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.

February 10th, 2013
01:08 PM ET

Media Monitor- February 10

NBC gets an exclusive on the Obama administration’s drone policy, which escapes the attention of  Bill O’Reilly and Doonesbury takes a stand for newspapers.


Filed under: Reliable Sources
February 10th, 2013
01:06 PM ET

CBS Orders Grammys Dress Code

Maureen O’Connor, Lola Ogunnaike and Howard Kurtz on why CBS has issued guidelines that aim to prevent Grammy participants from showing too much skin.


Filed under: Blog • CBS • Reliable Sources • The Grammys
February 10th, 2013
01:05 PM ET

Facebook Users Taking ‘Vacations’

Sarah Lacy, Mario Armstrong and Howard Kurtz discuss the results of a survey that found that a majority of Facebook users have taken extended breaks from the social media site.


Filed under: Blog • Facebook • Netflix • Technology
February 10th, 2013
01:02 PM ET

Menendez Faces Unproven Allegations

Steve Roberts, Ryan Lizza, Lauren Ashburn and Howard Kurtz on the controversy surrounding Senator Robert Menendez, including allegations on a conservative website that he used underage prostitutes.


Filed under: Blog • Reliable Sources • Unnamed Sources
February 10th, 2013
01:00 PM ET

Paper Highlights First Lady’s Derriere

Steve Roberts, Ryan Lizza, Lauren Ashburn and Howard Kurtz debate the merits of a Washington Post article about a high school coach’s rant about Michelle Obama.


Filed under: Blog • Michelle Obama • Reliable Sources • Washington Post
February 10th, 2013
12:59 PM ET

Christie Fumes Over Weighty Issue

Steve Roberts, Ryan Lizza, Lauren Ashburn and Howard Kurtz discuss the New Jersey governor’s jokes about his weight and his angry reaction to a doctor who expressed concern for his health.


Filed under: Blog • Chris Christie • Media Criticism
February 10th, 2013
12:56 PM ET

Fox and GOP Forge New Image

Steve Roberts, Ryan Lizza, Lauren Ashburn and Howard Kurtz examine how and why Fox News Channel is attempting to appeal to more moderate viewers. .


Filed under: Blog • Fox News • Media Criticism • Reliable Sources • Sarah Palin