Nixon Would Not Have Authorized Torture, Suggests John Dean

By: Tuesday September 2, 2014 4:18 pm

I asked John Dean a few questions about his new book, The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It, during the FDL Book Salon.


Let’s Stop Letting Bundy Supporters Off the Hook

By: Thursday April 24, 2014 5:14 pm

Here is something I’d like everyone to notice, and I want you to think about different ways to handle this in the future.

When someone that the Right or the Left has embraced is caught doing or saying something bad the MSM go to the supporters and ask, “So, is he still your guy?” Depending on the offense, and the skill of the people being asked the question, the MSM often let them off the hook.

The Magic and Beauty of Hiding Behind Front Groups

By: Friday April 18, 2014 6:30 pm

I know that when KSFO, Savage, Beck or Limbaugh lost advertisers that didn’t necessarily mean they would lose ratings. In fact. they would keep bragging about the ratings because people were tuning in to hear the controversy.

Dear MSM: Spare Me Your Lame, “Dow Soars!” Pieces. I Want Comeuppance Stories!

By: Wednesday May 8, 2013 2:59 pm

I used to think that if only America’s political leaders could see the unemployed in the media, and hear their stories they would act. I don’t believe that anymore.

James O’Keefe: As Creepy and Classless as Pretty Much Every Other Right-Wing Media Hero

By: Thursday September 30, 2010 10:30 am

It seems like only yesterday that Andrew Breitbart’s boy was being hailed as a “pioneer in journalism” deserving of a Pulitzer, an American hero — who Glenn Beck praised as the new right-wing Woodward and Bernstein. Alas, the National Review now says it wall all a big mistake.

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