Rachel Maddow Covers Why Journalists Cover The Birther Movement
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Rachel Maddow walked something of a fine line on her show tonight, balancing covering birtherism (“Reporting on spending press time covering ‘birtherism’ itself, I think is a defensible thing.”) and lending even more coverage and attention to Donald ...

Vanity Fair Leads The ‘Balders’ Movement
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Some say it’s too easy to make fun of Donald Trump’ s hair. We say it’s too fun. Apparently Vanity Fair feels the same way as us, because it’s leading the Balders movement , a push to have Trump verify that his hair is actually real: If Trump intend ...

Top Ten Things Donald Trump Should Demand to See Next
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In the aftermath of the Birther movement (the afterbirth, as everyone is cleverly calling it), out of the wreckage of Orly Taitz ’s long fifteen minutes, one undeniable truth has emerged: if you really need to see something that is completely meanin ...

Bob Schieffer: Trump Is A Racist
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Bob Schieffer didn't hold back in his criticism of Donald Trump on Wednesday's "CBS Evening News." In an unusually unvarnished comment, he accused Trump of... ...

GLENN BECK: Maybe It's Lack Of Education That Makes People Interested In Donald Trump
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Glenn Beck does his own Birther scolding, except unlike Obama he is not blaming the media. The Fed has its first press conference today in almost a century.  No one's paying attention to it because THE BIRTH CERTIFICATE FINALLY CAME IN...Why is it m ...

Obama Takes Swipe at Networks Over Birther Coverage
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At a widely televised news conference designed to squelch the “birther” issue and put to rest a media frenzy stirred up largely by Donald Trump, President Obama on Wednesday revealed his birth certificate and used the opportunity to take a swipe at t ...

OBAMA: Donald Trump Is A Carnival Barker
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This will be the takeaway from today's bizarre Obama presser in which he attempted to shame the press and the not-fringe part of the country into paying attention to things that actually matter. For the latest media news, visit The Wire . Follow us ...

MSNBC’s Ed Schultz: ‘I Think Donald Trump is a Racist’
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Various commentators ( myself included ) have consistently called out the Birther movement , and other attacks on President Obama ’s background, as racial dogwhistles, cynical exploitations of the racial mistrust of others. MSNBC’s Ed Schultz took i ...

The View Slams Donald Trump As Racist; Whoopi: ‘I’m Playing The Damn Card Now’
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Whoa. In just this five minute clip of The View , there were enough soundbites for about 10 posts. Yes, folks, this is why the media is so in love with the Birther issue . As Whoopi Goldberg , Elisabeth Hasselbeck , Joy Behar , and Sherri Shepherd a ...

Whoopi Goldberg Thinks Trump Is Racist
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Today on the view, Whoopi Goldberg criticized the “birther” conspiracy theory (and Donald Trump continually bringing it up) as racist: “I’m getting tired to trying not to find things slightly racist. It is very difficult, on a daily basis, to see th ...

Cable News Coverage Of The Birther Issue: MSNBC Most, CNN And Fox Least
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Aside from the one-man birther extravaganza that was Donald Trump , who pushed the birther story hardest? According to data from the Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism reviewed by the Poynter Institute’s Julie Moos , MSNBC had the most coverag ...

Whoopi Godlberg Thinks Trump is Racist
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Today on the view, Whoopi Goldberg criticized the “birther” conspiracy theory (and Donald Trump continually bringing it up) as racist: “I’m getting tired to trying not to find things slightly racist. It is very difficult, on a daily basis, to see th ...

Ann Coulter To O’Reilly: MSNBC, Liberals Are To Blame For Birther Media Madness
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Ann Coulter made an appearance on The O’Reilly Factor this evening to lend her voice to the discussion of today’s big media story: “The birth certificate thing.” Host Bill O’Reilly asked Coulter whether she could put the issue in “any kind of contex ...

SORRY MR. PRESIDENT: The Economy Got 10x More News Coverage Last Week Than The Birthers
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President Obama needs to get off the Internet.  Or at least turn off his cable news.  In his Birther presser earlier today Obama scolded the media for getting distracted by the stories that don't matter and suggested these were serious times and the ...


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