Accuracy in Media

Media Reactions to Trump Nobel Nomination are Totally Different From When They Covered Obama’s Nomination

Donald Trump was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, and the mainstream media is still wrapping its mind around it. CBS News, HuffPost and the Washington Post each published pieces mocking the nomination or otherwise condemning the idea. Presidents are known by one sentence, the CBS piece begins, quoting Clare Booth Luce of the Time magazine […]

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Despite Successes, Media Still Critical of Trump’s ‘Disastrous’ Asia Trip

Even by many of his critics’ accounts, President Donald Trump’s Asia trip was largely a success. “During his first visit to Northeast Asia as president, [Trump] stayed on script, deepened relationships with his counterparts and succeeded in communicating the right combination of assurance regarding the United States’ commitment to its allies and resolve in the […]

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New York Times Duped by Parody North Korea Twitter Account

The New York Times reported as fact a tweet from a North Korean parody Twitter account. In the story which described a joint military exercise between the United States and South Korea, the Times noted that “the North Korean government belittled the joint exercise as ‘demonstrating near total ignorance of ballistic science.’” The Times obtained that “fact” from […]

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The Bias Buzz Podcast- FBI Director Short List, Obamacare’s Inevitable Collapse, Paris Climate Agreement, South Korea Veers Left, Bill Clinton’s Novel and More

Episode 71. In this information packed show we discuss the firing of FBI Director James Comey and who is likely to replace him, Macron’s big victory in France and what it means for populism in Europe, Sally Yates’ congressional testimony, South Korea makes a left turn with new president, Obamacare’s continuing collapse and more. Please […]

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North Korea Launched Missile from Submarine

That’s a worrying development: North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be a ballistic missile from a submarine off its northeast coast, South Korean defense officials said, Pyongyang’s latest effort to expand its military might in the face of pressure by its neighbors and Washington. The South Korean officials, who spoke on condition of […]

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May 2018

5/3/2018 - Media Reactions to Trump Nobel Nomination are Totally Different From When They Covered Obama’s Nomination

January 2018

1/8/2018 - Media Too Hung Up on Trump’s Tweets to Consider Whether They’re Working

November 2017

11/15/2017 - Despite Successes, Media Still Critical of Trump’s ‘Disastrous’ Asia Trip

July 2017

7/5/2017 - New York Times Duped by Parody North Korea Twitter Account

May 2017

5/11/2017 - The Bias Buzz Podcast- FBI Director Short List, Obamacare’s Inevitable Collapse, Paris Climate Agreement, South Korea Veers Left, Bill Clinton’s Novel and More

March 2017

3/21/2017 - Liberal Media Unhappy with Trump’s Secretary of State Tillerson Handpicking Press to Accompany Him

October 2016

10/29/2016 - As Tensions with North Korea Rise, U.S. Sends Armored Brigade to Relieve Other Soldiers

10/15/2016 - Decades Later, South Korea’s Architecture Reflects their Cold War History

June 2016

6/1/2016 - South Korean Military Reports North Korea’s Missile Launch Failed

April 2016

4/25/2016 - North Korea Launched Missile from Submarine

4/20/2016 - North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is “Arrogant and Impulsive”

4/12/2016 - Top North Korean Intelligence Officer Defects

March 2016

3/4/2016 - North Korea to Put Nukes on Standby

3/4/2016 - North Korea Fired Projectiles Off South Korean Shore after United Nations Sanctions Vote

February 2016

2/18/2016 - South Korea Claimed North Korea is Planning an Imminent Attack

2/17/2016 - U.S. Air Force Flies Fighters over South Korea to Show Support

December 2015

12/29/2015 - Japan, South Korea reach Agreement and Compensation for World War Two Sex Slaves

August 2015

8/25/2015 - U.S. Sends Three B-2 Bombers after North Korea Escalates Tensions

May 2015

5/10/2015 - North Korea Claims First Successful Missile Launch from Submarine

March 2015

3/21/2015 - South Korea blames North Korea for Nuclear Facility Cyberattack

3/4/2015 - The U.S. Gov’t is “seriously concerned” about North Korean Nukes

February 2015

2/9/2015 - North Korea tests 5 short-range missiles, South Korea says

January 2015

1/12/2015 - South Korean President Urges North Korea to Stop Delaying Talks

April 2014

4/9/2014 - U.S. meets with South Korea and Japan to discuss North Korean Nukes

October 2013

10/10/2013 - North Korea’s Much Ado about Nothing: Threatens Military Force

August 2013

8/30/2013 - U.S. Envoy denied access to North Korea to try to free American

July 2013

7/30/2013 - China urges North Korea to enter Nuke Talks

7/26/2013 - Japan looks to update Constitution to add Pre-Emptive Strikes

7/18/2013 - Panama Detains North Korean ship with Illegal Arms

7/1/2013 - U.S. to target North Korean Bank in Sanctions

June 2013

6/14/2013 - South Korea and North Korea nix peace talks

6/10/2013 - North Korean defectors tell stories of abuse, torture

May 2013

5/24/2013 - North Koreans hold Chinese fishermen captive

5/15/2013 - Japanese politician stirs the pot, angers China