CNN's Cuomo Revolted By 'Price is Right' Music at GOP Rally; Omits Bob Barker Backed Candidate

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<p>On the 12 March 2014 edition of <em>New Day</em>, CNN's Chris Cuomo played up how Florida Republican David Jolly's campaign played <em>The Price is Right </em>theme music at his victory rally on Tuesday, and remarked that its use was somehow a perfect sign of the influence of big money in political races: "What a metaphor for what politics has become – that they are playing the theme song of The Price is Right when they celebrate a victory, because it's about the money! It makes me sick."<br /><br />What Cuomo didn't realize is that the former host of The Price is Right, Bob Barker, endorsed Jolly. NewsBusters executive editor Tim Graham noted NPR's reporting on Barker's endorsement in a <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2013/12/15/bob-barker-endorses-…; target="_blank">December 2013 item</a>.</p>

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