Former Democratic Nominee Michael Dukakis entered the media filing center here at the Democratic National Convention with little fanfare. In fact, he largely went unrecognized. Different era. Meanwhile Jesse Jackson Sr. who has been in here 45 minutes (and counting) continues to have a posse of fans in the media parade around with him fawning [...]
Team Romney has been trying to convince media reporters covering the conventions to call the stadium here in Charlotte by its name–Bank of America Stadium. However, Democrats have been running away from any optics that might associate them with Wall Street, which most believe would disassociate the base with this years mantra. In the past [...]
If you’re a convention delegate, guest, hell maybe even a member of the media or President Obama’s Finance team, it’s you are going through the 4th street entrance to enter the Time Warner Arena. Attendees are then forced to take their credentials from the protective pastic sleeve twice, causing many to tear the top hole [...]
Wonder what she was reading tonight… You can ask her: “.@Soledad_OBrien can you share with us, your audience, what print-outs you had on Friday’s show? Curious. h/t @viralread” Journalists don’t usually mind citing their material. I’m sure she won’t respond though. Also, we still want to know, “.@Soledad_OBrien WHO sent you the EMAIL with [...]
Disgusting and I think I actually spit on my computer watching this. New tone?
It was searched for more than his budget days after he was tapped as Mitt Romney’s Vice Presidential pick. Ask and ye shall receive. TMZ did it again. Newsworthy. And the Hey Girl, It’s Paul Ryan gals have this:
He’s been doing this a lot lately. He started with waving the right arm, then the left, then he got excited and the nerd excitement wave came: And just yesterday in Ohio: Update 8/16/2012 4:22PM ET: The girls at Hey Girl, It’s Paul Ryan have done it again:
Today, CNN provided ample coverage to Biden’s remarks at a campaign speech yesterday. In direct repudiation of Roland Martin’s commentary on AC360, not a single African-American would defend Vice President Joe Biden’s “put y’all in chains” comments made in Danville, Virginia. Many went so far as to characterize Biden’s remarks as racist or having racial [...]
President Obama has protested claims that Obamacare cut Medicare’s funding by even a penny. Fact-checkers like Factcheck.org, Politifact, and Bloomberg News said that Romney and the GOP’s claim that Obamacare cuts Medicare by $500B. The Obama campaign has recently been everywhere on the issue as the Romney campaign has continued to highlight it against the [...]
Yesterday, after CNN’s Soledad O’Brien was caught using an e-mail featuring Talking Points Memo’s post “The Myth of Paul Ryan the Bipartisan Leader,” her Wikipedia page immediately reflected her newest display of partisanship: Within minutes, not only was the new addition deleted, but the entire “Criticism” section was as well. This set off a flurry [...]
We broke news yesterday and it went viral, making its way into Virginia House of Delegates member and Republican strategist Barbara Comstock‘s email inbox. She was shocked to learn the news that CNN’s Soledad O’Brien was reading an email sent to her which included talking points and a blog post from the liberal, Talking Points [...]
Looks like an opposition research staffer just got his or her wings. The YouTube channel to which this is posted to joined just today and has no other videos posted. The user’s name is “Scott Williams” and was leaked out to The Weekly Standard.
CNN’s Soledad O’Brien is no stranger to controversy or rightful journalistic scrutiny. She’s frequently been exposed for reading Wikipedia or talking points on the air, always disparaging a conservative guest on her program. Tonight, she was the substitute host for Anderson Cooper, a program that boasts of its reputation for “keeping [politicians] honest.” During her [...]