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Nets Neuter Newt, Puff and Enrich Hillary
CBS News Demanded Gingrich Scuttle His Book Deal, But CBS Made Book Deal with Sen. Hillary
ABC "Sets The Table" For Bush With Jesse Jackson Conspiracy Theories
GIBSON: NO HONEYMOON FOR RACIST REPUBLICANS
ABC: "The Loser Might Be the Rule of
After Anti-Gore Ruling, Reporters Challenge U.S. Supreme Court's Stature, Judgment and Objectivity
In Lockstep, Reporters Flay Supreme Court Stay
Florida Supreme Court Ruling Was Great, But U.S. Supreme Court Made a Damaging Partisan Move
Jack Ford Finds It "Difficult" To See Politics In Florida Supremes
ABC STILL SELLING FLORIDA COURT AS PACK OF MODERATES
Bill Maher Jokes That America Hoped O.J. Killed Katherine Harris
ABC PAYS FOR THIS, AND NBC'S TODAY THINKS IT'S FUNNY
Charles Gibson Trusts Bob Beckel And Al Gore, But Jeb Bush? Forget It
ABC HOST SUGGESTS ONLY REPUBLICANS ARE POSEURS
Networks Stumped: Is Al Gore More Like A Military Hero Or Teen Crush?
MSNBC'S BANFIELD IS EXCITED BY ALL-DEMOCRAT PHONE FEST
Patience Is A Very Partisan Thing
Network Stars Wanted the Impeachment Trial Cut Short, Hammered GOP for "Lengthening the Process"
Newsweek's Fineman Admits The Media Are Coddling Loser Gore
"THE ATTACKS ON BUSH WOULD BE ABSOLUTELY VICIOUS"
Bush Wins? Not As Democrat Dan Rather Sees It
CBS Anchor Suggests Florida's Partisan Secretary of State is Far from the Final Nail in Al Gore's Coffin
ABC's Diane Sawyer Can't Spot Non-Votes, But Praises Those Who Can
FLORIDA DIMPLE-SPOTTERS ARE DOING "PHENOMENAL WORK"
Networks Don't Pass "Smell Test" on Partisans
Media Are Hostile to Florida Official's Decision to Abide By Statutory Vote-Counting Deadline
Media Talking Heads' Pro-Gore Weekend Line
Liberal Pundits: Gore Won Florida; Republicans Who Complain Are Hypocrites; Karl Rove Is a Liar
No Media Skepticism of Fla. Ballot Challengers
So Far, National Reporters Haven't Examined the Background of Palm Beach Trio Suing For a Re-Vote
Jonathan Alter Demands Gore Presidency In Spite Of Outcome
THE CONSTITUTION DOESN'T PLEASE ONE LIBERAL REPORTER
What If Bush Called His Opponent "Evil"?
Vice President's Outrageous Rhetoric Is Largely Unrebuked During Campaign's Final Hours
Media Promote Last-Minute Anti-Bush Hit Job
Despite Being Smeared With Democratic Fingerprints, Networks Hype Story of Bush's 1976 Arrest
PM Edition: TV Balances Liberals... with Ultra-Liberals
Networks Push Gore and Nader Line on Global Warming "Threat," But Ignore Skeptical Scientists
Cole-Call Outrage vs. Beirut Tragedy Milking
Hillary's Outraged Media Supporters Don't Extend the Same Rules of Civility to Conservative Leaders
NBC's Slavish Social Security Spin Specialists
Claire Shipman Applauded Effective Gore Scare Ad, But Bush's Defense Spun As "Harsh Attack Ad"
NBC: Helping Hillary on GOP Cole Calls
Today Co-Hosts Upset at New York Phone Calls, But Blind To Democratic Anti-Bush Calls in Michigan
Networks Talk Ads, But Ignore the NAACP's
ABC, CBS, NBC Air NARAL Ad for Gore; ABC, CBS Hit Ads Against Gore on Sharpton, Chinagate
Is It Civil To Suggest Bush Is a Killer?
