Accuracy in Media

Rachel Maddow Interrupts Hillary Clinton Interview to Show Sneezing Panda Video

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow interrupted her interview with Hillary Clinton on Thursday by showing a viral video of a baby panda sneezing. “Welcome back,” Maddow said after returning from a commercial break. “My interview with Secretary Hillary Clinton is subject to a brief interruption because of this important video of a sneezing panda.” Maddow then proceeded to […]

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Friday Night Fox News Ratings Massacre

Fox News hit a low point for the year on Friday night as MSNBC beat the top-rated cable news network in the 25-54 primetime demographic, which is what advertisers use to decide where to spend their ad dollars. Fox did better in total viewers, losing only the 9 p.m. slot–which they have done consistently since […]

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March 2018

3/15/2018 - Cuomo Rails on Hannity and Maddow: ‘I Don’t Know Where Their Partisan Fights Are Getting Us’

October 2017

10/23/2017 - HuffPo Calls Out Rachel Maddow for Niger Conspiracy Theory

10/12/2017 - No Mention on NBC News Website of Alleged Burying of Weinstein Scandal Story

September 2017

9/19/2017 - Hannity Challenges Viewers to Help Beat ‘Conspiracy Theory TV’ MSNBC

9/15/2017 - Rachel Maddow Interrupts Hillary Clinton Interview to Show Sneezing Panda Video

9/12/2017 - Laura Ingraham to Get 10 PM Slot at Fox News

July 2017

7/13/2017 - Led By Tucker Carlson, Fox News Remains Top Cable News Network

June 2017

6/20/2017 - Friday Night Fox News Ratings Massacre

May 2017

5/23/2017 - Fox News’ Primetime Ratings Unravel, MSNBC Claims No. 1 Spot for the First Time Ever

5/16/2017 - Post-O’Reilly Fallout, MSNBC Beats Fox in Weekly Demo for the First Time Since 2008

5/15/2017 - Lawrence O’Donnell’s Days at MSNBC May be Numbered

April 2017

4/26/2017 - Bill Who? Fox News Posts Strong Ratings on First Night of Post-O’Reilly Era

4/26/2017 - CNN: Rachel Maddow is Beating Fox News with ‘Long, Informative Monologues’

March 2017

3/29/2017 - Fox News Rides Trump Interest to Top of Cable Ratings

3/21/2017 - Conservative Websites Mislead Readers on Rachel Maddow Ratings

3/17/2017 - Rachel Maddow’s Fake News on Trump’s Tax Returns Dupes 4 Million Viewers

3/16/2017 - Maddow Punks Viewers on Trump Tax Returns

3/16/2017 - Ouch: MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Criticized for Hyping Trump Tax Returns

3/16/2017 - The Bias Buzz Podcast- Maddow’s Trump Tax Reveal Dud, GOP Obamacare Repeal, Kellyanne Conway’s Microwave Cameras, Sanctuary Cities and More

January 2017

1/11/2017 - Megyn Who? Tucker Carlson Slaughters the Competition in Primetime Debut

July 2016

7/27/2016 - MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow: First Part of Bill Clinton Speech was “Shocking and Weird” [Video]

May 2016

5/18/2016 - Gun Control Advocate Rachel Maddow Says “Shooting is Fun”

February 2016

2/22/2016 - Embarrassing: DNC Chair Can’t Explain Super Delegates to MSNBC’s Maddow

2/5/2016 - Rachel Maddow Hugs Hillary, Bernie after Debate

January 2016

1/21/2016 - Hillary Clinton: Networks Preferred Weekends for Democratic Debates

August 2015

8/29/2015 - Dan Rather Floats Trump-Fox Conspiracy Theory [Video]

June 2015

6/12/2015 - WATCH: Rachel Maddow Apologizes for saying Billy Graham is Dead, but He’s Not

May 2015

5/1/2015 - MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Labels Russian Propaganda Cable Channel a “Conservative Media Outlet” [Video]

April 2015

4/16/2015 - Liberal Media Say Clinton Campaign Lacking “Substance”

March 2015

3/3/2015 - Even the Liberal Media can’t Defend Hillary’s Use of Private Email Account While at State Department [Video]

February 2015

2/11/2015 - Rachel Maddow: “Awkward” that No One from NBC Will Talk to us About Brian Williams [Video]

2/3/2015 - Morning Joe Flops in Primetime Experiment

October 2014

10/14/2014 - MSNBC President Phil Griffin Blames Washington Dysfunction for Low Ratings

December 2013

12/11/2013 - Washington Post Announces Rachel Maddow Column

12/5/2013 - Megyn Kelly is Killing the Competition

September 2013

9/17/2013 - Fox Unveils New Lineup: Greta Moves to 7 p.m., Hannity to 10 p.m.

July 2013

7/17/2013 - “Brother Roger” and the Racial Agitators

7/10/2013 - Cat Fight on the Left Over “Fake IRS Scandal”

December 2012

12/5/2012 - White House Opens Its Doors to MSNBC Hosts

May 2012

5/11/2012 - MSNBC Mashup: Bullying Mitt Romney

March 2012

3/8/2012 - Kucinich Loses Primary, But Could Wind Up on Cable

3/4/2012 - Fox Chairman Praises Rachel Maddow’s New Book

February 2012

2/1/2012 - MSNBC Slips to Third in Primetime Ratings Behind CNN

January 2012

1/12/2012 - Fox Wins N.H. Primary Coverage, MSNBC Finishes Third [Video]

September 2011

9/28/2011 - MSNBC Is Losing Viewers to CNN

August 2011

8/6/2011 - Maddow Gets Caught Using Old Limbaugh Birther Clip, Apologizes

June 2011

6/24/2011 - MSNBC Wins, Olbermann Backs off Extending Program

6/7/2011 - Tough Day for the Left, Weiner Admits He Lied

April 2011

4/26/2011 - Maddow: ‘No Political Agenda at MSNBC’

4/25/2011 - The Four+ Fallacies of Lean Forward, 2.0

4/25/2011 - Maddow on HuffPo: ‘Used To Be Liberal, But Who Knows Anymore’

December 2010

12/27/2010 - Larry King: Hannity and Maddow Are “Preachers of Their Own Opinion”