October 21, 2011 From readers of my column on NPR's coverage of the bribery and phone-tapping scandal at News Corp. comes a mathematical measure of bias, discovery of Fox News in the trenches, overworked Shakespearean tragedies and a request to pass the steroids.
July 5, 2011 Over the weekend, someone posted messages on the page claiming that President Obama had been killed. It was about 10 hours before they were removed. Hackers who call themselves The Script Kiddies claimed responsibility.
TV and radio host Glenn Beck.
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July 1, 2011 His critics will "pray for the time when I was only on the air for one hour a day," Beck said. He's launching GBTV.com, where he'll have a daily show starting in September.
May 19, 2011 "Had to monitor Fox for a story. Can't. Deal. With. The. Blathering," someone in the agency wrote, thinking it would go on a personal account. That individual no longer has access to the official Twitter page.
March 3, 2011 The Fox Business Network will broadcast a new evening show hosted by Lou Dobbs, with a familiar name and time slot: Lou Dobbs Tonight at 7 p.m. At CNN, Dobbs clashed with executives over his pursuit of such topics as President Obama's place of birth.
Broadcaster Lou Dobbs, who is joining Fox Business Network.
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November 11, 2010 He left CNN after clashes over some of his commentaries. Fox Business says it welcomes Dobbs' opinions and will sprinkle them throughout its programming.
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October 21, 2010 After a decade with NPR, the network terminated news analyst Juan Williams for comments made on Fox News. Williams' controversial comments on Fox were not an isolated incident, but NPR owed him a chance to explain himself.
December 8, 2009 On a regular basis the Ombudsman's office gets complaints about Mara Liasson and Juan Williams appearing on Fox. But ever since Politico did a story implying that the White House asked NPR to remove Liasson from Fox --which is did not --an unusual...
October 23, 2009 NPR Political Editor Ken Rudin said a "boneheaded" thing on Talk of the Nation on Oct. 21, and now he's apologizing.
September 23, 2009 When Fox News first released damming videos involving employees of ACORN, the community organizing group, the mainstream media, including NPR, was slow to respond. Why? A just-released study of press coverage of ACORN for the last two years might ...
August 6, 2009 NPR political correspondent Mara Liasson went too far on Fox News when she equated problems with the Cash for Clunker program to a "mini-Katrina." That reflects poorly on NPR.
April 28, 2008 UPDATE:Media correspondent David Folkenflik reports on the issue of Pentagon consultants and the New York Times in his <a>
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