Media's Willie Horton Ad Bashers Sit in Stony Silence While NAACP Ad Is Denounced by Bob Kerrey
An Educational Example of Anti-Bush Bias
ABC & NBC Ignored July RAND Study Touting Texas, But Promoted Critical RAND Election-Eve Report
Saturday Night Live Poked Fun At One-Sided Pro-Gore Questions
LEHRER'S TOWN HALL DEBATE SO BIASED IT INSPIRED A SKIT
Jack Kemp Ripped, Joe Lieberman Skipped
Boston Globe, CBS, U.S. News & World Report Have Perfect Double Standard on Farrakhan Flaps
PM Edition: Do Softballs Help Sell the Master of Detail?
CBS Picked Style Over Substance, ABC Praised Veep's Mastery, While NBC's Russert Forced Specifics
Lehrer Picks Pile of Liberal Questioners
PBS Anchor Stacked the Deck for Gore With Eight Questions from the Left, and Two from the Right
Media Malpractice on Texas Health Care
State Comptroller Not Allowed To Respond, Even Though She Was Cited As Source By Gore Backers
Holy Squish! Lieberman Goes Soft
Veep Pick Hailed for Orthodox Morals Ignored By Networks When He Becomes Farrakhan-Praising Pol
PM Edition: ABC Pushes Bush Gaffes, Ignores Gore's
Networks Found No Gore Flubs Worth Pointing Out; ABC's Jack Ford Feels the Vice President's Pain
Lehrer Repeated Shaw's Liberal Questions
Why Didn't the PBS Anchor Balance Questions from the Left with Questions from the Right?
Networks Have Yet To Question Gore's Error On Alaskan Oil
WHY DO REPORTERS KEEP INSISTING GORE IS "THE MASTER OF THE MATERIAL"?
Right-Leaning Talkers Shock Morning TV
ABC's Diane Sawyer Challenged Fox's Bill O'Reilly, While NBC Balanced Limbaugh with Begala
Bernard Shaw's Left-Leaning Flaw
CNN Anchor Hit Veep Hopefuls with Liberal Questions; Little on Lieberman's Flip-Flop Whopper
Lieberman Respects Farrakhan: No Story?
After Eight Days, Most of the Press Still Missing, Despite Question to Clinton, Fox's Grilling of Daley
PM Edition: Tall-Tale Al Gets Ignored or Excused on TV
Only ABC Asked About Witt, and Stephanopoulos Found "No Big, Big Lies or Grand Distortions"
ABC Wins in the Post-Debate Bias Contest
Stephanopoulos Swooned Over Gore; ABC Gore Reporter Praised Al, Bush Reporter Dumped on W.
Stop the Church of Saint James Lehrer
Debate Moderator Is Not Bryant Gumbel, But His Journalism Has Historically Followed the Liberal Pack
Why Can't Tim, Bob, Wolf, Tony, Sam & Cokie Invade Hillary's Space?
IT'S OCTOBER, AND THE TOWN MEETING STAR IS MISSING...
Media Out to Lunch on Gore's Big Gay Shift
ABC, CBS, NBC Ignore Gore's Changing Stand for Gay "Civic Unions" In MTV/Time Youth Forum
With Pro-Gore News Like This, Why Buy Ads?
Like the RATS Fracas, Networks Take Democratic Handouts and Build a Controversy Around Them
CBS Evening News Questions Military Opposition To Gore
DAN RATHER RAISES SPECTER OF 3rd WORLD DICTATORSHIP
Why No Talk of Gore's Big Oil Connection?
Protesters of Gore's Family Ties to Occidental Petroleum Spiked While Al Bashes GOP "Big Oil Ticket"
Will TV Let Gore Get Away With Phony "Profiteering" Charges?
REPORTERS SHOULD DEMAND TO SEE THE PROOF
Gore Drug Claim Not True. Who Cares?
