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4:11 "Police moved in with batons and tear gas. The crowd was dispersed. Some television crew members were knocked to the ground." 4:25 "Although they never numbered more than a thousand, there ...
by otto
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 11:21 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Object lesson in How Not to Tell a Lie: don't claim something that can be easily rebutted by the facts and multiple witnesses. Bill O'Reilly's account of a 1982 riot in Argentina is being sharply ...
by Huginn and Muninn
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Feb 22, 2015 at 11:40 AM PST with 37 Recommends
Bill O'Reilly is a lot of things to a lot of people. And by any rational assessment O'Reilly is at least a Media " Agenda-setter " -- as demonstrated by his recent calls for ' a Holy War against ...
by jamess
Comment Count 30 comments on Sun Feb 22, 2015 at 08:52 AM PST with 21 Recommends
CBS News clearly wants to be Fox Propaganda Lite. Scott Pelley breathlessly claimed that Jeb Bush separated himself from big brother George with regards to foreign policy. However, as pointed out ...
by Merlin1963
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2015 at 10:16 AM PST with 4 Recommends
You must watch this "documentary" from Mike Wallace, circa 1967.....and then I would be interested in your comment. This is just about 45 years ago.....imagine how far we've come....or have we? ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 48 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2015 at 02:21 PM PST with 13 Recommends
CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley pulled up a 2007 interview with George Tenet , CIA director at the time of 911, and who was the man in charge when the CIA turned to 'enhanced interrogation" on ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 09:11 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Seriously? No word on what in the hell CBS was thinking, but for some reason they ...
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 232 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2014 at 07:57 AM PDT with 102 Recommends
Americans love fast. Fast cars. Fast food. Fast information. You can write killer investigative news and get 10,000 reads or put out a meme and get 200,000. That is, if it is attention-grabbing ...
by Brian Ross
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Jul 12, 2014 at 05:56 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
When Sunday Morning contributor Nancy Giles found out that John Boehner is making noises about suing President Obama, she took one look at Boehner's record and got an idea of her own. Given Boehner'...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Jun 29, 2014 at 01:35 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
As ThinkProgress reported Monday, the future of correspondent Lara Logan at CBS News is very much up in the ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 10:50 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
It started for me this evening as I was watching the CBS Evening News. CBS just hired former CIA Deputy Director Michael Morrell as a "security consultant" and commentator and he wasted no time ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 149 comments on Mon Jan 20, 2014 at 05:43 PM PST with 156 Recommends
Maybe. Depends a lot on, if the 'generic' Dem can make the case for providing Public Services (vs. the case for blithely shutting said Services down .) GOP surges ahead of Democrats in 2014 ...
by jamess
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Dec 26, 2013 at 02:01 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Over the past two days Charles P. Pierce has looked at Dickens classic and measured where we are today against the moral imperatives in the story. He's rolled it out in three posts: First , ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Dec 25, 2013 at 07:55 AM PST with 19 Recommends
And if we don't know what those recommendations are, how can we be watchful that they are enacted? Panel recommends far-reaching NSA reforms by Jake Miller, CBS News, cbsnews.com -- Dec 18, 2013,
by jamess
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Dec 18, 2013 at 07:37 PM PST with 18 Recommends
For two months now CBS This Morning has been bustin’ its buttons over the stupendous, unbelievable, mondo profundo national calamity of the Obamacare website. Norah O’Donnell’s beautiful ...
by Kenny The Dee
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Dec 02, 2013 at 10:25 AM PST with 13 Recommends
I just saw this on Huffington Post: Lara Logan and her producer, Max McClellan, would be taking a leave of absence following an internal report on the news magazine's Oct. 27 Benghazi report. The ...
by varii
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 11:20 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Well, finally. Chairman of CBS News and executive producer of 60 Minutes Jeff Fager, in a lengthy memo and outline of their findings from an internal investigation, has asked Lara Logan and producer ...
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 221 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 11:11 AM PST with 411 Recommends
We all know that CNN has gone through a foxification, from the dumbing down of the audience through Wolf Blitzer to the transparently conservative Erin Burnett: CBS was a little late to the ...
by Tortmaster
Comment Count 129 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 05:16 AM PST with 163 Recommends
If your level of outrage over Lara Logan’s botched 60 minutes piece on Benghazi has reached the point that you would take pleasure in watching those responsible undergo a diabolically sadistic ...
by PeaceLoveHarmony
Comment Count 148 comments on Sun Nov 24, 2013 at 11:42 AM PST with 462 Recommends
Oopsies. We shouldn't have included that one liar guy in our report. That was a mistake. Have a nice night. From The New York Times : Lara Logan was scheduled to deliver a report on Sunday’s “...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 223 comments on Sun Nov 10, 2013 at 07:48 PM PST with 315 Recommends