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  • Media Matters staff: Fox's Stacey Dash: Government Assistance Is "The Democratic Party's New Version…

    19 December 2014, 12:58 pm

    From the December 19 edition of Fox News' Outnumbered:Previously:…
  • Matt Gertz: Pew Admits Flaw In Poll Being Used To Attack Stronger Gun Laws

    19 December 2014, 12:29 pm

    The research group whose misleading poll question was heavily touted by the media to suggest "growing public support for gun rights" has acknowledged that the question was flawed.…
  • Daniel Angster: Tampa Tribune Whitewashes Jeb Bush's Murky Business Record In Support Of…

    18 December 2014, 10:22 am

    A Tampa Tribune editorial supporting former Gov. Jeb Bush's decision to explore the possibility of running for president claimed that his past business dealings, which include questionable investments, taxpayer bailouts, and failed ventures, "add to his…
  • Ben Dimiero: Fox News Can't Decide If There's Still A War On Christmas

    18 December 2014, 9:40 am

    Last night on his Fox News show, Bill O'Reilly celebrated having "won the war" on Christmas. He continued the victory lap on NBC's Late Night, telling host Seth Meyers, "it's over, we won. Anybody can say Merry Christmas if they want to."  …
  • Media Matters staff: On NBC's Late Night , Bill O'Reilly Doubles Down With Victory Claim In "War On…

    18 December 2014, 8:24 am

    From the December 18 edition of NBC's Late Night with Seth Meyers:Previously:…
  • Meagan Hatcher-Mays: Media Erroneously Claim Obama Overstepped His Authority By Restoring Diplomatic…

    18 December 2014, 3:38 am

    Media figures are criticizing President Obama for the current diplomatic re-engagement with Cuba by falsely suggesting that taking executive action to ease some travel and trade restrictions is legally questionable. In reality, the embargo is a result of…
  • Connor Land: Right-Wing Media Lash Out At Obamas For Talking About Personal Experiences With Racial…

    18 December 2014, 3:29 am

    Conservative media lashed out at President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama for recounting personal experiences with racism in an interview with People magazine, accusing the Obamas of playing the victim and even asking if the interview made race…
  • Media Matters staff: Limbaugh Manages To Connect Sony Hack And Movie Cancellation To Benghazi Hoax

    18 December 2014, 1:16 am

    From the December 18 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show:Previously:…
  • Denise Robbins: Why Media Shouldn't Glorify PA's Fracking Industry

    18 December 2014, 1:10 am

    Conservative media are praising Pennsylvania's fracking industry in order to criticize New York's recently announced ban on hydraulic fracturing, without mentioning the health impacts that it has had on Pennsylvania's drinking water and communities.…
  • Chance Seales: Fox Host Missed Obama's Reassurance To Americans Over Film Threats

    17 December 2014, 11:22 am

    Fox News host Martha MacCallum falsely claimed that President Obama failed to reassure Americans to continue movie-going after Sony's film The Interview prompted terror threats. However, Obama had encouraged Americans to "go to the movies" hours…
  • Jeremy Holden: New York Times Omits Key Facts To Fabricate Dishonest Clinton-Obama Fundraising…

    17 December 2014, 11:14 am

    The New York Times omitted key facts it had previously reported to dishonestly accuse Hillary Clinton and the Obama administration of selling political favors to an Ecuadorean family in exchange for campaign donations. Excised from the Times reporting is…
  • Media Matters staff: "We Won The War": Bill O'Reilly Congratulates Himself For Having…

    17 December 2014, 9:33 am

    From the December 17 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor:Previously:…
  • Media Matters staff: Bill O'Reilly: African-Americans Should Wear "Don't Get Pregnant At 14" On…

    17 December 2014, 9:28 am

    From the December 17 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor:Previously: …
  • Alexandrea Boguhn & Libby Watson: Right-Wing Media Lash Out After Obama Announces Deal With Cuba

    17 December 2014, 8:42 am

    Right-wing media figures attacked President Obama's announcement of an agreement on diplomatic relations with Cuba, claiming that it is "appeasement" and tantamount to "prop[ping] up another communist dictator." But foreign policy experts and commentators have…
  • Media Matters staff: Fox Turns To Serial Misinformer Betsy McCaughey After Millions More Enroll In…

    17 December 2014, 6:33 am

    From the December 17 edition of Fox News' Your World With Neil Cavuto:Related: …

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