Mainstream Media

More Reaction to AP

By on 10.6.08 | 10:53AM

Laura's Miscellaneous Musings has a good roundup of reaction to the outrageous AP "analysis" about "racism" coming from Sarah Palin. And here's even more of the "story behind the story," including third-hand reporting that Ron Fournier had a role in this monstrosity of a story.

Finally, in a sort of related thing, looking at establishment media coverage of this race more broadly, here's a great quote from our good friend Craig Shirley:
"Of course the mainstream media is completely covering the Obama campaign….just like a warm blanket."

Reader Mail

European Airs


Hateful ingrates and other Obamaites. Also: Which side to blame? Carol and the humbugs. Palin's airspace defense. Plus more.

Reader Mail

No Questions Asked


Scamming along the campaign trail. Bailout trumps Constitution -- and the Bible. Alaska: Flyover country? Roush: Why can't we be friends? Thatcher "middle class"? Plus more.

Reader Mail

Easily Understood


Required reading from Peter Ferrara. Messing around with Paulson. Honest Obama. Diner talk. Plus more.

ABC News’ Careful Editing of the Interview

By on 9.13.08 | 11:39AM

Mark Levin has posted (I believe it's just the first night; I've only seen clips) a transcript of the interview between Charles Gibson and Gov. Palin that includes the parts that were edited out, and as my John Locke Foundation colleague Jon Ham notes:

...When you compare his interview with Barack Obama, and especially his interview with a truly unqualified John Edwards in 2004, in which the toughest question was whether he thought the Republicans were being too tough on him, you see the depth of Gibson's bias.