Journalism – not?

It’s because they hated us first

by Skip May 23, 2016

Shot: Link in the image goes (by Neal Gabler). Chaser:

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Data Point – White House Press corps political affilations (a monoculture)

by Skip May 1, 2016

Summary – Not one Republican among the 70 odd Journalists  See lower right, the “0%” .After Obama, and if a Republican gains the Oval Office, the softballs will turn into lead slugs. What’s that word that these same journalists keep throwing out at us?  Oh..oh…wait – I got it!  Definitely shows a total lack of […]

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Clueless Reporter tries to report into nationally known anti-gunner news anchor

by Skip February 24, 2016

The Washington Free Beacon published a “rough transcription” of what transpired: “(Bang) (Bang) (Bang) They say that the (Bang) short distance away (Bang) (Bang) Donald Trump (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) about protecting the Second Amendment (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) All the Republicans (Bang) (Bang) support protecting the Second Amendment. Donald Trump (Bang) has said […]

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Jorge Mesa-Tejada vs Hampstead big spenders (aka “IT’S FOR THE CHILDREN!”) – Part 1

by Skip January 16, 2016

Alinsky’s Rules for radicals: “RULE 12: Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it.“ Of all the stupidest reasons to “support” a $4.59 10 year million school bond issue, bringing in the notion that we have to build an expensive new building so a sniper can’t pick off kids as they walk the 20 […]

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Ted Cruz – “Invasion”

by Skip January 5, 2016

Nice to see Ted Cruz go after the gatekeepers of the Progressive Agenda – Democrat stalwarts all – lawyers and journalists.  After all, they aren’t impacted by the open borders movement, are they? (H/T: Washington Examiner)

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John Dickerson, Democrat Debate moderator tonite, just have them let you sit on their laps

by Skip November 14, 2015

and let them pull your strings.  This will not be a debate as this post from Big Journalism shows.  The whole post after the jump but here’s the jist of it (emphasis mine): COORDINATION: CBS DEBATE MODERATOR DICKERSON MEETS WITH DEMS BEFORE DEBATE …The coordination between the DC Media and Democrats is now out in […]

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Other than Fox News naturally…

by Skip November 3, 2015

Joe Scarborough: No Republican Has Hosted Network Sunday Show or Newscast in 50 Years. I also like the idea that was thrown out there about moderators for Republican debates: if you have never pulled a Republican ballot and voted in a Republican primary…   (H/T: Instapundit)

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WMUR CloseUP: Did we catch Josh McElven in a lie?

by Skip November 2, 2015

This week’s CLOSEUP had a couple of tidbits in it that I just went “really”?  For instance, in his first interview, with Hillary Clinton, he had the chance to put her under the journalistic microscope with a follow up question.  No, not a CNBC type gotcha type – but just good journalism.  Result?

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And you wonder why the MSM always is finding fault with USA?

by Skip September 17, 2015

This image from Big Government.  I almost don’t have to say a word, do I? Just a little handful standing to show respect.  And make no mistake, it is totally about respect. Or the lack thereof.  I can understand if technical crews are working during it – I’ve had to adjust and calibrate stuff when […]

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Notable Quote – Howie Carr

by Skip September 11, 2015

The mainstream media goes crazy about Trump’s latest remark, tasteless as it was, and most of the voters immediately remember the absolute lack of outrage whenever a Democrat says something as bad, or worse. – Howie Carr (reporter, syndicated columnist, author, and Radio Hall of Fame talk show host).   Dunno if “most of the […]

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The real problem

by Skip December 28, 2014

The real problem… — James Woods (@RealJamesWoods) December 26, 2014 (H/T: Powerline)

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Speaking of Terry Bean – actually, the media (including NH) still isn’t reporting the story at all

by Skip November 25, 2014

Again, kudos to Steve for breaking the Terry Bean story here (and here) in NH (DNC Committeeman-bigwhig / Obama donor / NHDP Chair Ray Buckley) being rrested on charges of sodomy on a minor-aged boy and the NH Democrat Party stonewall silence – so as NOT to disavow Raybo’s friend?  Or avoiding the mud of this homosexual rape (I leave […]

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“Who will the elite media vote for”, James Pindell?

by Skip November 2, 2014

James Pindell – in the footsteps of George Stephanopolous and Candy Crowly, you put yourself squarely as “Poster Boy” for this ad this cycle: Don’t worry James, as I have pointed out before, your WMUR compadres have blazed that trail for you. (H/T: Campaign Spot)