ABC, CBS and NBC Hyped "RATS," But Won't Tell Viewers About Vice President's Fictional Tales
Sawyer Proves Charge Of Pro-Gore Omissions
STEPHANOPOULOS EXCUSE: AL GORE'S JUST "IN THE ZONE"
Zero on Gore Corruption Scoop
TV STUCK TO HILLARY DEBATE, DOWNEY PACKAGE
Why Gore Looks Good: Omit, Omit, Omit
Reporters Tout Democratic Momentum, but Few Report Stories That Might Ruin the Veep's Vibe
You Don't Want a Tax Cut, Voters Told
FMP Analysis: No Economic Experts Quoted as Network Newscasts Portray Bush Tax Plan as a Loser
Bush Is Right: Clymer Is a Liberal Jerk
Criticized New York Times Reporter Sought to Promote Ted Kennedy, Demote Newt Gingrich
Nixon, the Wife Abuser and Drug Addict?
Networks Promote Anti-Nixon Author As Credible, But They Dismissed Anti-Clinton Authors
Gore In '94: Clinton Hasn't Lied
THE UNBELIEVABLE INTERVIEW BEHIND THE FOILED RNC AD
Verdict First, Evidence Later on Ray "Leak"
Dan Rather Embarrasses Himself By Claiming "Carefully Orchestrated Leak" by "Jesse Helms Wing"
August 16, Campaign 2000
AM Edition: Lieberman "Too Conservative"?
"There's Not Very Much Talk About Poverty in America"
August 15, Campaign 2000
AM Edition: Both Parties Too Conservative for MSNBC
Liberals Probed About Concerns the Ticket Not Liberal Enough
PM Edition: Journalists Applaud "Rock Star" President
No Questioning of Clinton's View of Self, History, and GOP
August 14, Campaign 2000
AM Edition: Lieberman Let Off Easy Sunday Morning
Cheney Grilled on Votes, Lieberman by CBS About Cheney's Pay
PM Edition: Invisible Donna Reappears on Morning Shows
CBS Host Praises Political Ascent of "Unapologetic Liberal"
Lieberman the "Conservative Democrat"?
Does a Conservative Rating Average of 19 Percent Define the "Middle of the Road" of Politics?
August 4, Campaign 2000
AM Edition: "Presidential" Bush Won Over Media, But...
"I'll Tell You the Surprise, I Thought It Was a Very Good Speech"
August 3, Campaign 2000
AM Edition: Cheney's "Red Meat" Dissected
"I Thought This Was the Convention of Sweetness and Light"
PM Edition: "Nasty" Speech, "Religious Right" Assailed
Couric Amazed: "Mild-Mannered Dick Cheney. Who Knew?"
August 2, Campaign 2000
AM Edition: "Inclusive Party"? Networks Say No
Tom Brokaw: "Isn't It About Intolerance?"
PM Edition: Lynne Cheney Called "Right-Wing Warrior"
Katie Couric Grills VP Nominee's Wife About Conservative Views
August 1, Campaign 2000
AM Edition: Powell Appearance Used to Rebuke GOP
"Have to Think About Minorities...Not Just Every Four Years."
PM Edition: Today Skeptical of "Made-for-TV" GOP
Powell Quizzed on Mandela, Confederate Flag and Abortion
July 31, Campaign 2000
AM Edition: Cheney Quizzed on Sunday About Past Votes
Donaldson: Should Someone Who Used Cocaine Be President?
PM Edition: "Warm and Fuzzy" With No "Red Meat"
CBS Asks How An African-American Could Support Cheney
Is Cheney Extreme Next to Gore?
"MOST CONSERVATIVE" VS. "NOT A LIBERAL IN SIGHT"?
No Buzz About Baseless Business-Bashing
Top Government Officials Were Told the Truth, But Preferred to Attack Big Oil for "Price Gouging"
Did Gumbel Call Guest a "F---ing Idiot"?
In One Morning, Conservative Expert Robert Knight Gets Dissed by CBS, Cancelled by ABCNews.com
Changing the Subject to Big Oil-Bashing
Networks Turn on Oil Companies After EPA Declared Itself Innocent on Midwestern Gas Price Hikes
Gary Graham vs. Ricky Ray Rector
Networks Gave 30 Stories to Texas Capital Case vs. Two for 1992 Arkansas Execution
Pumping Protests, Dumping Conventions
If Conventions Are Un-Newsworthy "Foregone Conclusions," What Was the "Million Mom March"?
Gore: "I'm Not an Expert on Computers"
Democrat Stumbled Over Fox Question About Mysteriously Vanishing Year Of White House E-Mails
Al Gore's Tennessee "Tempest In a Toilet"?
