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Archive for the 'fox' Category

I Can’t Really Blame Anyone For Misunderstanding Al Franken

Monday, October 24th, 2005

Especially when it comes to his sense of humor [sic]. I wouldn’t expect a site “dedicated to exposing and combating liberal media bias” to have anything resembling an appreciation for the absurd; however, where Al Franken’s concerned, missing the joke is forgivable. How Franken was chosen to be the mouthpiece for Air America constantly puzzles [...]

“Ricky Martin Is A Valuable Tool!” | O’Reilly Kicks Asses, (Threatens To) Take Names | Back To Nature

Thursday, July 28th, 2005

From Harry Shearer’s HuffPo: Tucker Carlson’s struggle for perfection [Quicktime movie]. FOX News mouth Bill O’Reilly says he knows who’s supporting the terroritsts. Even though these enemies of the state are giving aid and comfort to The Enemy, magnanimous ol’ Bill is offering them the chance to come on the show and debate him, of [...]

WSJ and Fox (natch) Buy Into Bush Administration Peter Principle

Wednesday, July 13th, 2005

Andrew Sullivan reports that the Wall Street Journal editorial page and Fox’s John Gibson are all for nominating Karl Rove for some sort of medal, or promotion, or something. Gibson’s piece, especially, reads like a rejected Rob Corddry bit on The Daily Show. Speaking of which, last night’s Daily Show found Jon Stewart expressing similar [...]

MSNBC’s Connected Coast to Coast

Friday, March 4th, 2005

Occasionally I require reminding how mediocre MSNBC’s programming is. I saw that Jeff Jarvis is contributing some “blog round-ups” to Connected, so I keyed the program into TiVo. It’s bad. Like, sub-CNN bad. Ron Reagan is horribly miscast as the Seattle co-anchor of the show (the hosts are on different coasts– get it?). Everytime he [...]