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Oof – It’s gotta be bad when even MSNBC criticizes you, James Pindell!

by Skip October 31, 2014

Yeah, James Pindell certainly made himself the story of the US Senate debate – and it went national – when he decided he knew NH’s geography better than Brown (e.g., Sullivan County).  But really, when the most Leftward leaning cable networks, MSNBC, goes after you with one of the most Leftward leaning “journalists”,  National Public Radio’s […]

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Political Scoop: him questions, me answers

by Skip October 17, 2014

Haven’t done this for a while but decided to use the flyswatter one more time before putting it away for the season on a couple of the questions just laid out there in the breeze: Anyone else notice that the Steve Vaillancourt comments on Kuster got more play in national media than it did in […]

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MSM Journalism – on the Left, always advocating for the Left & Big Govt

by Skip September 12, 2014

I have been commenting about this kind of stuff for years now: journalists that aren’t.  Members of the MainStream Media (MSM) that have “progressed” past the traditional “who, what, when, why, and how”, past the “afflict the comfortable and comfort the afflicted” to “make the world a better place”. The first is reporting the news […]

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Does this concern anyone else?

by Skip September 11, 2014

Over at Big Journalism was this headline: WHITE HOUSE SPOKESMAN PRAISES ABC’S ANN COMPTON: ‘SHE IS EAGER TO SEE THE WHITE HOUSE SUCCEED’ Josh Earnest, President Obama’s Press Secretary said this upon the retirement of Ann Compton as part of the White House Press corps: “What’s distinguishing about her is this inner spirit in which […]

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Data Point – Public confidence in the Mainstream Media

by Skip June 20, 2014

 newspapers: fallen to 22 percent, down from 23 percent last year and tying the record low in 2007. higher levels of public confidence in institutions that are often criticized by the press: the military (74%) small business (62%) the police (53%) organized religion (45%). Heh!: Faith in the U.S. Congress currently stands at seven percent, down […]

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So much for the vaunted Fourth Estate, eh?

by Skip June 1, 2014

Certainly at the national level, especially in Washington, DC, we see journalists too concerned with access to the powerful instead of fulfilling the reason why they have a mention in the First Amendment – a free press – which was to enable them to ride herd on government outside of government itself: “Here in the […]

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Data Point – Newspaper Ad Revenue 1950 – 2013

by Skip April 27, 2014

  Is the newspaper industry really starting to swirl around the drain? (H/T: AEIdeas)

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Scott was right – you’re a racist if you think about Obama in a certain way

by Skip February 28, 2014

Scott was right:  FULL of facists! I got bad news.  I agree with many on the left.  Our country is infested with vile racists.  They’re everywhere: in our media, in our government, in our schools, in our stores and they remain contaminating a major political party as they have historically done for well over a […]

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A Two-fer: Kevin Landrigan and the NH GOP

by Skip January 5, 2014

From Kevin Landrigan (political writer at Nashua Telegraph, that daily of declining readership) (reformatted, emphasis mine): Boosting AFP The state chapter of Americans for Prosperity is staffing up with a local talent.  Ross Connolly will start as a field coordinator Wednesday after having a similar role with AFP in New Jersey.  He worked Hillsborough for […]

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Darwin Award – when Journalistic stupidity runs into uncaring Reality

by Skip December 26, 2013

It is has been a LONG time since I saw something worth posting from the Darwin Awards (it went semi-dormant and was on a bookmark list I haven’t used for a while) – a site proclaiming and reveling in how people can find so many ways to eliminate their genes from further participation in our […]

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Every NH Progressive is a foot soldier in NH State Rep Petey Sullivan’s “Tolerance & Diversity” Army

by Skip December 3, 2013

Those NH Progressives – such a tolerant bunch – they love EVERYONE.  Nice to see that Peter Sullivan has marshalled them all behind him in the Democrat War On Women and Minorities and showing that they hate religion – see this Facebook entry by Sullivan? “Yeah, I said it, and I stand by it. The […]

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You know, maybe DiStaso ought to leave the bubble more often…

by Skip October 21, 2013

His story on Kelly Ayotte had this line in it: Ayotte had been successfully straddling the line between Tea Party favorite and establishment Republican — until the shutdown occurred. This is pretty much the same level of “journalism” we see from a lot of these ink-stained (he’s old enough for that phrase) “reporters” lately when […]

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A Socialist President, A Progressive Senate, and a New Leftist Media – what else would you expect?

by Skip October 16, 2013

(H/T: RedState)

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