Brad Wilmouth
Cross posted to the MRC's NewsBusters blog On Wednesday's CNN This Morning, as the show had on Washington Post reporter Matt Brown to discuss the Georgia Senate runoff, co-host Kaitlan Collins asked Brown about his article tying the runoff system to White segregationists who designed it in the 1960s. Neither mentioned that these segregationists were Democrats as Collins vaguely called them "…
Cross posted to the MRC's NewsBusters blog On Thursday morning, CNN promoted the politically correct cause of making it easier for gay men to donate blood as CNN This Morning devoted a segment to the topic. Setting up the discussion, co-host Poppy Harlow even seemed to complain that Americans who are HIV positive (most of whom are gay men) are not allowed to donate blood. After noting that it…
Cross posted to the MRC's NewsBusters blog Several times on Saturday, CNN demonstrated its fixation on racial issues that strains for a reason to discuss slavery within topics you wouldn't expect it. Previewing the upcoming Georgia runoff between Democratic Senator Raphael Warnock and Republican nominee Herschel Walker, correspondent Nadia Romero tried to tie the runoff system to slavery. She…
Cross posted to the MRC's NewsBusters blog On Monday's CNN This Morning, co-host Don Lemon tried to undermine Republican complaints about the negative effects of bail reform in New York during an interview with Republican congressional candidate Adam Lawler. He also lamely suggested that the Republican candidate for governor, Lee Zeldin, shares blame for crime near his home even though he is…
CNN This Morning November 4, 2022 8:11 a.m. Eastern POPPY HARLOW: As someone who takes my kids every day on the subway in New York City very close to where you are this morning, look, yeah, homicides are down, but rapes are up, robberies are up, felony assault is up, and you talked about your opponent not having solutions. One thing that Lee Zeldin has said he would definitely do if he becomes…
Cross posted to the MRC's NewsBusters blog Over the weekend, it was fake news deja vous all over again as MSNBC host Ali Velshi repeated discredited claims that Republican Brian Kemp engaged in shady activity to get himself elected governor in 2018. This election misinformation redux came during an interview with Democrat Stacey Abrams on Saturday morning during the time slot left open by the…
Cross posted to the MRC's NewsBusters blog On Friday evening's The Situation Room, the new CNN was again looking like the old CNN as fill-in host Brianna Keilar invited Democratic Congressman Jim Clyburn (D-SC) to expand on recent comments comparing the U.S. to pre-Nazi Germany from the early 1930s. After Clyburn -- the current majority whip in the House -- complained about some of the…
Cross posted on the MRC's NewsBusters blog Reacting to President Joe Biden's speech warning about alleged threats to democracy, NBC News historian Michael Beschloss on Wednesday night gave a cartoonish warning about the dangers of Republicans winning next week's election. He fretted that "our children" might be killed as a result, and that there might no longer be the freedom for historians to…