Category: Media

Umm, No

Oprah Winfrey: Americans Disrespect Obama Because He Is Black Winfrey told the BBC that President Barack Obama is receiving an unusually high amount of “disrespect” due to his skin color. There’s a level of disrespect for the office that occurs. And that occurs in some cases and maybe even many cases because he’s African American. […]

Unbiased

Instapundit seems to be keeping up with stories about the media outlets working collaboratively to turn the story of attacks on US consulates and embassies, the tearing down of flags, and the death of the US ambassador to Libya into a reason why Mitt Romney wouldn’t make a good president. A bunch of links here, […]

Rights

A basic difference between the sides: Rights come from government, not God She then goes on try and pass off government restrictions on activity as “rights.” There is a fundamental disconnect here. For all the labels, I think the basic difference between the “sides” is that one sees the government as a power for good […]

Gutsy

It’s important to note the anniversary of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, and it’s important to give credit where credit is due. But this whole narrative about how President Obama somehow stood out from the pack by ordering the raid and that others, particularly Mitt Romney, would not have done the same mystifies […]

Way too late

Media Myth Alert: Why WaPo should reveal sources on bogus Jessica Lynch tale It’s become common wisdom that the tales of Jessica Lynch’s heroics in Iraq in 2003 were a Pentagon fabrication to hype up support for George Bush’s war. Except that it wasn’t the military that told the Washington Post the tales. One of […]