By Paul Bedard | 11/20/13 02:27 PM
The “Gray Lady” is taking a page out of the playbook of the media’s internet stars, promising to punch up the New York Times’ 2014 campaign and Washington coverage with “voice and edge.” It will even “harvest” tweets.
By Paul Bedard | 11/14/13 11:51 AM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features Today show co-host Matt Lauer suggesting that Americans may be better off with their new health insurance, despite President Obama's broken promise on keeping current insurance. On Monday’s show during an interview with former GOP vice...
By Mark Tapscott | 11/13/13 09:02 AM
Public distrust of government, especially Congress, is at record lows, but journalists laboring in the traditional news media aren't in much better shape.
By Joel Gehrke | 11/06/13 05:44 PM
Reporters with the Society of American Business Editors and Writers received "training" on how to cover Obamacare's rollout from a policy expert who works with President Obama's former health information technology adviser. The Commonwealth Fund's Sara Collins claimed during the training that...
By Sean Higgins | 11/05/13 09:16 AM
In retrospect, the most amazing thing about the 2012 election was that President Obama's team managed to brand it as a referendum on truth itself, with their man as its champion.
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/04/13 05:03 PM
The most important job of the media is holding the powerful accountable. This task, I believe, is why the founders put the freedom of the press in the First Amendment.
By Paul Bedard | 11/04/13 01:27 PM
This week’s Mainstream Media Scream features MSNBC host Ed Schultz slamming reporters for being too negative when reporting on Obamacare. From his Tuesday "Ed Show," he said: “I know we’re fixated on web sites right now. You know what? I think that network reporters, throughout the...
By Susan Crabtree | 10/30/13 05:23 PM
National Security Agency Director Gen. Keith Alexander on Wednesday said reports detailing American spying in Europe were exaggerated, accusing the press of publishing false reports to help sell papers. Alexander made the remarks during a freewheeling question-and-answer session at a...
By Timothy P. Carney | 10/30/13 12:24 PM
One bad habit of our news media is the He-Said-She-Said problem. Following strict guidelines of neutrality, reporters and editors often refuse to pick a side in a dispute.
By Paul Bedard | 10/29/13 05:36 PM
An NBC investigative internet story that has upended the administration’s oft-repeated promise that Americans will be able to keep their health care plan under Obamacare was largely ignored on the network’s premier TV shows, NBC Nightly News and Today, according to a media watchdog group....
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