Sunday, October 19

Is the media scaring us to death over Ebola? Former CNN president Jon Klein on Nielsen's TV ratings glitch; James Risen on how the crackdown on whistleblowers affects reporting.

Is the media scaring us to death over Ebola? Former CNN president Jon Klein on Nielsen's TV ratings glitch; James Risen on how the crackdown on whistleblowers affects reporting.

April 14th, 2013
01:15 PM ET

Media Monitor- April 14th

Scant coverage for an abortion doctor’s murder trial, a British columnist’s mean-spirited eulogy to Margaret Thatcher and a Foxnews.com reporter avoids jail for protecting her sources.


Filed under: Blog • Media Monitor • Reliable Sources
April 14th, 2013
01:13 PM ET

War on Whistleblowers?

Filmmaker Robert Greenwald tells Howard Kurtz about his new movie that details the Obama administration's attempts to keep whistleblowers silent.


Filed under: Blog • Reliable Sources
April 14th, 2013
01:12 PM ET

Weiner’s Confessional Interview

Paul Begala and Howard Kurtz assess how the New York Times Magazine handled its revealing interview with former congressman Anthony Weiner.


Filed under: Anthony Weiner • Blog • New York Times • Reliable Sources
April 14th, 2013
01:09 PM ET

Congressman’s Twitter Trap

Rep. Steve Cohen tells Howard Kurtz why he posted then deleted a flirtatious Tweet to singer Cyndi Lauper.


Filed under: Blog • Reliable Sources • Twitter
April 14th, 2013
01:05 PM ET

Media Ablaze Over Gun Fight

Ana Marie Cox, Amy Holmes, Nia-Malika Henderson and Howard Kurtz assess the media’s handling of this week’s developments on gun control legislation and Mother Jones's secretly recorded tapes of Mitch McConnell planning a campaign against Ashley Judd.


Filed under: Blog • Gun Control • Mother Jones • Reliable Sources
April 14th, 2013
12:47 PM ET

Marco Rubio’s Seven Show Blitz

Ana Marie Cox, Amy Holmes, Nia-Malika Henderson and Howard Kurtz on the Florida senator’s Sunday morning media marathon.


Filed under: Blog • Marco Rubio • Reliable Sources