Veep's Renters Go To TV Station to Force Plumbing Repairs, But Big Media Flushes Another Gore Gaffe
Little "Sleaze Factor" Coverage of Clinton
Major Networks, News Magazines, Even Newspapers Ignore Potentially Embarrassing New Stories
Disbarment? What Disbarment?
Most Network Morning and Evening Shows Whistled Past Effort to Revoke Clinton's Law License
Helen Thomas, Legendary Liberal
Long-Time UPI White House Correspondent Quits Rather Than Work for Conservative Owners
A Million Moms Need a Straight Shooter
Why Must Organizer Donna Dees-Thomases Sell Herself As A Clueless, Unorganized Housewife?
If It Isn't Big Government, It's Risky
Media Ridicule Bush's Social Security Reform Plans, but Gore's Scheme Is Called "Conservative"
Nationaljournal.com Finds Liberal Bias
CNN Editor Denounces As "Crock" Discovery of Great Gap Between Liberal and Conservative Labeling
CNN's Dishonest Hillary "Town Meeting"
Network Failed to Tell Viewers or Web Visitors That Questioners Were Screened Before Show
Dan Rather, Stenographer to Power
CBS News Unveiled Its Compassion for Janet Reno, Fidel Castro, and Photographed INS Gunman
Skeptics Frozen Out of Warming Debate
Will Media's Earth Day Extravaganza Include Any Dissent from the Environmental Establishment?
Relax, Elian Will Live Above Cuba's Poor
In A Public Relations Twist, Reporters Tout the Privileges of Communist Party's "Well-Off Stratum"
Leonardo: ABC's Liberal Laughingstock
25-Year-Old Movie Star/Teen Idol/Earth Day Activist Hired as White House Correspondent For a Day
Legacy Enhancers and Campaign Enablers
Missing E-Mails, Tax-Funded Campaign Planes, Lavish Lisbon Living, and Man-Handling Willey Ignored
Clinton: Other Nations Lucky to Lack NRA
While Networks Deplored NRA's "Personal" Attacks in 28 Stories, Only One Faced Clinton's Rhetoric
Media to LaPierre: Only Conservatism Kills
Same Outlets Shocked by NRA Leader's Clinton Quotes Routinely Let Liberals Find Malice on the Right
Big Three Black Out Anti-Gore Scoop
Internal Justice Department Memo by LaBella Hit the L.A. Times Friday, But ABC, CBS, NBC Spiked It
Bush Is "Far Right," McCain Wasn't "Left"
STUDY: TV Evening News Couldn't Find A Left Turn on the Republican Campaign Steering Wheel
McCain's "So-Called" Straight Talk Express
Media Favor McCain's Sloganeering Bus Title, But Dan Rather Chokes on "Christian Coalition"
Al Gore Benefits from the McCain Frenzy
Media Suggest Bush's S.C. Victory Tilts Him to the Far Right, But Ignore Gore's Attention from Far Left
What Conservative Anti-McCain Ads?
Media Outlets Ignore Ads Which Underline McCain's Support for Tobacco Tax, Attacks on Pro-Lifers
Rather's Anchorman Amnesia Over Hillary
Much Like Tom Brokaw's Amnesia With Gore, CBS Anchor Cites Hillary Gaffes He Hasn't Aired
No Bounce Allowed for Forbes or Keyes
Media's Overt Favoritism for McCain Matched by Exclusion of Conservative Top Finishers in Iowa
Little or No Interest in Gore and Marijuana
Media Leaped on Rumors of Bush Cocaine Use Without Any Accuser, But Gore Accuser Gets Little Play
Why Should Hillary Hate the Press?
Reporters Plugged Letterman Stunt, Protested Buffalo Interview, and Downplayed Meeting with Racists
Jeffrey Toobin vs. The Right-Wing Cabal
ABC Fires Zelnick and Kristol, But Its "Objective" Legal Expert Has New "Highly Partisan" Liberal Book
Where are Gun Rights Themes on TV?
New Two-Year MRC Study Found Pro-Gun Themes and Arguments Are Unwelcome On the Air
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