Accuracy in Media

Media Expose Their Own Standards While Targeting Bachmann

In a clear case of the media’s double standard, CNN has been chasing Congresswoman Michele Bachmann around regarding her CPAC comments on the President’s lavish lifestyle. This, when the majority of her speech focused elsewhere: on Benghazi, the federal debt, medical innovations, and cyber attacks. And while CNN insists on piling it on, they bring ridicule on […]

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Meghan McCain Shows the Love for Bachmann [Video]

Meghan McCain who was hired by MSNBC to bring a Republican perspective to the network’s campaign coverage may have gotten a little more than they bargained  after McCain expressed how much she loved Michele Bachmann.  McCain interviewed Bachmann for MSNBC and was extremely complimentary during a panel discussion on Now with Alex Wagner. First McCain […]

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Matthews: GOP Nomination Process Full of Hate

MSNBC Hardball host Chris Matthews didn’t mince any words last night during his commentary when he told viewers that the Republican Party nominating process is all about hate and ignoring experience. MATTHEWS: Let me finish tonight with this: The utter confusion in the Republican presidential nominating process results from two discernible facts. One: they hate. […]

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Garofalo: “Herman Cain is Being Paid By Somebody to Run for President, Helps GOP Deflect Racism Charges”

Liberal comedian Janeane Garofalo told Keith Olbermann the other night that she thinks somebody is paying Herman Cain to run for president and that because he is black he helps the Republican Party deflect charges that they are racist. Garofalo: In this presidential race, because he deflects the racism that—that  is inherent in the Republican […]

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Lemon’s Martyr Moment with Bachmann

Last Saturday started, perhaps, what could become a vendetta between CNN reporter Don Lemon and the presidential campaign of Michele Bachmann. The Iowa Straw Poll didn’t help much in building a cordial relationship between Lemon and Bachmann, and the coming year and a half will likely only bring more intensified political coverage. The defining incident […]

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Joy Behar Mocks Bachmann Makeup Expenses: “Maybe She Should Pray the Gray Away” [Video]

The ever insightful crew On ABC’s The View tackled the subject of hair and makeup expenses for GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann, giving Joy Behar another opportunity to mock a Republican. Barbara Walters defended Bachmann, saying that she didn’t see anything wrong with her wanting to look good, sparking this exchange: Behar:  Wait a minute.  […]

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March 2013

3/22/2013 - Media Expose Their Own Standards While Targeting Bachmann

January 2012

1/7/2012 - Media Likes Bachmann More Now That She Isn’t Running for President

December 2011

12/8/2011 - Republican Jewish Coalition: NATIONAL SECURITY (Romney, Gingrich, Perry, Bachmann, Santorum)

12/2/2011 - Meghan McCain Shows the Love for Bachmann [Video]

November 2011

11/16/2011 - Matthews: GOP Nomination Process Full of Hate

August 2011

8/28/2011 - NY Times’ Keller Compares Religion to Belief in Space Aliens

8/19/2011 - Garofalo: “Herman Cain is Being Paid By Somebody to Run for President, Helps GOP Deflect Racism Charges”

8/16/2011 - Lemon’s Martyr Moment with Bachmann

8/9/2011 - Chris Mathews: “Newsweek Cover of Bachmann Made Her Look Like Gaddafi”

July 2011

7/28/2011 - Joy Behar Mocks Bachmann Makeup Expenses: “Maybe She Should Pray the Gray Away” [Video]

June 2011

6/21/2011 - Are the Media Building Up Bachmann to Bring Down Romney? [Video]

6/19/2011 - Gay Rights Activist Fails to “Glitter” Bachmann

6/15/2011 - MSNBC’s Matthews Reverses Course, Praises Bachmann

March 2011

3/16/2011 - Matthews to Leno: “I Want to Be Somewhat Nonpartisan”

February 2011

2/4/2011 - Poll: 71% of Americans Want Republicans to Consider Tea Party Ideas