A Real Journalist Wouldn’t Appear So Eager to Take Down Julian Assange

By: Sunday June 30, 2013 2:45 pm

WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian Assange appeared on ABC’s Sunday morning program, “This Week,” hosted by George Stephanopoulos, to provide an update on NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. He was joined by Justice Department whistleblower and Government Accountability Project director of the national security and human rights division, Jesselyn Radack.

Assange said he wished he could give more details on the situation with Snowden but said it was a “matter of international of diplomatic negotiations now.”

 

Sunday Late Night: Barney Frank Gets No Answers about Pot & Sex from Will & Ryan

By: Sunday December 18, 2011 8:01 pm

Barney Frank’s questions about Big Conservative Government’s advocates’ unwavering and prurient interest in regulating pot and sex get no respect from co-panelists George “Gateway Drug” Will and Paul “I Smirk” Ryan. Then the Massachusetts Congressman gets totally shut down by lame duck anchor Christiane Amanpour, who’d prefer to return to her chosen topic of ‘social mobility’ than let Barney deftly pierce the inherent personal liberty contradictions of her guests’ preferred regulatory regime.

Barney Frank revels in the opportunity to speak directly to people who have no response but to smirk at him (Ryan) or to ask for another several decades of pot research before making up their minds whether it’s a gateway drug (Will).

Glenn Greenwald on ABC’s “This Week” Watching Party

By: Sunday May 16, 2010 6:58 am

Glenn Greenwald is on ABC’s This Week this morning with host Jake Tapper, starting at 10am.

Paul Krugman Calls Fox News “Deliberate Misinformation” to Roger Ailes’ Face on National Television

By: Sunday January 31, 2010 11:30 am

I have no idea why Jabba the Ailes decided to appear on “This Week” — but after this beatdown by Krugman, I doubt he’ll be back.

ABC Sunday Show Roundtable to Include… Roger Ailes?

By: Saturday January 30, 2010 7:53 am

Roger Ailes, the Chairman and CEO of the Fox News Channel, will appear on ABC’s “This Week” on the roundtable segment. He will be joined by George Will, Arianna Huffington and Paul Krugman, in what could be one of the more interesting Sunday morning shows in recent history.

ABC’s “This Week” Sinks to New Lows

By: Sunday January 10, 2010 1:15 pm

The panel announced for ABC’s This Week should have been a warning: “Danger: Really Stupid and Dishonest Comments Likely.”

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