Tag Archives: Right-wing media

When God is on your side, all things are possible- even pedophilia and sexual abuse

Last Thursday, late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel found himself in a Twitter spat with Roy Moore, Alabama’s Republican Senate nominee. The night before, Kimmel had dispatched a comedian from his show… Read more »

“A right-wing media network anchored around Breitbart [has] developed as a distinct and insulated media system”

Right-wing media evolved into a hall of mirrors in 2016, when Breitbart displaced Fox News as the key agenda-setting and attack-leading epicenter of a disinformation-filled, paranoid ecosystem promoting Donald Trump… Read more »

Roger Ailes: Gone…and hopefully soon forgotten

Roger Ailes, the Fox News co-founder who resigned amid a sexual harassment scandal, died on Thursday, his wife, Elizabeth Ailes, confirmed in a statement. The network’s former chairman and CEO… Read more »

When in doubt, smug arrogance ALWAYS defeats competence and compassion

When Will New 'Fat Cat' @BarackObama Have Made Enough Money? https://t.co/ugpbpZbLUa — Fox Nation (@foxnation) April 26, 2017 Cantor Fitzgerald LP will pay former President Barack Obama $400,000 to speak… Read more »

“You saddled the rest of us with misrule and disaster. Own it.”

Holy mother of god, I’m tired of reading quotes from people who live in places where the local economy went to hell or Mexico in 1979, and who have spent… Read more »

All Republicans need to do to prove me wrong is govern effectively. Go ahead; I’ll wait….

A few days ago, I compared Minnesota and Wisconsin to support my contention that Republicans are simply incapable of governing effectively when given the opportunity. No, Democrats aren’t perfect, but… Read more »

Oxymoron alert: “I love the First Amendment; nobody loves it better than me”

[H]ere’s the truth: The press is not the opposition party. The media is not the enemy of the American people. Negative stories are not fake news. And when Trump keeps… Read more »

“[T]he whole world is watching and listening very carefully to what the president has to say”

Sweden needs our thoughts and…explanations what the hell Trump's talking about. #SwedenStrong https://t.co/FAUKVqpGtl — Stephen Colbert (@StephenAtHome) February 21, 2017 Sunday afternoon, CNN’s Athena Jones expressed amazement that Pres. Donald… Read more »