Sunday, December 14

Rolling Stone & UVA—Did the reporter have an agenda? How the CIA uses misinformation; should the media publish hacked emails? Obama's recent media blitz; an American journalist held in Iran.

Rolling Stone & UVA—Did the reporter have an agenda? How the CIA uses misinformation; should the media publish hacked emails? Obama's recent media blitz; an American journalist held in Iran.

January 6th, 2013
12:42 PM ET

Media Monitor - January 6

The Journal-News faces backlash for publishing addresses of gun permit owners, The New York Times fails in an attempt to gain access to drone strike information, Hannah Storm’s return to TV after a terrible accident and the huge news about Kim Kardashian’s pregnancy.


Filed under: Blog • Media Monitor • Reliable Sources
January 6th, 2013
12:41 PM ET

Reporters and Republicans

Howard Kurtz talks to think tankers Thomas Mann and Norm Ornstein about their new book’s thesis that the media hasn’t properly held Republicans to account for their radicalism.

 


Filed under: Media • Media Criticism • Politics • Reliable Sources
January 6th, 2013
12:41 PM ET

Gore’s Al Jazeera payday

Former Al Jazeera English anchor Dave Marash talks to Howard Kurtz about his old employer’s takeover of Current TV.


Filed under: Al Gore • Al Jazeera • Al Jazeera English • Blog • Media • Reliable Sources
January 6th, 2013
12:39 PM ET

Lance Armstrong lied (to me)

Howard Kurtz on a New York Times report suggesting that disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong is considering coming clean about his use of performance-enhancing drugs.


Filed under: Blog • Lance Armstrong • My Two Cents • Reliable Sources
January 6th, 2013
12:38 PM ET

Hurricane Christie hits media

Ana Marie Cox, Tim Carney and Howard Kurtz on Chris Christie’s scathing comments about House Republicans’ failure to vote on a Hurricane Sandy relief bill.


Filed under: Blog • Chris Christie • Hurricane Sandy • Media Criticism • Politics • Reliable Sources
January 6th, 2013
12:22 PM ET

Hillary haters hammered

Ana Marie Cox, Tim Carney and Howard Kurtz examine the backlash against conservative commentators who mocked Hillary Clinton’s medical condition.


Filed under: Blog • Fox News • Hillary Clinton • Media Criticism • Reliable Sources
January 6th, 2013
12:20 PM ET

Covering the cliff craziness

Dana Bash, Jonathan Weisman and Howard Kurtz look back at the late-night Congressional drama over the fiscal cliff deal.


Filed under: Blog • Congress • Fiscal Cliff • Politics • Reliable Sources