’s warning about impeachment not resonating with Americans

1/27/2020 - MSNBC’s Ari Melber: Democrats didn’t provide ‘overwhelming evidence’ in impeachment trial

1/27/2020 - Des Moines Register claims Elizabeth Warren would ‘treat truth as something that matters’

1/24/2020 - NowThis slams Trump administration for new visa rules affecting pregnant travelers

1/24/2020 - NBC News runs Democrats’ narrative that Senate trial would be seen as ‘rigged’ if Trump is acquitted

1/24/2020 - BuzzFeed News makes a big deal out of alleged Prince Charles, Mike Pence handshake snub

1/23/2020 - CNN continues to bring up violent Charlottesville rally when discussing Richmond gun rights rally

1/23/2020 - Media makes the case for Democrats’ impeachment arguments, ignoring how Americans are split on impeachment

1/23/2020 - New York Times expands standards department to include news, opinion

1/22/2020 - Media criticizes Mexico for blocking migrant caravan in southern Mexico

1/22/2020 - NowThis News ignores peaceful Virginia pro-gun rights rally after playing up fear of violence

1/22/2020 - NowThis News promotes pro-choice study, ignores researchers’ bias

1/21/2020 - Media plays up potential violence ahead of peaceful Virginia gun rally

1/21/2020 - Media excuses Sanders campaign’s misleading video about Biden, Social Security

1/21/2020 - CNBC misleads public on 2020 fundraising numbers between Trump, Democratic candidates

1/21/2020 - Liberals decry NY Times co-endorsement of Warren, Klobuchar

1/20/2020 - NowThis News criticizes Trump’s impeachment lawyers over past clients

1/20/2020 - CNN calls Trump’s presidency ‘unrestrained’ after impeachment

1/20/2020 - Tapper chides Democrats for trusting Parnas, acting like he’s the ‘second coming of Theodore Roosevelt’

1/20/2020 - Media overplays ‘OK’ gesture’s alleged ties to white supremacy

1/20/2020 - NowThis News removes anti-Semitic video from its website after student activist denies Anne Frank died in a concentration camp

1/17/2020 - NBC News cites study critical of YouTube over ads algorithm, ignores the study’s source

1/17/2020 - NBC News pans Trump’s trade deal with China

1/17/2020 - Ahead of 2020 Women’s March, few media outlets admit the movement’s anti-Semitic controversies

1/16/2020 - CNN has buyer’s remorse on impeachment, wonders if the Democrats made ‘a mistake by going fast’

1/16/2020 - After Sanders-Warren post-debate audio surfaces, NBC News denies debate featured ‘personal attacks’

1/16/2020 - NowThis News sides with pro-Palestinian student activists in criticizing Trump’s executive order

1/16/2020 - Iran So Far Away

1/15/2020 - NowThis News promotes Women’s March, glances over group’s controversies with generalities

1/15/2020 - NBC News analysis downplays personal spat between Sanders, Warren