Accuracy in Media

TV Newser Commencement Speaker List Missing Conservatives

TV Newser released its 10th annual list of commencement speakers, and conservatives are conspicuously missing. Colleges and universities preach that they are bastions of free speech and diversity of opinion, but it’s clear that when it comes to commencement speakers who are part of the media, only one viewpoint is tolerated: CNN’s Christiane Amanpour: Northeastern University […]

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USA Today’s Susan Page: Obama “More Dangerous to the Press” than “Any Administration in American History” [Video]

The deteriorating relationship between the mainstream media and President Obama was highlighted once again this past weekend when USA Today Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page said that the Obama administration has been “more dangerous to the press” than “any administration in American history:” This administration has been more restrictive and more challenging to the press, more […]

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Who’s Crazy? NBC Hired Psychological Consultant to Evaluate Meet the Press’ David Gregory

In what has to be one of the more unusual moves to address a program’s falling ratings, NBC hired a psychological consultant to interview Meet the Press host David Gregory, as well as his wife and friends, according to a report by The Washington Post’s Paul Farhi. Last year, the network undertook an unusual assessment of the 43-year-old journalist, commissioning a […]

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New York Times’ Jill Abramson: “Concerned That the Process of News Gathering is Being Criminalized”

New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson appeared on CBS’s Face The Nation, and told host Bob Schieffer that she was “concerned that the process of news gathering is being criminalized,” because of the Justice Department’s leak investigation that has targeted journalists. Schieffer asked Abramson why the Times decided not to participate in Attorney General […]

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“60 Minutes” Omits Ryan’s Comments on Medicare

“60 Minutes” managed to obtain the first interview with Mitt Romney and his new running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan, on Sunday, but after the segment aired questions have arisen when it was revealed that some of Ryan’s comments on Medicare were left on the cutting room floor. According to HotAir.com, Ryan’s comments on his own mother, […]

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May 2017

5/8/2017 - TV Newser Commencement Speaker List Missing Conservatives

June 2015

6/1/2015 - CBS’s Bob Schieffer Admits the Media May Not Have Been “Skeptical Enough” of Obama [Video]

October 2014

10/29/2014 - USA Today’s Susan Page: Obama “More Dangerous to the Press” than “Any Administration in American History” [Video]

September 2014

9/19/2014 - One Week Wonder—“Meet the Press” Returns to Third Place

April 2014

4/22/2014 - Who’s Crazy? NBC Hired Psychological Consultant to Evaluate Meet the Press’ David Gregory

June 2013

6/3/2013 - New York Times’ Jill Abramson: “Concerned That the Process of News Gathering is Being Criminalized”

May 2013

5/28/2013 - Bob Schieffer: Obama Needs to “Rethink His Entire Communications Policy”

5/20/2013 - Bob Schieffer Grills White House Adviser Over Scandal Response [Video]

August 2012

8/14/2012 - “60 Minutes” Omits Ryan’s Comments on Medicare

May 2012

5/27/2012 - Bob Schieffer Asks Robert Gibbs: “What Ever Happened to Hope and Change? [VIDEO]

July 2011

7/18/2011 - CBS’s Schieffer Maintains that Bad Economy is Mostly Bush’s Fault

June 2011

6/6/2011 - Pelosi Blames GOP for Unemployment [Video]